Graphic Design Intern - Student Hourly - 11642BR

Graphic Design Intern - Student Hourly

University Career Center
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Position Overview

The University Career Center (UCC) is looking for a creative individual to help develop, enhance, and implement a variety of marketing endeavors for a large campus department. This position provides an opportunity for hands-on, portfolio building experience in print and digital design. The graphic design intern will collaborate with and support the marketing team.

Job Description

  • Design clear engaging graphic communications for print and web. This will include infographics, animated gifs/videos, event and workshop marketing materials, branded promotional items, website and social media graphics, posters, banners, flyers, and other marketing materials as needed.
  • Work within existing brand framework and adhere to brand standards.
  • Develop, produce and post social media content.
  • Participate in meetings and brainstorming sessions related to the development of future marketing and advertising campaigns.
  • Help with administration and production of departmental events.
  • Other duties as requested.

Required Qualifications

  • Previous experience using Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign as demonstrated in application materials.
  • Demonstrated visual design skills set to an overall brand identity as presented in application materials.
  • Must be enrolled in at least six hours at The University of Kansas.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of basic public relations and marketing principles.
  • A creative and innovative thinker with the ability to understand the role of social networking, and create content in the appropriate voice for the organization.
  • General knowledge of video editing and development skills.
  • Ability to work to deadlines and on multiple projects.
  • Highly organized, very detailed and an excellent communicator
  • Self‐disciplined, a self-starter, and proficient in time management.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
  • Positive attitude and a history of strong work ethic.
  • Able to work hard but keep it fun.

Additional Candidate Instructions

To ensure full consideration, please submit a resume, cover letter and a link to a sample of your graphic design work.

The deadline to submit applications is 11:59pm on April 29, 2018. Application review begins on April 30, 2018.

Contact Information to Applicants

Millinda Fowles

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