Illustration and Graphic Design Intern


Internship 8 weeks Farnborough, UK

Uploaded 25 Jun 2020

Job Description

We are seeking a talented Illustration & Design Intern to join our team on an eight week, fixed-term contract this summer. This role is a paid internship.

We are a growing, fun and motivated team working across a handful of brands, all within the space sector. This internship will primarily revolve around two brands;

  1. KISPE - a programme and systems engineering company established in 2016, working with clients across the space, telecommunications and electronics sectors; and
  2. Open Source Satellite – a programme established to develop satellite technologies and designs that will be made freely available.

You are a digitally-savvy, motivated designer who enjoys finding ways to visualise complex technologies for diverse stakeholder groups.

The suggested start date is 20th July, 2020 (negotiable).

Due to Covid-19, our team have been working from home. We expect this role will be carried out remotely until we can safely resume working from our offices in Farnborough, Hampshire (it is expected the candidate is able to work in Farnborough).

Please send your CV and a portfolio of illustration and design work to Emma Sawers via [email protected] Please note the submission of a portfolio is necessary to be considered for the role, but this does not need to include work completed in paid employment.

Person Specification

Key skills:

- Illustration
- Infographics and diagrams
- Templates (Word, PowerPoint)
- Graphics for social media and web

The candidate must: 
- Be over 18 (site access requirement)
- Be a quick learner, curious and creative
- Be able to work independently and as part of a team
- Be open to new challenges and thrive in a highly technical environment
- Be a strong communicator and active listener

Useful skills:
- Video and photography skills are highly useful but not essential