MOTION GRAPHICS INTERNSHIP: FALL 2014 @ THE NATION

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Company: The Nation  (http://www.wearethenation.com)
Unpaid Internship

Duration: September – December 2014
Starts: September
Compensation: Internship position is not compensated; intern may be eligible for college credit. The Nation will offer a stipend to cover travel / meal expenses.
Hours: TBD based on program (2-3 days per week). Schedule negotiable.

About this position
We are looking for a Motion Graphics Intern to join us on-site in our NYC office, assisting our creative team with animation for media and entertainment work during the fall.

The ideal candidate should hold a qualification from a reputable design school, have a website / portfolio that showcases their talents and be eager to learn. He / she should have an After Effects and / or Cinema 4D background.

Specifications / Qualifications
- Candidate needs to be a creative thinker with a passion for aesthetics, design and animation
- Proficiency in Adobe After Effects and/or Cinema 4D
- Ability to take creative direction
- Must have excellent time management skills
- Ability to work on a flexible schedule
- Ability to work as part of a team or independently
- Must be organized, detail-oriented
- Sense of humor a must

Benefits:
- College credit
- Build your portfolio of work
- A great opportunity to learn from industry-recognized, award-winning creatives
- A chance to experience and play an active role in a collaborative environment
- Flexible scheduling

Intern can expect to learn

- The skills needed to participate in a professional, creative work environment
- The roles within a creative agency, and a better understanding of how the media / entertainment industry works
- Acquire further, relevant experience in the use of design programs
- Learn how to better communicate with co-workers and potential clients

Application Details

To apply
Send email to info@wearethenation.com with subject line “Motion Graphics Internship: Fall 2014”. Include:
- Resume
- Link to up-to-date portfolio of work

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERNSHIP: FALL 2014 @ THE NATION

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Company: The Nation  (http://www.wearethenation.com)
Unpaid Internship

Duration: September – December 2014
Starts: September
Compensation: Internship position is not compensated; intern may be eligible for college credit. The Nation will offer a stipend to cover travel / meal expenses.
Hours: TBD based on program (2-3 days per week). Schedule negotiable.

About this position
We are currently looking for a Graphic Design Intern to join our team for project-based work during the fall. The candidate will work primarily with our internal Creative, Design and Branding team in our Chelsea-based NYC office.

The ideal candidate should have a clean aesthetic that works well with corporate branding. He / she should be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite for print and web. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: vector illustration, typography and editorial design, layout, image editing, presentations, and print mechanicals.

Specifications / Qualifications
- Candidate needs to be a creative thinker with a passion for aesthetics and graphic design
- Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office
- Strong vector illustration skills
- Ability to take creative direction
- Must have excellent time management skills
- Ability to work on-site, on a flexible schedule
- Ability to work as part of a team or independently
- Must be organized and detail-oriented
- Familiarity with web design preferred but not required
- Sense of humor a must

Benefits:
- College credit
- Build your portfolio of work
- A great opportunity to learn from industry-recognized, award-winning creatives
- A chance to experience and play an active role in a collaborative environment
- Flexible scheduling

Intern can expect to learn

- The skills needed to participate in a professional, creative work environment
- The roles within a creative agency, and a better understanding of how the branding / design industry works
- Acquire further, relevant experience in the use of design programs
- Learn how to better communicate with co-workers and potential clients

Application Details

To apply
Send email to info@wearethenation.com with subject line “Graphic Design Internship: Fall”. Include:
- Resume
- Link to up-to-date portfolio of work

Various Fall Internships (Unpaid)

open road media internships

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Founded by former CEO of Harper Collins Jane Friedman and Producer Jeff Sharp, Open Road Media is always on the look out for strong minded, focused interns who are willing to do what it takes to get the job done. Our internships offer a breadth of work experience to current students who are able to receive college credit for their work. The program offers excellent exposure to the publishing world, ebook production, and marketing.

Internships are available in each of our departments: Digital Marketing, Editorial Acquisitions, Managing Editorial (eBook conversion and production), Art & Design, and Video Production. Interns will be paired with one department, and be exposed thoroughly to how it functions. In addition, “lunch and learns” with the company’s executives will be scheduled to expose interns to other areas of the company’s operations.

The interested candidate should submit a resume and brief statement of interest, and indicate which department is most appealing or relevant to his/her existing skillset.

To Apply click on Various Internships (for-credit)

Design Intern – Web & Mobile

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Forbes is seeking an intern to help our design/front-end team building and maintaining the world’s #1 business news site. You’ll work closely with our Product, Editorial & Technology teams to create the user experience connecting readers to Forbes content across mobile, tablet and desktop. You’ll be helping to design the platform that powers publishing for more than 1,000 writers and 50 million monthly readers.

This is a part-time internship for approximately 20 hours per week.

Requirements:

  • Education includes studies in Graphic Design, Web Design, or Visual Communication.
  • A passion for strong, clean, usable design.
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, InDesign).
  • Interest in designing for print, web, mobile, and social media.
  • Knowledge of basic HTML is a plus.
  • Diligent, detail-oriented, and able to follow direction well.

Please include portfolio or links to work samples. To Apply, Visit

 

Forbes Media, publisher of Forbes, Forbes Asia and ForbesLife magazines and Forbes.com, is an authoritative source of news and information on business, investing, technology, entrepreneurship, leadership and affluent lifestyles.  The company has built a diversified portfolio of assets as part of its ongoing transformation into a global media, branding and technology company.  The Forbes brand today reaches approximately 75 million people worldwide with its business message through Forbes and ForbesLife magazines and its 36 licensed local editions around the world, Forbes.com, TV, conferences, research, social and mobile each month.  The Forbes magazine iPad app merges the power of print storytelling with social sharing and the web.  Forbes Media’s brand extensions include conferences, real estate, education, financial services, and technology license agreements.  The company plans to launch ForbesLife.com in September 2014.

Design Intern–Unpaid

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Company: Ready Set Rocket

The Ideal Candidate Will Possess the Following Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a degree in either Graphic Design, Design, Fine Arts or related field at an accredited university
  • Portfolio of recent classwork or experience; digital experience preferred but not required if your portfolio shows strong, related visual design potential
  •  Interest in pursuing a career in digital graphic design
  • Strong visual aesthetic; with a Pinterest to prove it
  • Involved in social media and aware of digital trends
  • Working knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Organized, committed individual with a drive to provide excellence at all touch points
  • High energy, self-motivated team player with a great attitude who can work with grace under pressure
  • Detail-oriented and organized

Intern can expect to learn

Ready Set Rocket’s design interns get hands-on experience in digital design, working alongside a cross-discipline of team members, ranging from marketing to strategy to development experts. Our agency values collaborative teamwork, and you’ll benefit from exposure to cutting-edge technology, analytics and marketing strategy in addition to your design experience. As a Ready Set Rocket design intern, you will be responsible for assisting the design team in a variety of design tasks.

To apply visit

DIGITAL DESIGN INTERN: FALL 2014–Unpaid Internship

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Company: Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia

Martha Stewart is looking for a qualified intern to join our Art Department on the web design team. Our team produces icons, logos, web designs, graphics, and more for Marthastewart.com, American Made, and Martha Stewart Weddings. We seek an intern to assist in various stages of the process. The candidate should be a student in the New York metro area studying graphic design, web design or other related field. This person should have excellent verbal communication skills with knowledge of typography, identity design, web design and some illustration skills. Html and print production are a plus. Familiarity with Photoshop and Illustrator are important in this role and all will be considered when choosing the best applicant for this internship position.

Responsibilities
• Creation of logos, icons, and other graphics
• Produce redlines and design specs for developers
• Assist with designs for American Made Awards and Event (print and web)
• Assist with designs for Martha Stewart and Weddings website
• Research competitive landscapes
• Graphics for social media and video

Majors:
Graphic Design, Web Design or related field.

Qualified Candidates:
Candidates should be entering their Junior or Senior year at a 4-year accredited college or university or be in an advanced degree program and must receive school credit for their internship at MSLO.

Intern can expect to learn

This intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced team environment, and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of identity design, typography, web design and the agile system.

To apply, send resume with link to portfolio and cover letter to  email: rhart@marthastewart.com

Switzerland: Graphic Design Internship

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ICON Worldwide is a full-service advertising agency developing creative and innovative solutions including branding, print, web, mobile and social media.  Our clients are Fortune 500 companies, and leaders in their fields, demanding the highest standards of professionalism and creativity.  From our Swiss office we are serving clients throughout Europe, the US and Middle East.

Please note:

  • We are an English speaking office, complete fluency an absolute mandatory.
  • Fluency in Arabic is a plus!
  • You must be eligible to work in either the EU or USA
  • Internship:  in Switzerland for 12 weeks
  • Rate: Housing and Per Diem
  • Position: Graphic Designer, focus Web, Mobile, User Experience
  • Location:  Appenzell, Switzerland

Responsibilities for Web Designers:

  • Creating standards compliant, cross-browser compatible web interfaces via HTML, PHP and CSS from photoshop
  • Excellent design skills for both web and screen design
  • Strong visual and user focused design skills
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Ability to work both within a team and independently.
  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year university or currently  attending university
  • Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and while meeting strict deadlines
  • General: Must be passionate, driven, self-starter; positive and upbeat attitude
  • We are an English speaking office, complete fluency an absolute mandatory.

Responsibility for print internship

  • Compose layouts for 4+ color ads, brochures, collateral materials, etc.
  • Work within a clients brand guidelines & experience with CI
  • Create chart work, line art, etc.
  • Manipulate photographs for basic comp work such as scanning, silhouetting and re-touching
  • Prepare all digital files for pre-press
  • experienced with CS6. indesign and photoshop a must

 

We are centrally located in the heart of the Swiss Alps (Appenzell, Switzerland), with easy access to Germany, Austria, Italy and France.  You will work hard, build fun and challenging products, and have a once in a life-time opportunity to live, work and travel in Europe.

To Apply

APPAREL GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN–Unpaid

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Position Responsibilities:
•Participate in cross-functional meetings and gain an understanding of the role of Graphic Design in the product lifecycle
•Identify the steps that cross functional teams, including Design, Production, & Merchandising to develop a line.
•Learn more about the day-to-day tasks accomplished by an Assistant Graphic Designer including development of apparel graphics, apparel marketing graphics, seasonal trend books, and presentation boards.
•Provide research, maintenance, and support for assigned departmental projects and tasks as assigned.
•Participate and provide feedback in group meetings and discussions if applicable.
Position Requirements:
•Enrolled in degree program with relevant coursework in graphic design
•Interest in apparel graphics
•Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, & Microsoft Office
•Detail orientated individual with strong organizational, communication, time management and interpersonal skills.

To find out more and application process

Paid Design Internship–Noom

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Responsibilities:

  • Report directly to Creative Director on all on-going projects
  • Work together with Product team to create new ideas for landing pages, apps,  etc
  • Work together with Marketing team to create online content, ads, banners, social media graphics, etc
  • Assist Design team in daily workflow
  • Work on solving usability issues, redefine content by coming up with better design solutions across all platforms

 

Requirements:

  • College student or recent grad with experience in graphic design or related field
  • Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, and other Adobe Suite applications
  • Knowledge of HTML and CSS a plus
  • Demonstrates strong visual style
  • Team oriented with ability to work independently

To find out more and apply

Art/Design Intern Food Network Magazine–Unpaid Internship

Job Description: Art Intern Food Network Magazine (Hearst Corporation) is seeking a graphic design student for a fall internship in the Art Department. The intern will assist in the daily workflow of the magazine. Duties will include: updating layouts, minor imaging work, and some design.

Candidates should have an interest in magazine publishing, strong working knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop. Interest in food a plus. Duration: September – December Applicants must receive college credit for the internship this position is unpaid. A commitment of 3 days a week is required, from 10 am to 6 pm (flexible).

Send PDF of resume (include 3 samples of work) to fnmartintern@gmail.com