Summer 2020 Design Intern - Running Press

Art Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Running Press is seeking a current college student with a major in Graphic Design for their summer design internship. Our summer internship program, which runs from June 1st – August 7th and allows interns to work 28 hours per week, offers students an opportunity to learn about the publishing industry and explore an area of interest.

Intern responsibilities:

  • Assist designers with all aspects of book design, including book covers and interior layouts
  • Utilize time management skills to independently manage projects to meet multiple deadlines
  • Participate in the creation of marketing materials
  • Interact with other departments including Editorial, Marketing, and Publicity
  • Organize and archive files and other administrative tasks as needed
Requirements:
  • Current college student with a major in Graphic Design
  • Proficiency in Creative Suite, including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Strong typographic skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Interest in illustration and photography
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Professionalism and good interpersonal skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
Please note that you are responsible for your own housing during the duration of the internship.