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Graphic Design Internship - Summer 2024

Summersalt

Summersalt

Design
St. Louis, MO, USA
Posted on Thursday, February 22, 2024
Summersalt is seeking an Intern to support our Graphic Design & Art department for the summer! This individual will take on day-to-day tasks for a wide range of marketing applications in order to support the team’s workload during the most important months of the year. We are looking for someone who works well independently, has excellent time management skills, takes initiative, and is comfortable balancing priorities between routine tasks and longer-term project deliverables.
Our internship program is designed with future leaders in mind and serves as a pipeline for top talent. The ideal candidate will have a balance of creative thinking, organizational skills, and attention to detail. A successful candidate will thrive in a fast-paced environment and ensure that our processes are organized and administered effectively.

ABOUT THE ROLE:

  • Process, crop, and deliver marketing imagery for the website, digital ads, direct mail, and more.
  • Design website assets, emails, digital ads, and other visual graphics leveraging brand marketing guidelines and art direction.
  • Take on other brand projects to support the broader marketing organization.
  • Identify areas of process improvement as the company continues to grow & evolve.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to support a variety of daily tasks and assist with special projects as needed.
  • Hybrid Role: ability to work onsite at our corporate office in St. Louis, MO.

ABOUT YOU:

  • Currently enrolled and attending an accredited college/university studying Marketing, Business, Graphic Design, or related field.
  • Must be tech savvy with strong computer skills with Google Suite.
  • Familiarity with Photoshop, Figma, and/or Adobe Illustrator.
  • Strong eye for design best practices and ability to match brand aesthetic.
  • Understanding of digital marketing and social media channels a business tools.
  • Prior internship experience at a digitally native, DTC, or other ecommerce-focused opportunity is preferred.
  • Ability to balance priorities between routine tasks and longer-term project deliverables.
  • Detail-oriented and deadline driven.
  • Excellent communication skills and a positive attitude!
  • We’re masters of prioritization: You can pivot and shift priorities with complete flexibility. Regardless of when distractions arise, your time management and resource planning skills keep everything running smoothly.
  • We’re collaborative: You champion diverse backgrounds, perspectives and opinions. You believe that the greatest success comes from a collaborative team effort.
  • We’re communicative—even when it’s hard. You’re direct and considerate in an effort to achieve the best possible outcome. Your feedback is always intentional, constructive, and to move the business forward.
  • We streamline efficiency: You have a passion for automation and improving efficiency whenever there’s an opportunity.
  • We move at warp speed: You quickly absorb new information, skills, and responsibilities. Learning (really) fast and embracing unpredictability is a must.
ABOUT SUMMERSALT:
Summersalt is a generation-defining apparel brand, providing wardrobe essentials for women who are going places. Summersalt launched in 2017 with swimwear made from recycled materials at a $95 price point — designer quality swimwear without the designer price tag. Since then, we’ve launched additional categories including loungewear, knitwear, sleepwear and activewear. Summersalt pieces are modern, sophisticated and fun, with an impeccable data-backed fit based on millions of measurements from over 10,000 women. In the few short years since our founding, Summersalt has built a loyal following of customers, influencers and celebrities, while garnering praise from leading fashion media including ELLE, Vogue and People.
This role is a unique opportunity to join a well-funded, close-knit team that is redefining the apparel and swimwear categories and at the forefront of e-commerce, design and brand innovation. Sustainability, inclusivity and diversity are core tenants of the brand, and we work hard to inspire joy through our products and every interaction with the customer. If you want to be a part of a diverse, hardworking and fast-paced team filled with motivated and thoughtful people, please consider applying.
Summersalt champions diverse backgrounds, perspectives and opinions. We strive to create an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive. Summersalt is an Equal Opportunity Employer, providing equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals. We hire the most qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, religion, sex, parental status, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, transgender status, sexual orientation or any other status protected under applicable federal, state and local laws. We respect the laws enforced by the EEOC and are committed to fostering diversity across our organization. Please note that candidates will be asked to consent to a pre-employment background check. This will be conducted to ensure compliance with company policies and industry standards.