Graphic Design Intern

Fox Valley eValues & Deals
Job Description
Company Overview
Established in 2006, Fox Valley Values + Deals (FVVD) is a cutting-edge online marketing company focused on connecting local merchants with the everyday shopper through dynamic, targeted marketing strategies (http://www.foxvalleyvalues.com/). With an online database of 60,000+ local shoppers, FVVD utilizes leading-edge digital marketing techniques alongside a personalized approach to build-lasting relationships with both merchants and customers alike.
“Our ultimate goal,” Owner & Founder, Susan Huang, says, “is to fulfill the needs of both clients and shoppers by joining them in a mutually-beneficial relationship that strengthens the local community in the Fox Valley.”
Job/Intern Title
Graphic Design Intern (Spring 2017 – with potential to extend)
Job/Intern Description
Seeking a Graphic Design Intern (Spring 2017) who, utilizing his/her specific skill set, can craft electronic ads, write promotional copy, and participate in social media marketing materials to assist in the promotion of local clients. This position requires a great deal of initiative and provides the opportunity for personalization according to an applicant’s specific strengths, interests and passions. Great opportunity to gain broad experience in all divisions of marketing while shaping the company’s everyday operations to make a lasting impact. Majority of work will be completed REMOTELY.
Pay
$10/hour
Hours
8  – 15 hours/week
*Flexible hours are available depending on the needs of the applicant.
Credit
This internship may be eligible to count for academic credit.
Perks
  • Direct guidance and mentorship under the Owner & Founder of FVVD who possesses 20+ years of marketing experience
  • Opportunity to network with local business professionals at Business Networking International (BNI), Women in Business and the Geneva Chamber of Commerce
  • Full-time opportunities available post-graduation contingent on individual performance
 
 
Qualifications
FVVD is dynamic, forward-facing, fast-paced and personal. We are looking for an intern who exemplifies just that. Below are a few qualities needed to be a successful member of our team:
  • Detail-oriented
  • Deadline-driven
  • Takes initiative
  • Independent
  • Creative
  • Motivated and passionate
  • Experience with Photoshop
  • Experience with Social Media
  • 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA
  • ALL MAJORS ARE WELCOME TO APPLY
*Past experience in Design, Promotional Writing, Marketing and/or Social Media helpful but not required.
Responsibilities
  • Craft image mobile messages, email blasts, promotional blurbs and personalized marketing materials
  • Design graphic promotion
  • Develop marketing strategy for individual clients
  • Oversee and spearhead FVVD social media
  • Assist in special projects
Location
Headquarters in Geneva, Illinois. Majority of work will be completed REMOTELY.
Contact
Please send a copy of your resume and cover letter (optional) to Susan@FoxValleyILDeals.com no later than February 28, 2017.
 
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