Ogilvy & Mather starts its o25 graduate search for 2017

Creative communications agency will seek to acquire, nurture and develop the next generation of talent through its annual graduate programme

JOHANNESBURG, July 19, 2016 – Ogilvy & Mather (O&M) South Africa, the integrated communications agency for the digital age, has opened the 2017 applications for o25, its annual talent pipeline programme. o25 gives graduates real-life work experience in the creative industry, with the opportunity to develop their marketing career.

Through o25, which was co-developed byFreshVision Consulting, O&M will again seek to acquire and develop up to 25 young, dynamic, talented students who are brave enough to tackle today’s communications challenges.

Those chosen will enter an immersive 12-month programme and gain hands-on experience in integrated marketing and in their respective areas of specialisation. Over the past six months, the current o25 class of 22 graduates have already been exposed to disciplines across the agency with facets in account management, business development, client-side experience, creative and 澳门足球博彩_2016奥运会外围赌球最新官方网站【赔率最高】 strategy.

“Ogilvy has always been known to be the leader in hiring giants for the world of advertising and conceptual thinking.

O&M will also fast-track up to three highly creative final year students into Super Saturday at the Loerie Awards’ Student Portfolio Dayin August.

Check out the Inside o25 blog to see the progress on this year’s programme, and for more information, visit http://o25.ogilvy.co.za/, email ogilvytwentyfive@ogilvy.co.za or search for #OgilvyO25.

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Press Contacts:

Ashveer Kewalpershad
Ogilvy Public Relations, Johannesburg
ashveer.kewalpershad@ogilvy.co.za
+27 11 709-6728

Mark Zeller
Ogilvy & Mather South Africa
mark.zeller@ogilvy.com