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Graphic Design Position with BMG Media

March 26, 2015

BMG Media is hiring a graphic designer who will be responsible for creating design solutions that have a huge visual impression. The role will involve listening to clients and understanding their vision before making design decisions.

The graphic designer will focus design on websites (no coding necessary) but will also design logos, marketing materials, advertisements, business cards and any other items required by the client.

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Please submit your resume and link to portfolio to info@bmgmediaco.com

Categories: Full Time, Internship

Paid Internship with Washtenaw County Parks and Rec

March 26, 2015

The Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission is seeking a paid intern to assist staff on a variety of graphic design projects.

Graphic Design Intern - $11.00/hr - $13.00/hr

Scope of Work: Internship in Graphic Design and Communications. The qualified candidate will be responsible for completing various graphic design projects including the creation of brochures, flyers, signs, maps, etc. There is also an opportunity to write newsletter and web articles.

Qualifications: Qualified applicants will have experience with Adobe CS as well as a strong computer background. Education and/or experience in areas related to graphic design, communications, public administration, environmental science, and urban/environmental planning is desirable. Must have US work authorization.

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Categories: Internship

Internships with The AartWorks Project

March 23, 2015

The AartWorks Project is seeking dynamic and innovative interns interested in creating community with collaborative art for our spring/summer 2015 art studio road tour. This is a unique opportunity to be an integral, hands-on member of a huge community art project and team.

The AartWorks Project, based in Ann Arbor, is a community art organization supporting art projects that promote creativity, community, and change. There are several ongoing projects currently under The AartWorks Project umbrella, including Why I Love Michigan, a statewide project that will conclude with an art installation at ArtPrize in Grand Rapids this fall.

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Categories: Internship

Desai Summer Internship Program

March 23, 2015

Fascinated by the startup buzz but don’t have an amazing idea yet for your own venture? Interested in learning what it takes for a startup to grow from an early stage to a venture-backed company? Eager to build your network of entrepreneurs, investors and industry professionals this summer?

Join Desai Family Accelerator’s inaugural class of summer interns and startup companies. The startup companies in Desai’s portfolio are working to launch their product, demonstrate product/market fit and raise investment. As a summer intern you will work closely with these companies to help them develop their company and achieve their goals. You will be in a fast paced environment where your work is creating an immediate impact, all while earning a competitive salary!

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Categories: Internship

Summer 2015 Stamps RA Job

March 23, 2015

The Stamps School of Art & Design Pre-College program is looking for responsible and dedicated students to join our staff this summer as Resident Assistants (RAs).

Resident Assistants play a critical role in the success of the Stamps Pre-College Program. RAs will have room and board provided at Bursley Hall and must live on campus throughout the duration of the program. RAs engage with and mentor all student participants. RAs help students experience our school to the fullest by enforcing Pre-College rules and protocols and observing the program schedule. RAs are responsible for the health and safety of all participants and work in concert with Pre-College staff to cultivate a supportive and creative learning environment.

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This is a paid position

Categories: Part Time

Design Work for Startups

March 19, 2015

Students will work with our team on several corporate branding projects. These projects will vary in scope but will revolve around the creation of logos or imagery that represent our brand and company lifestyle. These logos will then be superimposed on various paraphernalia: t-shirts, mugs, etc.  Candidates will initially work to create designs per specific requirements or prior work but will eventually be responsible for creating their own material.

Candidates should contact Samuel Schlesinger by email (recruitment@samuelms.io). Students must provide their portfolio when applying; a resume is optional but recommended. Prior experience with logo design or corporate branding is highly valued.

Positions are open until we find the right candidates; maximum of 2 individuals. We anticipate this project to last several months—candidates may be asked to stay on longer if they are a good fit. We are looking to bring candidates on board as soon as possible.

We have several internship and commission-based positions open. Compensation will vary by candidate (experience, portfolio, quality and speed of work).

UI/UX Design Internship with ChannelNet

March 19, 2015

ChannelNet is looking for an enthusiastic, “go-getter” candidate that has an eye for design and a passion for usability—successful digital design combines both.  A pro-active interest in emerging design techniques and new technologies is also required (i.e. responsive design).  The candidate must also enjoy being part of a tight-knit, entertaining, sharp-as-tacks crew of designers, developers and digital professionals who take pride in creating leading-edge digital experiences for our big brand name clients—and have fun doing it. 

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Categories: Internship

Social Media Intern

March 19, 2015

DATA 360 is looking for a person with excellent Social Media skills to build DATA 360’s brand on Facebook, Twitter, and other social networking sites. We are looking for someone who is interactive, communicative, and intellectual. We would like to build a larger base of fans and followers in time for our next conference which will take place on September 17th, 2015.
If we like your contributions and feel that you have amassed an impressive following on our social networking pages by September 17th, 2015, we will offer you the position as a full-time and well paid employee.

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Categories: Internship

Internship with Tiny Rebellion (Santa Monica, CA)

March 19, 2015

Tiny Rebellion looking for driven and innovative students to join us this summer in the following departments: creatives, coding, designers, copywriting, social media, media planning, account services, strategy, and production.

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Categories: Internship

Graphic Design Internship (Cleveland, OH)

March 19, 2015

As a Graphic Design Intern, your essential job functions will include the following:

Dealer Tire and OEM Program Marketing, Advertising, and Sales Support Materials
• Work closely with all internal departments and external customers to create materials that are compelling and impactful and meet the needs of the customer while maintaining all brand standards
• Create layouts/designs for sales support materials, marketing materials, dealer materials, promotional materials, customer retention materials, and other materials as necessary
• Work within all OEM, Dealer Tire, and RightTurn brand guidelines
• Package and deliver/upload print-ready artwork and review all proofs
• Create and refine compelling presentations and presentation materials
• Production design as needed

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Categories: Internship

Internship with Rebel Nell

March 17, 2015

Rebel Nell Is a Detroit based social enterprise working to employ, educate, and empower disadvantaged women in our community. We create jewelry from a unique local resource, repurposed graffiti. Our team is looking for an intern to help with our 2015 Summer show season.

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Internship with the United Nations

March 17, 2015

The internship with the Global Field Support Strategy Implementation and Coordination Team, Office of the Under-Secretary-General for Field Support is for a minimum of three months with the opportunity for extension, depending on the needs of the Office.  The Global Field Support Strategy is the overarching programme that seeks to improve the quality, speed, and efficiency of logistical; administrative; and information, communications and technology support provided to field missions. GFSS introduces a new service delivery model through changes in work processes and institutional structures to meet the strategy’s core objectives to:

-Expedite and improve service delivery to the field;
-Improve support to peacekeeping and peacemaking mandate delivery;
-Strengthen resource stewardship, efficiencies and economies of scale;
-Improve staff safety, security and quality of life; and
-Strengthen accountability.

The internship is UNPAID and full-time. The start day is flexible. Interns work five days per week (35 hours) under the supervisionof a staff member in the department or office to which they are assigned.

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Categories: Internship

Graphic Artist Needed

March 17, 2015

GRIP, part of the School of Education is seeking a Graphic Artist:

Design and prepare graphic materials involving complex design, artistic continuity, and professional client contact; prepare designs and layouts for publications, posters, charts, graphs, presentations; select materials, techniques, and design format; assist in training of assistants; document design process for graphic materials to enable the reproduction of artifacts by others.

Desirable Qualifications:

Enrolled in or graduated from college or university degree program in art, graphic design, or art education and work experience in commercial art and graphic design.

Compensation is negotiable.

Please send your resume and link to portfolio to Amanda Milewski amilewsk@umich.edu by April 1, 2015

Full Time Graphic/Digital Designer for Jimmy John’s

March 17, 2015

When you join the Jimmy John’s team your future is in your hands. We offer spectacular opportunities for growth and we love to share the profits. We’re recruiting an entry to mid-level Graphic Designer who is eager to learn and who is willing to support and cultivate our expanding Marketing team.

Our Graphic Designers are the heart of our brand marketing. They operate with absolute precision and thrive in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will be able to handle multiple projects and short deadlines.

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Categories: Full Time

Part Time Opportunity with Exhibit Design Firm Flutter and Wow

March 16, 2015

Part-time, project-based schedule

Flutter and Wow, an exhibit design firm, is looking for a part time workshop assistant for fabrication in a variety of materials on a variety of projects. The workshop assistant will study drawings and participate in meetings, and under supervision, assist with the fabrication of museum-quality exhibits. The employee will use power tools and the job includes some heavy lifting and long periods on one’s feet. Our work is project-based, so schedules are necessarily flexible; there will be slow weeks with fewer hours and intense weeks with more.

We’re looking for somebody who demonstrates:
proficiency in working with one’s hands and doing tool work
proficiency reading design plans and following instructions
ability to make fast and precise measurements
capability of applying a smooth coat of finish
patience, mindfulness, focus and problem-solving skills
punctuality and a hard-work ethic
self-management and self-discipline
willingness to be a team player and also capable of working alone
CNC/vector-command experience, electrical and/or electronics experience, and mechanical experience are all a plus, but not necessary

If you meet these requirements, have some relevant experience, and you are interested in this position, please email a brief statement of your interest and your resumé to info@flutterwow.com

Compensation commensurate with experience.

Categories: Part Time