Design Internship (Virtual)

Deadline for Jan-May Internship: 
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Deadline for June-Aug Internship: 
Saturday, May 1, 2021
Deadline for Sept-Dec Internship: 
Saturday, August 1, 2020

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 Marketing & 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)


  • Please submit your resume along with a single page cover letter as a pdf outlining their past experience and interst in the role to Phi Tran, Marketing & Design Manager, for review.