Wednesday, March 27, 2013
The Nelson-Atkins Museum is looking for 5-7 individuals to participate in a 4 day lab event that is both collaborative and highly interactive.
Selected lab residents will collaborate with Museum staff and visitors to produce a short (3-6 minute) video exploring a museum collection object, The Officer's Sword. While working in the Nelson-Atkins Creative Café, lab residents will explore innovative ways of interacting with the community and telling new stories with art objects.
Those working in any discipline are eligible to apply. We welcome individuals with a special interest in community engagement and arts investigation. Pre-established collaborations/groups are welcome to apply.
Learn more about the Flash Residency
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Monday, March 25, 2013
Sporting Innovations is starting a a summer internship program and are looking for a design intern to join KCAI Graphic Design alum Luke Babb and the other designer on their team. The main focus will be UI/UX design for mobile (iOS and Android) and web platforms. The intern will also have the chance to learn the agile development process...getting a feel for where the designer falls in the process, learning best practices, etc.
Feel free to email Luke at firstname.lastname@example.org
Click here, learn more
Posted by Skye at 2:21 PM
TIVOL, a 103-year-old, family owned fine jewelry retailer, is seeking an
entry level Production Assistant to support the Marketing Department in
its daily activities and promotional efforts. This position reports to the
Director of Marketing.
The Production Assistant -- under close guidance and supervision of the
Marketing Director -- will be responsible for creating window clings;
print materials such as postcards, brochures, billboards, miscellaneous
signage, advertising for newspapers and magazines as well as high-end
invitations; digital media such as banner ads for TIVOL.com and ads for
partner websites; e-blasts; and assisting in the creation and editing of
business-related videos as required. Twice per year, the Marketing
Department produces a high-end publication titled TIVOL Magazine. This
position will be responsible for the layout and design of its local
editorial pages, as well as assisting in the selling of local ads.
Graphic design is only half of the story, however. This role will also
assist in the coordination of the numerous special events held both
off-site and at TIVOL throughout the calendar year. Organization is key.
Responsibilities will include the hiring of caterers and providing
assistance in menu planning, hiring DJs and overseeing other detailed
event logistics. Attending these events, which are often held on evenings
and weekends, is necessary and mandatory. In addition, this position will
track and process donations to charitable organizations and related
special events that benefit the community.
Other duties include but are not limited to helping maintain TIVOL's
Intranet content, as well as maintaining inventory on TIVOL.com
The Marketing Department at TIVOL produces all of its communications
internally, so it is essential that the Production Assistant comes to work
every day with a willingness to work on a variety of projects, both small
and large. The desire to collaborate, exchange ideas in a team environment
and to welcome positive criticism is an absolute must. Keeping print and
digital files carefully organized is also important, as well as
maintaining a tidy workspace.
Graphic Design: 40%
Event Coordination: 40%
Miscellaneous Projects: 20%
- An Associate's Degree in Graphic Design, Marketing, Communications
and/or Event Planning (a BA or BS is preferred)
- Demonstrated artistic ability
- Strong knowledge of Adobe CS 5.5
- Proficient in Microsoft Office
- A comfort level working in both PC and Mac environments
- Ability to work in fast-paced work environment
- Ability to be a self-starter who can manage deadlines and workflow
- Strong organizational skills
- Willingness to be a flexible and positive team member
- Knowledge of Adobe Flash, HTML 5 and content management systems is ideal
but not essential
Candidates should submit a resume as well as a portfolio of design work
that includes at least 10 samples.
Contact Adam Gebhardt, Director of Marketing at Adamg@tivol.com
Posted by Skye at 2:11 PM
Zahner, a local architectural fabrication company is seeking a part-time office assistant to work 24 hours a week, $15/hour.
Please contact Jo Ann Mendenhall at email@example.com with a resume and letter of interest as soon as possible. Zahner would like to have this position filled by the first week of April.
Posted by Skye at 2:03 PM
ER Marketing is seeking eager, talented, dreamy-eyed candidates to assist with creative projects; someone to gain real-world agency experience ranging from production design and interactive support to participation in campaign and brand concepting. Yes, actual design work that gives you experience and marketable skills (versus spending three months making coffee and relabeling file folders.)
PS: this is a paid internship.
er marketing internship info
Posted by Skye at 1:43 PM
The University of Missouri Extension has an opening for a Regional Community Arts Specialist in Lexington, MO. This position is part of a project focused on using the arts as a tool for community and economic development and requires a Master's degree.
See the posting here.
Posted by Skye at 1:30 PM
The American Friends Service Committee is looking for peace interns who will engage youth and other young adults in discussions and activities relating to social change and activism. Peace interns work 8-10 hours a week from August-May and receive a stipend of $9.25/hour.
Click here for more information.
Posted by Skye at 1:18 PM
Monday, March 18, 2013
ben kiel is a designer and educator who formerly worked for house industries, where he has a number of typeface designs under his belt. he's taught at washington university, MICA, university of delaware (with ken barber), and has a master's in typeface design from the university of reading in the UK.
stipend is $3500, applications due by april 30.
view the full write-up here.
Posted by tylergalloway at 10:41 AM
Monday, March 11, 2013
positions opening at Hanesbrand Inc, in their new department focusing on retail apparel:
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K-State in Salina, KS is looking for a new graphic/web designer who will be responsible for branding/marketing materials and maintaining their website.
required: Bachelor's degree and 1-3 years graphic design experience
$35,000-$45,000 starting salary (based on qualifications and experience)
click here for more information
Posted by Skye at 2:03 PM
Firebelly Design in Chicago is looking for apprentices/interns for the spring and summer. the focus of this position is on branding, and print and web design, and will provide you with real world experience as you join their creative team.
-position starts in April and runs through August, giving you the ability to attend their annual "Camp Firebelly" (a weeklong apprenticeship intensive for emerging designers) for free!
click here for more info
Posted by Skye at 1:49 PM
Friday, March 8, 2013
as part of the KCAI-Durwood internship program, the Nelson-Atkins museum has two graphic design internships available, one focusing on signage and the other focusing on photography's role within the museum.
these internships occur during the summer, fall and spring semesters. also, they are paid.
click here for more information or talk to Rishad Gandhi.
Posted by Skye at 4:18 PM
Thursday, March 7, 2013
Ampersand is looking for a studio assistant intern working 5-10 hours a week to help with administrative tasks in the office, manage and coordinate their etsy shop, collaborate on design projects and assist with social media marketing.
click here to learn more
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