Graphic Design Intern

Accent Decor - Norcross, GA

Internship$15 - $17 an hour
Skills

Position Summary

The Graphic Design Intern works under the oversight of a Creative Production Manager and assists with various aspects of website design and general site maintenance. As an Intern, you will work alongside your team on a variety of projects that will be impactful to the business. The ideal candidate will work 20 hours / week. This is a paid Internship for a duration of 6-8 weeks.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Collaborate with a team of designers to deliver beautiful and communicative design
  • Execute design projects in compliance with Accent Decor brand standards
  • Prepare website for the onboarding of hundreds of new products to go live in January 2020
  • Prepare image files for web go-live
  • New product image management and naming
  • Create and build landing pages
  • Link and package active merchandiser files
  • Edit / photoshop internally shot lifestyle images
  • QA site support with focus on image text formatting and image rendering
  • Support internal teams on various print, digital and social assignments
  • Partner with the eCommerce director to support UX-driven site enhancements
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise good judgement, prioritize multiple tasks, in adherence with project deadlines

Required Skills

  • Sophomore, Junior, Senior or graduate student currently enrolled in an accredited university studying Graphic Design
  • Strong software skills: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Bridge, Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Desire to learn and work in a fast-paced environment

Physical Demands and Work Environment
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include those required for reading, writing, and typing. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high.

Note
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. All duties and responsibilities are essential functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbents will possess the skills, aptitudes, and abilities to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, or abilities. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at will” relationship.

Accent Decor is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job Type: Internship

Salary: $15.00 to $17.00 /hour

Work Location:

  • One location