It’s a high-energy, fast-paced environment where straight talk, a passion for science, a love of technology, a great sense of humor and genuine point of view go a long way. We value people who are curious about the way things work and have a special talent for being insightful, collaborative and supportive of others. We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages, plus two great office locations.

Intern: Winter 2018

Department: Operations

Location: Chicago, IL


HDMZ is a full-service life science and healthcare advertising agency located in the heart of Chicago and San Francisco. If you like science and marketing, this is the place for you. Since 1936, HDMZ has been bringing companies and customers together through an integrated approach to strategic branding, web design & development, graphic design, relationship marketing, media planning and public relations.

HDMZ is looking for an intern with an abundance of knowledge, talent, drive and positive energy starting in January or February 2019 for 3-months.

As an intern, you will be immersed in the agency’s work, learning the ground level, day-to-day operations needed to begin a career in advertising. The program is designed to expose the selected intern to all aspects of agency life, and provides the opportunity to explore your strengths by collaborating with smart professionals across all roles at HDMZ. You supply the intelligence, talent and creativity — we’ll take care of the rest.

This is the ideal job for an ambitious recent college graduate who desires experience in the advertising industry, looking for a foot in the door to earn a possible full-time position.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

  • Graduated with a Bachelor’s degree, in marketing, communications, biology or chemistry-related major with research experience preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Resourceful, “can do” attitude
  • Superior organization skills
  • Solid internet research skills
  • Knowledge of social media
  • Mac and MS Office proficiency; experience with Adobe CS is a plus
  • Not afraid of responsibility or unglamorous, intern-y tasks


Each internship is for a period of 3-months and paid by the hour. Please apply with a cover letter and resume. 

About HDMZ

To create a new kind of marketing partner – one with exceptional strategic, scientific, creative and digital talent that can affect real change by lifting life science brands beyond their technologies and facilitating effective, meaningful and authentic conversations with customers and other important stakeholders. We have our sights set on working with the world’s most important companies solving the most pressing scientific and healthcare challenges of today.

Equal Opportunity Employer

We offer comprehensive compensation and a benefits package that includes medical, dental, 401K. Please include a cover letter, resume and compensation requirements to:


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