Graphic Design Intern

We are looking for an intern ready to develop and grow their skills in the areas of web and design communications, and market research for projects. This internship provides real-world experience with the day-to-day operations of a busy design communications company, while growing the skills needed to succeed in today’s industry. This internship will support you in broadening your career options.

KIMBO Design Inc. is a digital agency that has been in business for more than 17 years. We specialize in graphic design, integrated communications and innovative ad units for print, web mobile, and social media. As an award-winning creative agency, KIMBO Design is dedicated to encouraging engagement through visual storytelling. With our clean, modern and minimalist signature style, we consistently adapt to trends and technology.

Internship
We are looking for an intern ready to develop and grow their skills in the areas of web and design communications, and market research for projects. This internship provides real-world experience with the day-to-day operations of a busy design communications company, while growing the skills needed to succeed in today’s industry. This internship will support you in broadening your career options.

The Right Fit
You have excellent typography and layout skills, and have intermediate skills with Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator. Being comfortable with these programs will be a solid starting point to gaining hands-on experience. The best fit for our culture is someone who is self-motivated, energetic and very passionate about branding! We’re professional, respectful and articulate, and you’ll experience us multi-tasking and working as a team to meet timelines. We solve problems, suggest solutions for every issue, and pay close attention to detail. We specialize in uncomplicated and minimalistic design – you should like this style too!

Gaining Experience
You will be guided by a small team that includes a Creative Director, Web Developer, Graphic Designer, Copywriter, and Project Manager. You will assist in producing both planned projects and immediate project updates. As an auxiliary team member in the creative process, you will be involved in strategy, conceptual development and execution of creative ideas. We’ll have you continually thinking creatively about design concepts for diverse brands, as the team produces award-winning work.

The type of projects you will be a part of include: website interface, corporate identities, email designs, updating existing graphic work, corporate collateral, web banners, newspaper designs, booklets, signage, trade show material, posters and packaging.

Details
We will work with your educational institute to ensure that you receive course credits. We also provide letters of recommendation and resume building skills. Please email your cover letter, resume and a link to your online portfolio to careers@kimbodesign.ca. Tell us how you would benefit from this internship and indicate your availability. For the right candidate, this internship could turn into a full time career with competitive wage. We appreciate all applications; however, only selected candidates will be contacted.