Graphic Design Intern

Posted 13 days 18 hours ago by CDK Global LLC

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Illinois, Hoffman Estates, United States, 60179
Job Description
Accelerate Your Career
Drive global technology

With more than $2 billion in revenues, CDK Global is a leading global provider of integrated information technology and digital marketing solutions to the automotive retail and adjacent industries.?Focused on enabling end-to-end automotive commerce, CDK provides solutions to dealers in more than 100 countries around the world, serving approximately 28,000?retail locations and most automotive?manufacturers.?? CDK Global solutions automate and integrate critical processes from pre-sale targeted advertising to the sale, financing, insurance, parts?supply, repair and maintenance of vehicles, with an increasing focus on utilizing data analytics and predictive intelligence.???

We?re large enough to make a difference but small enough for your voice to be heard. This means that we are an organization where every person matters. You can make an impact on the success of our business and that of our customers regardless of what career you decide to pursue.

From data scientists to sales and client service experts, we?re hiring to support your growth and ours -?Green?light your career.??
To maintain and improve the CDK Global brand by conceptualizing and creating internal/external communications for print and digital media.
Research ? It is important for Designers to stay current with trends and future design direction. This role should stay connected with industry standards/software as well as current/new design trends in both digital and print media. Digital - Concept and design digital assets as needed to support the CDK Global brand and company initiatives. These could include (but not limited to) digital banners, social media, animations, power points/presentations and video/animations. Print ? Concept and design corporate materials and assets needed to support the CDK Global brand including (but not limited to) ads, flyers, style guides, event materials, trade shows booths and assets for other divisions/products within the organization.

Attention to detail
Excellent ? Must pay extreme attention to detail regarding spelling/proofing for all marketing material, document set up in relation to publication specs, color consistency, etc.
Organize content
Strong ? The primary task of graphic design is to create a strong, consistent visual hierarchy, where important elements are emphasized, and content is organized logically and predictably.
Refine existing communications
Strong ? A good designer can reinterpret creative to align with existing brand standards. This often means reworking existing collateral and adapting to fit within new standards.
Aware of current
trends in design
Strong ? Current and on trend is a necessity for any creative. The designer should be up to date on industry standards, software as well as being able to forecast future design trends.
Time Management
Strong ? Must be able to manage multiple projects with multiple deadlines
Build templates / styles / brand standards
Strong ? Must be able to reinterpret the SLT and Company vision into visuals that can be utilized successfully across all platforms and business segments. Being able to concept, sketch ideas from beginning phases to end is required.
Excellent ? must be able to work and collaborate well with cross-functional teams, clients, other creatives, vendors and our marketing partners.
Strong ? Must be able to think quickly and develop concepts and/or a direction for projects. Concepts should include sketches, moodboards and research when relevant. Must also be able to reinterpret existing designs into various formats/media and maintain consistency.
Software Skills
This position requires strong knowledge of Adobe CC and strong working knowledge of MS Office. Other software skills skills such as video editing, animation, basic HTML/CSS, Keynote are a plus.

CDK Global knows you have passions outside of work. ?You have family, friends, sporting events, and lots of things going on. ? That?s why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to not only take care of you but your family as well. ? All of our benefits are effective the first day of employment including 401K matching, paid time off to re-energize, donate your time to volunteer in your community, and tuition reimbursement to name a few.
At CDK, we pride ourselves on having a diverse workforce. We value and celebrate the uniqueness of individuals and the different perspectives?they provide. We offer equal opportunity employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, or protected veteran status.??

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