Web Design – Paid Internship (Rhode Island)
An Emerging Small Business
Blacknight Studios is an emerging design company that specializes in bringing the best of the web to small businesses throughout the Southern Rhode Island area. We are a group of thinkers and doers, with a passion for clean, modern, and interactive design at our core.
Our semester long, paid internship will offer the selected candidate great insight into the professional workflow of designing and developing websites, as well as the opportunity to communicate directly with clients and gain real world, hands-on, experience in many areas.
Expectations and Requirements
We are seeking a well-rounded web design intern to aid in the day-to-day operations for Blacknight Studios. An average day will consist of:
- Creating website design mock-ups for clients
- Working with WordPress
- Designing logo comps
- Communicating directly with existing clients
- Building relationships with new clients
- Using knowledge of Photoshop, HTML/CSS, WordPress, etc.
We are looking for a young, self-motivated, and talented individual who loves web design, is a strong communicator, and is looking to apply their skills in a real world context. The ideal candidate is someone that has the ability to stay on task and meet deadlines, but also has the ability to take a project and run with it when necessary. Proficiency with additional Adobe products is a major plus, but not mandatory. Both students and young professionals are welcome to apply.
Interns will be paid hourly based on experience, will work from home, and will either meet or call in weekly to review work and/or overview upcoming projects when necessary. Hours are flexible based on availability, but should average 15 hours per week.
To apply, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with a cover letter, resume, link to an online portfolio, and a list of references.