Design Internship, SLAM Magazine

  • Job Description:
    SLAM is the No. 1 outlet in the world of basketball. We cover all things hoop-related--from NBA, college ball, and high school hoops to old-school stories, kicks, streetball, and the fashion of the game. We are seeking an enthusiastic design intern to assist in the layout and production of our print magazine and to contribute to our website and social media graphics. 

    Candidates must be able to earn college credit from the internship position. This position is based in New York City.

    Responsibilities include:
    -Create custom graphics for social media
    -Prepare/size photos for online and social media formats
    -Perform photo research
    -Prepare magazine files for pre-press
    -Occasionally design magazine pages under the direction of the Creative Director
    -Assist the Creative Director with daily assigned tasks

    -Proficiency in InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop 
    -Excellent sense of page layout and design
    -Strong typographic skills
    -Excellent organizational, communication, and presentation skills
    -Eagerness to learn, enthusiasm and an easy-going attitude
    -Must be currently working towards a BA or certificate from a Graphic Design or Fine Arts program or a related field
    -Photography skills are a plus

    This is an excellent opportunity for anyone that is looking to get content published and gain experience as a graphic designer in a professional setting.
  • Position: Internship
  • Area of Focus: Design
  • City: New York City
  • Contact
  • Contact Name: Alexis Cook
  • How to Apply: Please send cover letter, resume, PDF samples (under 5MB) and/or a link to an online portfolio to Alexis Cook at
Bookmark and Share