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Interns should have demonstrable and excellent graphic design skills that can be applied to both internal and client projects. Design interns will be involved in research and design development for infographics/data visualization, presentation development and UX design for our Fortune 100 clients. Interns work closely with the entire PPG team to brainstorm and execute design projects. Must be comfortable receiving minimal guidance and using research, previous examples, design principles and creativity to execute high quality work on a tight timeline.

INTERNSHIP DETAILS:

  • Application deadline: December 16, 2016
  • Start date: January 16, 2017 (flexible)
  • End date: May 6, 2017 (flexible)
  • Location: 2049 Century Park E., Los Angeles, CA 90067
  • Hours: 15 - 20 / week
  • Compensation: $12/Hour

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU:

  • Class credit (with prior faculty approval)
  • Work for portfolio
  • Mentoring program
  • Network development
  • Hands-on experience and training with real-world social engagement/analytics tools

CREATIVE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent understanding of Adobe Creative Suite (specifically Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign)
  • Experience with data visualization and infographics
  • Understanding of print production process
  • Experience and understanding of UX design principles (no coding experience required)
  • Ability to effectively visually communicate
  • Logo design experience a plus

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

  • Desire to continuously learn
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

CREATIVE WORK PRODUCT TEST:

Selected applicants will be asked to create an original infographic from some data we provide. The goal of the work product test is to measure your creativity and out-of-the-box thinking within a required set of parameters.

TO APPLY:

Please send a resume, cover letter and portfolio (PDF or link) to Becca Brown at bbrown@pulsepointgroup.com. It is in your best interest to apply as early as possible. We will be conducting interviews as applications come in, so positions may be filled before the deadline.

PulsePoint Group, a division of ICF, is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EE0/AA – Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities)