2020 Summer - Graphic Design Intern

At Workiva we started with an idea: make complex collaboration easy. We knew there was a better way, and that’s why we created Wdesk. We’re building something amazing and that’s why it’s already used by thousands of companies around the globe. We are seeking a Graphic Design Intern to join our team in Ames.

The Graphic Design Intern is responsible for the production of creative digital and print concepts, designs, and layouts that adhere to established standards. This position is instrumental in helping to coordinate details around marketing channels and tactics. The Graphic Design Intern will work on a team to help achieve strategic marketing goals.

What You'll Do:

  • Designs and develops various forms of media for use in print or digital format
  • Executes projects, for both online and print products, that reflect Workiva brands and its creative components (ie: web design, marketing banners)
  • Works with Creative Services on video and photo projects; assisting with photography, shoot set-up or other support as needed
  • Works with other members of the Corporate Marketing team and provides creative input on projects
  • Creates, defines and maintains Workiva brand style guidelines and iconography
  • Maintains a library of approved iconography and style guidelines
  • Refines media products and presentations to provide uniform identity for all materials

What You'll Need:

  • Currently pursuing a B.A./B.S. degree in marketing, advertising, design
  • Solid computer skills including Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, internet navigation and email use
  • Exceptional organizational, communication, interpersonal and project management skills
  • Ability to take initiative and be resourceful as issues arise
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables within a situation
  • Ability to think on your feet and adapt quickly to changing situations
  • Ability to interact with internal peers and management in a professional manner

More about Workiva:

At Workiva (NYSE:WK) we create best-in-class solutions for enterprise productivity. Workiva started with an idea: to make complex collaboration easy. Wdesk is being used by thousands of companies globally, including over 70% of the 500 largest U.S. corporations by total revenue. We love our customers, and they love us back.

Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis without currently or at any point in the future requiring sponsorship.

Our values drive how we work and who we hire. You will see these values ingrained in how we support our customers, work with team members, build our products and in the work environment we’ve created.  

  • Customer Success: Always delight our customers.
  • Trust: We rely on each other. 
  • Integrity: Do the right thing, every time. 
  • Collaboration: Share resources and work together. 
  • Innovation: Keep creating solutions and finding better ways. 
  • Inclusion: Support a diverse community where we all belong. 
  • Accountability: Be responsible for your success and failure.

We believe our people are our greatest asset, and our unique culture gives employees the opportunity to make an impact everyday. We give our employees the freedom and resources they need—backed by our culture of collaboration and diverse thought—to continue innovating and breaking new ground. We hire talented people with a wide range of skills and experiences who are eager to tackle some of today’s most challenging problems. At Workiva, you’ll enjoy: 

    • Casual Dress: Workiva has a casual work environment, most people wear jeans to the office.
    • Involvement: Ability to participate in Employee Resource Groups, (Women in Tech, Women in Sales, Ethnic Diversity, Veterans, Rainbow (LGBTQ), Remote Employees, Caregiving) Volunteering, Company wide celebrations, and more
  • Extras: Free healthy snacks and drinks, Friday social hours with stocked fridges, awesome team outings, and even five dog-friendly offices.
  • Internship Program: Participate in a Top 100 internship program. We provide professional development opportunities, group mentoring and fun events. 
Individuals seeking employment are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.
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Ames, Iowa

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