The Walt Disney Company Graphic Design Intern, Corporate CLS - Spring 2019 in Burbank, California
The Graphic Design Intern will be a part of the Creative Learning Services team, which serves as creative consultants working with internal partners and clients across the Disney company.
Stretch your creative skills as part of the team responsible for providing services and products in the areas of web/app development, online training, in-person experiences, video content, animations, technology-enabled classroom learning, marketing, communications, branding, print collateral, and other various media assets which require graphic design support.
Work in a highly-collaborative and agile environment where you will participate in the creative process from concept to completion while gaining experience with consulting and client management. Projects will include creation and maintenance of learning and development based collateral such as visual branding, illustrations, marketing, presentations, posters, directional signage, event graphics, and other materials.
Put your graphic design abilities to the test using industry recognized equipment, hardware and software while you display a strong, overall creative approach.
Responsibilities : A Day in the Life…
Serve as creative and proactive thought partner in identifying best solutions and techniques to convey and display learning content through graphic design and motion graphics/animations
Learn to manage projects and see them through concept to completion
Design and assist in the creation and revisions of class presentations, infographics, vector illustrations/iconography, participant guides, job-aids, communications, mood boards, web page comps, and more.
Assist in the creation of motion graphics to be used as stand-alone pieces or integrated (composited) into other learning products
Demonstrate a working knowledge of composition and layout, color, typeface selection, and other fundamentals of design
Ensure that the Disney standards of quality and creativity and the D Learn brand are reflected consistently in all materials
Research and share new trends and techniques in all aspects of the creative and production processes
Basic Qualifications :
What we are looking for…
Proficiency in software for graphic design, desktop publishing, and presentations, including Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and Acrobat Pro), Microsoft Office (emphasis on PowerPoint)
Strong portfolio that demonstrates expertise in logo design, layout, presentation design, color, illustration, and typography
Ability to adapt easily in a fast-paced team environment and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Strong project management, organizational, multi-tasking, prioritization and time management skills
Knowledge of both PC and Mac environments
Knowledge of file formats and specifications in preparation for printing versus web
Confidence in presenting ideas and interacting with partners of various backgrounds and levels
Strong partnering skills and ability to influence
Proactive listening skills and ability to ask thoughtful questions for clarity and discovery
Ability to take direction/constructive feedback
High self-initiative with the ability to work independently and with a team
Preferred Qualifications :
Illustration skills or the ability to revise existing illustrations while maintaining character integrity
Experience designing for motion graphics, photography and/or video editing
Background in Marketing or Communications
Required Education :
Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class, or be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months at time of application, or be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program
Currently pursuing or recently completed Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Digital Media or a closely related field
Preferred Education :
- 3.0 gpa
Company Overview :
The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.
Additional Information :
The approximate dates of this internship are January 2019 through June 2019
Candidate must be available to work full time hours (approximately 40 hours per week) for the duration of the internship - typical work schedule will be Monday through Friday 8:30am-5pm EST
Able to occasionally work a flexible schedule including early mornings, late nights, or weekends if needed.
Able to provide own housing and transportation to the Burbank, CA area
Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program
Must possess unrestricted work authorization
Must be at least 18 years of age
Link to Portfolio site should be included on resume
PDF version of resume must be uploaded at time of application
Job ID: 586853BR
Job Posting Company: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)