Matrix

Design Intern

Based: London
Level: Intern
Salary: London Living Wage
Contract: Internship
Applications Close: 28 February 2019
Website: thisismatrix.com
Job Listing Added: 05 February 2019

We are experts in designing and manufacturing best performing on-trend products for brands and retailers across the globe. We create trend led gifts, novelty and cosmetic product ranges, for some of the key high street fashion retailers. We also design and produce innovative promotional products and gifts for charities and market leading brands.


We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and talented graphic design Intern to join our small, busy design team.
The working hours are 8.30-5.30pm, 5 days a week, with the added bonus of flexi-hours! You will report into the Creative Services Manager and Senior Designer, whilst also working within a close-knit team. The role will be for an initial 3 month period with a view to extending if it suits both parties.


Key duties:
• Assisting the design team, to create new artwork concepts for a variety of products
• Creating packaging design ideas and accurate packaging nets
• Creating customer InDesign presentations and sales and marketing material
• Contributing to the maintenance of administrative systems and procedures
• Gathering inspiration for new products, trends and packaging designs


Essential Skills:
• A sound knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
• Excellent artworking skills and graphic design experience
• Highly organised with excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Self driven and confident working under own initiative
• High level of accuracy and attention to detail
• Proficient with Microsoft Office, especially Word and Excel and PowerPoint
Desirable Skills:
• Print ready artworking knowledge
• Passion for new trends in print & design

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please send your CV, covering letter and examples of (or links to) relevant work to [email protected] Sorry only UK based applicants. Please be aware that due to the high number of applicants, we are unable to reply individually. If you do not hear from us within a week of the closing date then please assume that you have not been successful this time.