Summer Internship: Digital Design

Posted January 24, 2019

New York City

Use your design expertise to make a difference! We are seeking applicants to join our team as a paid Digital Design intern in our New York office, for Summer 2019. As a Digital Design Intern you will support democratic candidates, liberal causes, as well as corporate clients. Candidates must have full-time availability from Monday to Friday, 10am – 6pm and a demonstrated interest in communications, Democratic politics, media, advertising, digital work, social media, or other related fields.

Other Qualifications

  • Fluency with Adobe CC programs with expertise in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects
  • Strong typography skills
  • Motion design experience with After Effects
  • Presentation design experience with Google Slides and PPT
  • Interest in social media and digital design
  • Print design experience
  • Photo retouching skills
  • Knowledge of different file formats and how to use them
  • Interested in emerging design trends, social media, and politics
  • Meticulous attention to detail

Ideal candidates will have strong writing and research skills, digital/social media or experience, an understanding of the media and the ability to handle multiple projects at once.

SKDKnickerbocker is committed to diversity among its staff, and recognizes that its continued success requires the highest commitment to obtaining and retaining a diverse staff that provides the best quality services to its clients. SKDKnickerbocker is an equal opportunity employer and it is our policy to recruit, hire, train, promote and administer any and all personnel actions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, creed, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, ancestry, genetic information, military service, veteran’s status or any other protected category under local, state or federal law.

Interested? Please send your resume, two references and a writing sample to with the subject line “Digital Design Internship Application – Your Full Name”