Job Opportunity:Graphic Design & Marketing Internship

Job Description

The Y is seeking a fun, creative, enthusiastic and outgoing individual to provide graphic design and marketing support for the YMCA of Saginaw. This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. The Graphic Design and Marketing Intern will work closely with the Graphic Design Manager and Marketing & Membership Director.

Compensation & Benefits

  • Reports to: Marketing Director & Graphic Design Manager
  • Duration: TBD
  • Hours: Part-time, 10-20 hours per week with flexible schedule
  • Compensation: Work Experience (unpaid), Free Y Membership during internship

Essential Functions

  • Assist with the design and development of digital and print marketing materials. This includes web ads, email headers, social media ads, print ads, brochures, direct mail pieces, posters, banners and other materials as needed.
  • Take and edit photos
  • Provides support and input for the planning and execution of grass roots marketing initiatives throughout the region supporting new and current initiatives
  • May represent the YMCA at special events
  • Assists with writing press releases and promotional copy
  • Completes other design and marketing projects as needed

Qualifications

  • Students pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, marketing, communications or business administration preferred
  • Experience working with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator), Microsoft Office, social media platforms, and basic camera skills preferred
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Resourcefulness, ability to take initiative, and to work both independently and as a team member
  • Availability to work 10-20 hours per week in order to complete assigned projects

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