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INTERN: Purpose – Visual Design Fellow

Purpose is now seeking a Visual Design Fellow to work with our team on our incubator projects ( and and on client engagements, ranging from a project with a celebrity chef to promote healthy eating to a platform for promoting civic engagement in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Fellows will work for a part-time basis (15-20 hours/week) during the spring 2011 academic semester with the possibility of extension into the summer and beyond.

You have:

* Strong visual design skills for web and interactive projects, solid sense of visual communication and typography
* Experience in web design: mainly focused on front-end layout design
* Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
* Experience with Keynote and/orPowerPoint
* Experience with OmniGraffle, HTML and/or CSS a plus
* Freehand illustration and foreign language skills a plus
* Most importantly, a great attitude, attention to detail, and a desire to learn

You are:

* Deeply committed to our mission of building movements to address the world’s biggest challenges
* Experienced in or excited about a start-up, growth business or dynamic non-profit operating environment
* Flexible and entrepreneurial and want to work with our interdisciplinary team to build creative solutions to complex problems

Fellows will receive a stipend based on experience. Purpose is located in Manhattan and the role is based here. We’re an equal opportunity employer and welcome applicants from around the world, and accept applicants on a rolling basis. To apply, please send a brief cover note, explaining your fit for the role, a portfolio or links to work samples, and a CV/resume to Please include ”Visual Design Fellow” in the subject line.