Spark Works is looking for a design intern to support the company’s design & communication activities. In the middle of a small, interdisciplinary team, the intern will be involved in various ongoing design tasks within the framework of internal and external customer projects.
Spark Works’ internship is a chance to build on existing skills and experience and to learn more about Human-Centered Design (HCD). While a suggested list of tasks can be found below, Spark Works is keen for interns to express their own interests and personal goals. You will be fully on-boarded as part of the official team, take part to our team building activities and expected to be contributing with your inputs, ideas and good spirit.
→ Support in the content design for clients’ slides and deliverable materials
→ Contribute to the development of communication materials, including creation of animations, layouting, images editing and coordination with external partners
→ Help with the editing and maintenance of website content
→ Support in the implementation of the corporate branding strategy
→ Bringing in inspiring ideas for potential internal design projects (renewal/development of Spark Works communication material)
→ Professional level in Adobe Software (InDesign; Photoshop; Illustrator) and animation software of your own choice
→ Previous experience or graduate-level degree in visual communication or related fields
→ Strong ability and desire to solve problems, capability and self-initiative to carry out assigned projects
→ Strong interest in innovation methodologies, such as Human-Centered Design (HCD), Design Thinking (DT), and agile concept development
→ Attention to details and strong team working capacity
→ We expect excellent knowledge of English and German with fluency in speaking, reading & writing
WANT TO JOIN...
→ A company which shapes social change, business innovation and technology applications with a human-centered approach
→ A multidisciplinary team with flat hierarchies, characterised by passionate individuals and diverse competencies
→ An open and dynamic work culture based on personal initiative, teamwork, direct feedback, continuous learning and experimentation
→ Exposure to different sized projects with clients from the private and public sector, across£various industries
→ A centrally-located, vibrant office in the middle Zurich close to the Paradeplatz
→ Monthly team lunches and after work beers