Graphic Design Intern

Company Overview

King Fish is a leading Boston based full-service marketing agency with a focus on content strategy and content marketing. We develop multi-channel campaigns, marketing strategies and content plans to deliver across multiple platforms including digital (websites, social media, video, mobile apps, email), print (custom magazines/catalogs and direct mail), and events (webcasts and conferences).

 

Job Description

The King Fish design studio is looking for a stellar Graphic Design Intern to join our Beverly office for the Summer and/or Fall 2017 Semester. You will work on a variety of accounts and projects spanning Financial Services, Bio-Tech/Pharmaceuticals, to CPG/Health and Wellness clients.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Support the KFM Graphic Designers in their day-to-day studio needs
  • Work hand-in-hand with account service team to execute and deliver client projects
  • Assist in strategic endeavors from brainstorming through execution
  • Design clear engaging graphic communications for print and online
  • Project types include but are not limited to social media graphics, newsletter layouts, infographics, and digital marketing campaigns

 

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop an absolute MUST
  • Some knowledge of the advertising/marketing space, specifically in financial services, bio-tech/pharmaceuticals, and/or CPG/health and wellness
  • Superb attention to detail, understanding of clean typography, and excellent problem-solving skills
  • A team player who can accept constructive criticism and feedback
  • Ownership of projects/deliverables and ability to work independently and effectively within teams
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, multitask, manage time effectively, and perform under pressure in a fast-paced environment as an individual in a team environment
  • Strong communication skills – ability to express oneself (in writing and verbally) clearly, concisely, and thoroughly
  • Confidence, passion for creativity, positive attitude, and an ability to think outside the box
  • 3-5 full days per week preferred

The ideal candidate will be comfortable in an environment where priorities can shift and collaboration is critical to success. If interested, please submit a resume, cover letter, and portfolio to Erin Loonan, eloonan@kingfishmedia.com. You must have a portfolio to be considered for this position.