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TITLE: Graphic Design Intern – Spring 2019

DEPARTMENT: Marketing

REPORTS TO: VP of Marketing and Communications

SUMMARY: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas’ Marketing Department is seeking a graphic design intern to work a minimum of 12 hours per week during the Spring of 2019.

This position will work closely with the VP of Marketing and Communications and the department’s Marketing Associates to create artwork for a wide range of agency materials including invitations, postcards, brochures, fact sheets, banners, reports, specialty items, social media posts, PowerPoint presentations and much more.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The Graphic Design Intern’s duties and responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Work with the department’s VP to identify projects that need to be completed and completion dates
  • Become familiar with the agency’s graphic standards
  • Create designs, layouts and materials to meet print and digital needs
  • Work with vendors (printers, photographers and others) to produce materials as needed

QUALIFICATIONS: 

Required:

  • Graphic design training/experience
  • Familiarity with design principles and processes, software, file formats, color profiles and color spaces, etc..
  • Experience producing designs and materials for print and digital use
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Experience working with printers
  • Good organizational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Accountability/follow-through
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Sense of humor
  • Kindness and a desire to help others

Other great skills to have – desirable but not required:

  • Photography
  • Videography, video editing
  • Writing skills – copywriting, proofreading, editing
  • Familiarity with social media/online platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube, Flickr, Vimeo
  • Familiarity with HTML and WordPress
  • Knowledge of Google Analytics and Adwords

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@bigmentoring.org.

APPLY BY: February 15, 2019

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