2020 Marketing & Communications Internship Program

Were you born to live life in the fast(-paced) lane? To look beyond what is to see what could be? Are you ready to be relevant?

This summer, dive into Richmond’s vibrant creative scene as a West Cary Group Summer Marketing & Communications Intern!

Application deadline: March 1, 2020
Program dates: June 1 through July 31, 2020

Applicants should be academically accomplished rising seniors or recent grads who:

  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Can be productive, both independently and as team players
  • Are positive, professional and self-motivated
  • Are highly organized and acutely attentive to detail
  • Excel at time management, analysis and problem-solving
  • Know their way around MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • (Developer track only) Demonstrate basic HTML and CSS knowledge
  • (Developer track only) Have exposure to programming languages like Python, Java, etc.


  • 9 weeks of hands-on experience with some of the industry’s best and brightest, June 1-July 31, 2020
  • A window (and hopefully a door, too!) to the world of advertising
  • Competitive compensation — we hire the best because talent is our most valuable resource, which means we absolutely pay our interns!

Apply for any of these three exciting tracks — whichever sparks your interest!

Natural organizers, communicators and doers — this one’s for you! This detail-focused intern communicates and leads group projects like a pro. You’ll collaborate on strategy, hone your project management and presentation skills, and learn how to write creative briefs and review concepts.

Got a sharp eye for design? Ready to live and breathe the creative process? Immerse yourself in everything from creative strategy and conceptual development to image selection, layout and workflow management. Then bring all of these elements together to create a polished concept that really shines!

Head in the cloud? We’re seeking a tech lover who can’t wait to bring digital experiences to life. Spend your summer working and learning with seasoned developers. Use cutting-edge technology like cloud software to take projects from start to finish. And collaborate with the creative and account teams to get the job done!


Complete your submission by: March 1, 2020

About West Cary Group

West Cary Group is an award-winning performance-driven marketing firm founded by Moses Foster, Ad Club of Richmond’s 2015 Mike Hughes Ad Person of the Year. WCG specializes in merging award-winning creative with rigorous data analysis to create marketing campaigns with truly measurable outcomes. t: @westcarygroup  w: westcarygroup.com