Thursday, March 6, 2014
SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza is looking for a part-time (25-30 hrs/wk) to work with their Marketing Department. The internship will run from May 15 through August 15 and is a paid position.
The team needs help with daily tasks such as printing, cutting and folding print jobs, making design edits, attendance at special events, file organization, research, running errands and possibly helping the administrative team with special projects.
-loves pizza :)
-attention to detail
-flexibility (night and weekend hours too)
-ability to travel (car/insurance)
-C5/6 Adobe programs (Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator etc) required
-strong writing and communication
-design experience a plus
-marketing, design, journalism college coursework (1+ years)
Please email resume and samples to firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted by Skye at 11:12 AM
Monday, March 3, 2014
Every year, the Nelson-Atkins invites current KCAI sophomores and juniors to apply for the Durwood internship program. There are 31 internships available in 10 departments, available for the summer, fall or spring semesters. Students may apply for as many positions as they want, but must fill out an application for each one.
Applications are due March 21st. The application process includes both an online form, and a form which must be printed out, signed by a faculty and turned into the AACS office by March 21st.
Apply and learn more at:
Posted by Skye at 3:42 PM
This is a paid opportunity! The summer mentorship program runs from June 2 - August 8 and is a great experience with a very well known and respected design firm.
Don't pass this up!
Apply and learn more here:
Posted by Skye at 11:43 AM
Great Plains SPCA is seeking a creative and qualified intern to assist in the design, development and production of creative projects. This intern will gain hands-on experience, expand their portfolio and professional network, all while working in a fast-paced and friendly environment to help needy animals! Working directly with the Chief of Communication, Manager of Creative Communications and Social Marketing Coordinator, this intern will design pieces to increase awareness and raise support for the organization.
-a Junior or Senior
-well versed in Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop (HTML experience a plus)
-familiar with the procedures and processes to take design for print and web from concept to completion
-able to work within a strict style guide and have a full understanding of brand standards
-able to work quickly to meet tight deadlines, while keeping organized and maintaining a high standard of design quality
-excellent written and verbal communication skills
-able to take direction and work independently
-design and produce marketing materials including flyers, advertisements, signage, documents and branded pieces
-provide support for promotions, campaigns, events, and community awareness with marketing materials
-create web graphics for the organization's website, social media and e-communications
-assist in coordinating production schedules as needed
-present concepts given certain specs or content
Send cover letters, resumes, and 5 work samples (with brief explanations of each piece) to email@example.com
Posted by Skye at 11:30 AM
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
kansas city agency sullivan higdon sink (and home to kcai-ers micah barta and michael armstrong) is looking for summer interns, so you should apply soonly for that. it is indeed paid. micah confirmed it. they do good work for shatto milk, cessna aeroplanes, and hippie chow, among others.
the deadline is monday, march 10. here is a link to the form. do it.
Posted by tylergalloway at 9:28 PM
Friday, February 7, 2014
ibm is seeking applicants now for their next round of design camp, which is the starting point for full-time work with the company. sam mak (GD '13) is currently in design camp and speaks highly of the design-centric culture that is being created to transform ibm as a whole into a design-led culture.
sam is working in austin, texas and enjoying her experience a lot. she says the application process is pretty rigorous, but she is willing to share her experience of the process for anyone that is interested. if you'd like to apply or get more information from sam, email tgalloway [at] kcai [dot] edu for a personal connection with sam via email.
Posted by tylergalloway at 8:41 AM
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Tekzenit is an award-winning custom software design company located in Irving, TX, looking for a UX designer.
The successful candidate with have:
-2+ years experience with UX design
-knowledge of experience maps, system maps, concept maps, application structure diagrams, wireframe and wireflows, and use case and persona development
-understanding and oftentimes use of rapid prototyping techniques
-solid understanding of front-end, back-end and the software development life cycle (no coding required)
-experience with prototyping tools such as Axure, Balsamiq, Sketchflow, Visio, Omnigraffle, Keynote, etc.
-portfolio of sample designs, including annotated wireframes, flowcharts, concept maps and any other relevant prototyping materials
Bonus points for:
-telecommunications industry experience
-page layout skills
-ability to hand craft HTML and CSS
-knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator or Fireworks
Please send resume and complete portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted by Skye at 4:12 PM
Roadtrip Nation invites individuals (students and non-students between the ages of 18 - 35) to spend a summer traveling across the country in small teams to interview American design leaders.
Applications are due February 10th so click here to apply and learn more about the program.
Posted by Skye at 11:51 AM
Ferrellgas, located in Overland Park, is looking for summer interns in their Creative Department. While the internship is unpaid, the intern would be able to earn college credit. More information can be found here and applications (portfolio, resume, cover letter) are due April 28th.
For more information, contact email@example.com.
Posted by Skye at 11:42 AM
Posted by Skye at 11:32 AM
Friday, January 24, 2014
Need a job? Bernstein-Rein currently has a Digital Designer position open. 2+ years experience. For more information, click here.
Need an internship? Bernstein-Rein is offering a paid summer internship for students who will be entering their senior year in the fall. They have a total of seven positions open in several different departments. For more information, click here.
Posted by Skye at 2:32 PM
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
In celebration of Fossil's 30th anniversary, they are sponsoring a design competition! Download the template, create your design, and upload it starting January 30th for a chance to win up to $5,000 in cash prizes.
The theme for the Tin Design Contest is On the Open Road—think vintage automobiles, roadside diners, the sights of Route 66, or American travel from the 1950s and 1960s. Beginning January 30th, designers can visit www.fossiltincontest.com to upload their original artwork and create an iconic watch tin. Submissions will be judged on originality, creativity and representation of Fossil’s modern-vintage style.
The Top 30 tin designs will be selected based on these judging criteria by a Fossil judging panel and will be posted in an online gallery for public voting.The Top 30 designs will also be produced into actual tins to be displayed at select Fossil stores and events. Five finalists will be chosen: one Grand Prize Winner will receive $5,000, two First Prize winners will receive $2,500, and two Second Prize winners will receive $1,000 each.
Posted by Skye at 2:53 PM
Thursday, January 9, 2014
my good friend from graduate school and very smart lad jay harlow works at perka in downtown new york, which is an app-based customer loyalty program for business of all sizes. they are looking for a product designer with 2+ years of ux/ui experience. view the full description here.
Posted by tylergalloway at 10:58 AM
Friday, December 13, 2013
Posted by Skye at 2:44 PM
Friday, October 18, 2013
Helix Architecture + Design is looking for an intern. They need someone to work directly with the marketing coordinator in proposal development, professional communications, public relations, and implementation of overall marketing plan.
The successful candidate will have, or be working towards, a bachelor's degree in graphic design, marketing, communications or a related field. Experience in verbal and visual communication is essential, in addition to proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft office. Responsibility, organization and a collaborative nature will be highly valued.
Click here for more info.
Send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org for immediate consideration.
Posted by Skye at 10:37 AM
Heartland Partners in Caring is a charity run by realty company Keller Williams and their website needs a complete overhaul. This could be established as an internship for next semester (for credit!) or could be done on a pro bono basis.
See the website that needs a facelift.
For more information, contact Robin Marks at email@example.com or call 913-558-9409.
Posted by Skye at 10:03 AM
Thursday, September 19, 2013
MU Extension is an academic division of the University of Missouri, integrated with various schools and colleges at all four campuses of the University of Missouri and Lincoln University. The primary purpose of this position is to provide timely original graphic arts design and layout services that support MU Extensions publication and web projects.
Project content will range from promotional to educational and will require design proficiency in a variety of formats such as web pages, guidebooks and academic publications, as well as marketing materials such as brochures, flyers, displays and branded collateral.
-Design layouts for print publications such as newsletters, brochures, academic books and specialty materials.
-Design layouts for web page concepts.
-Design graphic elements and illustrations for use in special projects.
-Design logo treatments and visual identification elements for programs.
-Design original templates for use by field faculty and staff (letterhead, Publisher PowerPoint, web pages.)
-Create original work through digital photographic arts and digital photo manipulation.
Click here to learn more information about the position and to apply.
Posted by Skye at 3:33 PM
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Internationally recognized Washington DC-based branding firm, Beveridge Seay, is seeking a graphic design intern for Kansas City office.
As an intern you will be responsible for supporting senior staff in design and project execution in a predominately print environment. Applicants must be able to demonstrate proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, ex
Please note that a dedicated workspace with 27 inch thunderbolt display will be provided, but intern must provide own laptop with current software.
Posted by Skye at 2:46 PM
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
TwoSmiles by HP (Hewlett-Packard) is hosting a design contest for students to win cash prizes totaling $10,000 for computers, art supplies, books and other school expenses! It’s a perfect way for design students to apply their classroom knowledge to a real world situation where 20 finalists will have their designs featured on our website. TwoSmiles is an HP product that combines a greeting and gift card in one that you can print at home.
To enter, students should submit artwork as a 5”x5” greeting card. The deadline to enter is October 3rd. All details for card specifications, judging criteria, contest info/rules and more can be found at http://www.twosmiles.com/challenge
TwoSmiles is looking for competitive entries that are both creative and marketable, reflecting the skills required of design professionals.
Posted by Skye at 2:27 PM
Monday, August 26, 2013
The Kansas City Symphony is looking for interns in their marketing department. Interns will work 10-15 hours/week and assist in managing different aspects of marketing and customer service, including print ads, website, phone apps, graphic design, email marketing, social media, direct mail and fulfillment.
Interns must have knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite and familiarity with social media and content management systems. Must be detail oriented and excellent with organizational and communication skills. Multimedia skills a plus, including audio and video editing.
To apply for this internship, please send a resume and cover letter to Barbara Tate at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted by Skye at 3:11 PM
POSITION: Part-time Spring/Summer Intern for FOOT TRAFFIC, an
international fashion legwear design and wholesale company. They are growing and need the keen skills of someone from the fashion community that understands branding, website support, social media, and has a strong graphic design sensibility.
The job may vary day to day but the primary responsibilities will include:
Photographing the product to upgrade the catalog and website product shots
Inputing data to support the changing model line and content updates
Ability to use FT’s existing fashion photography to create compeling siders and email visuals for the website. Must be proficient in Photoshop, INdesign, and Illustrator. Good typography and layout skills important.
Blog post formatting, design and implementiation. To include graphic layouts, link-sourcing,etc. Must have Wordpress experience and working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite.
Must have working knowledge of our social media such as Facebook,Twitter, and Pinterest.
Reliable and professional- trustworthy, on time and able to handle a flexible schedule. Able to work closely with FT team on projects as needed.
Design oriented-Passion for fashion, branding, and social media.
Technology Savvy- Able to understand website functions as it relates to
For more information, contact Rishad Gandhi.
Posted by Skye at 2:54 PM
Seeking: a highly creative, detail-oriented and talented junior or senior year student majoring in graphic design to get hands-on experience in creating real-time deliverables and concepts for university credit.
General Purpose: Provide production support to the Museum designer in producing print and Internet-based materials. Assist in creative development and concepts. Maintain the Museum brand across all materials.
This is an opportunity to understand the role that graphic design plays in a Museum and professional environment, to see what it takes to concept, design, and layout pieces from beginning to end in a practical environment, and to see how the creative department works with Marketing, Development, Education, Curatorial, Retail, and Executive departments to complete a job.
A key project will be capturing high-quality images and creating persuasive website copy for new products on the Museum's e-commerce site.
Requirements for Consideration: Portfolio of work and personal design statement. A good eye for high-end design and style. Ability to create, manipulate, and execute photographs and descriptions for online Museum Store products. Team player in a fast-paced setting. Passion for learning and graphic design. Ability to communicate clearly verbally and in writing. Ability to consistently complete tasks and meet deadlines. Must be current on design production software with preferences to Adobe Creative Suite 5.
For more information, contact Curator of Education Lara Vogt at email@example.com or talk to Rishad Gandhi.
Posted by Skye at 2:35 PM