Intern (Print/Key Art)

GrandSon is an interdisciplinary creative studio with offices located in Culver City and London. We are dedicated to designing stunning narratives & campaigns that are larger than life — and screens.

GrandSon is seeking dynamic interns to join our College Internship Program for the Winter/Spring 2023 Semester.

At GrandSon, talent and taste speak louder than experience and education. We are looking for diverse creatives who are confident and energized in their craft, have an eye for what’s next, unafraid to experiment, and curious about the fast-paced entertainment and digital landscape.Internships at GrandSon provide a creative, enjoyable and informative experience. Our Interns are given the opportunity to learn about and participate in the creative process of entertainment design from concept through delivery.

*Please read our post all the way through for application details!

Title: Intern (Print/Key Art)

When: Monday, January 23, 2023 – Friday, March 31, 2023

Where: In-person, onsite at our office in Culver City

Hourly Rate: Compensation for this position will be $17/hr and we’ll provide the digital hardware and additional resources you will need, in addition to parking, snacks, drinks and some cute dogs.

What you’ll do:

  • Work closely with our in-house graphic designers and Creative Director to design high-end visuals/posters supporting entertainment streaming networks and theatrical campaigns.
  • Assist with supporting the graphic design team with masking, type layouts and building mapped out concepts.
  • Think conceptually, design logos and provide supporting design mood boards for GrandSon projects in progress.

What you should have:

  • An enthusiasm for cinema, pop culture and/or print design is a definite advantage – we want to see how you would execute your own unique and creative concepts.
  • Relative fluency in Adobe apps (Photoshop, InDesign + Illustrator are key!)
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Prior internship experience or classes in Graphic Design, Fine Art and Copywriting.

What you can expect from us:

  • A unique opportunity to contribute creatively to current GrandSon projects!
  • Observational experience attending creative meetings with leadership and our design team.
  • Hands-on training and skills building, working alongside staff from the Print/Key Art designers.
  • The opportunity to design a film poster portfolio to be showcased to the company during your final presentation
  • Lunch & Learn sessions highlighting different areas of the trailer industry.
  • Productive work that allows you to build your resume, gain experience and develop your skills further.
  • Overall, you will be given challenging tasks, real-world experience, valuable networking opportunities, and fun social opportunities.

Timeline:

  • Application deadline: 11:59 PM PST on Friday, November 4. No exceptions.
  • Application review: Early November
  • 1st round phone screen notice: early-November 2022
  • 2nd round in person interview notice: mid-November 2022
  • Offer of internship notice: Late November/Early December 2022

Application Process:

Please submit a YouTube video to interns@grandsonla.com telling us a little bit about yourself and why you want to join the team at GrandSon as well as a link to your in progress portfolio. No resume necessary!

GrandSon is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating a diverse, equal and equitable workplace . We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, miltary/veteran status, or disability status.


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