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Contract Type:Fixed Term Contract
Salary or training bursary: £22,000 per annum
12 Months September 2021 - August 2022
Positive Action Scheme
Apply by:04/07/2021 - 23:59
Start date:September 2021

2021 Graduate Scheme

Looking to start your career in marketing at an award-winning agency? Then don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to work on global brands, learn from talented people and have some fun along the way…

Haygarth is an award-winning creative agency that believes in the power of big ideas to make brands easy to love, and simple to buy. In a nutshell, they amaze and persuade. Haygarth design campaigns for their clients across multiple disciplines that reflect the world we now live in - retail anywhere, experience everywhere. 

Haygarth is excited to launch its 2021 Graduate Scheme.  The programme runs for 12 months from September 2021 to August 2022, so you’ll need to be available to work throughout this period (except for holidays of course!). You will join as an Account Executive and will gain a fully integrated experience across key areas of their business. 

You will also receive a competitive starting salary as well as lots of perks including 20 days holiday, your birthday off, a pension, social activities and a weekly drinks trolley.

What you will learn

  • To take responsibility for and support elements of project delivery, within established and agreed budgets and time-frames
  • The daily management of a client relationship such as building and nurturing the relationship, and managing expectations of delivery
  • To work with a creative studio including booking creative resources, liaising with creative services, briefing work into the designers and creatives
  • Budget management by assisting with compiling budgets, tracking and updating costs during projects, developing an understanding of time utilisation
  • Marketing inspiration and idea generation by attending internal brainstorming sessions with

Knowledge, Skills, Experience

  • We welcome applications from all graduates who will have completed their degree by July 2021. You might have completed a degree in a previous year and there is no age limit
  • If you do not have a degree but do have other work experience you are still welcome to apply
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to build strong relationships
  • Able to use own initiative, proactive to the requirements of the position and beyond
  • Able to cope with competing demands
  • High standards at all times, with strong attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • A creative thinker, willing to volunteer your ideas

Interview and Assessment

  • If your application is short-listed, you will be invited to an assessment day at Haygarth’s office in leafy Wimbledon Village along with several other candidates
  • The assessment day will consist of a one to one interview, group tasks, a presentation and a networking lunch
  • You will be given full details well in advance along with details of what to prepare
  • If Haygarth are unable to hold the assessment day in the office due to Covid restrictions, it will be held virtually in a similar format

To Apply

  • Log in to your Creative Access account or register today to apply for this opportunity
  • Upload your CV, cover letter as ONE document (applications without a tailored cover letter will NOT be accepted)
  • Once submitted, you can no longer amend your application, so proof-read carefully
  • Do not contact the company directly
  • Please email any queries about this role to Creative Access at this address: [email protected]

This opportunity is only open to individuals from a group that is under-represented in the creative industries. This includes, but is not limited to, Black, Asian and ethnically diverse candidates, people with disabilities and individuals from lower socioeconomic backgrounds.