Monthly Archives: March 2016

EXPERIENCE DESIGN INTERN (paid)

Girls Who Code’s Strategy & Innovation team is looking for a spring/summer Experience Design Intern to design technology-based solutions that empower girls with legitimate confidence in their ability to learn computer science. The intern will be an integral part of the design process and make valuable contributions to further Girls Who Code’s effort to engage and empower young women to pursue Computer Science.

RESPONSIBILITIES

– Design technology-driven solutions (eg. web application, mobile application) that meet stakeholder needs and further the goals of the Girls Who Code community
– Use and conduct design research to inform the design and efficacy of a solution
– Balance multiple design projects within a growing, collaborative team

QUALIFICATIONS

– Portfolio that demonstrates candidate’s strong user experience and visual design skills, ability to create wireframes and/or prototypes, and comfort designing for web and mobile environments
– Excellent communication and presentation skills and comfort providing and receiving constructive design feedback
– Proficiency within the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
– Recently completed or working towards a degree in interaction design, human-computer interaction, or related field
– Flexibility and independence that comes from working on a new, growing design teamPassion for Girls Who Code’s mission

Nice to Haves

– Experience designing products that support student or organizational learning, products that support large communities, or knowledge of how people learn
– Experience working on projects that are aligned with the Girls Who Code educational philosophy
– Experience with any of the following: web or mobile programming; data analysis and visualization; user research

APPLY ONLINE

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN (unpaid)

Woman’s Day Magazine’s publishing art department is looking to add a dynamic design intern to our team.

Responsibilities Include:
-Assist with design and layout of marketing materials, in-book advertorial pages and comps
-Prepare materials for events
-Provide general support for marketing department

Requirements:
-Strong design and production skills, including knowledge of typography, layout, color
-Interest in magazine promotions
-Positive attitude ­– no job too small
-Proficient in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
-Excellent attention to detail in a deadline-driven environment
-Able to work independently

TO APPLY email: kpall@hearst.com
– Cover letter with Availability (days/hours)
– Resume
– Portfolio links or PDF of several design samples (pdf should be under 5MB)

This is an unpaid position and must be for school credit
Start date: open

Intern can expect to learn

Our intern has the opportunity to become intricately involved in the day-to-day activities that contribute to Woman’s Day magazine. Our inter will walk away with comprehensive knowledge of the magazine publishing industry, a wealth of experience, and a strong portfolio.

PAID INTERNSHIP

Vector is looking for a recent grad (or soon-to-be graduate) with a BA in Design (though you should feel free to apply if you’re still in school at any level and we’ll certainly consider your application and possibly meet to offer advice). You should be skilled in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, have the ability to express your ideas in a team environment and be ready for new challenges and experiences. Familiarity with Sketch, prototyping tools or code and experience in video/motion are bonuses but not required.

Benefits
• “Lunch on us” every day via your own Seamless account
• Museum Visits and other regular out of the office quick field trips
• Regular in-office meetups (with the team and other friends of Vector) with beer, wine and snacks

Intern can expect to learn

We look at our internship program as a place for us both to learn, grow and innovate. You’ll be as much a part of the team as anyone else and you’ll be encouraged to speak up on a daily basis, bringing your own point of view to our work and office environment.

You’ll find yourself helping us prep for a client workshop, iterating on a user experience problem, exploring a broad variety of options for an identity and much much more.

Most importantly we’re here to support you. You’ll be paired with a mentor to see you through your time at Vector, push you to create your best work and give you advice on how to advance your career.  Internships last for 3 to 6 months and are paid (hey, you’re talented and you deserve to be paid for that!).

Application Details

Please send a website showing your work and your resume & cover letter (sure!) but what we really want to hear is why you’re passionate about working in design to the attention of Nick Spriggs.
Please email: O_HlVh13@vectormediagroup.recruiterbox.com

Bonus: Tell us about a time that you met a designer who inspired you.

DESIGN INTERN, SUMMER 2016 (paid)

Join our team of talented editors and designers who are passionate about creating an innovative product at MSNBC.com. As a Design Intern, you will collaborate with the product and editorial teams, working on projects ranging from data visualization to visual design. The ideal candidate is a motivated designer, who can juggle multiple projects with minimal supervision.

Criteria

| Independent worker and self-starter
| A thoughtful portfolio, featuring examples of typography & design
| Strong skills in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop) are required
| Excellent typography, composition, and photo-research skills
| Ability to maintain organized files
| Impeccable written and verbal communication skills
| Knowledgable in current events and design trends
| Education or interest in journalism/media a plus
| HTML5/CSS & JavaScript are a plus

Internships at NBCUniversal are paid and do not require course credit.

NBCUniversal interns must meet the following criteria:

| In pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor or Graduate degree at an Accredited Institution and be able to provide documentation to confirm your degree progress
| Current class standing of sophomore or above (30 credits)
| Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
| Must be 18 years of age or older
| Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the U.S. without a visa or sponsorship

Intern can expect to learn

You will be expected to use your full range of visual design and production skills while gaining technical experience working with the Adobe Creative Suite, Drupal, our content management system, and HTML5 & CSS.

Application Details

Please send a cover letter, résumé and sample of your design work (link to portfolio site) to meagan.choi@nbcuni.com, and address your cover letter to “Meagan Choi.”

**Note: Recent graduates will not be eligible for this program. NBCUniversal prohibits interns from participating in any other internship programs while employed by NBCUniversal without written permission from the Vice President, Talent Integration and Pipeline Programs, or her successor or designee.

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN (unpaid)

Good Housekeeping & Country Living Magazine

Responsibilities Include:
-Assist with design and layout of marketing materials, in-book pages and comps
-Prepare materials for events
-Provide general support for marketing department

Requirements:
-Strong design and production skills, including knowledge of typography, layout, color
-Enthusiasm for and sincere interest in magazine promotions
-Positive attitude–­no job too small
-Proficient in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
-Skilled in creating comps
-Excellent attention to detail in a deadline-driven environment
-Be able to work independently

Please email lmchan@hearst.com 
Cover letter that includes What days/hours you’re available
Resume
Link to portfolio or PDF of several design samples (not to exceed 5MB)

This is an unpaid position and must be for school credit
Start date: open

Good Housekeeping Summer Art Interns

  • Good Housekeeping magazine is seeking energetic, detail-oriented art interns for Summer 2016. Interns will have the opportunity to work with the art department, the photo team, and the Creative Director to help produce visual content for the publication. This includes learning about the day-to-day activities and the workflow of the magazine, as well as assisting designers with production tasks, both big and small. Interns will have the opportunity to design pages, help reinvent existing page templates, and experiment with color and type alongside our team. This is an unpaid internship and you must be able to receive college credit.

  • Position: Internship
  • City: New York City
  • Company: Good Housekeeping
  • Contact Email:madelinekelly@hearst.com
  • Contact Name: Madeline Kelly
  • How to Apply: Please email cover letter, resume, and portfolio link.

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN (unpaid)

The creative team at Catch needs a designer.

If you’ve got fresh ideas and are almost fresh out of school we’d love to hear from you. We’re looking for help on things from top line, big ideas on integrated campaigns to filling in the little details on day-to-day projects and everything in between.

Hopefully, you’ve got some great ideas, proficiency in all things Adobe and all-around creative chops.

Work ethic, passion and a willingness to learn and collaborate are always a plus. For this position attitude and ability trump experience, obviously.

We are a boutique agency (40-something employees), started by 3 partners (also 40-something), all of whom started the agency in 2011 and remain the only partners today. Clients served during this time started with Quicksilver, United Healthcare and AARP and has grown to include Loews Hotels, AND1, Avia, NY Genome Center, Partnership for a Healthier America, IIS and Hewlett Packard B2B.

What that translates to is: we’re young, hungry and growing. and hopefully you so are you.
That’s about it. So, when can you start?

Reporting to:
Senior creative people & CCO

Compensation:
TBD

Intern can expect to learn

Graphic design skills (presentations, logos, marketing materials), how to work with a team effectively and collaboratively, what it’s like to work in an integrated marketing agency.

TO APPLY
EMAIL Cover letter and resume (with link to portfolio) to jess@catch-nyc.com

Summer Internship: DIGITAL DESIGN (VISUAL, UX, UI)

THE SUMMER INTERNSHIP AT MADEO STUDIO

You may work on client and internal projects to elevate how companies and organizations communicate and engage with people. You will support the research that influences our design strategy for non-profits, startups, and impactful corporations. You will support senior designers on website design projects for diverse clients and within Madeo. You will learn more about producing projects through collaboration. You will learn about tools that help collaborations become successful.

 

A CAMPUS-LIKE WORKING CULTURE

Our office is between SoHo and the West Village in Manhattan. We’re in a collaborative building with over 200 exceptional companies, freelancers, and creative teams. There are daily talks, startup events, learning opportunities and simply an awesome environment. We treat it like our campus, where we learn, meet new people and work on projects that get us excited.

 

A TEAM EXPERIENCE

You will work directly with a more senior designer, a creative director, content strategists, a digital project manager, and other team members in a small team environment. You may also collaborate with client teams from interesting non-profits, startups, and leading companies.

 

THE BASICS

— This is a Full-Time internship, but can be Part-Time depending on your availability.

— Accepted candidates may start June 1 and typically intern through end of August.

— Candidate must be willing to work from our office in NYC.

— The internship is open to current design students and college graduates.

— Interns receive a stipend for covering transportation and lunch expenses.

— Interns may receive academic credit for the internship experience depending on their university’s requirements, if they are a current student.

APPLY ON-LINE

Our simple application takes minutes to complete. If you are considered for the role, you will receive an email from us within 1 to 5 days.

Summer 2016 Digital Design Intern at NYLON (unpaid)

NYLON Magazine is looking for Digital Design Interns for summer 2016. Main responsibilities include assisting in design and implementation of graphics for site, e-blasts, and ads, as well as archiving photos, and helping with shoots. Must be organized with good multi-tasking and time management skills. We are seeking excited interns who are fast learners, have a positive attitude, and above all know and love the NYLON brand! NYLON is a small, fast-paced environment so you’ll get experience with many different projects.

Position: Internship

  • Area of Focus: Design
  • City: New York City
  • Region: NYC tri-state
  • Duration: Part-time
  • Company: NYLON Magazine
  • Contact Email:ricky@nylon.com
  • Contact Name: Ricky
  • How to Apply: Please send your resume, with a link to your portfolio and a brief statement of why you’d like to intern with us to.
  • Job Requirements: Must be proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Experience with Kalviyo, Curalate and CMS a plus. All internships are unpaid and can be for school credit. Looking for interns who are available to work at least 2 full days.