Colle+McVoy, Inc.
Design Intern
Advertising | Minneapolis, MN, United States

Design Intern

Duration: Three months

At Colle+McVoy and 10 Thousand Design we believe that creativity can transform business problems into human solutions. The insight and ideas that transform business for our clients come from our people. Our agency culture is unmatched, and we welcome applicants who share our values of passion, partnership, integrity and courage. Here, creative is more than a department. It’s an expectation. And that’s where you come in.

As a Graphic Design Intern at Colle+McVoy and 10 Thousand Design, you’ll be doing exactly what the job title implies: graphic design. And lots of it. Yes, you, lucky you, will be responsible for working your butt off to assist all members of the design team in creating and executing killer ideas for our clients, across all mediums. You’ll wow our entire creative staff with your deep knowledge of branding as you ensure existing client identities, brand standards and creative platforms are met. You’ll also assist creative teams in fleshing out creative concepts when needed.


  • Develop concepts and collaborate with copywriters and other creatives to produce standout work
  • Assist with monitoring all assigned projects and follow through on all phases of production
  • Present ideas and work to your team and/or senior creative personnel
  • Remain current on industry trends and technology

Required Skills:

  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team
  • Ability to gracefully handle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Possess a variety of design skills


  • Art/Design/Advertising education preferred
  • Understanding of printing process, photography, illustration, typography and interactive media
  • Competence in the Adobe Creative Suite of applications

About Colle+McVoy:

Colle+McVoy is an inventive, full-service agency that excels at modernizing brands. We drive business growth for diverse client partners, such as 3M, Associated Bank, August Schell Brewing Company, CHS, Cub Cadet, DuPont, Elanco, Explore Minnesota Tourism, Famous Dave’s of America, General Mills, Grain Belt, The Hershey Company, Invisalign, Land O'Lakes, Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation, Target and USA Swimming, among others. Based in Minneapolis, Colle+McVoy is a member of the MDC Partners network and has been named a Best Place to Work by Outside magazine, Advertising Age and the StarTribune. For more information, visit,, or follow on Twitter @collemcvoy.