Graphic Design Internship

Job description

bitbird is a record label and creative company co-founded by San Holo, headquartered in The Netherlands.

 

We're looking for a full-time Graphic Design Intern to strengthen our creative department. Working closely with our creative director and graphic designer, you will be responsible for the ideation, creation and implementation of all sorts of graphics, including release artworks, artist branding, social content and video assets. You will work closely with our creative director and graphic designer. This is a team-work driven position.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Content creation: Creating visual content for social media will be a big part of your job. Think teaser videos, social media images, advertisements, banners, lyric videos, Youtube visualizers, lifestyle photography and so forth. This ranges from brainstorming and ideation to the technical execution and implementing existing templates.
  • Ideating and editing content for social: Brainstorming social content ideas for our own channels and artists, and making sure they look great on all our different platforms. 
  • Artist branding: We provide branding services for some of our artists. You will be assisting with creating a total identity for artists, which both accentuate their music and encompass their (aesthetic) vision.
  • Edit photo and video content: Assisting with post-processing and editing of photography and video content. We do shoots for our apparel on a regular basis and release video content like interviews, BTS-videos, lyric videos and music videos.

Requirements

Requirements:

  • Student enrolled in a university or school program. Can be a MBO-level education like Grafisch Lyceum or HBO education like art school.
  • Software. Familiar with the full Adobe suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effects etc). Photography or video editing skills are a big plus.
  • You are allround. You have great technical DTP skills but are also able to come up with ideas. You are up to date about the latest trends in design, music and social media.
  • Fluent in English. Fluent in Dutch is a bonus.
  • Work hard, play hard mentality. Our biggest market is the US and even though we're based in The Netherlands, a lot of the action happens between 17:00 - 20:00 CET.
  • Willing to try, not afraid to fail. You need a willingness to learn and master unfamiliar skills. We operate in a unique, non-traditional way and require you to adapt to our operations. We are after learning and embrace that failure is a part of that process.
  • Ability to come into our offices in The Netherlands. Although we encourage flexible working times and allow for remote work for a portion of the working time.
  • Availability for at least 6 months

 

bitbird is a start-up and this position is an opportunity for those with ambitions to grow in the music industry to build experience and grow with us as a company. Our culture is open to taking young and aspiring individuals and investing in them to cultivate the best in the industry. Experience is a bonus, but we're all about hiring smart and motivated individuals who are willing to learn.


Do you have what it takes? Submit your English resume, portfolio and a motivational letter explaining why you think you're a good fit for this role and our team. We'll get back to you shortly.