Hello!

We are on the hunt for a Graphic Design Intern to join our small team. The candidate must have a strong background in communication design, pay great attention to detail, and have an innate ability to solve problems through design. You also have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

You will be working closely with our team, assisting with projects across our services. You will be reporting directly to the Creative Director and Account Director.

You have excellent typography and layout skills, and have intermediate skills with Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator. Being comfortable with these programs will be a solid starting point to gaining hands-on experience. The best fit for our culture is someone who is self-motivated, energetic and very passionate about branding! We’re professional, respectful and articulate, and you’ll experience us multi-tasking and working as a team to meet timelines. We solve problems, suggest solutions for every issue, and pay close attention to detail. We specialize in uncomplicated and minimalistic design – you should like this style too!

Roles And Responsibilities

Formatting reports, proposals, and other documents for internal and external use.

Assisting with creating design elements for client projects.

Creating graphic content for social media channels.

Assisting with internal branding projects as needed.

Assisting with organizing studio assets and server files.

Thinking strategically to solve marketing problems, and how design fits into that solution.

Helping with research, finding vendors and partners when needed.

Contacting and coordinating with vendors when needed.

 

Requirements

Diverse portfolio of previous work, including print and digital work.

Proficient in the Adobe CC suite; Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and After Effects.

Knowledge of WordPress an asset.

Prior experience in UI/UX design an asset.

Great communication skills, and the ability to brainstorm and discuss design problems.

A strong work ethic, ability to take direction well with minimal supervision.

 

This is a paid part-time (3 days a week) internship working from our small Gastown office for 3 – 6 months.

 

Please send your resume and portfolio to admin@weareloki.com

 

Looking forward to hearing from you!