Graphic Design Internship - Remote

Location: United States
Remote Work: Yes

Application Due: Friday, April 30, 2021

Who We Are

Huck Yeah LLC creates human-centered design experiences for health & wellness companies so they can confidently and sincerely present their products/services. We passionately seek to support businesses with equity, justice, and equality at their core and seek diverse perspectives when bringing on new team members.

With 2 clients on her roster, Jackie Huck founded Huck Yeah at the end of 2011 in San Francisco, CA. Since then she has grown her client list exponentially through client referrals and word-of-mouth. All work is, and has been, completed remotely for clients located across the country. Huck Yeah prides itself on delivering quality work on-strategy, on-budget, and on-time.

That, to us, is Simpatissimo: beautiful partnerships create beautiful results.  



Position Summary

The Graphic Design Intern is responsible for remotely supporting the Creative Director on print, digital, and web-based design and copywriting projects. Print and digital collateral will utilize Adobe programs (InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop) and web projects will be completed on the Wix.com platform with the possibility of Wordpress templates. The length of this internship will be 12 weeks and the start/end dates will be dependent upon the selected candidate’s academic Summer 2021 schedule.

Your Duties and Responsibilities

  • Using creativity and strategic thinking, assist in the design and creation of print and digital materials including, but not limited to, infographics, white papers, event collateral, logos, color palettes, PowerPoint presentations, and website layouts. 

  • Light retouching and image editing.

  • Adhere to brand guidelines and creative briefs.

  • Work independently from home and complete projects by agreed upon deadlines.

  • Receive direct feedback from the Creative Director to refine and iterate on your work.

  • Aid with the design of social media content for Huck Yeah.

  • Assist with any copywriting needs for client branded and internal materials

  • Work efficiently with self initiative attitude in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, remote-based environment.

  • Be asked to participate in creative brainstorming sessions when needed.

  • Consult with the internal Huck Yeah team to gather proper inputs to determine visual expression.

  • Be available to connect during regular business hours (9a-5p EST) for task kick-offs and check-ins, as needed.

  • Available to work a minimum of 10 hours per week to be completed at your discretion, as long as deadlines are met.


  • Current third or fourth year enrolled college student. 

  • Must provide a web link or .pdf of your current portfolio.

  • Strong creative, strategy, and communication skills.

  • Academic background in copywriting, creative writing courses, or an interest in professional writing

  • Strong attention to detail

  • A team player with a can-do attitude.

  • High sense of urgency and able to work within short deadlines.

  • Proficiency in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop, and Microsoft Word and PowerPoint software.

  • Knowledge of the Wix.com platform and Wordpress templates are a plus.

  • Strong time management skills in order to multitask and prioritize multiple projects.

  • Capability of understanding and maintaining the highest level of integrity, confidentiality, and discretion in all client-related matters. 

  • Understanding of business focus social media strategy. 

  • Confidently answer creative questions and provide input to internal team members.

  • Self initiative attitude: being able to think for yourself and take action when necessary.

  • Appreciation for small business, with a core social responsibility. 

  • Submission of weekly timesheets detailing hours worked per task.

  • Personal computer is required.

What You Will Learn & Gain

  • Hands-on experience creating content for real world applications.

  • Guidance and feedback on work completed.

  • The importance of customer service to maintain client relationships.

  • Time management experience to work remotely based on your schedule.

  • Team engagement and team-building growth.

  • Entrepreneurial spirit to motivate your own graphic design growth and goals achievement.

  • Compensation: $600 per month, paid bi-monthly (15th and 30th of each month) with the expectation to work a minimum of 10 hours per week.

To Apply

Submit your application and cover letter via the Handshake App or email us directly at internships@huckyeah.com.

Applications due Friday, April 30, 2021.


Selected candidates will be interviewed between May 5–7, 2020.

Internship start/end date will be dependent upon the selected candidate’s academic Summer 2021 schedule.