Searching for a Summer Junior Designer to join the team!

We're looking for someone who is passionate about understanding and communicating brands, geeks out on identifying strategic trends/conversations, reaches targeted audiences with compelling visual design, is dedicated to positively influencing their client's business goals with effective consumer reaching creative – and likes to have a little fun while they're at it!

The Summer Junior Designer will work to coordinate and execute unique creative designs for ext.54 and our clients. The ideal Junior Designer will be eager to work in a boutique setting, interact directly with the CEO, have an eye for photography, and have an interest in the role of design within a greater marketing and public relations plan. ext.54’s internship program is a three month program offering a summer stipend and college credit (if needed) where you will gain valuable experience supporting our office and account team on various lifestyle and luxury clients.

Juniors have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects and clients, with a wide array of responsibilities including:

  • Create and assist in the creation of design mock-ups, branding elements, logos, infographics, pitch decks, ads, signage, invites, e-newsletters, posters, and other graphic assets

  • Coordinate create and design text, image and video social media content to support ext.54 and client social media strategies and campaigns

  • Assist with day-to-day tasks including creating and sourcing design elements for client and ext.54’s website, emails, collateral and presentations

  • Coordinate with clients, ext.54 media relations team, and ext.54 social team as needed to execute client strategies

  • Creating print ready files for production

  • Image manipulation and cataloging

  • Attend team meetings; contribute to brainstorming sessions

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Students considered; must maintain an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher and be a candidate for BFA/BS in graphic design (or related program)

  • Computer skills – Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, etc), Microsoft Office Suite. HTML and CSS a plus

  • Photography experience is a plus

  • Excellent conceptual, graphic design and typography skills

  • Contemporary design aesthetic; strong design sense for clean, lifestyle layouts

  • Knowledge or interest in the role/importance of the brand/creative in marketing, social and PR driven activities

  • Must be able to take creative criticism and refine designs incorporating outside feedback

  • Self-motivated, passion for graphic designing and marketing/branding

  • Able to work independently while still being a team player

  • Efficient time management skills and able to attend weekly meetings

  • Punctual, reliable, and able to adapt to an ever-changing environment

  • Attention to detail is a must

  • Superior customer service

  • Lifestyle brand interest (hotels, restaurants, retail, entertainment)

To apply, please send your resume and samples of any relevant work to joel.morales@ext54.com with "NAME - Junior Designer" in the subject line. No phone calls or agencies, please.