Spring 2017 Creative Intern
Buie & Co. Spring 2017 Creative Intern
Buie & Co. is a full-service communications firm that works to engage audiences, build loyalty, increase brand awareness and tell stories. Our office is known for its creative, entrepreneurial culture, and we’re looking for a creative intern to work with us here in Austin, Texas. You will be working directly with our creative department to assist us with client and in-house projects. We want someone who is a go-getter, a self-starter with a friendly attitude, and a multi-tasker who prioritizes to meet deadlines. Design and writing experience—and a willingness to create and experiment—are integral to this position. Even better if you’re up to being challenged and are an ambitious person who’s ready to do more than what you were taught in class.
What you need to bring:
–Availability for a 3-6 month program, minimum 20 hours per week.
–Currently pursuing OR a recent graduate of a BA/BS in Advertising, Design, Communications Studies, or Journalism.
–Coursework or experience in digital design.
–Strong layout skills.
–Knowledge of and sensitivity toward typography and its appropriate use.
–Strong skills in Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
–Strong organization and communication skills.
–Ability to operate independently with minimal supervision.
–Ability to manage multiple ongoing projects simultaneously.
–Web design skills, along with knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 and WordPress is a very strong plus.
–Previous internship experience is also a plus.
–A personal laptop (equipped with Adobe Creative Suite).
–Ability to be team-oriented, responsive, and comfortable collaborating in a positive manner.
What’s in it for you?
The internship position would start as early as February 1st and is paid. You’ll be learning from and working alongside incredible writers, strategists and designers, and your schedule will be flexible. We want you to learn how to work fast, well and with a team of people who respect who you are and the skills you bring to the table. We have a familial culture that makes working here unlike anywhere else—once you step foot in the door, consider yourself an integral part of our team.
To apply for this position please email a resume, online portfolio and/or writing samples to: Ashley Kegley-Whitehead, Vice President, firstname.lastname@example.org.