Seasonal Media Associate

Washington, D.C.

Who We Are

Trilogy Interactive is a full-service digital agency. For over a decade, we have stood at the forefront of the digital revolution in the Democratic political and nonprofit space. We’re reshaping what’s possible in the world of politics through our award-winning programs for campaigns, nonprofits, and organizations.

We are a team of dynamic, diverse, and passionate Democrats who work with some of the biggest names in Democratic politics. We tell stories that turn heads. We win progress when it matters the most. And now, we want you to join us! 

We are looking for a Seasonal Media Associate to join our team through the 2024 election. If you are ready to use your skills to make a positive impact on your community and your country in an exciting, team-focused environment, please apply today. 

Role Details

In this role, you will track and evaluate the performance of paid advertising campaigns. This includes reporting on creative performance, audience delivery, media placements, and vendor performance. You will monitor campaign spending to ensure programs finish on budget and on time. You will become proficient with the technological tools of digital advertising as well as Trilogy’s own back-end operational systems. 

We value team members with an entrepreneurial mindset who enjoy collaborating across teams, trying new things, and learning every day. We offer an open and collaborative environment where you are encouraged to interact with all levels of management to present your ideas, ask questions, and move projects forward.

As part of this role, you’ll participate in internal discussions and trainings, including Trilogy’s Summer Lunch & Learn Series, where Trilogy’s industry-leading experts will share their political industry experiences in subject areas such as digital fundraising, advertising, email marketing, social media, and more. This will give you a well-rounded experience of the work we do, and how we do it.


Learning: Your first directive as a media associate is to never stop learning. Be a sponge. Soak up as much knowledge as you can.

Campaign Tracking: Quickly learn how to work with Meta, Google, and programmatic advertising tools. Assist with digital ad operations and quality assurance.

Reporting: Using Trilogy proprietary tools and Microsoft Excel, build performance reports using data from media vendors and internal databases. Provide regular reporting to internal teams on advertising spend and performance. 

Media Knowledge Base: Quickly learn media concepts including key performance indicators such as CPM, CPC, CPA, and ROAS. Apply these concepts to analyze reporting and campaign performance. Continually keep track of the advertising and technology marketplace. 

Internal Communications: Learn and continually execute on internal processes. Build rapport and work effectively across account management, operations, strategy, and creative teams.


This is an entry-level position. Required skills include:

  • Academic or practical experience 
  • Strong interest in advertising and technology
  • Strong quantitative, analytical, and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Knowledge of and/or willingness to learn Microsoft Excel, or other spreadsheet software
  • Test-and-learn mindset
  • Time management and organizational skills for managing multiple projects concurrently 
  • Intellectual curiosity and passion for learning and developing new skills
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced work environment


Washington, D.C. (hybrid schedule)

To Apply

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to with “Media Associate” in the subject line. Feel free to email us with any questions.

We believe we do our best work by drawing on our diverse range of staff backgrounds, and strongly encourage women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, and those with physical challenges and disabilities to apply. Should you require an accommodation during the application process, please contact us

Trilogy requires all employees to have their initial COVID vaccination series completed to enter Trilogy offices or participate in any in-person Trilogy events. 


The minimum salary for this role is $68,750 per year, in accordance with Trilogy’s transparent salary structure. This is a temporary position that is expected to end in November 2024.


Trilogy is proud to offer our team an industry-leading compensation package to promote a healthy work/life balance. Please take a look at our career page for the comprehensive list of benefits we offer all our full-time employees:

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