Job Description

We make magic. That’s our motto at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. And it permeates everything we do. As an intern in the Yellow Shoes Creative Group at Disney, you’ll help inspire that magic by being part of a team that exists to push the limits of entertainment marketing and create the never-before-seen!
Who we are looking for. Do you love uncovering the Big Idea? Do you enjoy the world of design and making memorable art that people connect with? Do you understand the craft of executing flawless photography and design? Do you have a hard-core PASSION for type? Do you “geek out” about logos, color theory, typography, font trends, design systems, brand identity and how to use them to connect with audiences in engaging ways? If this sounds like you, then you are who we want.
Disney Yellow Shoes , is the award-winning, in-house creative agency for all of the Disney Destinations Division lines of business. Every day, we have fun creating compelling, memorable work for one of the greatest brands on the planet, and we’re looking for a very talented, ambitious Graphic Design Intern to join us!
Responsibilities :
Bring your unique self and perspective to our team and culture…
You’ll work closely with senior creative leadership on a broad range of Disney Destinations campaign work. You will have the opportunity to show your design solution skills and creative thinking for a range of advertising mediums. Social and digital by design, we expect EVERY intern to fully grasp the importance of thinking creatively in a tech-inspired world. You will also work in print, out-of-home and collateral. Solid, imaginative design skills, impeccable taste and a firm understanding of the production process is expected. To be successful as part of our team, strong conceptual ability, an open mind, and a passion to learn will take you very far.
Day to Day Expectations:
+ Create visual design assets for Disney Theme Parks & Resorts, Disney Cruise Line, Aulani and Adventures by Disney and more.
+ Participate in ideation and strategy sessions along with senior creative leadership.
+ Do creative research – you’ll identify and share the latest trends in design, Photography, typography, illustration, printing techniques and other emerging media.
+ Explore design concepts and executions that push boundaries and improve the overall quality of all YS creative materials.
+ Create visual assets for in-house promotions, programs, or utilities used at Yellow Shoe’s corporate office.
+ Exceptional ability to tackle logo design and development with keen awareness of current trends in logo and typography design
+ Collaborate with other Designers on the team to best articulate Brand Voice consistency across all lines of business and media.
+ Assist Sr. Designers with large-scale projects by creating and editing minor assets used in one or more areas of the project.
+ Be a stickler for brand integrity and abiding by guidelines.
+ Assist in developing materials for creative/strategic presentations.
+ Creating graphic branding assets to be used within digital and social channels associated with the Disney Destinations Group.
+ Be proactive and participate. Never wait to be asked.
Basic Qualifications :
+ Strong proficiency in Adobe C-Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
+ Strong technical proficiency working in a Mac environment.
+ Ability to work in presentation creation software (Keynote)
+ Working knowledge of an Advertising Agency and its processes or similar Graphic Design Creative environment
+ Ability to work against a deadline; being self-managed and having grace under pressure.
+ Ability to handle several projects simultaneously.
+ Ability to work/sit for prolonged periods at a computer.
+ Ability to collaborate as part of a team or ideate independently.
+ Ability to interpret strategy and synthesize down to a simple but effective design solution.
+ Ability to deliver several creative ideas and receive/implement feedback.
+ Ability to deliver presentations to Sr. Creatives and the YS Director of Design
+ Whip–smart with a hunger to dive in and absorb as much information as possible.
+ Reliable, with a positive “can-do” attitude. Readiness to be mentored and groomed for professional success.
+ Basic knowledge and interest in the Walt Disney Company history– including films, animation, television and theme parks.
Required Education :
+ Junior, Senior or Graduate level student pursuing a degree in Graphic Design, or a related field OR have graduated within 6 months of the start date of the internship
Additional Information :
Materials Required:
College transcripts (official or unofficial) - Please upload your transcript while completing the online application
An electronic online portfolio is r
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