Communications Intern, Graphics

Unit:  OPEIU Interns

Supervisor: Director of Communications Operations

Salary: $15/hour (undergraduate degree; $17/hour graduate degree)

Job Description: Graphic Design Intern

Position Summary:

The Graphic Design Intern is responsible for providing support for the communications department through a variety of channels: print, digital, web, and other(s) as assigned. The graphic design intern will report to the director of communications operations and will assist with the development of graphics, logos, collateral event materials and a variety of other creative tasks as assigned.


The Graphic Design Intern’s primary duties include but are not limited to:

  • Prepare images to coincide with social and blog posts
  • Assist with designing print materials
  • Design of various logos for projects
  • Design and updates to various collateral for digital
  • Other projects as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent computer knowledge of Mac environments
  • Must be proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite design programs.
  • Writing and proofing skills are also required.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Ability to work independently and complete assigned tasks within identified time frames
  • Organized, dependable and detail oriented
  • Team Player
  • Quick learner and efficient
  • High sense of urgency
  • Able to prioritize assignments

Qualified Candidates should send their resume in confidence to: