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April 2, 2018
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Wanted: Duckling! Digital & Graphic Design Internship at The Duck Pond

Start Date: Summer
Position: Intern
Reports to: Art Director

PRIMARY JOB DESCRIPTION

A marketing agency based in the trendy area of South End Charlotte, N.C., is seeking a highly motivated individual with a wide variety of digital and graphic design experience within the marketing sector. This intern position will assist with all existing clients and account teams as well as pitch in for general office work. The position requires approximately 15-25 hours per week. This is a non-exempt position.  It is beneficial to participate in Monday morning team blastoffs, but not mandatory.  College credit or stipend can be provided.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assisting with designing/editing marketing collateral, logos, flyers, ads, signage and brand guidelines
  • Examples of projects include: Site plans, PPT templates, Stylizing RFPs/Strategic Plans, Digital Ads, and Facebook Graphics
  • Creating unique and eye-catching eblasts or ads for print and web
  • Creating graphic content for social media calendars
  • Updating client websites or populating content
  • Miscellaneous research and administration tasks

REQUIREMENTS

  • Possess a proactive attitude to do whatever it takes to accomplish to goals for the client in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with HTML, WordPress, InDesign/Illustrator and Photoshop is desired
  • Must be proficient in MS Office: Word, PowerPoint, Internet research and social editing/sharing software
  • Experience with website wireframing and design a plus
  • Ability to work within urgent deadlines and able to shift tasks immediately
  • Highly self-motivated and resourceful with a strong willingness to learn
  • Must not have a fear of ducks or the color yellow

SKILLS

  • Detail-oriented with a strong command of the English language and spelling (without spell check).
  • Ability to interact with anyone at anytime
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize responsibilities
  • Ability to manage weekly task list and follow internal approval process
  • Resourcefulness to improvise and creatively solve problems and research thoroughly
  • Ability to take direction and adapt design to clients’ desires
  • Excellent communication, common sense and strong organizational skills
  • Strong team player with passion and dedication to the tasks at hand

If you would like to be considered for this position, please email careers@yellowduckmarketing.com with your resume and portfolio or link to an online portfolio.