Orlando Magazine is looking for a graphic design intern for the Summer (May, June and July). This is a PAID position with a flexible schedule (minimum of 6-12 hours per week). The internship position is open to students currently enrolled in a college-credit program OR students who have graduated within the last 12-months. This is a great opportunity for anyone who wants to learn more about the publishing industry, polish their typography skills, and work on a variety of projects.
NOTE: In order to receive college credit you must currently be registered for Summer 2014 Internship, and have already met previous requirements and registration.
–2 or 4-year degree in related graphic design field OR currently enrolled in a college-credit course for internship
-Proficient Adobe user, mainly Adobe InDesign and Photoshop. Some light Illustrator may also be required.
–Experienced Mac user
–Comfortable with using layers masks, clipping paths and photo editing techniques
–Knowledgeable in preparing files for print
–Possess STELLAR typography skills and a keen understanding of typographic principles
–Very organized with a great eye for detail
–Able to meet deadlines and prioritize tasks
–Motivated, team player with a strong work ethic
**Though not required, photography and video editing skills are a plus, as students with these skills will be able to help more in depth with our photo shoots and behind the scenes videos.
–Assisting the Art Department in the planning, layout and creation of pages for Orlando magazine and Orlando Home+Garden magazine
–Editing photos and preparing files for print
–Working with the Sales Department on the creation of ads, sales kits and flyers
–Collaborate with the Marketing Department on event materials and in-house promotions
–Assisting the Photographer and Art Department on various photo shoots (travel may be required)
–Uploading content to the website via our content management system (very light coding involved)
–Participating in weekly meetings
The graphic design intern would get the opportunity to work on some of our biggest issues of the year, including 50 most Powerful People (and event), Best of Orlando Awards, and our annual Pet Issue.
If interested, email your resume and a link to your portfolio (or PDF) showcasing at least 8 of your best works (particularly work showcasing your typography and page layout skills) to: firstname.lastname@example.org