Design Internship opportunity with Internet start-up company – Winter/Spring 2013
Deposit a Gift (http://www.depositagift.com) is seeking design interns interested in gaining an "in the trenches" experience working for an early-stage Internet start-up and having a direct impact on our success through design work.
We are currently expanding our platform and this is an opportunity for you to work side-by-side with the founder and developer to gain unique hands-on experience in what it is like to evolve and run a website by contributing through your design work. We are looking for students who are smart, enthusiastic, persistent and articulate. You will be brave enough to pick up the phone to call anyone, but not too proud to deliver a package across town. You are brimming with ideas, and have what it takes to execute on them
Assist in our web development and marketing activities through design work on everything from advertising collateral to web page designs. We will tap your creativity to help achieve our business goals. We would also love your help with developing and launching new products for the business through research and strategic ideation – this is a team environment and all ideas are welcome!
The position requires a minimum time commitment of 10-20 hours per week with a flexible schedule. Ideally you are majoring/minoring in design and specifically have skills in Web design vs print. Specific skills in Photoshop a must (Illustrator, InDesign are nice-to-haves) Attention to detail is critical. An entrepreneurial spirit is essential. Class credit is available.