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Graphic Design Internship - Fall 19

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Introduction

A Graphic Designer at Dynamic is responsible for creating design solutions that have a high visual impact. The role involves listening to clients and understanding their needs before making design decisions.

You will work to a brief agreed to by the client, art director or account executive. They develop creative ideas and concepts, choosing the appropriate media and style to meet the client's objectives.

Note - this is an unpaid position and we encourage students to take it for class credit.

Responsibilities

  • Create original conceptual advertising campaigns for clients and their products.

  • Interact with Account Executives and Art Director in creating advertising/communication campaigns.

  • Create new web page designs that complement existing designs or templates.

  • Create, update, and modify web pages and sites.

  • Create print materials ranging in scale from bookmarks to billboards.

  • Develop new original graphics and user interface elements.

  • Assist in conceptual development and brainstorming.

  • Collaborate with other designers and internal teams to ensure consistent brand presentation.

  • Must be familiar with the concepts, practices and procedures required to develop online content.

Duties

  • Work collaboratively with partners, participate in company strategizing.

  • Meet with clients or the Art Director to determine the scope of a project.

  • Determine the message the design should portray.

  • Create images that identify a product or convey a message.

  • Select colors, images, textures and shapes to create innovative and inspiring print and web designs.

  • Present the design to clients or the Art Director.

  • Incorporate changes recommended by the clients or the Art Director into the final design.

  • Review designs for errors before printing or publishing the final document.

Functional Competencies

  • Be highly creative

  • Have a thorough understanding of photography, typography and printing techniques

  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Work well as part of a team, with a range of people

  • Have excellent computer skills in relevant art and design software packages

  • Be able to work under pressure

  • Be highly motivated and well organized

  • Have a good eye for detail

  • Be able to see other people's point of view and cope with criticism

  • Be able to work within strict budgets.

Experience And Education

  • Completed classwork in related topics

  • A portfolio or examples of recent work

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Position Type:

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