Marketing/Communications Design Intern

Drexel University
Intern - Creative

The graphic design intern will work under the Creative Director and will support the Visual Team with creative design, production, research, and other tasks as needed. A successful design intern should be able to work well independently but should also be able to take direction and feedback. The intern will cover a variety of projects, including concept development, applications, and production for signature events, design of various marketing and communications material, as well admin and internal projects. The design intern should have a strong sense of concept development, organizational skills, and production. She or he will work in a collaborative fashion within the visual team and with other members of the marketing and communications team. This will be mainly a supporting role, teaching you production and admin skills that will give you a leg up in your career, but you will have extensive opportunities for creative input.


The position requires approximately 20 – 40 hours per week on the University City campus. We will provide a computer with the Adobe Creative Suite and workspace. Most tasks will happen there, but the intern might require some activities to be performed around campus or the city. The intern must have a professional demeanor when representing IA with the public at-large as well as Drexel faculty, students, staff and alumni. Payment: $15 – 20/hr depending on experience


Recommended job qualifications and skills

 Current students or recent grads

  • Basic computer skills (Mac platform and Microsoft suite)
  • Demonstrated editing skills with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Professional skills including traditional and new media design and production, brand
  • development, photo editing and retouching; interest in learning project estimating, electronic pre-press and vendor relations

To apply: Send résumé, cover letter, and work samples to Bernardo Margulis, Creative Director,