Graphic Design and Web Development Intern

Getting your foot in the door can be tough, so we’re opening the door for you. We’re looking for a talented hybrid of a graphic designer and a web developer who can support our team and learn tricks of the trade along the way. This hybrid position isn’t a new thing, designers have been encouraged to learn to code, and developers have been encouraged to learn design software and fundamentals of layout and design. The person we’re looking for is a master of neither, but eager to learn both.

Our interns work directly with our designers and developers assisting in many phases of the design and production processes in our casual, creative environment. This is a paid position located in our Bridgewater, NJ office.


This is a full-time position, however, we understand that some candidates may have the added demand of school and are very flexible with scheduling.
Full-time: Monday-Friday, 9a-5p (40 hours/wk)


Enthusiastic college student or recent graduate with strong organizational skills actively pursuing a career in graphics and/or web design and development. Applicants with previous graphic design internships and/or experience and strong design skills highly preferred, but not required for the right candidate.

  • Graphic Design
    • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator
    • Passion for design and pushing the envelope of what can be done to convey a client’s message
  • Web Development
    • Knowledge in Front End Web development and design including HTML and CSS
    • Experience using WordPress to update existing websites
    • Familiarity with WordPress plugins such as Advanced Custom Fields and UpdraftPlus is a plus
    • Familiarity with Google Analytics


  • Graphic Design
    • Listen and respond accordingly to client needs
    • Create concepts and designs for clients based on project scopes and clients needs
    • Communicate and contribute completely unfiltered creativity and feedback at all times
    • Create different file formats for production and client use
    • Photo research and recommendation
    • Photo retouching/finishing
    • Create assets for social media and email marketing campaigns
    • Ensure that the highest level of accuracy and quality is carried through in all work that leaves the offices
  • Web Development
    • Perform content updates on client and agency website
    • Regular website maintenance, including updating WordPress plugins and website backups
    • Resize and optimize images for web
    • Writing basic HTML and CSS

Reports to:

Vice President, Digital and Creative Services


Tim Gerdes
VP, Digital and Creative Services

All resumes and inquiries must include a creative portfolio or links to previous work in order to be considered.

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