Creative Intern - Designer

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Freddie Mac

Freddie Mac

Creative Intern - Designer

McLean, VA
  • Responsibilities

    Public Relations, Internal Communications and the Creative Studio are looking for interns to support our content and creative strategies across our internal and external corporate communications channels. Responsibilities for this energetic, highly organized, self-starter include supporting the departments’ daily activities to write content and create creative designs for corporate communications.


    • Working with the internal communications team to create visuals for our intranet and signage around campus. These include: Homepage ads, editorial visuals, digital signs, and more
    • Assisting with the branding of company-wide programs, and communication efforts
    • Working with the creative team to concept ideas for anything from integrated digital campaigns to events, and then assisting in the production of the creative rollout
    • Assisting the creative team in the production of creative assets for any given project
    • Working on social media graphics from static to animated
    • Designing Power Point presentations of senior leadership
    • Assisting with production of web files, as needed, to facilitate handout to developers
  • Qualifications

    Basic Requirements/Qualifications:

    • Currently working towards a degree in graphic design, interactive design or motion design
    • Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA
    • Available to work from May 2020 to August 2020
    • Expected graduation in either December 2020 or May 2021
    • Has a portfolio to showcase talent and skill level
    • Excellent use of Typography and layout design
    • Must be in tune with modern design trends and aesthetics
    • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign,
    • Working knowledge of Sketch and Adobe After Effects a plus
    • Storyboarding and animation skills a plus
    • Illustration skills a plus

    Keys to Success in this Role:

    • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal
    • Strong Microsoft Office skills
    • Excellent interpersonal and facilitation skills
    • Must be a team player and able to work collaboratively

    Top Three Personal Competencies to Possess:

    • Drive for Execution – Treat obstacles as challenges to overcome, not excuses
    • Customer Focus – Deliver prompt and high-quality customer service
    • Seek and Embrace Change – Continuously improve work processes rather than accepting the status quo

    Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you’ll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others. Freddie Mac is an equal opportunity and top diversity employer. EOE, M/F/D/V. The hired candidate must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction. Freddie Mac does not intend to support hiring any students, exchange visitors, or recent graduates on F-1, J-1, or M-1 visas, or any individuals requiring sponsorship for an employment based visa application (such as H-1B) in connection with these openings.

  • Industry
    Financial Services
  • About Us
    Freddie Mac makes homeownership and rental housing more accessible and affordable. Operating in the secondary mortgage market, we keep mortgage capital flowing by purchasing mortgage loans from lenders so they, in turn, can provide more loans to qualified borrowers.