Careers

Graphic Design Intern

Posted May 29, 2019

Washington D.C.

We are seeking applicants to join our team as a Graphic Design intern in our DC office. As the Graphic Design Intern you will support the creative team on a wide range of design projects for democratic candidates, liberal causes, and corporate clients. Your day to day work will span across many different projects, including direct mail, social media graphics, and pitch decks.

Duties include:

  • Concepting mail pieces, print ads and infographics, and seeing each project through from start to finish
  • Prepressing and providing files to printers
  • Finalizing content and copy edits from the lead designer on project
  • Resizing digital and social media ads
  • Supporting our new business team with proposal design and creating presentation deck (through Google Slides and PPT)
  • Basic photo retouching
  • File organization and other small internal housekeeping

 

Ideal candidates:

  • Are fluent in Adobe CC programs- mainly InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Understand HTML5 and are comfortable creating animated banner ads
  • Have strong typography skills
  • Will have strong writing and grammar skills
  • Have meticulous attention to detail
  • Can handle multiple projects at once
  • Have a willingness to learn and are open to trying new projects

Candidates must have full-time availability from Monday to Friday. Recent college graduates are preferred. This is a paid internship. Interested candidates should email their resume and portfolio to cscarcella@skdknick.com with the subject line “Design Internship Application – Your Full Name”