Careers

We're always looking for good people. Not just talented people, but good human beings who share our values, our sense of humor, and our desire to have a life beyond the office. Is that you? Send a resume, along with a paragraph telling us why you think MGH should be your home away from home.

MGH is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Copywriter

    MGH, a full-service marketing communications agency, is searching for an additional copywriter. But we’re pretty efficient around here, so we also need that person to be hilarious, brilliant and most importantly, humble. He or she should be ready to collaborate with some seriously accomplished individuals, on a growing list of regional and national clients.

    The ideal candidate will work closely with other creatives and project team members to generate and execute concepts. This includes everything from fully integrated marketing campaigns to video and other digital projects, TV and radio commercials, point-of-sale merchandising, websites, and whatever the next new trend might be. You should be well-versed in advertising and marketing, not simply content writing.

    What You’ll Do:
    • Thinking big, by creating smart, disruptive branding ideas capable of driving multiple mediums
    • Crafting smart, poetic and effective copy that supports our clients’ brands and business goals
    • Clearly articulating the thinking behind your ideas, both internally and at client presentations
    • Collaborating well with team members across marketing, design, and development disciplines
    • Understanding how to respond to co-worker and client feedback to make the work better
    • Following and sharing industry trends to stay up-to-speed on emerging technologies and how to incorporate them into your creative ideas
    Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience:
    • Bachelor's degree in English, journalism, communications, or writing-related field
    • At least 3 years of advertising agency or related experience
    • A portfolio that is filled with strong ideas, smart headlines and tight, persuasive copy
    • Proven ability to work effectively under multiple--and occasionally competing--deadlines

    Be sure to include samples/portfolio when submitting your resume.

    Thank you for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Location: Baltimore, Maryland, US

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  • Junior Art Director

    MGH, a full-service marketing communications agency, is looking for a design superstar whose work spans all mediums and blows all minds.

    What You’ll Do:

    From print to digital to social, this junior- to mid-level art director will team up with writers and many others to deliver awesomeness on a daily basis.

    You’ll work on our growing list of regional and national clients while being inspired by some of Baltimore’s best creatives to take your work to a new level. But be warned: We don’t like jerks or people with big egos. Only our work has an attitude. So, if you think you have what it takes, and like the idea of working in a truly collaborative environment, get in touch. Upload your portfolio/link, a resume, and a reason we should hire you.

    Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience:
    • 2-4 years of agency or related experience in crafting strong visual communications
    • Beautiful conceptual portfolio demonstrating innovation and big idea thinking across multiple platforms
    • Strong understanding of production, creative design and layout across all media platforms
    • Exhibit strong organizational skills and attention to detail, while constantly being mindful of larger strategic objectives
    • Ability to conceptualize and visually execute original ideas both individually and within a team
    • An awareness of digital media and evolving online platforms, and the ability to incorporate them into your work
    • Capable of presenting and standing up for your work, enthusiastic about finding a better solution
    • Proactive, hands-on, can excel under pressure of deadlines, feedback, pitches and Happy Hour
    • A Jedi master in Adobe® Creative Suite – bonus points for After Effects and HTML5

    Thank you for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Location: Baltimore, Maryland, US

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  • PR Account Coordinator

    Position overview

    MGH, a full-service marketing communications agency, is looking for a highly motivated, passionate Public Relations Account Coordinator to join its growing staff. We're looking for someone with 1-2 years of relevant PR agency or internship experience with stellar writing capabilities, acute attention to detail, ability to multi-task and provide event and media relations support for clients in a wide variety of industries, including education.

    Ideal candidates must demonstrate previous experience in traditional and non-traditional media relations, be able to thrive in a fast-paced but fun working environment and work well as part of a large multidisciplinary team. Agency and client-facing communication experience preferred.

    What You’ll Do:

    • Develop/update media lists
    • Pitch local, regional and national media
    • On-site media management support
    • Collect and organize media coverage
    • Event management support
    • Monitor industry news stories and ability to identify trends and opportunities

    Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience:

    • Minimum of one year of public relations experience in an agency environment
    • Exceptional writing skills (and proficient in AP Style) with experience pitching media, writing press releases, media advisories, blog entries and bylined articles
    • Ability to effectively and clearly communicate with internal and external audiences
    • Demonstrated media relations success

    Thanks for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Location:
    Baltimore, MD, US

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  • Social Media Account Executive

    MGH, a full-service marketing communications agency, is looking to immediately hire a social media account executive, with a focus on multi-location retail marketing:

    What You’ll Be Responsible For:
    • Developing, overseeing, and implementing strategy on multiple client accounts
    • Maintaining close and positive relationships with clients
    • Assisting with new business outreach through research, brainstorming, strategy development, pitching and on-boarding.
    • Creating timely and engaging content for client social media profiles.
    • Coordinating development of graphics, online tools, websites, etc. with creative and interactive teams.
    • Managing online communities, including posting, monitoring and response.
    • Creating and managing social media based advertising campaigns.
    • Occasional off-hours management of client accounts.
    • Reporting on campaign results.
    • Ensuring integration with other agency teams, including account service, PR, creative, media, and interactive.
    • Staying current with marketing and client industry trends and tools.
    • Overseeing department employees and potentially serving as a mentor to junior level employees.
    Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience:
    • 1-3+ years managing paid and unpaid social media efforts
    • Deep understanding of social, digital advertising, website, e-comm, and business metrics
    • Deep experience with ad campaign planning, set-up, management, analysis, and reporting
    • Copywriting ability
    • Adaptable, flexible

    Thanks for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Location:

    Baltimore, MD, US

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  • Media Assistant

    MGH, a full-service marketing communications agency, is seeking an entry-level Media Assistant to support our media team. The selected candidate will assist in the day-to-day operation and maintenance of traditional media accounts and is expected to learn the company’s media procedures and processes as well as bring fresh ideas and insights to the department.

    What You’ll Do:

    • Work under the supervision of the Media Buyers, Planners, Supervisors, and Directors to learn the process of planning and buying media (radio, television, print, outdoor)
    • Assist in developing media strategies and plans for clients and actively seek solutions to achieve client goals and objectives
    • Gather planning information, contact sales representatives for rates and assist in requesting proposals from publishers
    • Assist in organizing and negotiating proposed elements from reps and publishers
    • Develop Point of Views (POVs)
    • Gather and prepare insertion orders for client campaigns
    • Assist in preparing media flowcharts and presentation materials
    • Create post analysis reports
    • Reconcile media invoices
    • Build and maintain relationships with sales representatives via phone, email, and in person
    • Evaluate websites for agency clients
    • Compile client research and discovery
    • Keeping current with market research and industry trends
    • Ongoing campaign management including:
      • Troubleshooting ad delivery and ad performance
      • Organizing creative specifications for media placements
      • Monitoring creative units to make sure they are running correctly
      • Compiling weekly performance reports, as necessary

    Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience:

    A college graduate in the field of Advertising/Communications or related business degree as well as the following:

    • Self-confident, not afraid to negotiate with reps
    • Ability to approach tasks with an understanding of the importance of the agency, the client and the overall job
    • Salesperson mentality in communication approach within and outside the organization
    • Ability to create common or casual conversation with vendors
    • Proactive, takes initiative and active interest in media buying and the industry
    • Creative thinker and problem solver with awesome interpersonal skills
    • Ability to adapt to constant change and think on feet
    • Knows how to have fun with a positive outlook while maintaining a professional and serious work ethic
    • Willing to go above and beyond current role and responsibilities as needed
    • Ability to quickly and proficiently understand and absorb new information by asking a lot of questions
    • Interest in learning and mastering current position while having the desire and skills to advance into a media buying role
    • Strong math and analytical skills
    • Detail oriented and the ability to multitask
    • Effective time management and organizational skills
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills with an assertive, yet professional, nature
    • Desire to work in a team setting and in a support role
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
    • Previous internship experience in a related field will be considered a plus

    Thank you for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Location:

    Baltimore, MD, US

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  • Media Buyer - California

    MGH, a full-service marketing communications agency, is currently seeking a talented broadcast media buyer (located in California) with a minimum of 3 years of experience to join our team.

    What You’ll Do:

    • Develop a working knowledge of client’s goals, guidelines and strategies
    • Interact with client and account services team to gain an understanding of media needs and recommend media solutions
    • Negotiate and place media buys/schedule
    • Generate broadcast orders for distribution to the radio, cable and TV stations
    • Stay current with all research data.
    • Revise/maintain all schedules as needed with make-goods and upgrades
    • Produce monthly and weekly media highlights to share with account team
    • Maintain all resource and media files
    • Alert Media team and Account Services of special media opportunities
    • Issue media budget recaps and reports
    • Promptly approve all media invoices and settle billing discrepancies with media vendors and accounting
    • Ensure media campaigns are billed
    Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising or Communications
    • Minimum of 3 years of broadcast buying experience
    • Consistently demonstrate the ability to understand and use all current media hardware/software programs – knowledge of Strata is a plus
    • Flexibility to evolve to new processes
    • Proven ability to work independently and as part of an integrated team
    • Excellent communication, negotiation, and presentation skills
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
    • Effective time management and organizational skills, as well as strong attention to detail

    Thank you for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.


    Location:

    California, US

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  • Account Service Intern

    MGH is currently accepting applications for Account Service interns for fall 2018. Please submit your resume and cover letter consideration.

    Responsibilities

    The account service intern will be responsible for general account service duties as assigned, including:

    • Supporting the account service team in daily deliverables, activities, budgets, and deadlines
    • Organizing and loading content for new websites
    • Helping with the testing of new website builds
    • Facilitating administrative duties
    • Miscellaneous proofreading assignments
    • Potential for resizing assets
    • Occasional support to other MGH departments, as needed
    Qualifications
    • Junior or senior college student with a focused interest in marketing or advertising
    • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
    • Ability to prioritize numerous projects, meet tight deadlines and take initiative in problem solving
    • Flexibility in dealing with new projects/situations when presented
    • Familiarity with Content Management Systems (CMS) a plus
    • Experience with Photoshop a plus

    Compensation: College credit only

    Thanks for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Location:

    Baltimore, MD, US

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  • Public Relations Intern

    MGH is currently accepting applications for Public Relations interns for fall 2018. Please submit your resume, cover letter and a writing sample for consideration.

    Responsibilities

    The public relations intern will be responsible for general public relations duties as assigned, including:

    • Research for existing clients and new business prospects
    • Build and maintain media lists for a variety of clients
    • Create digital news clip files
    • Assist in the creation, distribution and follow-up of news materials, including: press releases, calendar listings, media advisories and fact sheets
    • Assist with compiling media kits, mailers and various other client items
    • Miscellaneous writing and proofreading assignments
    • Various administrative duties, including copying, faxing and scanning
    • Depending on client needs, there may be an opportunity to assist with event planning and provide on-site media relations assistance
    • Occasional support to other MGH departments, as needed
    Qualifications
    • Junior or senior college student with a focused interest in public relations
    • Excellent verbal and written skills
    • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
    • Ability to prioritize numerous projects, meet tight deadlines and take initiative in problem solving
    • Flexibility in dealing with new projects/situations when presented
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, including Excel
    • Familiarly with media contacts database, such as Vocus or Cision, a plus

    Compensation: College credit only

    How to Apply: Interested candidates should upload resume, cover letter and writing sample.

    Thanks for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Location:

    Baltimore, MD, US

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  • If None of these positions fit you...

    We may not have open positions that are a good fit for you right now, but we always want to learn more about talented, creative, fun people. Send us your resume and let us know why you’d make a good member of our team.

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