2011 Online Marketing / Graphics Design Internship Program
Company Description: CouponMob connects consumers with trusted local and national merchants to help them easily save money and earn rewards on everyday purchases. With savings opportunities that include local goods, services and dining; apparel; electronics; and groceries from only trusted brands, CouponMob offers a flexible, simple and comprehensive resource that rewards its members for every dollar spent. Based in Evanston and owned by Flypaper Media Holdings, LLC, CouponMob boasts a growing team, many of whom have worked in online couponing since the 1990s, and leverages the resources and operational flexibility offered by its parent company.
Position Description: At CouponMob, interns have an opportunity to be involved in many aspects of business development, sales, marketing, operations, and distribution to provide support to the full-time staff. In a busy professional setting, candidates must be good team players, know how to prioritize tasks and manage their time well. Specific duties will include:
Design and create graphics to meet specific online commercial or promotional needs, such as logos and display ads as well as newsletter and website images. Specific responsibilities include:
§ Develop graphics and layouts for company logos, display ads, e-mail campaigns, internet websites, online promotions, and special projects (including print) as assigned.
§ Create concepts, layouts and designs for online graphics based on knowledge of layout principles and aesthetic design concepts.
§ Determine size and arrangement of illustrative materials and copy, and select size and style of type.
§ Use computer software such as Photoshop, Adobe and Flash to generate new images.
§ Create charts, graphs, illustrations and other artwork, using computer.
§ Review final graphics and layouts and suggest improvements as needed.
§ Confer with internal clients to discuss and determine design strategy.
§ Work with other Marketing employees to ensure visual quality of all digital images including cropping, color correction, and image optimization.
· Attend staff meetings.
· Work collaboratively with all Flypaper Media Holdings staff.
· Currently attending college or university
· Career aspirations in graphic design, marketing/advertising, and/or online media
· Previous work experience in a professional business environment desired
· Thorough knowledge of design software programs: Photoshop, Adobe and Flash.
Location/Hours: Evanston, IL
Timeframe: June1 – August 31, 2011 Dates are flexible - 8 weeks preferred – 6 Weeks minimum
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (30 hours/week)
Compensation: $250.00 / week
Contact: Send cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org