Design Intern - Corporate

Leaf Group
Santa Monica, California
Feb 18, 2019
Art, Creative, UX & UI
Entry Level
Metro Area
Los Angeles

Leaf Group is a diversified Internet company that builds platforms to enable communities of creators to reach dedicated audiences in the ever-growing lifestyle categories.

We are looking for a Design Intern to join our corporate creative team in our Santa Monica office and partner across a range of projects and mediums, from print design, corporate branding, digital interaction design, and presentation design. You will help support and service the corporate and executive team with any creative or design needs, from initial concepts to final production, execution and/or distribution.

You’ll Report To: Sr. Director, Creative

A typical day as a Design Intern might include:

  • Design and produce print and digital assets and collateral Contribute to the Leaf Group brand, corporate website and intranet Provide creative support for the Corporate/Executive level needs and initiatives Produce presentation assets on a quarterly basis Designing experiences that are simple, elegant, and intuitive

You’ll be successful if you are a creative, detail-oriented, and problem-solving designer. Show us your best.

What You Have:

  • A strong visual design portfolio with a range of digital, print, branding, UX/UI and marketing examples is a must (please make sure to share a link for your portfolio) Mastery of skills with the common tools of the trade (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Sketch, InVision, Pen and Paper) Crazy, innovative ideas The ability to make informed choices and to clearly articulate your design decisions Understanding of design patterns and best practices (including mobile-first design) Organization and collaboration Illustration/Drawing experience is a plus Excellent verbal and written communication Not afraid to wear multiple hats - no job being too small or too large We're casual and informal but we work hard and work responsibly. A pleasant and supportive demeanor goes a long way. A sense of humor!

Who We Are:
We create experiences that celebrate the best of art, design, and technology. We want smart, curious people committed to putting people first, having fun while they work, a commitment to high quality service to make things better and a desire for constant growth. We work in a fun, hard-working collaborative environment that is diverse, adventurous, and open-minded. Check us out here:

What We Have:

  • Paid Internship Winner of the 2017 Best Company for Diversity award Comparably Winner of the 2017 Best Company Los Angeles award Comparably Cool office environment and culture (i.e., Free Lunch Fridays and all of the other fun activities we gather for) Employee discounts for Saatchi Art, Society6, and Deny Designs Free Parking Most importantly, hands-on experience within a fast moving and fun environment!

Leaf Group, Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for all job openings are welcome and will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or any other basis protected by state, federal, or local law. It is the intent of the Company to comply with all applicable federal, state, and local legislation concerning equal opportunity in employment.

Agency Disclosure:
If the Leaf Group Talent Acquisition department, or any current company employee, receives an unsolicited resume from a third party recruiting agency and Leaf Group does not have a signed Agency Agreement active, Leaf Group will not be deemed liable to pay a placement fee. The unsolicited resume will be considered a gift and can be considered for our recruitment efforts.