Graphic Designer Intern
Remote work: 4 days a week Monday-Friday, 3-4 hours per day
Part-Time (15-20 hours per week)
What You’ll Do
As a Graphic Designer Intern, you will be creating graphic designs in the sports and media merchandise space. You will assist with the development and design of core graphics, marketing collateral, print and digital campaigns, signage, web pages, social media, newsletters, sports marketing merchandise design, textile-related design, and overall corporate identity and brand. This position will require a vast understanding of creative strategy, strategic communication, and product knowledge. You will need to collaborate and communicate with your team on design concepts and content by working closely with the Directors and marketing team to design clear engaging graphic designs for specific players’/influencers’ merchandise.
Who We Are Looking For
We are looking for someone who is eager and wants to learn how to be a Graphic Designer as their future career goal. This individual must know how to work with ambiguity and know how to work with things constantly changing. You are always up for a challenge and want to grow through hands-on experience as a Graphic Designer Intern. This position is ideal for students and/or those who are looking to add-on more experience under their belt.
Successful Candidates Have the Following
Highly preferred interest in sports marketing merchandise design, fashion designing, and textile-related design
The preferred degree of study in marketing, advertising, graphic design, or a closely related field
Experience with InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and/or other common design applications
Compelling portfolio of graphic design work
Ability to communicate (verbally and written) effectively and professionally strong desire to enhance and develop a professional skill set
Organized with a passion for completing high-quality work
Ability to think outside of the box for creative solutions
Excellent time management, organizational skills, and attention to detail
Ability to work under pressure, adapt to change, and work in an extremely fast-paced environment
Self-motivated, self-starter, and energetic while working in a team atmosphere
What You’ll Receive
At the end of the internship, you:
Will be awarded a certificate after successful completion.
Will receive a $500 stipend and the potential for a $500 bonus along with a sales commission.
Will have the opportunity to gain a full-time position based on the performance of three semesters.
Could be promoted to team lead.
Could be part of the management team based on the performance review of the first 3 months.
Will be working with a team of interns from across the country from various schools and diverse backgrounds representing 10-20 leading schools in the country and abroad.
Will have regular and direct access to the management.
Learn entrepreneurial skills from business professors receive Mentorship and Learn team building.
Get a paid trip to spend a fun weekend in Minneapolis, Minnesota, if you are a top performer.
About The Global Impex USA Group Inc.
In 2017, entrepreneur and college professor King Mukherjee founded Global Impex USA based on the idea of creating a social incubator and entrepreneurial venture where students get to learn hands-on business experiences. Currently, Global Impex USA is a leading importer and distributor of fabric, textiles, apparel, and made-ups focused on the global market. Within the textile category, our focus is on industrial fabrics, artist’s canvas, dyed textiles, and protective medical fabrics. We also manufacture finished products including branded sportswear, bags, face masks, and specialty medical apparel.
Global Impex USA is an international textile distributor and sourcing expert that specializes in business-to-business (B2B) sales. The company produces and stocks large quantities of industrial, medical, artist, and military-grade textiles for clients who wish to create their products from the highest-grade material with multiple distribution centers across the country. GI is one of the Top three suppliers of industrial, medical, and artists’ fabrics across all 50 states.
Global Impex USA also owns three subsidiaries, Guild Apparel, Gameday Merch & Stryv Medical, which aid the company in more specialized forms of value-added finished apparel and clothing. Guild and Gameday Apparel is the crown jewel of the group. Gameday merch does custom merch for leading NFL Athletes as well as for influencers dealing with apparel and more. Stryv Medical produces medical scrubs and lab coats for large medical institutions and private practices.
GI is a proud member of the prestigious national association of Advanced Textiles Associations. Home - Advanced Textiles Association and various other organizations including a few non-profits.
Join a leading Minnesota startup with a team full of energy, passion, and determination to excel! https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-global-impex-usa/
Global Impex USA Internship Culture
Global Impex USA’s company culture is unique in that every intern spends at least a few hours a day working with the company's owners to learn what it takes for an international textile company to succeed in the 21st century. This culture causes our program to be an incredible opportunity in which one will experience real-world business scenarios and develop their professional skill set. The culture is upbeat, with great vibes, and a young team of college students and recent graduates.
GI is one of the most diverse companies in the world of textiles, fabrics, and apparel. You get a chance to work with like-minded young professionals from 10-15 leading schools in the country. Since our founding in 2017, we have mentored over 30 interns from distinguished schools such as the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, Saint Cloud State University, the University of Chicago, University of California – Davis, University of Minnesota – Duluth, St. John’s University, College of Saint Benedict, University of Michigan, and others.
We provide our interns with a great platform to embrace leadership, creativity, and entrepreneurship. We have a team full of energy, creativity, and ambition. We provide numerous engaging activities and events to keep you motivated throughout your internship. Realize your potential and enhance your knowledge with us!
Many of our interns leave with glowing testimonials!
Read more about how Global Impex USA started 2021 with its next generation of interns (https://www.etextilecommunications.com/012721-global-impex-internships)
The leading newspaper of the region, St. Cloud Times published on the front page of the GI Internship program. Learn more about the benefits of joining us in this article in the St. Cloud Times! (https://www.sctimes.com/story/news/2019/07/25/st-cloud-textile-startup-provides-hands-business-experience-entrepreneur/1817265001/)