Graphic Design Intern

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Viral PR Agency
1400 N Halsted
Chicago, IL
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

Graphic Design Intern:

Chicago’s newest LGBT-focused (high-resolution) digital magazine is looking for an (unpaid) graphic design intern interested in expanding his/her design portfolio. This is a GREAT opportunity to get your work published and build your portfolio!

Interns are hands-on from day one and have the opportunity to do it all: write, interview talent, report, shoot video and cover red carpet events. If you are the ultimate fan, this internship is for you!

Benefits
• Gain valuable hands-on experience
• Build your professional portfolio
• Connect with and network amongst top industry professionals
• Showcase your dynamic skills and talent to the world

How To Apply
Please send a resume, cover letter, two samples and two references to internships [at] gc-magazine.com with "Graphic Design Internship" in the subject field.

Applications are taken well in advance. Deadlines are as follows:
Fall: Application materials due September 1
Winter: Application materials due by December 1
Spring: Application materials due by March 1
Summer: Application materials due by May 15

Responsibilities

• Responsible for all design products, including but not limited to print and web-based products, audiovisual presentation materials, and new media (social media, podcasts, webcasts, etc.)
• Enhance, protect and manage branding internally and externally within established standards
• Create/design ads & ad campaigns, website banners and social media designs
• Work under deadline pressure

Requirements

• Must reside in Chicago
• Must be proficient with Adobe Creative Suite (namely Photoshop & Illustrator – InDesign preferred but not required)
• Must know how to conceptualize and be extremely creative
• Possess knowledge in photo prep for layout
• Possess knowledge in print design (preferred but not required)
• Aggressive work ethic, competitive nature and desire to win
• Must have own laptop and Adobe create suite (at minimum Photoshop)

How To Apply

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