Graduate Digital Design Internship | Digital Innovation | £18K | East London

Salary: £18,000 (per annum)
Location: London
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Arts & Design, Computing & IT, Internet & Digital Media

This client is all about BIG IDEAS! Big ideas solve their clients' business problems by helping them take advantage of the digital era.

They go way beyond marketing. They look at the whole business to see how digital can impact the organisation and its customers. They are specialists in their field and their approach makes their offering unique.

This is a 3month paid internship offering £18K pro rata, followed by a permanent position all being well.

How you can expect to spend your day:

Our client is seeking a bright and passionate Design Graduate to join the team on a 3month paid internship basis and work within the creative department. You will be reporting directly into an experienced senior designer, who will mentor you throughout your internship, whilst providing general support across the creative department. You will need to be a well-rounded and enthusiastic individual who has a strong passion and desire for all things digital with a willingness to work across multiple platforms.

• You will gain exposure of working across a great mix of top clients and be supporting a talented and highly experienced team of designers.
• The internship offers great exposure for a junior looking for their first gig as you'll be working on live projects!
• Assisting on a range of projects you will get to see the whole process through from brief to delivery stages.
• You'll be able to work well as part of a team but also independently depending on the task at hand.
• You will need to be comfortable communicating with teams internally - working with UX, developers, copywriters, account managers, project managers and so on.

The ideal intern's personality and qualifications:
• Willingness & ability to work across multiple platforms, including web, microsites and mobile.
• A portfolio displaying a range of your best work whether gained from commercial experience, previous
• internships or personal projects - we're looking for beautiful design craft skills
• A design / creative degree or equivalent qualification
• A passion for design - not just websites.
• Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator etc) and Sketch.
• Nice to have but not mandatory; video / motion graphic experience and an understanding of CX/UX
• Excellent communication skills