Strategic Intern

Strategy · Boston, Massachusetts
Department Strategy
Employment Type Intern
Minimum Experience Entry-level

INTERNSHIP OVERVIEW: As a Strategy Intern, you will gain experience in research, implication-focused storytelling, creative brief writing, and workshop activation strategy. We are looking for a highly curious, collaborative and detail-oriented individual. You will wear multiple hats and support multiple client projects on any given day by helping to develop methodologies and approaches that uncover answers to the unknown as well as assisting in managing details and logistics of these projects start-to-finish.

CONNELLY PARTNERS STRATEGY TEAM: At Connelly Partners we are fierce guardians of humanity and the illogical in all of us. We are aspiring anthropologists. Observers of everyday behaviors, routines and happenings to further understand ourselves and each other and identify connections between our emotions and the behaviors they drive. The focus for our agency’s Defiantly Human lens from which we find opportunity and solutions is honed by our talented Strategy team.

The Strategy Department serves as the intelligence nerve center at Connelly Partners. Although our top priority is the relentless pursuit and unearthing of human insights, we own responsibility for a wide range of intelligence areas that are central to the formation of brand, business and content strategies.



  • Assist with development of research methodologies and approaches
  • Manage logistics for various research projects (e.g., focus group / interview scheduling)
  • Mine for relevant industry news/insights from secondary sources to support ongoing
  • projects
  • Help organize client presentations, reports and case studies


  • Inherently curious about exploring human behaviors and mindsets
  • Detail-oriented and organized
  • Collaborative and creativity resourceful
  • Strong verbal and written communication

**This internship is a part-time position working an estimated 24 - 30 hours/week, with at least two days/week in Connelly Partners office in the South End of Boston, MA.**

*About Connelly Partners:
At Connelly Partners, our vision is to be the world’s most aggressive advocate of the human voice and our day-to-day mission is to shine a light on the importance of human truths and their power in a data-driven world.

To protect our brands from self-importance, every team member has a role in amplifying their heartbeats and embracing empathy over entertainment. We value the importance of data, but also the power of emotion. We use data to ask better questions and are in the business of pursuing the WHY.

Headquartered in Boston, with a European hub in Dublin, not New York or London and another hub in Vancouver, not Toronto, we’re firmly rooted in shadow cities with an independent fire and a full-service approach. All resources are offered in-house for efficiency and consistency – strategic planning, creative, production (including an onsite studio), analytics, media, influencer marketing, social media, PR, technology and shopper marketing.

For more information on Connelly Partners, please visit, follow us on Twitter and Instagram (@ConnellyAgency), or like us on Facebook (

Connelly Partners is unable to sponsor visas at this time.

*To protect the interests of all parties, Connelly Partners will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate.  Connelly Partners will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.

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