Graphic Designer Intern - Summer 2018

Creative / Graphic Design Pearl River, New York New York, New York


Description

Position at Hunter Douglas Inc.

About Hunter Douglas:

Beautiful design, industry-leading innovation, and a highly entrepreneurial global culture - all parts of your daily life at Hunter Douglas, the world’s leader in window fashions and maker of iconic architectural products.

Our nine decade history has created a legacy of innovations and achievements. Most recently, we're pioneering exciting new digital technologies that transform stylish window treatments into intelligent smart shades for today's connected homes.

With the resources of a multi-billion dollar company and the energy and independence of a start-up, Hunter Douglas provides a unique entrepreneurial work environment in which passionate, creative, and cutting-edge thinkers can thrive.

About The Position:

The Graphic Design intern assists in the development of assigned print and digital projects. This person should have a strong interest and general knowledge in graphic design that is visually inviting, functional, dynamic, effective, and capable of communicating and achieving goals/objectives set forth by mentor.

The role of the intern is to produce quality design that accurately reflects a visual design language or brand guideline. 

The Graphic Design intern should have strong interpersonal skills, a well-developed design sensibility and an eye for detail. The design intern must be a self-starter and have the ability to think outside the box.

The Graphic Design intern should have a general knowledge in typography, color, grid and composition. Two years experience working towards a communication design degree is essential.  The ideal candidate will have an interest in photography and/or architecture.  

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Working with the design team to develop design projects that will meet company's strategic planning activities.
  • Assisting the design team to update digital and printed projects.
  • Staying current with design trends, tools, materials and practices.

This position reports to the Design Director.


Qualifications:

The Graphic Design intern should be proficient in:

  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator  
  • InDesign

Familiarity of the following program is a plus: 

  • FinalCut Pro
  • After Effects 


Please include portfolio with your application. 

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Hourly rate - $15-$20/hour
Full-time
May through end of summer
Hunter Douglas Corporate Office - Pearl River, NY or satellite office in New York City, NY