Graphic Design Fellow

The application window for the Mayor’s Office for Economic Opportunity Fellowships is now closed.

A Graphic Design Fellowship with our team is an opportunity to grow your technical expertise while working on projects that help improve the lives of millions of New Yorkers. We are currently seeking fellowship candidates with an exemplary visual portfolio, leadership skills, and a strong interest in storytelling and strategic communications. Projects will focus on the delivery, on-going success, and continuous improvement of government services.

Fellowships are temporary, paid positions that entail a five day/week commitment starting March 4, 2019, through August 23, 2019.

  Responsibilities

Based on your skills and interests, responsibilities will include:

  • Evolve the Service Design Studio’s brand, and produce new assets to complement our Civic Service Design Tools + Tactics.
  • Work with Designers on staff to create project deliverables.
  • Lead the production of brand style guides.
  • Assist in the preparation of presentation decks and templates for the Mayor’s Office for Economic Opportunity, Service Design Studio and individual products.
  • Create assets for social media.

  Education and Experience

Fellowships are open to undergraduate, graduate, or other training program students and recent graduates with a background or interest in graphic design.

Note that all applicants must be authorized to work the United States. We are unable to provide sponsorship to fellows.

  Skills We're Seeking

Commitment to the mission of advancing greater equality and opportunity through human-centered design practices in government.

Demonstrates graphic and user experience design skills with a strong portfolio.

Demonstrates incorporation of user research insights into design assets.

Ability to develop new design concepts, graphics and layouts within an existing brand.

Technical and design fluency and organization to support product vision and development.

Strong skills in Adobe Creative Cloud and Microsoft Office to create new assets and build upon existing assets.

  How to Apply

The application window for the Mayor’s Office for Economic Opportunity Fellowships is now closed.