Design Intern

Meropa Communications

Public relations and communications

As a Design Intern, you will be an integral part of our digital team, contributing to the design and development of visual content for various digital and social media platforms. This internship provides a fantastic opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a fast-paced agency environment and develop your skills in graphic design, digital media, and creative strategy.

Key Responsibilities:

Graphic Design: Assist in creating visually appealing graphics for social media posts, digital campaigns, websites, and other online platforms.
Content Creation: Support the design team in developing engaging content, including infographics, animations, and video assets, that aligns with client and agency branding.
Brand Consistency: Ensure that all visual content adheres to brand guidelines and maintains a cohesive look and feel across various platforms.
Collaboration: Work closely with the social media, content, and marketing teams to brainstorm and execute creative concepts and campaigns.
Project Support: Assist in various design projects, including logo creation, website design, and various newsletter and mailers.
Research & Trends: Stay updated on the latest design trends, tools, and technologies to bring fresh and innovative ideas to the team.
Qualifications:

Education: Currently pursuing or recently completed a degree in Graphic Design, Visual Arts, Digital Media, or a related field.
Skills:
Proficiency in design software such as Adobe Creative Suite
Strong understanding of design principles, typography, and colour theory.
Creativity and attention to detail with a passion for visual storytelling.
Ability to work independently as well as part of a collaborative team.
Good communication skills to articulate design concepts and receive feedback.
Basic knowledge of web design and user experience (UX) principles is a plus.
Experience: Previous experience or coursework in graphic design, digital media, or related fields is preferred. A portfolio showcasing your design work is required.

To apply for this job email your details to jacintas@meropa.co.za.