Internships - black dog DESIGNS llc

Internships

GRAPHIC DESIGN/BRAND DEVELOPER

Looking for a creative, fun and rewarding graphic design internship? Well give us a ring, shoot us an email, or just damned drop in! We’d love to meet a student with current industry knowledge to interpret our client’s needs and help our team create solutions with a high visual impact. You will work on a variety of projects, including websites, print collateral, brand development, product labeling/packaging, signage, trade show exhibits, apparel/merchandise, and more. Throughout the process you will be asked to cooperate with other designers, marketing/sales representatives, and the holy grail: clients.

The goal is to be effective, get the clients’ message across, to have fun doing it, and to deliver exceptional service on time.

READY TO:

  • Take a design “brief” to record requirements and clients needs
  • Down to cultivate a solid body of work
  • Become involved with clients needs and vision
  • Work within a schedule, and needs of project implementation
  • Work with a wide range of media and use graphic design/web design software
  • Think creatively and develop new design concepts, graphics and layouts
  • Prepare rough drafts and present your ideas
  • Amend final designs to clients comments, and gain full approval
  • Pre-Production prep and file submission with partners
  • Work as part of a team with copywriters, designers, stylists, account executives etc.
  • Be proud with your work and projects
  • Enjoy horseplay and consuming caffeine

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Proven graphic design experience
  • Passion, versatility, conceptual/visual ability and originality
  • Demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio
  • Ability to interact, communicate and present ideas
  • Up to date with industry software and technologies (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, WordPress, etc.)
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Professionalism regarding time, costs, and deadlines & details
  • Ability and knowledge of pre-press
  • An understanding of the latest trends and their role within a commercial environment
  • Ability to switch tasks on demand
  • Clean driving history
  • Punctuality and Timeliness

SOCIAL MEDIA/MARKETING INTERN

black dog DESIGNS is looking for an eager and savvy social media intern. Daily tasks include development of  social media content, photography, creation of posts, analyze/building audiences, and maintain/grow followings under specified brand guidelines. This includes the process to plan, generate, and administer the creation of unique, relevant, original, and high-quality content, with a focus on images and video in regards to the brand/mission statement. You will work across a variety of industries, and employ social media scheduling tools, email marketing tools, as well as work closely with account managers, designers, as well senior staff.

READY TO:

  • Have fun doing what you love
  • Utilize style guides for clients to develop around current needs and goals
  • Down to create unique, interactive content
  • Work within a schedule, and needs of project implementation
  • Work with a wide range of media and use photography/graphic design software
  • Use social media scheduling tools
  • Pull analytic reports
  • Use native social media tools
  • Think creatively and develop new design concepts, graphics and layouts
  • Work as part of a team with copywriters, designers, stylists, executives etc.
  • See your work on commercial platforms

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Experience with Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.
  • Must be familiar with social media analytics
  • Must be familiar with social media calendar
  • Willingness to learn
  • Must be familiar with Google Docs
  • Ability to interact, communicate and present ideas
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • An understanding of the latest trends and their role within a social environment
  • Ability to switch tasks on demand
  • Clean driving history
  • Punctuality and Timeliness

MARKETING STRATEGY/BUSINESS INTERN

We are seeking an enthusiastic, creative, and dependable marketing intern to join our growing team. In this position, you will collaborate with our marketing and advertising teams in each stage of marketing campaigns.  You will work directly with graphic designers, web desginers, and account managers. Your work will include research, developing, growing, and expanding marketing campaigns through strategic planning, social media outreach, media purchasing, content planning, and content development.

READY TO

  • Support the marketing team
  • Conduct research and case study work
  • Assist in the creation of email campaigns, brand development and social media content
  • Seek and analyze competitor marketing material and digital content
  • Create and maintain tracking reports of digital and traditional marketing efforts
  • Help develop new social media campaigns, considering current and planned promotional activities.
  • Monitor social channels and respond to feedback, questions, and concerns
  • Assist in planning and staffing of trade shows
  • Provide administrative support to management when required
  • Assist in planning and hosting marketing events

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be familiar with Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.
  • Must be familiar with social media analytics
  • Must be familiar with social media calendar
  • Must be familiar with Google Docs
  • Ability to interact, communicate and present ideas
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • An understanding of the latest trends and their role within a social environment
  • Ability to switch tasks on demand
  • Punctuality and Timeliness
  • Strong work ethic
  • Data entry and computer skills a must
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Willingness to learn on the job and share experiences with other members of the team

GETTING STARTED:

If this sounds like your cup of tea, and you are getting pumped up reading this, please respond using the contact information below and include your application, brief summary about yourself, and a portfolio of your work. Please provide us a tentative schedule that you are able to work (including days and hours) so that we can take this into account and make it work for your schedule. In the event you are not able to travel to our office, we do offer remote internships.











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