Summer Publications and Graphics Internship
Food & Water Watch is a leading national consumer advocacy organization that runs dynamic, cutting edge campaigns that challenge the corporate control and abuse of our food and water resources, empower people to take action and transform the public consciousness about what we eat and drink. Since 2005, we have won significant victories to protect our food and water. Our work has been featured in the New York Times, the Washington Post and other major media outlets. For more information check out our website at www.foodandwaterwatch.org.
We are currently seeking summer interns interested in fighting for safe food, clean water, and healthy oceans. This position is full-time, and will run for 10 weeks. Summer interns receive a small stipend. Current student standing is not necessary. We operate in a relaxed office environment in Washington, DC, metro accessible.
The Food & Water Watch communications staff is responsible for developing and implementing new and traditional media outreach strategies for national, regional and local issue campaigns relating to food safety and security, water rights and healthy oceans. We are accepting applications for a hands-on publications and graphics position that will be a great introduction to public interest visual communications.
Responsibilities may include:
• Laying out documents in InDesign
• Creating high quality print and web graphics using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
• Organizing publications files
• Image library procurement and maintenance
• Other duties as assigned
Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (minimum CS3). Strong interest in Food & Water Watch’s issues and a demonstrated commitment to social change. Superior attention to detail.
Social issue and/or policy non-profit communications and outreach; print production/writing print specifications; photography and/or photo editing.
How to Apply:
Please email a tailored cover letter, resume, and three (3) design samples in PDF format to [email protected] (Subject: Summer DC Publications and Graphics Internship.)