Vendi Launch

Creative Department Design Intern

Design intern may assist in design execution, brand development, digital media, web design and photo and video production.

We require

  • College student (junior or  possibly senior standing) studying marketing, communications, journalism, graphic design or related field
  • Consistent weekly schedule
  • Basic understanding of marketing and communication strategies to a variety of consumers via various media channels

Job description (independent and collaborative)

Paths and activities

  • Assist art directors and creative directors with project design, layout, proofing, revisions and pre-flight

  • Create and reformat graphics files for multiple purposes

  • Create and maintain logo standards documents

  • Coordinate talent, props, locations, releases and schedules for photo shoots

  • Assist in-house photographer and videographer during photo shoots

  • Inventory and upload video and photo files

  • Shoot photography and video for social media and internal use

  • Compile tearsheets and sample files for creative brainstorming

  • Participate in creative brainstorming

  • Participate in agency and client meetings when appropriate

  • Enter content into websites using CMS such as WordPress, Drupal, etc.

  • Maintain office supply inventory, including ordering and receiving

  • Maintain printed sample file

  • Clean and maintain production work area including spray mount table, bindery area and photo booth area

  • Enter project schedules into agency project management system

  • Track all hours in agency time management system

  • Store all working and complete project files on agency server

  • Assist agency with events, projects and workload in whatever role and in completing whatever tasks needed

  • Maintain professional appearance and conduct

Talents and competencies

  • Proven design abilities and high-level production
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Dedication to excellent client service and relationships
  • High-level verbal and written communication skills
  • Professionalism and high-performance standards
  • Presentation skills and confidence
  • Innovation problem-solving approach to marketing challenges
  • Engagement in culture and media
  • Respect (and enthusiasm) for the ideas, expertise, talents and feelings of others
  • Appreciation of both collaborative and independent work situations
  • Attitude and work habits that foster insight and productivity
  • Understanding of and ability to leverage all media (traditional and digital media)
  • Competency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign a must)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

Join us! Please introduce yourself and include a résumé, portfolio or equivalent.