BIMA Next Generation Digital Leaders Programme

Join our internship programme

BIMA members are seeking the next generation of diverse digital talent to join the industry.  Working in the Digital Industry is exciting and rewarding. It includes many specialist roles (from UX Design to Web Development) and generalist skills (like Client Services and Project Management) as well as wider opportunities for professional growth and development.

Digital, Data and Technology are reshaping society and its intuitions. Be one of the 5 interns joining the BIMA internship programme and help shape the future. Applications are opening soon.

BIMA Next Generation Digital Leaders Programme

Five interns will have the opportunity to work in five BIMA member agencies, spending one month in each agency learning a specific role. Find out more below:

Applications are opening soon.

If you have any questions, please email

What is it about?

We are offering five paid on-site internship positions as part of a five-month programme enabled by BIMA South members.

In this programme you will be paid to work full time and be supported to learn the skills needed to become an integral part of a digital agency.

Our aim is to give you the chance to gain a broader and deeper understanding of the digital industry and the specialist roles on offer including Digital Marketing, Content Creation, and Data Analysis.

We hope this experience will inspire and influence your career direction as you will learn about our industry  and which role suits you best.

At the end of the programme, you will gain a new network of professional support and may even be offered a role.

What can you expect?
  • A live in-office work experience programme
  • Onboarding
  • Coaching and support
  • Progress reviews and celebration events

Interns will have the chance to focus on and learn about disciplines including:

  • Account management
  • Project and change management
  • Digital marketing
  • Brand and content strategy
  • Data Analysis
Who can apply?

This programme is open to career-seekers 18+ within commuting distance to Brighton & Hove.

We welcome candidates from wide ranging backgrounds and educational attainment.

You might be fresh out of college, university or interested in changing careers.

Candidate profile

We are seeking the following skills, attributes and shared values:

– Skills

To succeed in this role, we are seeking interns with the following skills:

  • Communications
  • Problem solving and creativity
  • Critical / analytical thinking
  • Digital literacy (ability to use Microsoft Office and / or Google Workplace)
  • Attention to detail

– Attributes

We are seeking candidates who are:

  • Passionate
  • Hard working
  • Comfortable with uncertainty
  • Curious
  • Resilient
  • Open to feedback, diverse perspectives, and new ideas

– Values and behaviours

The values and behaviours  we are seeking include:

  • Proactivity
  • A growth mindset
  • A caring and compassionate nature
  • Collaborative
  • Engaging and inspiring