We’re Hiring: Graphic Design Intern

June 29, 2020
Posted in Careers
June 29, 2020 Grecia Olachea

Our Mission: to connect small businesses with customers…and to have a good time doing it.

Our Values

  • You Are Unique: Respect the uniqueness of every human being.
  • Always Fresh, Always Thrilling: Innovate to keep things exciting.
  • Bias For Action: When in doubt, do what you think is right.
  • Ownership: Deliver on all promises.
  • Strength In Numbers: Use data to help make decisions.

Fun Facts
1. Google “digital marketing company,” and Markitors is on the first page nationwide.
2. We connect small businesses with customers…and have a great time doing it!
3. Our clients range from an RV Rental company headquartered in Mesa to an online eyelash extension supply company to a print company in Nashville. We have clients all over the world in all different types of industries.

Now, for the details.

We are looking for a Graphic Design Intern.

The sole responsibility of a Graphic Design Intern is to create beautiful and high-quality graphics to enhance SEO content for small businesses from around the world. Our clients span industries ranging from travel to consulting and HR to publishing.

What’s a day-to-day look like? Here it is.

  • Create high-quality visual graphics and source appropriate images to enhance SEO content for markitors.com
  • Create sophisticated graphic design content to support our clients’ marketing efforts
  • Assist Digital PR team with the creation of headshot graphics for our partner articles
  • Revise the work of our previous designer to create a unified aesthetic for our brand materials
  • Maintain and improve graphics
  • Works under the supervision of our Director of SEO Content

Internship Details

  • Grow your portfolio and get a taste of professional experience as a Graphic Designer in a real-world marketing agency setting
  • The start date for this internship is immediate with the end date aligning with the Summer Semester schedule
  • Internship is renewable for the Fall Semester upon satisfactory performance
  • This internship requires a commitment of 10 hours per week
  • This is an unpaid internship with a flexible schedule
  • Join the Markitors team as you work from the comfort of your own home!

Here are the things that stand out on a resumé when we evaluate candidates:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design, Design Management, Design Studies or related field
  • A love for graphic design as demonstrated in a personal blog, website, creative class project or portfolio 
  • Strong interest to learn more about Digital Marketing
  • Experience working in Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, or experience working with Canva
  • Be able to maintain brand guidelines and style
  • Alignment with our core values
  • Graphic Design portfolio submission required

Your day-to-day activities include creating a lot of graphics for a wide variety of clients.

Plus, you’re doing it in a startup environment named a Best Place To Work two years in a row, at a company that knows SEO (Google: “digital marketing company.” Markitors typically comes up on the first page of search results, nationwide). You can get a feel for our culture by taking a look at our Instagram account.

Markitors is a great place to grow your knowledge and expertise in a progressive field that is becoming increasingly more complex.

Apply by sending your resumé, cover letter, and graphic design portfolio to [email protected]

Grecia Olachea

Grecia Olachea

Grecia is the Director of Social Media at Markitors, a digital marketing agency that moves small businesses forward. Grecia has a Bachelor of Arts in Design Management and a certification in Marketing and Sales. In her free time, Grecia enjoys long walks at Target, trying new brunch spots, and traveling.