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Graphic Design Intern, Communication for Development Support at Tetra Tech

July 10, 2024

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Job Description

  • The Graphic Design Intern will be a part of the internship program supporting the USAID mission in Somalia. The position will report to their assigned supervisor and be based in MSI’s Nairobi field office, with the option to work remotely as needed. Internships require a minimum part-time commitment of 25 hours per week or a full-time commitment of 40 hours per week during regular business hours, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. This is a paid position, and we anticipate the candidate starting soonest after presenting an offer. The ideal availability for this role is before August 7, 2024. All interested applicants who complete this online application process will be sent a screening questionnaire directly from a Tetra Tech email. Only candidates who complete this questionnaire will be considered for the position.


  • Design and develop graphic design projects for print, digital, or other media.
  • Work with the internal team on creative ideas to create compelling visual content using Adobe Creative Suite (primarily Photoshop/InDesign/Illustrator).
  • Develop concept for below-the-line items including fact sheets, reports, flyers, plaques, and branded materials.
  • Design digital content for social media including short videos from previously produced content and static posters/flyers.
  • Preparing files for production output.
  • Perform any other assigned duties.


  • Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program in business administration or a related field required.
  • Currently enrolled in a master’s degree program in communications, marketing, graphic design, multimedia, or a related field preferred.
  • Ability to work with non-governmental organizations, donors, development partners, or media organizations required.
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, and work under tight deadlines required.
  • Strong oral and written communication, numerical, proofreading, attention to detail, and organizational skills required.
  • Proficiency in standard software applications including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and Power Point) and Google Suite required.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Suite applications including InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop preferred.
  • Fluency in English required.