The Full Service

Insights Intern

Job Added: 14 May 2019
Applications Close: 13 June 2019
Level: Intern
Contract: Internship
Based: London
Salary: London Living Wage
Twitter: @the_fullservice

Insights Intern

Rankin Group is made up of - Rankin Photography, Rankin Film, Hunger Magazine, Tonic Reps, True Black Studios & The Full Service.

The Full Service is the brand strategy & creative services arm of the Rankin Group.
We are a team of creatives, directors, photographers, researchers, strategists, producers and editors who collaborate with brands ranging from luxury to FMCG, charities, editorial platforms, beauty, fashion & automotive.

We help brands be culturally relevant through creative communication, campaigns, brand building & content creation.

We create work that is bold, brave & beautiful.

We’re looking for an Insights Intern to join the fast paced and fun The Full Service team.

The Internship is for 6 months, full-time 5 days per week, and paid at national living wage.

Rankin Group is a proud and committed to being an equal opportunities employer.

Job Purpose

• To inform & inspire the agency with the latest innovations, insights and trends
• Support the Insight & Strategy Manager with research for ongoing projects, pitches for clients, internal creative teams & new business

Job Responsibilities

Inspire Strategic & Creative Thinking

• Stay up to date with industry, cultural & consumer trends and innovations and share these with the internal teams regularly.
• Research a wide range of categories in the premium & luxury sectors - fashion, beauty, automotive etc.

Conduct Research

• Assist the Insights & Strategy Manager with competitor overviews & brand reviews to inspire strategic & creative thinking to keep the team knowledgeable & ahead of the game in a fast paced environment
• Brand Audits will include all marketing touchpoints from print, film, TV and social channel communications
• Research into specific themes or interests for pitches and current clients as needed
• Store visits and interviews wherever needed
• Often assisting on special projects for Rankin &/or The Hunger team

Create Presentations

• Help the insights & strategy manager build presentations for internal inspiration and client projects

Manage & Share

• Help other team members locate relevant reports & articles for their projects
• Share ongoing inspiration & trends regularly in the form of presentations, news letters & group mail


• Assist in day to day admin and any other task required by the Insights & Strategy Manager as needed

Experience and Skills Required

• Previous experience in an insights or research role within an advertising or trend forecasting or media agency
• Some knowledge or experience using research tools such as; Stylus, WGSN, L:SN, Mintel, Ebiquity, Google Analytics, Similar Web
• Articulate writer and confident presenter
• Research and analysis skills
• Able to juggle multiple, fluid deadlines
• Passion for trends, culture and consumer behaviour within brands, creative & advertising
• Ability to multi-task and to be adaptable
• Excellent Keynote Skills
• InDesign Skills would be an added bonus

Personal Attributes

• Proactive, energetic with initiative
• Entrepreneurial attitude
• Highly supportive & agile
• Team Player
• Calm under pressure
• A diverse range of interests
• A passion for continual learning
• A curious mind
• Attention to detail
• Visual & creative interests

How to apply

To Apply -

Email: [email protected] with ‘Your Name – Insights Intern’ in the subject field, attaching a CV and brief cover letter that must address the above criteria.

Candidates unable to prove their right to work in the UK will not be shortlisted.

Please note that we are unable to respond to every application due to the volume received. Only successful candidates will be contacted.