The Glover Park Group (GPG), a leading strategic communications and government affairs firm, is seeking a talented and collaborative graphic design intern to join our Creative Services division in our Washington, D.C office.  This position will interact with other print and digital designers as well as design directors, writers, user experience specialists, creative technologists and producers.


Responsibilities

  • Ideate, design, and develop digital and print executions using current design and technology best practices
  • Collaborate with Creative Studio team with strong communication to best achieve successful work assignments
  • Create design solutions and be confident using your skill sets on a range of projects from brand development, digital and print campaigns, infographics, share graphics, PPT templates, in-office marketing materials
  • Provide accurate time and hour estimates to Creative Producers on new design projects and assignments and proactively meet time estimates and schedule deadlines

Qualifications

  • An in-progress design degree in a related field
  • A growing portfolio of digital and print executions
  • Have an understanding of design principles, excellent visual design skills and technical know-how
  • You should be a problem-solver with the ability to multi-task and work effectively under pressure
  • Experience taking ownership of assignments from start to finish and with guidance from other members in the creative services division
  • Strong communication skills: verbal, written, and interpersonal
  • Solid background in the following disciplines:
    • Digital and print design, digital advertising and brand design
    • Solid knowledge of the latest versions of applicable programs; Adobe Creative Suite CC (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc.), Sketch, and InVision. Motion graphics and animation experience is a plus
    • Strong knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite to ensure effective interaction with in-house account teams in the agency
    • Knowledge of Mac OS X