Graphic Design Intern

JOB TITLE: Graphic Design Intern

LOCATION: Eccentric Café, Kalamazoo, MI 

REPORTS TO:  Eccentric Café Marketing Specialist 

FLSA POSITION TYPE: Variable Hours, Hourly (Paid) Non-Exempt

INTERNSHIP DATES: 06/04/2018 – 08/24/2018

EXTERNAL POSTING DATES: 02/02/2018- 02/25/2018

 

POSITION SUMMARY: The Graphic Design Intern will work collaboratively with the Creative Team to assist in the development of highly creative ideas, solutions and concepts designed to grow the Bell’s Eccentric Café and Downtown Retail Campus (DRC) brand across a variety of touch points.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  include the following.

• Adheres to and advances the “Safety Always” culture of Bell’s Brewery.

• Works with the Creative team and Marketing team to support design needs of internal and external customers.

• Creates branding, signage, and promotional materials for the Bell’s General Store.

• Creates posters, social media images, and printed assets for upcoming events.

• Creates monthly calendars and concert assets for the Entertainment department.

• Updates and edits to all Eccentric Cafe menus. 

• Creates and formats art for digital ads, prints ads, and Eccentric Café promotional opportunities.

• Assists in documenting processes as they relate to standard operating procedures (SOP’s).

• Creates an end-of-program presentation to be given to members of the management team.

 

Additional duties may be assigned as necessary.

 

MANAGERIAL/LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES:

• None

 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

 

MATERIALS/MACHINES/EQUIPMENT USED:

• Advanced proficiency in the following software:

o Adobe Photoshop CC

o Adobe Illustrator CC

o Adobe InDesign CC

o Adobe Bridge CC

o Adobe Acrobat

• MS Office products; including Excel, Word, Outlook and Power Point

 

IMPORTANT SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

• Strong time management skills with a proven ability to plan, organize, and prioritize work to balance multiple projects and deadlines.

• Demonstrate a great deal of creativity and originality

• Strong visual sense and a creative flair

• Self-directed individual who is a team player

• Strong computer skills

• Excellent communication skills; written, verbal and presentation

• An intelligent and articulate individual who can relate to people at all levels 

• Strong attention to detail

• Ability to work in fast pace environment with changing deadlines and varying workload required.

 

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS:

• Must be a senior or recent graduate from an accredited program with an emphasis in Fine Arts, Graphic Design, or related field.

• Portfolio of previous work.

• A keen sense of design and knowledge of typography.

• Passion for craft beer!

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to sit for long periods of time, stand, walk, use a computer and other office equipment.

• Occasionally lifting up to 25 pounds

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. 

• Work is primarily performed in an office environment with occasional trips to operational areas required.

 

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Bell’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer