Internship

Digital Designer & Content Coordinator

Day Shift Digital Inc


  Posted: May 13, 2021

  Location: Remote, Ontario

  Internship Program: Digital Tech

  Salary Range: $30,000 - $40,000

  Hours per Week: 35

  Start Date: June 21, 2021

  End Date: September 10, 2021

Job Description

If you're looking to break into a digital agency, but you're still honing your design and development skills - you've found the right internship. This role is perfect for the person looking to get a taste of several different facets of a digital agency. During your internship you will undertake a variety of tasks related to design, development, social media, website configuration, content management, content coordination, and digital marketing.

Day Shift Digital is a boutique agency based in Toronto, but operates fully-remote. As part of this internship you'll learn what it's like to work with a small team remote-based team. We work with a variety of clients from large corporations, non-profit associations, educational institutions to small startups and businesses. The agency specializes in creating WordPress and Shopify websites handling everything from strategy, design, development and analytics in relation to these builds.

Duties and Responsibilities

As part of this role you'll be responsible for the following:
- Set up content pages with existing content in a visually interesting manner (based off of designs created by you or our current designer)
- Configure WordPress and Shopify backends based on project needs
- Configure Shopify and WordPress product details
- Source Imagery and iconography
- Migrate content from documents into website backends
- Create new digital assets for social media posts (infographics, adapted images)
- Assist with creating new designs for client projects
- Assist with setting up analytic campaigns
- Inserting HTML and CSS changes to sites
- Helping with website testing and quality assurance

Knowledge and Skills

You have knowledge in some of the following programs:
- Figma
- Adobe XD
- Sketch

You know a little about the following:
- WordPress admin area
- Shopify admin area

Skills:
- curious about a lot of different things
- determined to find a way to tackle new tasks even if you don't quite know the best route
- adaptable to situations in a fast-moving environment
- able to work independently
- thrives in moving through different tasks within a day

Education Required

Post Secondary Certificate, Degree or Specialized Program (example Juno College, Brainstation, Lighthouse Labs, etc)

  How to Apply

To apply, send your resume to tom@dayshiftdigital.com.

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