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Graphic Design Internship (closed)

Job Description

Fairphone is looking for a graphic design intern to become part of our growing team of passionate people who work to achieve our mission. If you are as excited as we are about creating positive change, then have a look at our vacancy below!

- Amsterdam-based position.

- Start: 1 June.

- Hours: 32-40 hours per week but negotiable based on internship/school requirements.

- Duration: 6 months depending on availability.

- Deadline to apply: Applications are due by 16 May.


About your Role

We are looking for a graphic design intern to join our in-house creative team. In this role, you will create visual content that drives a strong brand experience to support Fairphone’s mission of building a movement for fairer electronics.

Your work will consist of implementing our visual identity to various formats and materials, both print (packaging, user guide, events) and digital (website, ecommerce, email, social media), with the occasional work in 3D deliverables (eg, booth or POS design). You will have the opportunity to develop your own project(s) and take initiative.


Your Profile

You feel a strong connection with Fairphone’s vision and values.

You embrace diversity in thoughts, opinions, and backgrounds and enjoy working with many nationalities in a multicultural environment.

You have a passion for turning difficult explanations into clear visual storytelling.

You are capable of working independently and taking the initiative to keep projects moving forward.

You have the ability to integrate yourself in the work environment of a startup company that is fast paced and determined by change.

You (are willing to) live in the Netherlands and have the right to work within the EU.


Your Skills & Experiences

You are currently studying in a design or communications program.

You have relevant skills in Adobe Creative Suite (ie, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop).

You are fluent in English.

Knowledge of photography, filming, or handling a camera is a plus.

Sketching or illustration skills are a plus.

Knowledge of different printing processes is a plus.


What can Fairphone offer you?

Fairphone gives you the opportunity to create impact across continents.

Join a work environment full of international, passionate, warm hearted team members.

Daily, healthy lunch, organic fairchain coffee, lemonade and many more tasty things.

Public transport allowance – we support you if you come by public transport up to 100 Euros.

In-house bike repairs.

Weekly Yoga sessions at the office.

Weekly Bootcamp sessions with personal trainer.

A financial compensation in accordance with market standards for Dutch internships.

Are you interested?

Please apply via this link: https://www.fairphone.com/en/job/graphic-design-internship/

About Fairphone

Fairphone is a social enterprise that is building a movement for fairer electronics. By making a phone, we’re opening up the supply chain and creating new relationships between people and their products.

We’re making a positive impact across the value chain in mining, design, manufacturing and life cycle, while expanding the market for products that put ethical values first. Together with our community, we’re changing the way products are made.