Intern: Graphic Designer

CARROL BOYES FUNCTIONAL ART

Intern: Graphic Designer

An exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about graphic design. As a Graphic Design Intern, you will play a crucial role in assisting fellow team members with creating visual content for various platforms. Your responsibilities will include working on billboards, social media graphics, websites, and other design-related projects.

Responsibilities:

Assist with Visual Content Creation:

·         Collaborate with the design team to create compelling visual assets.

·         Work on photo editing, image creation, and graphic design projects.

File Management:

·         Organize and manage design files efficiently.

·         Maintain a well-structured digital filing system.

Pre-Press Work:

·         Assist in preparing files for printing or digital distribution.

·         Ensure that designs meet printing specifications.

Clerical Tasks:

·         Perform administrative duties related to design projects.

·         Communicate effectively within the team.

Qualifications:

A Diploma in Graphic Design, Digital Design, or a related field.

Skills and Experience:

Proficiency in design software such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

Understanding of typography, color theory, and graphic design principles.

Familiarity with multi-page documents in InDesign.

A strong creative portfolio showcasing your design skills.

Ability to work well in a team environment.

Self-motivated and proactive with a keen eye for aesthetics.

Benefits of a Carrol Boyes Internship:

Gain experience in a luxury retail environment
An amazing opportunity to work at an established and well-known homeware brand where you will be exposed to the different facets of a fast-paced business. You will experience the key principles of product design, marketing, finance, and logistics as well as apply the knowledge from your studies in a real-life work environment.

2.      Self-development

You will develop new skills and discover new interests which could open future career prospects. You will be equipped with retail best practices, be given specific projects and responsibilities to oversee, enjoy teamwork and establish professional connections. Your experience and skills acquired on the job will further strengthen your resume.

3.      Support & Mentorship

You will have the opportunity to work and collaborate with hardworking, passionate leaders from the luxury retail industry across various departments who will impart their knowledge. Your manager will be your work mentor and will support you with your personal development and build your confidence.

The combination of studying in a relevant field, pursuing one’s passion, and applying that knowledge in a practical work environment is indeed a recipe for personal and professional growth. It’s a journey where one can continuously learn, innovate, and make a tangible impact on business operations. This role will serve as a valuable stepping stone towards a rewarding and successful career in the field of Marketing.

This is an onsite position based at our Head Office in Paarden Eiland.

Applications close on Sunday, 19 May 2024 and preference will be given to candidates who are available immediately.

 

To apply for this job email your details to recruitment@cbfa.co.za.