Virgin Atlantic

Design Intern

Based: Crawley
Level: Intern
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Internship
Applications Close: 16 April 2018
Job Listing Added: 30 March 2018

An exciting opportunity to join Virgin Atlantic Airways for 12 months as a Design Intern. Within this role you'll be helping to create and produce design solutions from concept to finished artwork. You’ll have the opportunity to work with a wide range of materials and media for consumer and trade marketing audiences, as well as internal stakeholders.

Day to day

  • Interpret design briefs to generate creative ideas, develop concepts and refine design through to artwork and production.
  • Deliver design outputs / digital artwork ready for reproduction.
  • Ensure all designs are completed to specific deadlines and follow the defined brand guidelines.
  • Ensure all required data / files are transferred in the appropriate format, liaising with suppliers to ensure necessary reproduction timescales are maintained.
  • Provide brand imagery / identity assets to internal and external agencies / partners as required at the request of the Account Managers.
  • Provide advice around the application of brand guidelines to internal clients and external partners
  • Help ensure existing standards, systems and quality checks for the production of artwork and reproduction are maintained up to date

About you

You’ll be a design graduate with previous experience of working within an in-house or agency design team. As a conceptual thinker you’ll have proven ability to interpret design briefs and deliver creative solutions, with excellent typographic skill and attention to detail. Using your excellent communication skills you’ll have the ability to relay proposed design solutions to stakeholders who may not have a design background. With your excellent time management skills, you’ll have the ability to work under pressure, to tight and frequently changing deadlines, ensuring the work is delivered to schedule. You’ll have in depth knowledge of recognised design industry tools and platforms (e.g. In Design, Illustrator, Photoshop) and an awareness of graphic design industry and trends.

If the above sounds like you, then we want to hear from you!
The perks 

Our pioneering spirit and passion keeps our brand vibrantly alive. That's why we give our people the rewards that they deserve. We have a whole host of benefits in place to help you enjoy life to the full, as well as a world of travel opportunities including up to seven flights a year to a wide range of fabulous Virgin Atlantic global destinations. We
also offer a competitive benefits package including pension and private medical schemes, life assurance, child care vouchers and excellent discounts across the Virgin Group of companies. We appreciate that life is busy, so when operationally possible remote working is available.

Be you - our differences make us stronger 
Virgin Atlantic and Virgin holidays are equal opportunities employers and positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. Our aim is to employ people who reflect
the diverse nature of society which is why we strive to provide an inclusive environment where individuality is celebrated and we can unleash the potential of our brilliant mix of people.