Graphic Design Intern
Job Details
Participate Learning - Chapel Hill, NC
Full-Time/Part-Time
Graphic Design Intern

Who We Are

Participate Learning is a B Corporation located in Chapel Hill, NC, that partners with K-12 schools and districts to provide cultural exchange teachers, global education support services, and language immersion programs in Spanish and Mandarin. We offer purpose-driven work in a collaborative environment, a flexible and open culture, and encourage employees to pursue their professional and personal passions. As part of our B Corp commitment, one of the essential measures of the success of our business is the positive impact we make on our employees. Our work inspires everyone to be change agents, bringing more empathy and connection to the world.

 

Love What You Do and Why You Do It!  

Participate Learning uses business as a force for good to connect teachers and students through global education programs. We are currently recruiting candidates searching for inspiring, fulfilling work who want to join us on our mission to unite our world through global education.

 

Position Summary

The Graphic Design intern will report to the Lead Designer and/or Senior Designer and will work closely with the marketing and design teams to manage tasks that support all areas of our company. Your skills will be used to create print and digital assets, social media ads, email marketing assets, and additional needs that support our school and teacher programs. 

Who you are:

  • Passionate about crafting engaging designs and interested in growing as a well-rounded designer

  • Comfortable giving and receiving design feedback

  • Enrolled in or a graduate of a Graphic Design or Visual Communications focused program at a university or equivalent work experience

  • Must have a portfolio demonstrating your abilities in design, typography, color theory and layout

Qualifications

Key Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop

  • Self-starter that can take basic instructions and get the work done

  • Great attitude and willingness to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Must be organized and detail-oriented

  • Comfortable working in a small team dynamic

  • Basic knowledge of HTML/CSS a plus

 

Essential Functions: 

  • Create a wide-range of creative assets using Adobe Creative Suite

  • Create and maintain appropriate naming and archiving conventions

  • Familiarity with Google Suite and Mac OS

 

Work Location:

Hybrid - Internship will be performed both remote and onsite in our Chapel Hill office candidate should live in a reasonable commuting distance. 

Hours - available hours for part-time to full-time work

Due to the nature of our work with teachers and schools, COVID-19 vaccine and booster is a requirement for new hires, however the company will consider accommodations for disability and religious reasons.

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