Jobs - Des Moines / Urbandale

Design – Internship Winter 2019 / Spring 2020

Deksia seeks a young professional to work closely with our creative team in our Urbandale, IA office. We’re looking for an eager and hard-working individual, who can assist our team with producing an award-winning caliber of material. Internship programs are tailored to fit the intern’s interests, so description and responsibilities of the position will vary from candidate to candidate.

Job Accountability:
  • I support my community internally and externally.
  • I strive to be and do my best.
  • I make it fun.
  • I collaborate with the creative team to develop strategy, design elements, and create content for Deksia and Deksia’s clients.
  • I create content based on the Creative Director’s direction to align with the brand and the strategy set forth for the client.
  • I complete projects assigned to me on time and in budget.
  • I maintain up to date records as it pertains to my department.
  • I effectively deploy the direction provided to me.
  • I provide an executive summary one-time: how to improve our design efforts.
  • I get it: I understand the inner workings, systems, and responsibilities of my job.
  • I want it: I love to do my job.
  • I have the capacity for it: I have the mental, physical, and emotional ability to do my job.
Requirements:
  • Minimum of 2+ years of study in a design or art-related field
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Critical thinking skills
Growth Path:

Level 1: Design Intern
Level 2: Design Apprentice
Level 3: Designer or Designer Coordinator
Level 4: Creative Director

Compensation:
  • Unpaid internship
  • Flexible work environment
  • Part time (20 hours per week)
Next Steps:
  1. Complete both sections of the Predictive Index found here.
  2. Send your resume, portfolio, and a notification of test completion to hr@deksia.com.