Graphic Design Intern

Submitted by gcowens on Tue, 04/24/2018 - 1:30pm

Q1 Productions, a leader in the development of educational conference programs targeting executives in the life sciences industry is currently recruiting a graphic design intern to join the growing production & marketing team based out of the Chicago River North office headquarters. This paid internship will provide a student or recent graduate with an open-ended opportunity to experience work in a corporate environment, working on a variety of projects as time permits, as directed by the head graphic designer. Day-to-day duties would include working with production and marketing teams to update print agendas with sponsor logos, designing print signage, formatting text and designing graphics to support marketing & sales efforts and is a dynamic position with changing responsibilities to ensure a wide learning opportunity.

REQUIRED SKILLS
• Extensive skill & knowledge of Mac operating system & relevant Adobe software suite:
o Illustrator
o InDesign
o Photoshop
• Working knowledge of HMTL, CSS and Wordpress is a plus, but not required
• Impeccable attention to detail, visual layout and content organization
• Strong communication, time management & organizational skills
• Project management skills, handling multiple projects simultaneously
• Ability to prioritize work and carry projects through to completion
• Self-motivated, proactive & capable of working independently
• Provide samples of previous work to demonstrate knowledge & skill

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES
• Design clear & engaging print & web documents
o Conference program agendas/brochures
o Logos, icons & infographic pieces
o Web banners & advertisements
• Prepare documents for print
• Brainstorm concepts for new events and markets
• Work closely with senior designer to bring effective visual ideas from concept through to completion

Please send your resume to kleane@q1productions.com,along with a link to your online portfolio and/or work samples relevant to this position.

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

Extensive skill & knowledge of Mac operating system & relevant Adobe software suite: o Illustrator o InDesign o Photoshop • Working knowledge of HMTL, CSS and Wordpress is a plus, but not required • Impeccable attention to detail, visual layout and content organization • Strong communication, time management & organizational skills • Project management skills, handling multiple projects simultaneously • Ability to prioritize work and carry projects through to completion • Self-motivated, proactive & capable of working independently • Provide samples of previous work to demonstrate knowledge & skill

To Apply: 

Send resume, along with link to work samples

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Kay Leane
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone Number: 
312-840-9081
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