School of Business Administration
631 SW Harrison Street, Suite 219
Portland, OR 97201
WHAT WE DO
FIR Northwest creates a space where you can achieve more than just learning about advertising. We are a student-run advertising agency at Portland State University. By working with real clients, students get the opportunity to create a campaign from the strategic planning stage to the creative execution. Our students leave FIR ready to jump into the industry with real experience and war stories to tell.
The advertising industry doesn’t care about your GPA — they care about the work you’ve completed and the connections you’ve made.
WHO SHOULD APPLY
Those who are passionate about advertising and have their eye set on an ad career, whether that be a:
Account Manager - the team leaders who juggle the relationship between the client and agency
Art Direction - visual thinkers with a passion for design and proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
Strategist - naturally curious researchers who seek to discover the brand message
Copywriter - for the creative wordsmiths and idea creators
Media Planner- for the lovers of data and numbers
FIR currently accepts resumes and cover letters by May 29th, 2019 please submit your application with the form below.
Cover letter: Please include why you want to be in FIR, what discipline(s) you are interested in, what you hope to gain and what you can contribute.
Application deadline: May 29th for 2019 Summer/Fall Term Enrollment.
*Prerequisites: MKTG441 (Media Strategy), MKTG442 (Creative Strategy)
*exceptions are made for design and media students
Please redirect any additional questions that you have to FIR@pdx.edu.