Graphic Design Intern

As a Graphic Designer Intern, you will work as part of our growing Communications Team at NDTC. This position will work directly with the Associate Director of Digital Marketing and UX Designer/Brand Guide Specialist.

What you will be doing:
  • Support the Comms Team by designing and updating marketing collateral, including white papers, social graphics, and other creatives
  • Assist in the production of branded graphics and videos, which may include uploading content to social media platforms.
  • Perform research for, storyboarding and designing PowerPoint/Google Slide presentations for a wide range of teams and projects.
  • Work collaboratively with cross-disciplinary teams to produce marketing collateral.
  • Assist with maintaining brand guidelines and contributing to the brand’s visual identity.
  • Work with third-party agencies on reviewing and maintaining brand cohesiveness on visual and graphics.
We’re looking for someone who has:
  • Ability to work both independently and as a member of an incredible team
  • Ability to work from an existing design or from scratch, always utilizing our pre-established brand guidelines
  • Initiative, enthusiasm, passion, creativity, and motivation
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivation, attention to detail, and desire to produce the highest quality work
  • An eye for good composition, color pairing, whitespace, and layout
The experience we hope you bring to the table:
  • Proficiency in Adobe CS, including Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop
  • Solid understanding of Canva and Google Suite products
  • College/University student pursuing an undergraduate degree that’s relevant to the role
  • Prior graphic design experience required
  • Has created graphic material content specifically for social media platforms
Internship Details

Internships with NDTC are paid $15 per hour. We are located in Downtown Chicago. This position would be asked to commit to about 30–40 hours a week but we are flexible to work with people who can commit to at least 15–20 hours a week.

Application Process

Please send your resume, cover letter, link to a portfolio of work (clearly defining what you did or contributed in the examples provided), and what software have you used with level of proficiency to [email protected] with “Graphic Design Internship” in the subject line.