Content Design Intern

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Addepar

Company Description

Addepar’s purpose is to maximize the positive impact of the world’s capital. More than 700 of the world’s leading financial services firms trust Addepar to unlock the power and possibility of informed, data driven investing and advice. These family offices, wealth managers, banks and institutions use Addepar’s purpose-built SaaS platform and associated Marketplace to deliver exceptional value to their clients in a modern, scalable and secure way.

Job Description

  • Research other design systems. Identify patterns and best practices that we should incorporate.
  • Conduct productive working sessions with other content designers and members of the design system team.
  • Develop clear, effective, and inclusive content standards that elevate our brand voice.
  • Influence the organization and layout of our design system.
  • Clearly articulate and document your strategy and rationale: the how and the why.
  • Regularly share your ideas and solicit feedback on your work.
  • Manage your time well. Speak up when you’d like more autonomy or need more guidance.
  • Make recommendations for how we should prioritize future considerations.
  • Present your final work to the Design Department at the end of your internship.

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in a post-secondary educational institution located in the United States or Canada, and returning after the internship. Working towards a degree in a related field.
  • Available to intern for the full 12 weeks.
  • An inspiring portfolio that showcases your design thinking and recommendations.
  • Passionate about language and the world of content design.
  • Excellent writing, editing, and presenting skills.
  • Familiar with design systems. Quick to spot patterns and themes.
  • Able to thrive in a high-growth, virtual environment. Comfortable with ambiguity.