North Texas Chapter

www.lls.org/ntx

Graphic Design Intern


How many people can answer the question, "What do you do for a living?" with the answer, "I help find cures for cancer."  At LLS, employees take our mission seriously.  Whether you work in one of our chapters, are an accountant at the national office or a specialist in our Information Resource Center, you work each day on making our mission a reality:  Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.

Join us and give new meaning to the word, "job."

Position Title: Graphic Design Intern
North Texas Chapter
Dallas, Texas

Position Summary

LLS is seeking a talented graphic design student who can manage a design project from start to finish.  This individual must be able to juggle multiple projects at once and comfortable converting an idea from a vision to a finished product.  This is a great opportunity to experience working in a nonprofit environment while also building a portfolio of work.

Responsibilities

  • Design clear and engaging graphic communication material for print and the web
  • Work closely with staff to translate their messaging concepts into marketing materials
  • Presents ideas to staff
  • Assist in helping develop new ways to incorporate a graphic design across different communication mediums
  • Design ads for various publications
  • Develops a working knowledge of the LLS mission

Position Requirements

  • Must be enrolled in a four year institution
  • Profiecient in Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and Microsoft Publisher
  • Must possess strong typography and layout skills
  • Detail-oriented and strong organizational skills
  • Professional demeanor
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of MS Office and database management
  • Ability to work in a team environment while also able to work independently
  • Must be able to dedicate 15-20 hours per week.  Work hours are flexible in order to work around class schedules.
  • This internship is unpaid.  Potential for class credit is available pending school approval.

For consideration, please forward cover letter with resume to:

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society North Texas Chapter
Attn: Alyson Joyner
8111 LBJ Freeway, Suite 425
Dallas, TX 75251

Fax: 972-996-5990
E-mail: Recruiting_TXD@lls.org

To apply on-line, go to:

Graphic Design Intern - North Texas Chapter

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) does not accept resumes from third party recruitment/search firms. Please do not forward resumes to LLS employees or any company locations or email addresses. LLS is not responsible for any fees related to resumes not solicited by LLS Recruiting.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

last updated on Tuesday, July 15, 2014
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