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Spark Corps

Atlanta, GA

Spark Corps is a design nonprofit specializing in branding and design strategy. We believe in providing professional development and mentorship to young designers while also creating high quality design work for non-profits and social impact organization. To do this, we pull on our strengths in visual design, critical thinking and global awareness. This skill set allows us to communicate the needs and missions of our partners while also allowing us to develop designs that provoke thought and inspire change.

COMPANY PROFILE:

Spark Corps is a design nonprofit specializing in branding and design strategy. We believe in providing professional development and mentorship to young designers while also creating high quality design work for non-profits and social impact organization. To do this, we pull on our strengths in visual design, critical thinking and global awareness. This skill set allows us to communicate the needs and missions of our partners while also allowing us to develop designs that provoke thought and inspire change.

JOB:

The Spark Corps team is looking for talented and passionate design apprentices who have an interest in design thinking and social impact. As part of our Summer 2017 Corps, you will be immersed in a paid 3-month summer apprenticeship working on design projects for our partners as well as internal programming such as our design education curriculum.

In addition to design deliverables, we work with apprentices to develop their professional acumen and networking skills. This include everything from running a client meeting and drafting proposals to promoting our organization at area events. Our goal is that you leave the apprenticeship with both amazing work to put in your portfolio and a professional skill set transferable to any design field.

QUALIFICATIONS

We welcome applicants from all design and creative backgrounds. Qualified applicants will have graduated with a B.F.A., B.A. or B.S. from an accredited design program within the past calendar year (May 2016 to May 2017) or are currently enrolled in a graduate design program.
The ideal candidate is self-driven, has a demonstrated interest in design for social impact, is professional, and is interested in developing their strengths in design and professional acumen. We also look for candidates with a strong eye for graphic design and you must be comfortable with Adobe software (but your do not need to have a graphic design degree!). This year, we are also looking for someone who is particularly skilled in video work or has a demonstrated interest!

**To submit an application, fill out our summer application at www.sparkcorps.org**

If you do not have a web link to your resume or portfolio, you can email them to allie@sparkcorps.org.

All applications are due April 2nd 2017 at 11:59pm. The approximate start date for summer Corps members will be mid May and end mid August.

• Location: Atlanta

• Post ID: 57778863 atlanta
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