CSU Events Graphic Design Intern

Posted on August 5th, 2011

Position Overview:
The Graphic Design Intern will work in direct support of the Assistant Director for Communications in the CSU Events Office. Interns will gain hands-on experience developing invitations and marketing pieces for a variety of University events. The Graphic Design Intern will serve as a member of this CSU Events Communications team, which is committed to advancing the messaging and branding of the CSU Events team through the Web, print/electronic marketing pieces, social media and additional outlets.

Hours Per Week: Minimum of 10

Responsibilities:
 Work closely with the Assistant Director for Communications in development of event marketing and
communications materials.
 Assist in design and editing of event invitations.
 Develop content for the CSU Events & Constituent Engagement website.
 Ensure departmental adherence to University branding and communications guidelines.
 Research best practices regarding event communications.
 Additional communications, marketing, and event-related duties, as assigned.

Qualifications:
 Current CSU student, available Fall of 2011
 Proficiency in Microsoft Windows
 Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite
 Willingness and ability to work with a team
 Strong work ethic and commitment to detail
 Copy editing ability
 Creativity
 Sense of humor
 Web design and/or website content management experience a plus
 Interns are eligible to receive course credit.
 Preferred work commitment of two semesters or more (one-semester internships will be considered)

To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter by Friday, August 26 to:
Brent Waugh, Assistant Director for Communications
CSUEvents_Communications@mail.colostate.edu
Please include ‘FALL 2011 INTERNSHIP’ in the subject line.

About CSU Events:
Blending experience with talent and innovation, CSU Events is the creative force behind many university-wide events, as well as the receptions, ceremonies and gala experiences planned on behalf of the Office of the President and other university leadership. For more information, contact the Office of CSU Events & Constituent Engagement at (970) 491-4601, or visit: Advancing.colostate.edu/CSUEVENTS.