Internship Location : National Multiple Sclerosis Society, National Capital Chapter, 1800 M Street NW, Suite 750 South, Washington, DC 20036
Society Mission : A world free of MS.
Reports to : Communications Department
The National MS Society, National Capital Chapter is looking for a talented individual to help develop and design Chapter publications, including newsletters, program brochures and direct mail pieces. Contribute your graphic design skills and gain experience working for a world free of MS.
Internship takes place August through December 2012
Intern must work a minimum of 12 hours a week for 8 weeks
Position is best suited for students currently enrolled in an art education program with a focus on Graphic Design
Position is an unpaid internship
Develop and design numerous publications for client programs and services, special events and traditional fundraising
Support the Chapter's graphic design department on special projects as assigned, such as editing mass-market brochures and the Chapter's newsletter
Contribute to or otherwise assist the Graphic Design Coordinator
Qualified applicants should have:
Working knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
Strong foundation in the principles of Graphic Design and Typography.
Desire to add real work to one's portfolio, and gain a greater understanding of design in a non-profit work environment
Good oral and written communication abilities and a desire to work with a variety of people
Ability to take initiative and a proactive approach to daily tasks, and organize well
Interest in and dedication to our mission for a world free of MS
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