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Visual Communications Internship | Vienna, VA

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Join a team needing your skill set to make a difference!  Since we are in the age of YouTube style videos and infographics, we are looking for a multi-media artist who would also like to learn about how a large IT organization and process improvement group works. We are seeking a college (grad student or undergraduate) intern who can provide support and be a team member of the Process Engineering team. Though our team is primarily focused on process engineering, we recognize that internal communications is a critical success requirement.

Job Duties:

• Assist the ISD Process Engineering team with their process improvement workflow
• Provide effective communication elements and support (presentation support, infographic design, video, etc.)
• Collaborate and learn process mapping, assessment methodologies, and be exposed to all facets of executing process engineering engagements with staff
• Performs other duties as assigned to support Process Engineering efforts

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Ability to work as part of a team and produce independently
• Creative minded who can apply visual communication ideas for effective sharing of information and presentations
• Willingness to do new things to achieve desired outcomes
• Experience producing graphics with multi-media suite such as Adobe CC
o Including with raster and vector graphic creation and editing
• Experience with infographic design
• Experience with Power Point decks
• Skill at learning new software and apply design and communication principles

Nice to Have Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Web design
• Multi-media authoring
• InDesign or layout experience
• Video production (scripting, shooting, editing, compression)
• Graphic compositing (After Effects)
• Process mapping skills

Requirements:

* Experience performing functions associated with a multimedia production studio, such as:
– Video production
– Photography
– Engineering and mixing audio sessions
– Making custom DVD menus
– Reformatting, ripping, duplicating, and encoding files
– Scripting and storyboarding
* Experience with Windows and MacIntosh operating systems
* Ability to perform with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
* Effective interpersonal and verbal communication skills
* Ability to exercise initiative and good judgment and make sound decisions

Desired:
* Familiarity with pre- and postproduction software such as Adobe Master Collection Suite products
* Ability to learn on the job—including production processes, tools, and techniques
* Effective analytical and problem solving skills
* College student pursuing a degree in Video Production, Photography, Graphic Design, or related field
To Apply:

Email your resume to Candice Schwartz at candice_schwartz@navyfederal.org

NON-PAID Student Volunteer Intern | Washington, D.C

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Job Description

Re-design a more user-friendly format for the Annual Report, support the creation of simplified data graphics (that can be updated) for presentations for the White House, Congress, and private sector. Support the creations a series of fact sheets.

Job Requirements

Need expert in data visualization, graphic representation for following formats: PowerPoint and Excel. We are seeking someone with an interest in internation development who has superb data visualization skills and who can work with PowerPoint and can built Excel data feeds.

Estimated Hours per Week

Flexible

Transportation Subsidy Offered.

To Apply

E-mail your samples and resume to Ms. Bushra Rasheed at Bushra.Rasheed@opic.gov ; or apply online at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/467996900#btn-add-info

Personal Chef | Fairfax, VA

Job Description

  • Part-time personal chef who is able to create dinner 3-4 days a week for 2 adults. They eat mostly vegetables and protein, with an adventurous palate, they love new creations but also enjoy the occasional classic.

Job Requirements

  • Ability to create meals without grains (no pasta, no rice, limited bread)

Estimated Hours per Week

Flexible.

Salary

$225-275 a week.

To apply

E-mail Amanda Hamza at Amanda.M.Hamza@gmail.com

Interior Design Position|Falls Church, VA

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Small commercial interior design firm specializing in apartment buildings is looking for an assistant to work on site in a small office setting in Falls Church, VA.

 

Company: Commercial interior design firm specializing in apartment buildings.

Location:  Falls Church, VA bordering McLean, convenient to I-66, and route 7.

Job Type: This is a permanent part-time opportunity.

Hours/Schedule:  20-25 hours/week, flexible schedule.  Casual work environment.

Job Description:  Assist with collection, organization, and maintenance all project-related research materials so any team member can readily verify critically important details.

 

Responsibilities:  

  • Use Excel and other software to record project details, create proposals, produce, and transmit purchase orders, and generate client invoices.
  • Place, schedule, and track orders (furniture, art, etc.) for upcoming projects.
  • Verify vendor and supplier orders and correspondence for accuracy.
  • Update designers as needed on project status.
  • Maintain and update policies and procedures manual as directed.
  • Maintain awareness of ongoing/upcoming projects, orders and installations.
  • Assist with organizing materials for designers to take to meetings.
  • Join designers, when needed, on-site at projects in the D.C. metro area.

Qualifications:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher).
  • Strong organizational skills, critical thinking, and attention to detail.
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively with limited supervision.
  • Interior design experience or desire to learn is a plus.
  • Ability to display good judgment under limited supervision on own initiative.

To apply

Please submit a resume to Betty Perfall, at bperfall@lohreinc.com.

 

Graphic Design Position | Rockville, MD

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 We are an after school program for middle and high school young women building a healthy sense of self, community and belonging through yoga.

Vikara Village is seeking a graphic designer with some experience to help is visually represent the organization. The ability to work as a team player, to take concepts from ideas to completion, is a must. 

 

Job Description

  • Start-up nonprofit seeks a graphic designer to help with creating a logo design for Vikara Village

Job Requirements

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Project management skills
  • Personable demeanor and enjoys working independently and in a group
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Adept at using Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat)

As a Freelance position, most of the work will take place off-site. This is a paid position, upon completion.

To apply

Please submit a resume and examples of your work to hannah@vikaravillage.org.

Graphic Design Intern | Washington, D.C.

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Kiddar Capital is a private equity firm based in Falls Church, VA founded by Todd Hitt, a construction and real estate industry veteran. We originate, structure, and manage strategic equity investments across a variety of business disciplines. Core investments include all real estate sectors as well as technology and innovation. In addition to our investment portfolio, Kiddar Capital is a proud supporter of our community and fosters a variety of initiatives and events across the U.S.

We are seeking a graphic design intern that has recently graduated with a degree in graphic design or equivalent experience. This internship will expose you to a variety of design aspects across a breadth of business verticals.

You will report to our Marketing and Communications Team, and direction will come from senior designers and our other investment executives and leaders.

Job Description

Work will include:

  • Graphical social media content
  • Logos, colors, mood boards, and other corporate collateral
  • Extension and implementation of existing brand guidelines
  • Charts, diagrams, and infographics
  • Research of new promotional material
  • Illustrations, presentations and other ad hoc designs/projects or events
  • Some additional ops/admin responsibilities will be required

Job Requirements

  • Recently graduated with a degree in a design-related field
  • 3.2 or greater GPA or relevant experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Project management skills
  • Personable demeanor and enjoys working independently and in a group
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • A dept at using Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat), Microsoft Office, Google Documents and familiarity of Content Managed Websites.
  • HTML experience a plus

Intern will be expected to work across the D.C. Metro Area. Office is located in Falls Church, Virginia but offsite meetings are common. This is a paid position.

Kiddar Capital is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply

Please submit a resume and examples of your work with your application to jobs@kiddar.com. No long cover letter needed, but please introduce yourself in the email!

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Logo/Web Designer | Arlington, VA

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Create branding logo for a pet service company.

Job Requirements

  • To create a logo that speaks to potential clients.
  • Previous experience preferred but not required.

Estimated Hours per Week

Determined by skill.

Salary

$50 – $80

To Apply

E-mail your resume to Lindsey Hinton at puppyluvme1@gmail.com

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INFORMATION MANAGEMENT STUDENT VOLUNTEER | Washington, D.C.

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About the Office:

The Environment and Natural Resources Division is a great place to work. ENRD has continued to rank among the top 15 federal sub-components for the past 5 years, and ranked #1 for 3 years in a row. Our office is conveniently located near the Navy Memorial/Archives Metro. A wide variety of shopping venues, the Verizon Center, museums, the National Mall, restaurants, and coffee shops are all within walking distance.

To learn more about ENRD, visit us at https://www.justice.gov/enrd/about-division.

Job Description:

This undergraduate (Juniors and Seniors) student volunteer opportunity is located in the Office of Information Management (OIM), Executive Office (EO), Environment and Natural Resources Division (ENRD), U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ). OIM provides support to ENRD management, attorneys, and support staff by developing and maintaining complex management information applications and websites critical to the mission of the Division. OIM also produces a variety of statistical information used in the management of the Division and responding to requests from Congress, the public, and other stakeholders.

Assignments will vary, and are tailored based on work demand and the selected student volunteer’s focus areas. In general, information management student volunteers assist with network data extraction, postings to content management system and public facing web site, intranet web application testing and user documentation creation and updates. Responsibilities typically include: extracts of data from the Nation Finance Center; Content Management System updates to content and video captioning and posting; public facing web site postings of Proposed Consent Decrees for the Divisions federal fillings; web site quality assurance testing and Section 508 Compliance testing; creation and updates to web site user manuals; and taking staff photos for internal directory. Depending on the ability of the student volunteer, additional duties may include Classic ASP website conversion to ASP.Net web application and User Interface design. An internship provides an outstanding opportunity to work hands-on with various facets of information management.

Qualifications:

ENRD prefers undergraduate students with strong academic qualifications, research and writing skills, ability to communicate clearly, high attention to details, and those who have an interest in the information management field.

Applicants must be U.S. citizens and successfully complete a security clearance prior to appointment. Applicants must have been residents of the United States for 3 of the previous 5 years prior to applying, with exceptions made for active duty military and Foreign Service employees.

 

Salary: Volunteer (without compensation).

Travel: None.

Application Process:

You may apply for a volunteer information management internship in Washington, DC by submitting via email to enrd-oim@usdoj.gov (link sends e-mail) the following materials:

  • Application form;
  • Cover letter stating hours/days available to work;
  • Resume (which includes your country of citizenship);
  • Link to online portfolio (optional);
  • Copy of your most recent transcript (official or unofficial); and
  • One reference with contact information, including telephone and email (a letter of recommendation required).

Positions will be filled on a rolling basis.

Application Deadline: Sunday, April 16, 2017

Relocation Expenses: None.

Number of Positions: 1

Internship Announcement – Media Outreach Assistant

Do you have an AWESOME personality? Are you obsessed with urban culture
and entertainment? Do you love attending artistic events and sharing your
experiences on social media? Do your friends look to you on Facebook,
Instagram or Twitter for the latest trends, stories, and online memes?
1159 Studios, LLC partners with DC Life Magazine and Ripped Radio/TV
Network to provide and curate content for the urban community. This content
educates, entertains and provokes conversation about very important current
events on a local and national level. 1159 Studios is based in Woodbridge,
Virginia and is committed to the communication of diverse perspectives and
opinions.

Our ideal candidate is someone who has a passion for the arts in a meaningful way and loves to express that via social media. Having knowledge of social media trends and techniques, and having photo/video editorial skills are a huge plus.

Duties are as follows:

  • Assistance with execution of social media campaign
  • Maintenance of Facebook Fan Page / Instagram page
  • Attendance at various events to help provide coverage
  • Light administrative duties
  • Some editorial work (video/photo)

Incentives:

  • Access to local and major entertainment events
  • Complimentary skin care/cosmetics (monthly)
  • Networking and promotions for your own projects
  • Professional guidance from company and colleagues
  • Professional photo shoots
  • College credit

Please send your resume and a brief explanation of why you would be an awesome candidate to: Moni@1159Studios.com

Internship Opportunity at a Fashion Startup Company | Arlington, VA

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The position will provide interns an opportunity to work directly with the founders and learn about building a technology and fashion startup.

 

Job Requirements

Responsibilities and learning opportunities include but may not be limited to website design and development, vendor research and communication, data analytics, social media engagement and SEO. After a three month period the interns may be eligible for part-time or full-time hire. We are looking for energetic team members with excellent communication skills and a passion for fashion.

 

Estimated Hours per Week

Candidates must be available for 3-5 hours for 2-3 days a week between the hours of 9 and 5.

 

To Apply

To obtain additional information or to send your resume, please send an email at info@buyorborrowit.com. 

 

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