Chicago, IL

Full Job Description
Design/Communications Internship

We are looking for an energetic, passionate graphic designer for an ongoing internship within our marketing/creative department! Come work in a fast-paced, hands-on environment and learn the ins and outs of brand strategy and visual design in the distribution industry. The intern will be assisting the creative/marketing department with their day-to-day operations on a wide range of projects, including digital initiatives and printed collateral, that maintain the continuity and integrity of the Basco brand.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work within our in-house marketing team to develop, design, and produce graphics and promotional materials such as brochures, infographics, email marketing and communications, social posts, webpage banners, and miscellaneous graphics
  • Assist with management and organization of image and graphic file archives
  • Develop and execute communication strategies and blog writings to help engage and educate the customer about BASCO products and services
  • Assist with customer surveys and analyze customer data to create customer personas
  • Follow brand guidelines and aesthetic direction set by senior management


  • Proficient in Adobe Suite: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Flexible in a fast-changing environment
  • Self-motivated, positive attitude
  • Willing to work 20+ hours a week
  • This is a remote position with the opportunity to report to the office one day a week

Required Experience and Education

Must be a recent grad or currently enrolled in a college or university with a major focused in Fine or Graphic Arts, Visual Communication, Marketing or related subject

Please email your resume and portfolio to with “Design/Communications Intern” in the subject line.