Graphic Design Intern

Design Within Reach Inc. - Stamford, CT (30+ days ago)

Design Within Reach is hiring summer interns! Our corporate internship program is a comprehensive and immersive 11-week program that is specifically designed to give you the opportunity to learn and grow with the best in modern design. You'll work with your team to make an impact by supporting your department's initiatives in a variety of day to day tasks, and take responsibility for a summer-long project from start to finish through the duration of the program. DWR's internship program includes a mentorship program, career workshops and the chance to interact with and learn from industry leaders from our executive team. This program runs from June 4, 2018 - August 17, 2018. All internship opportunities are paid positions.

DWR's Creative team is part of our overall marketing department and encompasses everything from graphic design to editorial to PR & events. When you pick up the newest edition of the Design Within Reach catalog or visit us at, you interface with some of the fantastic projects that our creative team works on! Our creative department is based in our Stamford, CT headquarters.

As a Graphic Design Intern, you will work the graphic designers on our creative team in order to assist with initiatives related to DWR's web and print projects. You will have the chance to grow and explore as you work with our Senior Designer on a variety of projects. You will also manage a summer-long project related to the in-store customer experience and internal document design.

What you'll do:
You'll have opportunities to learn, solve problems, grow and build relationships every day as you...

Design and explore creative department projects under the direction of the Senior Designer.
Explore new and creative solutions for all assignments.
Manage project deadlines for multiple projects simultaneously.
Organize projects on the teams shared server.

Does this sound like you?
This might be you if you have the following interests, skills, and abilities...

Currently a rising junior or senior enrolled in an undergraduate degree program with a focus on print design.
Working knowledge of Adobe Suite including InDesign and Illustrator.
Strong typography and layout skills.
Experience working with photography.
Design Within Reach is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer (minorities/women/veterans/disabilities).