Design Internship

Deadline for Jan-May Internship: 
Sunday, December 1, 2019
Deadline for June-Aug Internship: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Deadline for Sept-Dec Internship: 
Thursday, August 1, 2019

Root Division is seeking a Design Intern with a focus on graphic design & media. This intern will support Root Division staff with advancing the visibility of core programming and will work closely with the Design Manager. This individual will gain valuable experience in design that will be supported by an ongoing work and learning from design projects.

General Qualifications:

  • Positive attitude and interest in learning
  • Works well independently and with a team
  • Good communication skills (written and oral)
  • Familiarity with Mac computers
  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Basic administrative skills

Intern Job Description and Tasks:

  • Assist in designing flyers, postcards, invitations, and other visual resources for events, classes, and other organizational needs
  • Photography & video documentation and digitization of Root Division programs and events

Desired Qualifications Specific to this Internship:

  • Excellent written and oral skills
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • Familiarity with Google Photos uploading and organizing
  • DSLR & flash Photography skills 
  • Video shooting & editing skills 
  • Knowledge of Hoot Suite a plus
  • Some prior marketing a plus

Desired Availability (10-12 hours / week):

  • 1 - 2 shifts selected from Mondays - Fridays, between 11 AM - 6 PM
  • Exhibition opening support (each 2nd Saturday evening / month)