Digital Design Interns

Hearst CommunicationsSan Francisco, CA

25 days ago


Job Title

Digital Design Intern Summer 2024

Job Location

San Francisco Chronicle

Job Overview

  • Paid full-time 12-week internship from June to August 2024
  • Join a digital media company reinventing news coverage and reader engagement
  • Collaborate with reporters, editors, and creative directors to showcase graphic artists' talents and elevate content
  • Receive training and mentoring from editors and colleagues across departments
  • Work and train within a cohort of more than a dozen summer interns


  • Hourly rate: $18.07 (rate as of 7/1/2024 is dependent upon the new SF Minimum wage)


  • Help tell newsroom stories through innovative digital-first presentations
  • Collaborate with various teams to create engaging visual content
  • Contribute to the design and coding of projects
  • Brainstorm, research, art direct collaborators, and coordinate projects


  • Working towards a degree in journalism and/or design
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, GitHub, JavaScript, Figma, Ai2html, Adobe Creative Suite, React
  • Experience with Archie (a plus)
  • Data visualization skills (a plus)
  • Illustration and animation skills (a plus)
  • Print design experience (a plus)
  • Application submission deadline: October 8, 2023

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People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Graphic Design42%

  • Communication9%

  • Fine And Studio Arts7%

  • Design And Applied Arts7%

  • Advertising4%

  • 225 other majors29%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • Apple
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Anthropologie
  • IBM
  • Target
Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For San Francisco, CA | $6,327/mo

  • Housing/Rent$3,927

  • Miscellaneous$1,096

  • Food$570

  • Utilities$368

  • Transportation$366


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