thrive, a civic-minded design concern in helena, arkansas, is looking to hire a full time graphic designer. thrive was founded by kcai alumni terrance clark and will staley and they have been doing great things in their mississippi delta community for over ten years now. they are biased toward kcai so give this position a read and consider applying. it's an unexpected location for sure but it could be very rewarding. also very cheap cost of living and 1.5 hours south of memphis.
A First-Hand Readout from the UXPA International Conference
Wed, August 28, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
H&R Block World Headquarters
1301 Main Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
bowen is offering a semi-annual web design scholarship worth $1500. entry looks pretty straightforward and requires an upload of your unofficial transcript and a web design entry. check out the details here.
BOWEN is an award-winning, New York-based web design and digital marketing agency driven by digital fluency, creative innovation, and client success. Merging the principles of exceptional artistry and sharpened strategy, our collaborative method provides clients with unparalleled value.
woah, this is not a drill! The walker is hiring a graphic designer! Be sure to check out the link below.
We have our annual Open House event of all the printed entries into the Printing Industries Graphex contest. Over 350 printed pieces!
Twenty plus tables of printed inspiration, mill reps and refreshments (and Barista!) available from 8:00-3:00 on Tuesday, April 30th. Location is downtown at Posty Cards. Raffle prizes too including chance to win the book, Designing for Print by Marina Joyce.
RSVP is appreciated especially if anyone is planning to attend over lunch.
All are welcome!
You read that right! Folk Alliance International is looking for you, a graphic design intern!
This is a 20-hour a week internship. They are looking for interns to be available July 2019 through
January 2020, but are flexible with the start date (if you aren’t available until the fall semester, they
can work with your schedule). They also expect their interns to travel with them to New Orleans for their
annual conference in January (travel and lodging will be provided).
• Assist the communications team in developing creative assets
• Brainstorm with team to come up with new and creative marketing strategies
• Design graphics for social media, website, and email use
• Assist with designing various print materials
• Experience in Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator.
• Previous internship/professional experience is helpful but not required.
• Must provide a portfolio of your design work.
• Current or recently graduated college student in graphic design, marketing, or related field is
This is a paid internship at $11 / hour. If interested, please contact Marisa Kolka at firstname.lastname@example.org
McCownGordon Construction is looking for a design intern this summer!
Internship work includes:
Collaborating alongside a team of talented and fun marketing professionals.
Designing e-blast, flyers, cards, t-shirts and other deliverables for both internal and external, client-facing events.
Help establish our new brand standards.
Work with construction teams to deliver job site specific project signange.
Create project specific inforgaphics
… & so much more!
To apply for this position, please send resumes to Amanda Stultz at email@example.com by April 15th. Be sure to include a link to your online portfolio or submit as a PDF attachment.
Looking to get out of Kansas City this summer and work on your design skillz? Neon Moire hosts an annual selection of the most exciting design summer schools around the world. This is their fourth edition, with schools in Europe, Asia, and North America. This summer you can attend courses with and without credit points, some even have real diplomas! What all courses have in common is that they help you expand your horizon, learn a lot, and make new friends for life.
Check out this link for the details!
Children’s Mercy is looking to fill a paid internship position ($10.00 / hr) right away and would be willing to extend the position through the summer
The Graphic Design Intern works closely with the Graphic Design Manager to support various communications and marketing materials throughout the hospital, including all aspects of graphic design conception to production; proposing creative ideas in support of strategy; actively supporting and art directing photo shoots, meetings, etc.; working with team members to ensure action items are completed using Workfront®project management software, as well as additional duties as assigned.
Working with the Graphic Design Manager, interns will be exposed to the fields of communications and marketing, healthcare marketing, printing, media, digital, and photography. The intern will also work with outside agencies, contractors and printers to complete work. Strong creative skills, knowledge of Creative Cloud, and proficiency in MAC and PC are preferred. Illustration skills are a plus. To be considered, we recommend you have a portfolio of work to present.
· High School diploma or equivalent
· No experience necessary/on-the-job training
· Current college Junior or Senior student and/or recent college graduate
To apply, please visit https://www.childrensmercy.org/careers, or reach out to Nikki Esser at (816) 302-0144 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
What are you doing this (early) June? You’re looking into an internship opportunity with POPULOUS!
POPULOUS is a global architecture and design firm that creates the places where people love to be together, like Yankee Stadium, the London Olympics, and the Super Bowl. Over the last 30 years, the firm has designed more than 2,500 projects worth $40 billion across emerging and established markets. Populous’ comprehensive services include architecture, interior design, event planning and overlay, environmental graphics and wayfinding, master planning, landscape design, urban planning and sustainable design consulting. With regional headquarters in Kansas City, London, and Brisbane, Populous has 18 offices on four continents.
The graphic design intern will support the Kansas City brand activation team from May to August 2019. Duties will range day-to-day, but would include:
• Creating new collateral materials and templates based on global brand guide
• Collaborating within a team of graphic designers and marketers on visual needs
• Developing new graphic design ideas, as needed
• Researching technological interfacing and its’ intersection while designing environments
• Assist in developing wayfinding plans in environmental spaces
Skills and Qualifications:
• Graphic design portfolio required
• Current college student in graphic design, marketing or other related field
• Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
• Experience working with brand and style guides
• Requires strong layout/editorial and typographic skills that will work in both print and digital applications
• Strong analytical, communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
• Ability to work independently and collaboratively as appropriate and ability to maintain confidentiality
• Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
• Self-starter, curious, and willing to learn
• Qualified candidates must demonstrate unmatched skills in graphic design; the ability to multi-task and a passion for quality, creative work
• Portfolio images that demonstrate strong conceptual/design skills, trend-focused color palettes, excellent aesthetic judgment, and use of type
• Portfolio images that demonstrate strong illustration skills with a variety of techniques, styles, subject matter, application
• Portfolio images that demonstrate ability to apply design and illustration to multiple formats and products
To apply, visit https://populous.com/career-listings.
gensler is a global design and architecture firm focused on strategic research and design shaping the future of cities. these will be amazing opportunities to learn more about environmental graphic design and interface with architects and interior designers.
the san francisco graphic design position is listed here.
the atlanta graphic design position is listed here.
the chicago graphic design position is listed here.
the denver graphic design position is listed here.
a brand design position in new york city is listed here.
application deadline is march 22nd.
An internship is available at Crema, in downtown KC!
As an intern at Crema, you will get to interact with every individual on the staff and will work on real projects that will greatly expand your skill set and help you grow as a professional. You’ll get the opportunity to learn from the Crema team and how a successful company runs itself.
Check out the details and apply at:
Garmin is looking for a visual designer on the graphics team! The position would primarily be designing graphics for on-screen interfaces, potentially anything from Fitness smartwatches to mobile apps to in-dash navigation systems). Be sure to check out the position and apply at: https://garmin.taleo.net/careersection/garmin+career+section/jobdetail.ftl?job=190006B&tz=GMT-06%3A00&tzname=America%2FChicago
Contact Dean Johnson with any questions @email@example.com.
Lounge Lizard is offering a scholarship contest for the Spring Semester. The award includes a cash prize for the winning student. High school, undergrad and grad students are eligible.
The scholarship webpage is :https://www.loungelizard.com/scholarship/
For any further questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Jessica Young has reached out to the department with a freelance opportunity open to students. She is in need of a wedding invitation design project. She would like something produces similarly to the photo below, but geared towards Grand Lake, Colorado instead of Colorado Springs. She would also be interested in a similar RSVP card.
Interested students are asked to submit an email with a pdf of relevant work samples or a portfolio URL to Jessica at email@example.com
Paintbrush Studio is looking for a design intern, offering a part-time, paid position. Paintbrush Studio is a division of quilting manufacturer Fabri-Quilt, specializing in high-quality designer fabrics for sewing, quilting and crafting.
This internship position will require collaboration within the creative team, as well as report to upper management. Some exciting opportunities include generating color cards for pattern collections, PSD mock-ups for current pattern collections, creating and uploading imagery to the website and/or social media, curating social media images as well as designing graphic for email marketing newsletters.
Some qualifications include, but are not limited to, strong knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator, basic understanding of Squarespace and/or Shopify web platforms, ability to shoot with DSLR camera, and/or light video editing capabilities (iMovie or Premier).
If interested, please email resume and a portfolio sample to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, please visit https://drive.google.com/file/d/1nTphYcepaRpVbLLdQpZDokv7M4YBKrik/view.
Keep an eye out for this internship with Garmin for the summer of 2019.
Some qualifications are:
Pursing a Bachelors Degree in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism, English, or another related major
Demonstrated basic understanding of the intricacies of production
Demonstrated strong organizational skills
Highly self motivated
Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Demonstrates exceptional writing skills and knowledge of Associated Press style guidelines
Proficiency in word processing and database programs and edit or motion graphic software a plus!
Some key responsibilities include:
Assist production team as needs arise
Shadow Producers in meetings, calls and other planning processes
Act as a Production Assistant on shoots and be assigned various tasks and responsibilities during the shoot.
Comply with all corporate and departmental procedures
Identify and organize production elements
To apply to this position, please visit: https://garmin.taleo.net/careersection/2012_garmin_cr/jobdetail.ftl?job=18001AK&tz=GMT-06:00
IBM is looking for a design researcher for June of 2019. Be sure to look over the details on how to apply.
Contact Name/Project Supervisor name: Andy Neill
Type of organization/business: Technology
1 New Orchard Road
Armonk, NY 10504
Job OpportunityJob title: DESIGN RESEARCHER: 177659BR
Job description: Design Research (RSR): As a Design Researcher, you will specialize in uncovering user needs. You must have a foundation in qualitative and quantitative research methods and a practical ability to interview and observe users. Design Researchers also use analytical techniques and their own judgment to prioritize design work and communicate those results to other members of the design team. Their findings yield insights that can be used to determine what people need from their tools, the exact points where users are abandoning solutions, and even help uncover the next big innovation in a product line.
Required Professional and Technical Expertise:
Basic knowledge in designing software products and applications
Portfolio and work samples including user-centered research
Demonstrated ability to translate research findings into specific, prioritized recommendations to improve product designs
Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills, including techniques to persuade and negotiate and the ability to articulate alternative approaches
Demonstrated storytelling and presentation skills
Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise:
B.S. in Experimental Psychology, Cognitive Science, Human Factors, Human Computer Interaction, Anthropology, Sociology, or related discipline preferred
Experience in solving complex user problems
Understanding of Design principles and their application
Job location: Multiple Cities: Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, & RTP
Start and end dates: June 2019
How to apply: http://ibm.biz/DESIGN_EPH_2018