Graphic/Web Design Intern

Department: Marketing and Communications

REPORTS TO: Graphic/Web Designer

FLSA STATUS: Internship

BACKGROUND

The National Constitution Center, located on Philadelphia's Independence Mall, is the first museum in the world dedicated to honoring and explaining the U.S. Constitution through more than 100 interactive and multi-media exhibits, artifacts and film.  The Center also houses the Annenberg Center for Education and Outreach, which serves as a hub for national constitutional education, debates, teacher resources and as a home for visiting scholars and experts.

POSITION SUMMARY

The National Constitution Center seeks an intern to assist the Graphic/Web Designer. This internship will give valuable real-world experience in print and web design.  The intern will work 15 hours per week during the current quarter/semester. These hours may be worked in any combination at the discretion of the intern and the supervisor.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Assist the Graphic/Web Designer in producing in-house promotional materials, e.g., flyers, posters, signs, advertisements and brochures – both print and web based. Other duties as assigned.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Proficiency in Quark Xpress, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop

Knowledge of Dreamweaver and HTML/CSS is preferred but not mandatory

QUALIFICATIONS

The intern must have strong typography and layout skills and a basic understanding of prepress document preparation.