Design Intern

New Zealand, Auckland
ZURU Edge – Design /
/ On-site
We are seeking talented and creative Graphic Design Interns to join the creative team at ZURU Edge. There are opportunities available in our Content Design teams and New Product Development design teams, depending on the strengths and interests of each candidate. This internship provides an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a fast-paced and dynamic environment working on global brands. As a Graphic Design Intern, you will collaborate with our design team to create visually compelling designs for various projects.


    • Current enrolment in or recent graduation from design led tertiary level institute or similar
    • An understanding of graphic design software, particularly Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Adobe After Effects and Figma)
    • Creativity and a strong eye for design, layout, and typography
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to work independently and collaboratively and follow instructions
    • Detail-oriented and committed to delivering high-quality work
    • Basic knowledge of design principles and best practice
    • Great attention to detail, file management, and timeliness with tasks; ability to self-manage with strong problem-solving skill
    • Illustration skills are an added advantage


    • Graphic Design: Assist the design team in creating visually appealing graphics and materials for a wide range of projects, including:
    • o   Digital, social and marketing content
      o   Brand identity and packaging design
      o   Design digital assets including social tiles, Instagram stories, animations, and video
      o   Produce printed design assets for retail and advertising
      o   Design presentations using Figma
      o   Other tasks management may deem appropriate from time to time
    • Conceptualisation: Work closely with team members to brainstorm and develop design concepts and ideas for various projects
    • Software Proficiency: Gain proficiency in industry-standard graphic design software such as Adobe Creative Suite (e.g., Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects and Figma) to create and edit design assets
    • Typography and Layout: Work closely with team and take direction from design leads to deliver diverse, unique and best-in-class design that meet objectives of all set tasks. Maintain an eye for detail and high quality across all areas of design
    • Image Editing: Edit and retouch images to enhance their quality and suitability for specific projects
    • Collaboration: Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand project requirements and deliver designs that align with the company's objectives
    • File Management: Organise and maintain design files and assets to ensure easy accessibility for team members
    • Feedback Incorporation: Be open to feedback and make revisions as required to meet project specifications and improve design quality
    • Time Management: Manage multiple projects and deadlines effectively, ensuring timely delivery of design assets. Understanding project requirements and briefs, turning these around in an efficient manner to meet set deadlines
    • Research and Trends: Stay updated with the latest design trends and technologies, and apply this knowledge to design projects.

At ZURU, we have cultivated a high-performing culture that encourages excellence. Our team works towards ambitious goals, learning, performing, and improving together, all while having fun. We empower talented individuals to do their best work every day.

At ZURU, you get out what you put in. You are responsible for driving your own career and we provide the platform to achieve it. As ZURU is on such a fast growth trajectory, there are opportunities here that you won’t find anywhere else.

We recognise that ZURU’s success stems from our people and you can only be at your best when you are looking after yourself. ZURU encourages all our team members to invest in their wellbeing by providing an array of benefits and tools.

🌱 Culture for Growth
🧘 Health & Well Being Benefits (including an onsite 24/7 gym)
🌎 Global Opportunities
💡 Surrounded by an A Player Team
💰 Competitive Remuneration
🐶 Furry Office Friends
🍓 Lots of fresh fruit, coffee, pals fridge and more

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