Role

NutritionFacts.org is excited to offer a Graphic Design Intern position! We’re looking for someone who is either currently working towards a design education or is passionate about our mission and looking to sharpen their skills.

The Graphic Design Intern will be responsible for assisting the Graphic Design Director with the creation of: social media graphics, original thumbnails for NutritionFacts.org YouTube videos, and branding/product designs.

Time Commitment

Minimum of 10 hours per week, maximum of 25 hours per week, for at least 3 months. Flexibility is available on the start and end date, as well as how the work week is scheduled.

Location/Compensation

This is an entirely remote position. Interns will work mostly independently, with weekly design meetings with the Graphic Design Director. This internship is unpaid, but can be a great learning experience for those interested in maintaining web content, brand consistency and creating original graphics.

Responsibilities:

  • Creating NutritionFacts.org video thumbnails
  • Creating social media content from templates
    • Including but not limited to: quote, recipe, Daily Dozen, testimony, and Traffic Light graphics
  • Collaborating with the Graphic Design Director to complete projects for new products and design/brand content
  • Maintaining a visual brand identity

Requirements:

  • Basic graphic design experience in Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Access to a personal computer
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Prompt communication via email and messaging
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated and well-organized
  • Commitment to the mission/goals of NutritionFacts.org
  • Willing to take the initiative to execute projects and explore new avenues for NutritionFacts.org’s graphic design efforts

Optional Qualifications:

  • Advanced skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Familiarity with cloud file management
  • Asana/Project Management tool experience

Reports to: Graphic Design Director

  • Drop files here or
  • Something we do a lot of is social media content. Please download this quote template file. Once downloaded, update the quote to be: “Boys and girls eating two or more servings of vegetables a day appear to have only half the odds of suffering from allergic asthma." Source: Dr. Michael Greger in How Not to Die.

    Also, please try finding an image that matches the quote content. It has to be Creative Commons Licensed and free to use (hint: CC Search is an awesome tool). Once the text, source, and image are updated, try adjusting the gradients to provide a smooth transition from the image to text. Once completed, please export the image as a PNG.

    Accepted file types: png.

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