GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN (unpaid)

Queens College graphic design alum (Melissa Burgos, class of 2012) requested that this posting was circulated to QC graphic design students.

Just Salad is looking for a talented, creative, hardworking individual to join its marketing team as a marketing intern for Fall 2016.
We need someone to help promote our mission of serving healthy food in a fast, fun, responsible, and affordable way!

Our Ideal intern would have the following qualities:
• Student on track to complete a graphic design degree
• Knowledge of best practices for print and web design
• Exceptional organizational skills and strong attention to detail
• Personable, creative, and fun to work with
• Ability to take direction and run with it
• Experience with creating content is a plus
• Interest or experience in photography also a plus
• Must have a laptop with Adobe CC Illustrator & Photoshop

Internship Responsibilities:
• Design social media graphics for Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
• Design printed materials such as flyers, coupons, and menus
• Working with online print vendors
• Research vendors for collateral
• General office work

Time Commitment & Compensation:
• 10-20 hours per week, from September through December.
• Flexible hours available to work with your school schedule.
• School Credit preferred
• Free lunch

Email your resume and a sample of your portfolio to marketing@justsalad.com

Intern can expect to learn

How to develop a design from start to finish in order to convey the brand’s messaging effectively across print and digital collateral.

To Apply

Email your cover letter, resume and a sample of your portfolio (link to website portfolio or pdf) to marketing@justsalad.com

GRAPHIC DESIGN FALL INTERNSHIP (unpaid)

The Rubin Museum of Art in house creative team is seeking a graphic design intern to assist in the Marketing and Communication Department. The intern will work closely with the Marketing & Communication team and report directly to the Graphic Designer and Creative Head of Graphics and Branding.

Please note that this position is unpaid.

How to Apply:
Indicate Graphic Design Fall Internship on Subject Line of Email
Must include PDF Portfolio/Website, Resume and Cover Letter to Muoi Ly at mly@rubinmuseum.org

Area of Responsibilities:
Support design staff in designing engaging graphic communications for print and web. This will include, social media graphics, promotional items, flyers, signages, and other marketing materials as needed.
Edit images in preparation for use on Museum website, social media, signage, etc.
General production and design work will be assigned as needed.

We seek a motivated individual who…
is a Junior or Senior in an accredited college or university
has strong knowledge of Adobe Indesign and Photoshop
is fluent in the fundamentals of design and detail-oriented
has a strong eye for layout design and typography
must be organized and have excellent time management
must have an understanding of print and digital design
an independent self-starter and ability to multi-task
is a team player
has great communication skills

Qualifications:
Image editing and color corrections
Excellent skill in layout and composition
Strong portfolio showing previous visual and design work
Fluent in the full Adobe Creative Suite
Knowledge of Google Doc, Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, Keynote

Intern Benefits:
All internships are unpaid. Academic requirements may be fulfilled by arrangement with the individual college or university.
Rubin Museum interns receive the following benefits:
Free admission at museums across the country
Free admission to Rubin Museum programs when/if available
10% discount on food and beverage at Café Serai.
25% discount on most items in the Rubin Shop, with a 40% discount on Rubin Museum publications.
10% discount on selected Rubin programs.
25% discount on gift memberships
Invitation to the annual Volunteer Appreciation Event.

Learn more RubinMuseum.org

Intern can expect to learn

The intern gets experience on how to work or communicate with different departments in the Museum.
He or she will get a better insight on how an in house graphic team operates in a nonprofit organization setting.
Hands on experiences on projects.

TO APPLY

EMAIL: mly@rubinmuseum.org
Indicate Graphic Design Fall Internship on Subject Line of Email.
Include link to Portfolio Website (or pdf portfolio), Resume and Cover Letter to Muoi Ly

Marvel–Graphic Design Intern, Fall 2016

Marvel is looking for a qualified graphic design intern to join their team. The department works on various types of design projects from web banners, logo design, and advertising design as well as development and design of assets for all of the conventions that Marvel attends. The department works with all departments within the Marvel organization, so a chance to be creative is vast. Students applying for this design internship should have knowledge of current versions of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, and a willingness to learn.  The ability take creative direction is a definite plus! Portfolio samples are also suggested to demonstrate design ability.

Responsibilities

This role will assist in the design and creation of various pieces of Publishing marketing including Print House Ads and web marketing including re-skins, website banner units, social media campaigns, etc.   It will also work with PR teams on the creation of Convention Presentations.  Finally, it will work directly with the Merchandising & Promotions Production Designer and the Sr. Manager of Merchandising & Promotions to design logos, branding, and trade dress for Publishing events.

Basic Qualifications
Strong understanding of basic design fundamentals and proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Experience in Excel, Keynote & Flash a plus. Website portfolio or PDF required.

  • All candidates must be eligible to work in the US.
  • All candidates must be at least 18 years old.
  • All candidates must be available during the months of September through December.
  • All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship.
  • All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Resume must outline other internships, degrees earned, work experience, related clubs and organizations, current major course of study, expected graduation date and extracurricular activities.
  • Cover letter must include a personal introduction, and days/times available during internship period.
  • Preferred Junior or Senior-level standing
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Required Education

Prospective intern should be in Junior or Senior year with a Major or Minor in Graphic Design / Visual Communication.

Enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class.

Company Overview

Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the world’s most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of over 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over seventy years. Marvel utilizes its character franchises in entertainment, licensing and publishing.

APPLY ONLINE

HBO 2016 Fall Intern: Consumer Marketing – Design & Production

HBO Design + Production is a diverse collective of artists, idea generators and problem solvers.

The Designer creates graphic applications for a variety of HBO/Cinemax print and digital collateral.
They assist in the creative process while producing final mechanicals for release. They have solid written and oral communication skills, good attention to detail and excellent time-management skills. The Designer provides creative solutions based on feedback from team members and business partners.

Portfolio submission required.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assist in the design of a variety of projects:

  • Create work that demonstrates a strong sense of typography, layout and composition
  • Prepare files for print and web production
  • Transition between multiple projects while managing deadlines efficiently
  • Work independently as well as in a larger group
  • Think creatively and love to learn and share ideas

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to work 15 hours/week in NY office
  • Have great fluency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
  • Detail-oriented and have a conscientious approach to the work
  • Should be a conceptual designer, able to convey ideas through design
  • Must be able to work at least 15 hours a week
  • Must be professional, responsible, and accountable- no exceptions

DESIRED SKILLS/ TRAITS:

  • Excellent communicator
  • Adapts to change
  • Team player–will collaborate with the creative team on a wide variety of projects

About HBOSM
America’s most successful premium television company, Home Box Office delivers two 24-hour pay television services—HBO®and Cinemax®. HBO continues to take advantage of the latest technological innovations with advancements that include the availability of HBO programming online though HBO GOSM and MAX GOSM, as well as HBO On Demand® and Cinemax On Demand® in HD.

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CNN Intern Fall 2016 (paid) – CNN.com Photo Desk

Work with the Photography Department for CNN Digital in addition to develop imagery for larger projects. Produce photo galleries and essays for CNN Digital and CNN Photos blog. Gather and create relevant images, graphics, and other interactive elements to enhance stories, as requested by assignment producers, the design department, editorial, and other staff members. Monitor satellite feeds and other sources for the latest video and images available to keep stories fresh and updated. Perform research to support staff members in producing stories. Join the CNN Photo Desk.

What do we need from you?
Candidates should be passionate about news, self-motivated, able to multitask, have a good attitude, and be able to function well in fast paced, high volume environment.

Requirements:

  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without sponsorship.
  • All international students will be required to provide documentation of proper visa paperwork prior to your arrival if accepted to the program.
  • Must have completed their sophomore year in college prior to the start of the internship.
  • Must be enrolled in school during the time of the internship (must NOT have graduated college or graduate school prior to the start of the internship).

Program Dates are September 12th to December 16th.
Interns are paid at minimum wage ($9/hour), up to 20 hours/week, and relocation is not provided.

APPLY ONLINE

CNN Intern Fall 2016 (paid) – Digital Studios Production

The Digital Studios Production intern will assist with video equipment management, video workflow improvements and the production of original video. This internship position will be an opportunity to learn a wide range of skills over the course of the program.

Tasks may include:

  • Assist in the management, basic maintenance and organization of video gear
  • Help design and build studio sets for in-house productions
  • Research new technology/equipment that will improve prove the production/post-production processes
  • Troubleshoot issues that arise with video gear, editing systems/hardware and other production equipment
  • Assist in the general organization of the office to ensure productions can happen seamlessly

What do we need from you?
Candidates should be passionate about news, self-motivated, able to multitask, have a good attitude, and be able to function well in fast paced, high volume environment.

Requirements:

  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without sponsorship.
  • All international students will be required to provide documentation of proper visa paperwork prior to your arrival if accepted to the program.
  • Must have completed their sophomore year in college prior to the start of the internship.
  • Must be enrolled in school during the time of the internship (must NOT have graduated college or graduate school prior to the start of the internship).

Program Dates are September 12th to December 16th.
Interns are paid at minimum wage ($9/hour), up to 20 hours/week, and relocation is not provided.

APPLY ONLINE

CNN Fall Internships (paid)- Motion Graphics

CNN Intern Fall 2016 – Motion Graphics

The Motion Graphics intern for The Video Development Group in New York will assist Designers and Producers with graphics and animations for all CNN digital platforms. The Video Development Group is split into two primary units, focusing on daily turn news & feature content, as well as longer-lead series. This internship position will spend time with both units, creating an opportunity to learn a wide range of skills over the course of the program. The intern may assist with the following: animate video package elements – including opens, lower thirds, and text on screen – help craft smart and engaging explainer videos, explore sound design and editing in Adobe Premiere, mask photos and rotoscope video, as well as research and asset gathering.

What do we need from you?
Candidates should be passionate about news, self-motivated, able to multitask, have a good attitude, and be able to function well in fast paced, high volume environment. Candidates should also have the following:

  • Must be proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and After Effects
  • Illustration Skills, knowledge in Adobe Premiere and Cinema 4D a plus
  • Must have a good eye for typography
  • Strong portfolio showing a range of different styles
  • Strong interest in original video storytelling for an online audience

Requirements:

  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without sponsorship.
  • All international students will be required to provide documentation of proper visa paperwork prior to your arrival if accepted to the program.
  • Must have completed their sophomore year in college prior to the start of the internship.
  • Must be enrolled in school during the time of the internship (must NOT have graduated college or graduate school prior to the start of the internship).

Program Dates are September 12th to December 16th.
Interns are paid at minimum wage ($9/hour), up to 20 hours/week, and relocation is not provided.

APPLY ONLINE

DKNY Graphic Design Internship – Fall 2016 (unpaid)

The Donna Karan Company, LLC., one of the world’s leading fashion houses, is currently seeking students to join the Spring 2016 internship program.

Join our in-house design studio as we work to relaunch the DKNY brand! Our small, dynamic team concepts and delivers large-scale brand initiatives, taking every creative challenge head-on.

We are looking for a friendly, curious, and talented Graphic Design Intern to join our team. The Intern will have the opportunity to learn and understand the design needs of a global fashion brand across the print, digital, and social landscape.

Responsibilities:

  • Concept brand initiatives and marketing collateral
  • Format runway, campaign, and look book assets for e-commerce websites, interactive touch screens, mobile apps, social media, seasonal advertisements, and in-store and outdoor signage
  • Design and typeset printed invitations, postcards, press releases, and email marketing blasts
  • Design web banners, homepage assets and social media posts
  • Assist seasonal editorial photo shoots
  • Work alongside the design team and digital coordinator to create engaging visual content and stories for blogs

Qualifications:

  • Graphic Design and/or Communication Design Major
  • Knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
  • Strong typography skills
  • Digital and printed design experience

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Cosmopolitan Fall Design Intern (unpaid)

  • Job Description:
    The Cosmopolitan design department is seeking an enthusiastic graphic design student for the fall semester. The ideal candidate must posses a strong interest in editorial design. You must be highly organized, efficient, and detail oriented. This is an intensive internship suitable only for someone who is a fast learner, eager, and has the ability to multitask. Some responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Providing administrative support, designing stories for the print issue, maintaining the art department walls, assisting the designers with preparing their pages, and performing all art department related duties as assigned. Our interns play an integral role in getting each and every issue published. Only those who have the ability to take on the internship with a serious, professional, and dedicated manner should apply. The internship is unpaid and for school credit only.
  • Position: Internship
  • Area of Focus: Design
  • City: New York City
  • Region: NYC tri-state
  • Duration: Part-time
  • About Our Company: Cosmopolitan is the biggest, best-selling young women’s media brand on the planet, with 64 editions in 100 countries.
  • Benefits: For credit only
  • Company: Hearst
  • Contact Address: 300 West 57th Street New York, NY 10019
  • Contact Email:shaesche@hearst.com
  • Contact Name: Susannah Haesche
  • How to Apply: Please send your cover letter, resume, and digital samples of design work (or link to your portfolio) to shaesche@hearst.com with subject line “Cosmopolitan Editorial Design Intern”. Submissions without samples will not be considered.
  • Job Requirements: Qualifications: Fluency in InDesign is a MUST. Excellent cutting and mounting skills. Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate school. Availability of at least two days a week. Receive school credit for the internship.