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2018 Associates Program - West

2018 Associates Program - West

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We're aiming to build a company of giants. We're not looking for giant egos, only giant thinkers. Your curiosity has gotten you this far; now see if it can earn you a spot as an Ogilvy Titan. 


Please note: The application deadline is January 15, 2018. 


The Associates Program:

Ogilvy Associates will learn the craft of client service and its function in the marketing communications industry. You will have the opportunity to explore different areas (Public Relations, Advertising, Digital & Social) of Ogilvy during the 12-month rotational program.


You will be asked to list your preferred city (San Francisco or Los Angeles) in a separate word document. 


How to Apply:

To be considered for the program, you must complete the following application and upload your resume, the answers to the following two prompts, two letters of reference (educational or professional) and your city preference. Failure to upload any of these documents will result in your exclusion for consideration from the program.


Prompt 1: "Since we cannot change reality, let us change the eyes which see reality."-Nikos Kazantzakis

Tell us about a campagin that you felt effectively changed the public's perception of a company, product, or a person and why. 


Prompt 2: Who is Mather? Come up with an interesting, fictional story about who David Ogilvy's partner, Mather was. Use your imagination.


You must be a graduating senior to apply to the 2018 Associates Program which will begin in September 2018. 


To qualify for consideration, the following documents are required as attachments:

  • Resume
  • Answers to both prompts
  • 2 letters of reference
  • Word document listing your preferred city