Skylark Creative

Digital Graphic Design Intern

Based: London
Level: Intern
Salary: £15,288
Contract: Internship
Applications Close: 23 May 2018
Twitter: @skylarkcreative
Job Listing Added: 10 May 2018

A 3-6 month internship at a creative agency in Shoreditch.  


YOU:
A sharp-minded design graduate, relishing the opportunity to work within the design team of a creative company. You are extremely organised and have a passion for design and creativity. You have a love of digital technology, apps and sites. You are curious about the world, which pushes you to think outside the box. You are a team player and willing to learn.


US:
Skylark are an independent creative agency based in Shoreditch. We make websites, apps, videos and animations. We have an impressive portfolio - from the likes of Arsenal and Buena Vista Social Club to investment banks, interior designers and luxury travel firms.  We’re a really friendly bunch and offer a fun and collaborative design home for you. Every member of our team needs support from all things design to bug testing our new sites.


Over the 3-6 month period you will learn key skills and about the process of a busy agency. You will learn to:


• Design websites with great UX in mind
• Work collaboratively with our creative team, from brainstorming to maintaining live projects
• Learn how to use WordPress and best practice website testing
• Understand how to maintain an ongoing relationship with clients
• Learn how to manage multiple projects at one time


Key Responsibilities:


• Saving images for web and renaming according to correct conventions 
• Executing design concepts for clients 
• Create digital and print layouts for tight deadlines 
• Supporting designers in image sourcing, icon creation, and general design tasks
• Maintaining retainer client websites
• Bug testing
• Browser testing
• Liaising with developers on websites in development phase
• Helping us build and maintain our social media presence.
• Running office errands

How to Apply

Interested?  Send us a CV and a brief covering letter telling us about why you’d be great for this to [email protected] by Wednesday 23rd May 2018.

Submission date: Wednesday 23rd May 2018
Interviews: Thursday 24th or Friday 25th May 2018 
Start date: Monday 4th June 2018
Salary – £294 per week / 5 days a week.
Closing date for applications will be Wednesday 23rd May 2018.  Should your application be successful, we will respond to you directly for a first-round interview on Skype and should that round be successful, an in-person interview with our senior team on either Thursday 24th or Friday 25th May 2018. Position starts Monday 4th June 2018.