Motion/Graphic Design Internship - NYC

New York, Salary:Negotiable

About Social Chain

This is Social Chain. A global social media agency. We deliver tangible results that have a long term transformational impact on progressive brands. We use the latest technology to drive strategy, the right minds to inspire creativity, and over 386 million people to maximise distribution. We currently have offices in Manchester, London, New York and Berlin. Interested in joining us? We’re always looking out for the next generation of talent to join our expansive team of creatives. We’re not looking for generic CVs, we’re looking for originality and a proven passion that grabs our attention.

Job Description

In working with Social Chain, you’ll have the opportunity to work with world-class brands, across a multitude of vertices including fashion, food, entertainment, and sports.

Our Design Internship is an excellent opportunity for undergraduates and recent graduates to gain experience in the social media marketing industry. If you seek a challenging, yet fun experience work environment and believe in the power of design to harness creative ideas, then we are looking for you.

Learning from a devoted team of strategic thinkers, you will be given the tools to think outside the box, developing actionable insights to draw creative upon. As strong believers in the power of working collectively to accomplish end goals, you’ll collaborate closely with individuals across departments - all the while learning about core processes of our creative, production, design, and account management teams.

Internship placements run for a three months period.


  • Developing content for social media channels (Photo, Video, GIFs, Designed Assets)
  • Designing & polishing proposals and decks for the accounts and creative team.
  • Have a strong sense of layout, typography, form, color, imagery, and composition.
  • Assist designer in creating branded graphics for a range of brands and products
  • Work collaboratively with the Account Managers and Creative Director to support in video and photo production.
  • Actively stay ahead of design and social trends to share with the team and implement into new content.

Candidate Requirements


  • Must be available to work at least 3 days a week;
  • Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram knowledge;
  • After Effects is a must. Premiere & 3D is a plus;
  • Experience with Adobe Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator);
  • Sound editing is a plus;
  • Strong composition and typographic skills;
  • Tech and Internet savvy with a strong creative aesthetic.

Additional Info

To be successful in your application it is important that you be a US resident with full employment rights.

As part of your application we would like to not only see your CV/Resume, but also some examples of your work. Please send us links to any work that you're excited to show us.