The Graphic Design internship is a position within the design department. The designer works independently on assigned projects, or as a member of a project team. The designer works up concepts and fulfills layout assignments according to supplied strategic and creative input. The designer may, on occasion, work directly with account service, or with production artists and vendors to complete design requirements or supervise in-house production, but more typically works under the direction of an art director or creative director.
Knowledge of production processes, with experience using in digital illustration and layout software including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and other industry design and production software; reasonable drawing skills; familiarity with typestyles, type design and type specification; stock photography; computer retouching and image manipulation; art direction of original photography; and good communication skills are desirable.
Reports to the creative director.
16-24 hours depending upon college/university’s requirements
WRITING SAMPLE & PORTFOLIO REQUIRED
DUE TO THE NATURE OF NOT ONLY WORKING IN THE AGENCY SPACE, BUT ALSO WORKING FOR A COMPANY THAT PRIDES ITSELF ON IT'S INCREDIBLY INTELLIGENT TEAM, ALL APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POSITION MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A WRITING SAMPLE AND PORTFOLIO. THE WRITING SAMPLE MUST BE YOUR APPROACH TO GRAPHIC DESIGN.