Visual Branding Intern

Addison Whitney is a global branding firm with a passion for building strong brands. Our capabilities include; verbal branding, visual branding, brand research, and brand strategy.  Since 1991 Addison Whitney has been serving clients across multiple industries including healthcare, technology, consumer, industrial and financial services. The selected intern(s) will be exposed to actual branding projects across various sectors, engage cross-functionally with Addison Whitney departments, gain exposure to upper level management, and hone resume writing and interviewing skills to maximize their potential.

This internship will involve working directly with the entire Visual Branding team and acting as a support for various tasks. The Visual Branding Department is responsible for projects such as Corporate Identity Design, Product Logo Design, Packaging and Brand Standards.

Desired Skills:

  • Design background preferred
  • Experience with both Macintosh and PC Systems
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to sketch ideas and articulate them to the design team
  • Ability to translate hand-drawn ideas into refined computer illustrations
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Professional attitude

Activities: (frequency of certain activities will vary as needed during the internship period)

  • Sketch logo designs based on creative brief provided by project lead
  • Observe client interactions
  • Assist with document preparation/client deliverables
  • Assemble mock up package designs
  • Trim and score printouts as needed

Compensation: This internship is unpaid, must receive course credit

Interview Schedule: Interviews begin March 1, 2017

Compensation: This internship is unpaid, must receive course credit

Hours: Hours are flexible with a minimum of 20 hours/week.  Office hours are 8:00-5:00 Monday through Friday.

Attire: Professional casual attire

Please email a resume, cover letter, and portfolio (web link or PDF samples) to: hr@addisonwhitney.com. Please use "Visual Branding Internship" as the subject line.