Graphic Design Intern | The Journey

Graphic Design Intern

Status: Unpaid Internship

Team: Creative and Communications

Job Type: Other

Date Posted: August 10, 2017

Application Materials Required
  • Cover Letter, Resume, & References


  • You will be immersed in our creative processes
  • Work closely with the staff Graphic Designer and Creative Director
  • Attend and participate in department staff meetings and internship evaluations
  • Lead research initiatives related to your focus or concentration
  • Become an expert at distilling tasks and actions from meetings
  • Create visual elements/designs for distribution to, print, mobile devices, and social media

Experience and Qualification Requirements:

  • Actively enrolled in, or a recent graduate of, a public relations, marketing, advertising, film, fine arts or related undergraduate program (or equivalent)
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and with Apple based products
  • Must have a portfolio of previous design work
  • Able to interact professionally with Journey staff and non-profit partners
  • Ability to take a direction and work within a team setting
  • Must possess strong communication (oral and written) skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Able to grow as a leader
  • Organized and can anticipate and thrive in a rapidly changing environment

Internship Guidelines

  • Internships are for college students (sophomore status and above or graduate level)
  • Must demonstrate high degree of confidentiality
  • Must fill out internship application, send resume and portfolio to the The Journey - Creative Communications Department
  • Must adhere to the policies and procedures set forth in The Journey employee handbook
  • Internships do not guarantee full-time positions with The Journey upon completion
  • Internships range between 6-24 hours on a weekly basis