March 22, 2021

Graphic Design Intern | Spring/Summer

Please email recruiting@forkast.news with your resume and 5-10 graphic design samples to apply.

The Role

Forkast.News is looking for a Graphic Design Intern to join our team for the summer, with possibility of an immediate start. This role reports directly to our Creative Director and would have opportunity to produce artwork to complement our editorial content that is read by top institutional / retail investors, entrepreneurs, and corporate executives. This is an opportunity to have your work seen by the leading voices in the industry on a daily basis. Your creative content will be shared across multimedia channels of print, video, and podcast, and will have a big impact on our audience's experience!

Forkast.News speaks to an audience of professionals and corporate decision-makers who are interested in developing a point of view on blockchain technology, digital assets, and web 3.0.

This is a remote position. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

Job Duties

  • Work with the Creative Director to conceptualize designs that are in line with Forkast's brand style, to be published on our site and social media channels

  • Create graphic design content for any events or projects in collaboration with our partners / brands (e.g. GIFs, banner photos, social media assets, video stills / thumbnails)

  • Participate in website and product redesign initiatives

Qualifications

  • Skilled in design software such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, etc.

  • Experience with digital illustration is a bonus

  • Thrives in a fast-paced, decentralized startup environment – hungry and willing to roll up your sleeves

  • As this would be a remote position, our ideal candidate must be a self-starter who can work independently

  • Must have a keen eye for simple, elegant, and refined design

  • Attention to detail and excellent time management skills

  • Hunger to learn and iterate with any feedback

  • Strong communication in English

About Forkast.News

Forkast.News (www.forkast.news) is a digital media platform covering blockchain and emerging technologies at the intersection of business, economy, and politics. From Asia, to the world.

Since our founding in 2018, our proposition has been different: to bring credible journalism and deep-dive analysis into this emerging space. Emerging technology and digital transformation will re-shape our world, and we speak to an audience of professionals and corporate professionals who are interested in the bigger picture of blockchain, digital assets, and web 3.0. Today, Forkast.News serves as an end-to-end media ecosystem bridging the blockchain community and a Fortune 500 audience.

Forkast.News has become the authority voice in Asia in providing a global perspective on blockchain, partnering with organizations like OECD, EY, IBM, Swire, and the UN General Assembly to lead the most important conversations on blockchain regulation, financial inclusion, digital innovation, and industry impact.

The Team

Based in Hong Kong, Forkast.News supports a growing team across Asia, Europe, and the U.S. The team is led by Editor-in-Chief Angie Lau, a 20+ year veteran journalist most recognized for her role as Bloomberg TV's lead anchor in Asia, with her flagship morning show "First Up with Angie Lau."

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