5280 Magazine

Design + Production Intern

Type of work: Internship
Location: Denver, CO
Date Posted: January 22nd, 2014

5280 is looking for a well-organized, creative person with an outgoing personality and an eagerness to learn for a 3-6 month internship. Interns will work within the advertising, marketing, design + production and digital departments.

The ideal candidate:

Is currently enrolled or has recently graduated with a degree in graphic design.
Is thorough and detail oriented and comfortable handling multiple tasks at once.
Has strong typography skills with ability to preform tasks using style sheets.
Possesses keen design instincts and ability to make quick decisions about type, image and layout in order to put together a cohesive and well designed piece.
Motivated and punctual with a good work ethic and passion for design. - Has reliable transportation to our lower downtown office.
Great communication skills and ability to take direction/criticism when needed and apply that to their design.
Good working knowledge of Adobe CS5, particularly with InDesign.
Strong familiarity with macs.
Basic knowledge of HTML and CSS.

Additional skills that would be helpful but are not necessary are:

Photography skills and ownership of a digital SLR camera.
Familiarity with Apple Final Cut and managing video workflow.

Internship benefits include:

Option to participate in 5280 Magazine events.
Ability to network with the magazine's entire staff.
Inclusion in the magazine's printed masthead.
Opportunity to add work to your portfolio.
The internship is paid.

How to apply:

Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and 3 design samples to designjob@5280.com.

Deadlines for applications: Summer (March 5); Fall (May 15); Spring (extended to January 29!).

No phone calls please.

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