Web Design Intern needed - paid + incredible experience

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VitaLife Nutrition
 Virtual
Company Location: Kerrville, TX
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Part-time, Paid

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Description

I'm a serial entrepreneur who is looking for a student/part-time web designer who is looking to learn and gain experience in the product sales part of ecommerce. This position is optimal for a student or fresh graduate of web design who wants to pivot into a full-time position. You will get to learn from our team, increase your experience with web design and ecommerce and then hopefully join our office full time.

The internship would start as a one month paid trial that would be extended and hopefully culminate in a long-term position.

A little bit about us:
We are a lean and marketing focused ecommerce company based near Austin, TX. Our team is made up of some of the best internet marketing professionals in the industry. Currently, we have 7 people on our team and several more as support capacity. I have put together this team to focus on selling products in very specific niches where we have lots of experience from our prior ventures. We are looking to grow our team and add web developers and designers so our web pages can be created and changed quickly.

About this position:
This is an internship with our company, NOT a project that we need a designer for. We are not going to ask you to build one webpage and stop working. This is about taking design elements, implementing them and then making changes to find the optimal page structure for our customers. You will be implementing the design changes that our team is looking for and helping them construct user friendly web pages that will go to web developers for coding. The one month trial will be a learning experience and training opportunity in our specific niche. If all goes well, we will extend the internship and training and then hopefully bring you on as a full-time part of the team.

Your time commitment for this internship will be around 1-4 hours per day depending upon what needs to be accomplished.

Here are a few of the companies I have started:
www.altitudeshoes.com
www.higherclick.com
www.sportsfoodco.com

Responsibilities

Taking design changes from our marketing and product team and creating / modifying designs to fit these specs so they can be sent to the developers for coding.

Requirements

Here is what we are looking for:
A web design student with a quality portfolio of past work / class work
Wants to get incredible experience and training in web commerce and design
Strong background in web design, photoshop, illustrator, dreamweaver and other design programs
Available on a daily basis to make changes to web pages
Can implement design changes quickly with proper direction
Wants to be a part of a highly effective team and is hungry to learn from some of the best internet marketers in the industry
Familiar with Web standards and cross-platform, cross-browser issues
Familiarity with fundamental visual and interactive design discipline
Able to work on tight deadlines in fast-paced environments
Extremely detail oriented, intrinsically motivated and disciplined
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Familiarity with responsive design is a plus

To apply, please email us your resume, portfolio and a little bit about yourself. If you have any questions for me, go ahead and ask. This is a great opportunity for a design student to gain skill and learn a lot about the sales part of internet businesses as well as work towards full-time employment.

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