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Lisa Augustine
Manager, Media Relations
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Jake Jacobson
Director, Public Relations
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Media/Marketing Internships at Children's Mercy

Graphic Design Intern

Applications are closed for the Summer semester. Please check back to apply for Fall opportunities.

Position Description:

The Graphic Design Intern works closely with the Graphic Design Manager to support various communications and marketing materials through out the hospital, including all aspects of graphic design conception to production; proposing creative ideas in support of strategy; actively supporting and art directing photo shoots, meetings, etc.; working with team members to ensure action items are completed using Workfront®project management software, as well as additional duties as assigned.

Working with the Graphic Design Manager, interns will be exposed to the fields of communications and marketing, healthcare marketing, printing, media, digital, and photography. The intern will also work with outside agencies, contractors and printers to complete work. Strong creative skills, knowledge of Creative Cloud, and proficiency in MAC and PC are preferred. Illustration skills are a plus. To be considered, you will need a portfolio of work to present.

Job Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • No experience necessary / on-the-job training
  • Current college Junior or Senior student and/or recent college graduate


The Graphic Design Intern has the ability to set their own schedule through collaboration with their manager. Interns are typically approved for approximately 30 hours per week, committing to a three month internship period, with opportunity for contract extension based on performance.

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