Visual Communications Intern at AMERICAN SYSTEMS in Chantilly, Virginia

Posted in Other 15 days ago.

Job Description:

Job Title / Level

Visual Communications Intern

Clearance Required?



Telecommuter/Any State, US (Primary)

% Travel

0 - 10%

Job Description

Wanted: A high-energy, imaginative Visual Communications Intern to join our team in Chantilly, Virginia!

As the Visual Communications Intern you will:

  • Join a team of highly knowledgeable, supportive professionals

  • Have direct impact on supporting AMERICAN SYSTEMS' strategic plan

  • Demonstrate your skills in a fast-paced role working on multiple projects

A week in the life of the Visual Communications Intern includes:

  • Writing/editing communications for all-employee emails, press releases, company newsletter, web content, etc.

  • Creating/modifying PowerPoint presentations to graphically represent complex concepts, or to simply provide more visual interest to a presentation.

  • Developing concepts for advertising, social media posts, video, and other campaigns.

  • Assisting in video production and video post-production.

  • Maintaining and improving existing company assets, including website content, printed materials, etc.

  • Assisting other departments with projects as needs arise.

Founded in 1975, AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the United States. We are a government services contractor focused on delivering Strategic Solutions to complex national priority programs with 100+ locations worldwide. Through our focus on quality, strong cultural beliefs and innovation we deliver excellence every day.

Company Awards:

* Forbes National Best Midsize Companies 2021

* Energage National Best Workplaces, National 2021

* Washington Post Best Workplaces, 2021

Veteran Hiring Awards:

* U.S. Department of Labor Hire Vets Medallion

* BEST FOR VETS by Military Times


Job Requirements

  • High School diploma, pursuing college degree related to the media arts

  • At least one year of Visual Communications experience

  • Strong written communication skills and conceptual skills

  • Solid foundation in design, layout, color, and use of typography

  • Impeccable attention to detail

  • Quick to learn and open to receiving critique and feedback

  • Preferred Technical Skills: Adobe Audition, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Adobe Photoshop; experience using Microsoft Office products

EOE M/F/Disability/Veterans