Design Intern

OFFSITE is an experiential events agency specializing in cocktails, spirits, and bartender education. Our offices are located in Somerville, MA, but we produce events all across North America. As the Graphic Design Intern, you’ll assist our Graphic Designer with the design and creation of the visual assets needed for our events from conception through to production.  Our company is small, so everyone on the team wears multiple hats and helps with many parts of our events. You’ll leave with a strong sense of what it’s like to work with clients both big and small. This internship will also include occasional training and education on the cocktail and spirits world, for context of course!

At the end of this internship you will have:

  • Experience taking a design from concept through to production.

  • A practical knowledge of asset handling and pre-production techniques.

  • A portfolio of physical items including signs, banners, websites, wearables, etc. that feature the art that you have worked on.


Expect to work on:

  • The Boston Oyster Bash.

  • The International Cocktail Karaoke Championship in Mexico.

  • The lead-up to our annual conference, Thirst Boston.

  • Multiple private and charity events in and around Boston.

  • End of Year Reports and 2019 Proposals.


Job Responsabilities

  • Creative brainstorming for event flow and decor

  • Researching vendors for various items (bags, hats, stickers, pins, signs, etc.)

  • Working with Designed on logo design and look/feel for new or upcoming events

  • Working with the Events team to create physical collateral for event production and promotion.


Job Requirements

  • Applicant must be 21+.

  • Attention to detail is crucial, punctuality is highly valued and communication is #1.  

  • Experience in the hospitality industry is not required, but strongly encouraged.

  • Must be proficient in google docs, sheets and slides (or Microsoft analogues)

  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Indesign and Illustrator is a must.

  • Must have excellent email and phone decorum.

  • Attention to detail is crucial, punctuality is highly valued and communication is #1.  

  • This internship will be 2-3 days a week depending on schedule of applicant

  • Coordinating with printers to ensure quality of final products.

Apply with a cover letter, 3-4 samples from your portfolio and your resume to hello@getoffsite.com