Graphic Design Intern

  • Terramera
  • Vancouver, BC / Remote
  • Oct 02, 2020

Job Description

FULL-TIME INTERNSHIP: OCT 2020 – MAR 2021 (WITH POSSIBILITY OF EXTENSION)

OVERVIEW
We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a Graphic Design Internship with our Digital Marketing & Communications team. Reporting to the Head of Communications, the Graphic Design Intern will create engaging, appealing and on-brand visual corporate communications for a variety of media for Terramera, including the entire process of defining requirements, visualizing and crafting cohesive graphics, including illustrations, layouts, photographs and animation and video. This position will also share and reshape the visual aspects of marketing materials, presentations, digital graphics, brochures, product packaging, and exhibitions.

ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Develop illustrations, animations, videos and other designs using Adobe software;
  • Develop toolkits of collateral based on Terramera’s brand guidelines;
  • Keep informed of graphic trends;
  • Envision and instigate opportunities for new visual communication assets;
  • Drive continuous iterations and improvements based on feedback;
  • Suggest layout and graphic improvements for existing assets;
  • Test graphics across various media to ensure optimal impact;
  • Ensure all visual communications abide by the branding guidelines; and
  • Assist with special projects as required.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Canadian citizen, permanent resident or person granted refugee status in Canada;
  • 30 years of age or younger (as per wage subsidy program requirements);
  • Post-secondary education in Interactive Arts & Design / Marketing / Visual Communications;
  • 2+ years of progressive experience in Graphic Design;
  • Excellent knowledge and proficiency in design software applications and tools such as Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere Pro) and Microsoft Suite (PowerPoint); and
  • Personal portfolio that contains a strong and varied design approach, as well as specific examples of fully realized and produced graphic projects ready for demonstration.

QUALITIES WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Exemplary work ethic, versatility and communication;
  • Strong organizational skills and excellent execution;
  • Adapts quickly and copes effectively to changing priorities and conditions;
  • Possesses a tenacious, can-do attitude and expects performance to be nothing short of the best;
  • Demonstrates flexibility and ability to multitask within ambiguous, fast-moving, complex environments while also driving toward clarity and creative solutions; and
  • Takes initaitive, generating new and innovative approaches to problems.

LOCATION

  • Vancouver, BC, Canada

WHO WE ARE

Terramera is a cleantech leader focused on fusing AI, science and nature to create revolutionary technologies that transform how we grow food and solve other world-scale challenges. With its Actigate™ Targeted Performance technology and mission to unlock the intelligence in nature to ensure a world that thrives and provides for everyone, Terramera is committed to reducing global synthetic chemical loads in agriculture by 80 percent while increasing global farm productivity by 20 percent by 2030. The privately held company was founded in 2010 and has grown to include a world-class bench of engineers, scientists, advisors and investors. Terramera is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, has integrated operations that include a research lab, greenhouse and farm, and has more than 185 patents in its IP portfolio.

Our success begins with our people. We’re looking for A-Players who are passionate about making a difference as we are and thrive in environments that are dynamic, challenging and rewarding. Join our movement, as we set a new standard and change the world together as a highly dedicated, innovative, future-focused and solutions-oriented team.

While we thank all applicants for their interest, only short-listed candidates will be contacted. For more information on Terramera, please visit our website at www.terramera.com

Terramera is committed to a diverse workforce and we are an equal opportunity employer.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

  • Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. 

Organization Type

Company  

Sectors

Food & Agriculture

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