Seeking Graphic Design & Marketing Interns: Fall 2014
Graphic Design Intern
Hum Creative is looking for a graphic design intern to begin immediately, for credit only as arranged with your school. A design studio based in Seattle, Washington, Hum specializes in brand strategy and development, packaging, web design and development for clients both large and small. At Hum, we focus on providing an environment that allows our team to come to work inspired and ready to kill it. 
Requirements
Available between 12-30 hours per week (more hours will generally lead to more creative projects)
Strong typographic skills
Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, & Photoshop
Understanding of HTML and CSS a bonus
Your own laptop is preferred
Entering the 2014/2015 school year as a Senior in a BFA design program or equivalent (preferred)
Willingness to be involved in studio critiques and culture.
Graphic Design Intern Will
Work closely with a small creative team to support new and ongoing studio projects.
Perform both design and production assignments, such as contributing design ideas, generating multiple variations of established designs, creating mock-ups, and assisting in file preparation.
Be exposed to day to day life of a growing design studio.
Be an engaged part of our team.
Participate in meaningful projects.
Receive constructive feedback on overall performance.
Get clear direction and expectations on each project.
Be on time.
Communicate with your manager at Hum.
Be proactive and ask questions.
Complete tasks thoroughly, thoughtfully, and on time.
Bring ideas to the table and suggest tasks.
Be productive and manage your time efficiently.
Do you fit the description? You must have a passion for design. You have great taste and a clear point of view. We hope that you will thrive in a flexible and always changing environment, be ambitious and oh-so energetic. 
Why you’ll love it. You’ll be part of a small, talented, driven, engaged team in a beautiful, newly renovated office in Pioneer Square. Aside from learning about design, you will be introduced to what it means to be a working designer. You’ll assist with tasks for fantastic clients both local and national on a variety of project types, from web design to branding and collateral development. 
How to Apply
Email info@humcreative.com with the subject line “Fall Graphic Design Internship”
Include your resume, availability, and a link to your online portfolio. A small file portfolio PDF may also be sent. Files over 5MB will be deleted and ignored.

***Due to the volume of applicants, we are unable to reply to all inquiries.***

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Marketing Intern
Hum Creative is looking for a marketing intern to begin immediately, for credit only as arranged with your school. A design studio based in Seattle, Washington, Hum specializes in brand strategy and development, packaging, web design and development for clients both large and small. At Hum, we focus on providing an environment that allows our team to come to work inspired and ready to kill it. 
Requirements
Available between 12-30 hours per week (more hours will generally lead to more creative projects)
Proficiency using Google Docs, Microsoft Office, InDesign
Strong organizational, project management, and writing skills
Experience/education in professional services marketing, communications, or digital marketing 
Your own laptop is preferred
Entering the 2014/2015 college school year as a Senior in a related program (business, marketing, communications majors preferred)
Marketing Intern Will
Work closely with a small team to support in the marketing and operational needs of the studio, reporting directly to the Strategist and Account Manager.
Perform assignments such as creating content for social media channels, proposal development, managing award submittals, implement promotional campaigns, project management and scheduling, as well as light administrative tasks.  
Be exposed to day to day life of a growing design studio.
Be an engaged part of our team.
Participate in meaningful projects.
Receive constructive feedback on overall performance.
Get clear direction and expectations on each project.
Be on time.
Communicate with your manager at Hum.
Be proactive and ask questions.
Complete tasks thoroughly, thoughtfully, and on time.
Bring ideas to the table and suggest tasks.
Be productive and manage your time efficiently.
Do you fit the description? You understand the creative process, can guide multiple projects from start to finish, can successfully build and maintain relationships both in-house and with clients, and are willing to get your hands a little dirty. You have great taste and a clear point of view. We hope that you will thrive in a flexible and always changing environment, be ambitious and oh-so energetic. 
Why you’ll love it. You’ll be part of a talented, driven, engaged team in a beautiful, newly renovated office in Pioneer Square. You’ll work on a variety of projects and insight into working within a creative studio and using your skills and strengths to bring clients goals to life.
How to Apply
Email info@humcreative.com with the subject line “Fall Marketing Internship”
Include your resume, availability, and a link to your online portfolio (social feeds a bonus). Files over 5MB will be deleted and ignored.

***Due to the volume of applicants, we are unable to reply to all inquiries.***

Seeking Graphic Design & Marketing Interns: Fall 2014

Graphic Design Intern

Hum Creative is looking for a graphic design intern to begin immediately, for credit only as arranged with your school. A design studio based in Seattle, Washington, Hum specializes in brand strategy and development, packaging, web design and development for clients both large and small. At Hum, we focus on providing an environment that allows our team to come to work inspired and ready to kill it. 

Requirements

  • Available between 12-30 hours per week (more hours will generally lead to more creative projects)
  • Strong typographic skills
  • Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, & Photoshop
  • Understanding of HTML and CSS a bonus
  • Your own laptop is preferred
  • Entering the 2014/2015 school year as a Senior in a BFA design program or equivalent (preferred)
  • Willingness to be involved in studio critiques and culture.

Graphic Design Intern Will

  • Work closely with a small creative team to support new and ongoing studio projects.
  • Perform both design and production assignments, such as contributing design ideas, generating multiple variations of established designs, creating mock-ups, and assisting in file preparation.
  • Be exposed to day to day life of a growing design studio.
  • Be an engaged part of our team.
  • Participate in meaningful projects.
  • Receive constructive feedback on overall performance.
  • Get clear direction and expectations on each project.
  • Be on time.
  • Communicate with your manager at Hum.
  • Be proactive and ask questions.
  • Complete tasks thoroughly, thoughtfully, and on time.
  • Bring ideas to the table and suggest tasks.
  • Be productive and manage your time efficiently.

Do you fit the description? You must have a passion for design. You have great taste and a clear point of view. We hope that you will thrive in a flexible and always changing environment, be ambitious and oh-so energetic. 

Why you’ll love it. You’ll be part of a small, talented, driven, engaged team in a beautiful, newly renovated office in Pioneer Square. Aside from learning about design, you will be introduced to what it means to be a working designer. You’ll assist with tasks for fantastic clients both local and national on a variety of project types, from web design to branding and collateral development. 

How to Apply

  • Email info@humcreative.com with the subject line “Fall Graphic Design Internship”
  • Include your resume, availability, and a link to your online portfolio. A small file portfolio PDF may also be sent. Files over 5MB will be deleted and ignored.

***Due to the volume of applicants, we are unable to reply to all inquiries.***

_________________

Marketing Intern

Hum Creative is looking for a marketing intern to begin immediately, for credit only as arranged with your school. A design studio based in Seattle, Washington, Hum specializes in brand strategy and development, packaging, web design and development for clients both large and small. At Hum, we focus on providing an environment that allows our team to come to work inspired and ready to kill it. 

Requirements

  • Available between 12-30 hours per week (more hours will generally lead to more creative projects)
  • Proficiency using Google Docs, Microsoft Office, InDesign
  • Strong organizational, project management, and writing skills
  • Experience/education in professional services marketing, communications, or digital marketing 
  • Your own laptop is preferred
  • Entering the 2014/2015 college school year as a Senior in a related program (business, marketing, communications majors preferred)

Marketing Intern Will

  • Work closely with a small team to support in the marketing and operational needs of the studio, reporting directly to the Strategist and Account Manager.
  • Perform assignments such as creating content for social media channels, proposal development, managing award submittals, implement promotional campaigns, project management and scheduling, as well as light administrative tasks.  
  • Be exposed to day to day life of a growing design studio.
  • Be an engaged part of our team.
  • Participate in meaningful projects.
  • Receive constructive feedback on overall performance.
  • Get clear direction and expectations on each project.
  • Be on time.
  • Communicate with your manager at Hum.
  • Be proactive and ask questions.
  • Complete tasks thoroughly, thoughtfully, and on time.
  • Bring ideas to the table and suggest tasks.
  • Be productive and manage your time efficiently.

Do you fit the description? You understand the creative process, can guide multiple projects from start to finish, can successfully build and maintain relationships both in-house and with clients, and are willing to get your hands a little dirty. You have great taste and a clear point of view. We hope that you will thrive in a flexible and always changing environment, be ambitious and oh-so energetic. 

Why you’ll love it. You’ll be part of a talented, driven, engaged team in a beautiful, newly renovated office in Pioneer Square. You’ll work on a variety of projects and insight into working within a creative studio and using your skills and strengths to bring clients goals to life.

How to Apply

  • Email info@humcreative.com with the subject line “Fall Marketing Internship”
  • Include your resume, availability, and a link to your online portfolio (social feeds a bonus). Files over 5MB will be deleted and ignored.

***Due to the volume of applicants, we are unable to reply to all inquiries.***

lastbookstore:

Friday 6/20: We welcome author, Alena Smith (@miscelanyous) and illustrator, Kate Harmer (@katehrmr) to our store for a reading & signing of the new book, TWEEN HOBO: OFF THE RAILS (@tweenhobo). No wait-there’s more! Standing in as emcee for such a great evening-your fave (and ours too), BJ Novak (@picturesoftext)! This is a ticketed event, so get your tickets NOW! They won’t last long.
For more info…  bit.ly/com/tweenhobo (at The Last Bookstore)

lastbookstore:

Friday 6/20: We welcome author, Alena Smith (@miscelanyous) and illustrator, Kate Harmer (@katehrmr) to our store for a reading & signing of the new book, TWEEN HOBO: OFF THE RAILS (@tweenhobo). No wait-there’s more! Standing in as emcee for such a great evening-your fave (and ours too), BJ Novak (@picturesoftext)! This is a ticketed event, so get your tickets NOW! They won’t last long.

For more info…
bit.ly/com/tweenhobo (at The Last Bookstore)

believermag:

Above, an illustration from the upcoming novel Tween Hobo: Off The Rails, by Tween Hobo (written by Alena Smith and drawn by Kate Harmer). The image is based on a series of tweets, which you can see an example of here. Find Tween Hobo at her Twitter account, @tweenhobo, or at tweenhobo.com. Also, read Stephen Burt’s 2012 review of the @tweenhobo Twitter account, and hear a play written by Alena Smith on this week’s Organist.

believermag:

Above, an illustration from the upcoming novel Tween Hobo: Off The Rails, by Tween Hobo (written by Alena Smith and drawn by Kate Harmer). The image is based on a series of tweets, which you can see an example of here. Find Tween Hobo at her Twitter account, @tweenhobo, or at tweenhobo.com. Also, read Stephen Burt’s 2012 review of the @tweenhobo Twitter account, and hear a play written by Alena Smith on this week’s Organist.

We were thrilled to partner again with the über talented photography duo We Are The Rhoads on their annual promo book. This year’s book features seven stunning photo stories and a fold-out two-color poster of candids and polaroids, including one of our very own #humdog, Etta! We’re super excited to see this out in the world. Thanks to everyone involved!

Photography/Client: We Are The Rhoads, Design: Drew Hamlet/Hum Creative, Writing: Julie Pointer & Jess Chamberlain,  Printing: PrintWest

Our Hum holiday mailer is featured on Coco + Kelley! 

Our Hum holiday mailer is featured on Coco + Kelley

Hum Creative for Mindy Kaling: 2013 holiday pop-up card. 

Happy Holidays! 

Hum Creative is seeking a contract Web Developer.  
RESPONSIBILITIES:
– Build websites and content from PSDs provided by designers.
– Develop interactive applications both for client projects and internal use.
– Build and maintain standards-compliant, cross-browser, accessible web sites, shops, and newsletters using HTML, CSS, and Javascript.
– Collaborate with design team through planning and pre-production dialogue.
– Preventative Maintenance and Recovery
– Functional Testing and Troubleshooting
– Database Administration and Content Migration
– Web Development and Scripting
– Domain Registration and DNS Record Management

EXPERIENCE AND ABILITIES
– Experience designing, building, and maintaining standards-compliant, cross-browser, accessible web sites using HTML, CSS, and Javascript
– Strong understanding of PHP/MySQL
– Familiarity with mobile development, including responsive design
– Expertise in WordPress, skilled at creating custom WordPress themes from scratch
– Expertise in HTML, CSS and JavaScript
– Experience with Web Content Management Systems
– Ability to create clean, maintainable code by hand.
– Three or more years building websites
– Working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
- Strong organizational, time-management, and communication skills
- Ability to work on multiple concurrent projects and prioritize accordingly
- Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies
- Close attention to detail
– Experience with Drupal and Magento a plus– Experience working with social media platform API’s (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Vine)  a plus.
– UX design experience a plus
This is an ongoing, project based contract position.
To Apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and 5+ relevant work samples to jobs@humcreative.com.

Hum Creative is seeking a contract Web Developer.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

– Build websites and content from PSDs provided by designers.

– Develop interactive applications both for client projects and internal use.

– Build and maintain standards-compliant, cross-browser, accessible web sites, shops, and newsletters using HTML, CSS, and Javascript.

– Collaborate with design team through planning and pre-production dialogue.

– Preventative Maintenance and Recovery

– Functional Testing and Troubleshooting

– Database Administration and Content Migration

– Web Development and Scripting

– Domain Registration and DNS Record Management

EXPERIENCE AND ABILITIES

 Experience designing, building, and maintaining standards-compliant, cross-browser, accessible web sites using HTML, CSS, and Javascript

 Strong understanding of PHP/MySQL

 Familiarity with mobile development, including responsive design

 Expertise in WordPress, skilled at creating custom WordPress themes from scratch

 Expertise in HTML, CSS and JavaScript

– Experience with Web Content Management Systems

– Ability to create clean, maintainable code by hand.

 Three or more years building websites

 Working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

- Strong organizational, time-management, and communication skills

- Ability to work on multiple concurrent projects and prioritize accordingly

- Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies

- Close attention to detail

– Experience with Drupal and Magento a plus– Experience working with social media platform API’s (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Vine)  a plus.

– UX design experience a plus

This is an ongoing, project based contract position.

To Apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and 5+ relevant work samples to jobs@humcreative.com.

Daredevil Tee, for She & Him. Purchase 

Daredevil Tee, for She & Him. Purchase 

Gotta Survive, by Liv and The Survivors.

We Illustrated this video for the city of Bellevue and Beyond Home Productions. Check it out, and make sure you’ve got a master plan!

Job Posting: STUDIO COORDINATOR
Hum Creative is seeking a full-time, contract Studio Coordinator to join our Seattle team.

Studio Coordinator will:Focus on four core areas:         Project Management (65%)         Relationship Development (15%)         Business Strategy (10%)         Studio Management (10%)
Serve as studio project manager for all internal and client-based projects. Includes digital and print marketing, visual identities, and brand expression.
Interact frequently with clients to provide project status updates and nourish the account.
Manage all project schedules and lead internal status meetings.
Communicate, support, and recommend studio process improvements.
Draft project proposals, including scope of work definition and project estimate.
Provide financial management to ensure timely invoicing.
Write or guide creative briefs as needed.
Provide general operational and office administration to contribute to the overall success of the studio.
Be a studio utility player, willing to manage printers, proofread, order supplies, throw a party, etc.
Work in-studio on a contract basis, with the goal of expanding to a permanent position as our studio grows.
Enjoy working alongside two studio French bulldogs.

Qualifications:Demonstrated project management skills driving multiple projects simultaneously from start to finish, on time and on budget.
Proven ability to build relationships with creative teams and clients.
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work independently as well as with the creative team, studio leadership, and clients.
Unwavering work ethic and professionalism.
Interest in contributing to our studio blog and social media.

Requirements:1-3 years agency or in-house account / project management experience in print and digital creative. 
Knowledge of creative and client service processes, including budgeting, scheduling, and driving projects. 
Bachelor’s Degree preferred.

Compensation and responsibility determined by experience.
How to Apply: E-mail your resume and cover letter to jobs@humcreative.com. Local applicants only, please.

Job Posting: STUDIO COORDINATOR

Hum Creative is seeking a full-time, contract Studio Coordinator to join our Seattle team.

Studio Coordinator will:
Focus on four core areas:
         Project Management (65%)
         Relationship Development (15%)
         Business Strategy (10%)
         Studio Management (10%)

Serve as studio project manager for all internal and client-based projects. Includes digital and print marketing, visual identities, and brand expression.

Interact frequently with clients to provide project status updates and nourish the account.

Manage all project schedules and lead internal status meetings.

Communicate, support, and recommend studio process improvements.

Draft project proposals, including scope of work definition and project estimate.

Provide financial management to ensure timely invoicing.

Write or guide creative briefs as needed.

Provide general operational and office administration to contribute to the overall success of the studio.

Be a studio utility player, willing to manage printers, proofread, order supplies, throw a party, etc.

Work in-studio on a contract basis, with the goal of expanding to a permanent position as our studio grows.

Enjoy working alongside two studio French bulldogs.

Qualifications:
Demonstrated project management skills driving multiple projects simultaneously from start to finish, on time and on budget.

Proven ability to build relationships with creative teams and clients.

Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to work independently as well as with the creative team, studio leadership, and clients.

Unwavering work ethic and professionalism.

Interest in contributing to our studio blog and social media.

Requirements:
1-3 years agency or in-house account / project management experience in print and digital creative. 

Knowledge of creative and client service processes, including budgeting, scheduling, and driving projects. 

Bachelor’s Degree preferred.

Compensation and responsibility determined by experience.

How to Apply: E-mail your resume and cover letter to jobs@humcreative.com. Local applicants only, please.