Jr. Graphic Design Intern

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Attention future art directors in the Chicago area! Are you a COLLEGE STUDENT or RECENT GRADUATE looking for a great paid summer internship? Our client, a household fast food giant, is looking for a summer intern ASAP. The ideal candidate is getting – or has just received a major in graphic design, architecture, interior design, product design OR any other design related field.

This internship will be 25-40 hours a week, depending on your schedule.
ASAP start to go through September — or potentially beyond!
The pay is around $12/hr. (Hey, it’s a start, and you will have AMAZING exposure to all aspects of the business PLUS this is a MAJOR portfolio builder)

YOU MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH:
- Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)
- Sketchup, CAD, 3D MAX
- You also must have an online design portfolio

This internship position will work within the Concept and Design department.
MORE DETAILS ON WHAT THIS INTERNSHIP ENTAILS:
- Design and execute presentations of company architecture, signage, furniture and uniforms using above mentioned software.
*Note, high level executives (including CEO) will be at these meetings, so you must have AT LEAST ONE NICE OUTFIT! (Kidding, but you will be in front of high level execs so appropriate dress required.)
- Standardize department presentations and brand the department by creating consistent look for all materials
- Create templates (signage, arch guidelines, interior design) for department and keep all materials up to date.
- Train others in the department on these tools (help co-teach, create help guides) working with people one on one.

DO THESE CATCH PHRASES SOUND LIKE YOU?
- great communicator
- not afraid to jump into a project/self starter (no excuses)
- very collaborative
- you can represent yourself well to other employees and high level executives
- strategic thinking
- assertive

COUPLE OTHER NOTES:
You will gain exposure to external firms and top global architects and industry networks. There is no travel, but you will gain international exposure.

IF THIS SOUNDS LIKE YOU, PLEASE APPLY NOW!
We will only consider candidates with a link to their online samples.
Good Luck!