Junior Web Ninja

Web Design/Developer Intern

Slack and Company, an award-winning integrated marketing communications agency, seeks an intern for its Creative Department. You've got to be sharp, people- and team-oriented, self-motivated, and a proven problem solver. Having fun is part of the job description, so bring your enthusiasm and zest for doing a great job.

We're passionate about marketing and the clients we work with. We help build strong business brands and generate profitable returns on investment for industry leaders in food and beverage, packaging, social media, telecom, manufacturing, construction, online commerce, technology and more.

Do you dream about web design and development? Do you play with the latest jQuery plug-in just to see what it can do? Do you just need to get your “foot in the door” in digital advertising? This might be the perfect opportunity for you! We are currently looking for a Web Developer Intern candidate to join our agency and help us turn your ideas into hard working digital interfaces for our client programs.

What You Will Be Doing

The successful candidate will be responsible for a wide range of creative development projects, including but not limited to production graphics, banners, brochures, landing pages and full website deliverables. A strong sense of design, composition and an understanding of how to execute them digitally are a must.

You must be able to take directions and give feedback to other team members. The Web Developer Intern will report to our Digital Strategists and work hand in hand with other departments including Account Management, Creative, and the Executive Team. Attention to detail combined with the ability to conceptualize and execute your ideas in an original and effective way is essential.

What You Need for this Position

  • HTML/HTML5, CSS, Javascript, and JQuery (other frameworks and plug-ins are a plus)
  • Proficient in CMS platforms including WordPress, DNN, SharePoint and Joomla a plus
  • Proficient in Twitter Bootstrap
  • Proficient with Google Analytics
  • A strong artistic and visual eye for design for the web and mobile
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Knowledge of SEO and web standards
  • Solid understanding of developing websites

Bonus Skills:

  • Marketing knowledge
  • Marketing automation experience
  • Agency experience
  • Email deployment experience

If you are a Web Developer trying to break into the field, apply today!

Applicants should be familiar with the many aspects of marketing and advertising, including media, creative, production, public relations, digital strategy, direct response/direct marketing, market research, strategic planning, branding, face-to-face and measurement.

Forward your cover letter, resume and a minimum of five work samples to: monika.jentsch@slackandcompany.com