Digital Media and Communications Intern

Microfundit is a tech startup whose mission is to support communities in crises across Africa through an innovative humanitarian crowdfunding platform. We are looking for a Digital Media and Communications Intern to join our team under a 3 months Internship program. You will be tasked with developing and communicating with visual concepts that inspire, inform and capture the imagination of consumers of our product.

As Intern, you will learn and support the company to:

  • Strengthen our brand identity by developing materials, concepts and ideas that communicate our brand and mission
  • Create a wide range of graphics and layouts for our product illustrations including digital media, flyers, posters, etc.
  • Execute our social media engagement plan and report periodically
  • Liaise with our partners’ communications team to design concepts for campaigns and hosted projects
  • Manage content creation and ensure it aligns with our brand and house style

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Proven graphic designing experience with a strong portfolio of projects undertaken
  • Familiar with design software and technologies (such as InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Photoshop)
  • Understanding of digital marketing and product packaging
  • A keen eye for details and aesthetics
  • Academic qualification in Graphics Design, Fine Arts or any related field is a plus

To apply, send your resume along with a short statement of interest about yourself and why you want to work here to careers@microfundit.com by COB 17 th January 2020

We're a small team, so generic long form cover letters will not receive a response. Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply