INTERN - Brand Strategy - Signal Theory

Signal Theory has a summer internship opportunity for an individual who is ready to experience life in advertising at one of the leading brand development, marketing and design firms. You’ll have the opportunity to work virtually and fully integrated into a cross-discipline team of pros focused on delivering great work to one of our coveted clients in the food focus area.

Are you a strategic communications major interested in consumer research and the philosophy or “why” behind the why consumers do what they do? If you’re an analytical thinker who likes to dive deep to uncover nuggets of insights and “ah ha’s”, then you should apply for our brand strategy internship. Brand strategy interns may conduct research, participate in internal brainstorming sessions, help write creative briefs and collaborate with members of the strategy team to help deliver strategic insights to internal colleagues and clients. You’ll need to have strong communication and interpersonal skills, have an intense curiosity, be an engaging storyteller and definitely not shy away from a challenge.

The experience and skills an account management intern will need.

  • Strategic communications, marketing, advertising major (or other relevant coursework)
  • Some experience in research methodologies, data analysis, consumer insights
  • Effective time management and organization skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • A positive attitude
  • Endlessly curious and a self-starting mindset

Our 2024 summer internship is an in-person paid 10-week program beginning May 28 and continuing through August 9. You’ll be working in one of our two offices in Wichita, KS or Kansas City, MO, 3 days a week,Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday, and get a firsthand look at how we find the “why” in human behavior. You’ll be supervised, coached and mentored by the best strategy experts at the firm. The application deadline is January 31, 2024. Applications and submitted materials will be reviewed by an Internship Review Team and selected applicants will be invited to interview via video call.