Employer Profile: FleishmanHillard, Washington, DC



Fleishman-Hillard continues to live by the code of ethics we established on day one. They’re guiding principles we believe should never go out of style — mutual respect, teamwork and old-fashioned “client comes first” customer service. At the same time, the global tapestry of talent that is “our team” continues to cultivate new knowledge, growing and evolving along with an industry we’ve been an integral part of since 1946.

Graphic Design Intern

Paid/ Internship/ Summer 2017

The Creative Studio at FleishmanHillard in Washington, D.C. is looking to hire a full-time design intern. We’re looking for passionate, innovative, creative thinkers, with strong design aesthetics.

We depend on our interns heavily. As a fully integrated member of our team, you’ll have the opportunity to work on a variety of print, digital, interactive and motion projects. You’ll also get involved in the early stages of some of our most exciting and challenging projects.

About the Creative Studio:
We are a team of designers, video producers, editors, animators, developers, and big creative thinkers. Our studio is small but mighty and services the entire FleishmanHillard network. We pride ourselves on our work, and ability to constantly deliver strategic and creative solutions.

We’re hard workers, but are a laidback and close-knit group. We’re hoping all this sounds amazing and that you’ll be a good fit for our team!

About the FleishmanHillard D.C. Office:
FleishmanHillard’s Washington, D.C., office is one of the most prominent public relations offices in the D.C. metro area. With seven practice areas coveringbrand marketing, corporate, creative, digital & social, healthcare, public affairs and public sector, the D.C. office touches a unique portfolio of clients across a wide variety of sectors. Employees in the D.C. office come from a variety of backgrounds in public relations and government policy to provide the highest quality counsel for our clients.

Creative thinker and problem solver

Knowledge about design fundamentals and principles

Motivation and passion

Ability to work easily in both large team environments, or independently

Attention to detail

Prioritization skills

Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite (especially InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator)

Be willing to experiment, comfortable trying new things, and not afraid to fail

Other Qualities – not required:

Motion graphics and video editing (specifically After Effects and/or Final Cut Pro)

Print production experience

Basic understanding of HTML/CSS

It is MANDATORY to provide a link to an online portfolio or a PDF (no more than 5MB please!) that demonstrates these skills, to be considered.

Video Intern

Paid/ Internship/ Summer

The Creative Studio at Fleishman-Hillard in Washington, D.C. is looking for a full-time Video and Motion Design Intern to work with our Creative Group this fall. This is a paid internship opportunity open to any candidate with a strong breadth of motion and video work in their portfolio.

At Fleishman-Hillard, you will have the opportunity to join one of the world’s largest global communications firms to work on dynamic projects for clients including FORTUNE 500 corporations, consumer brands, major government agencies and trade associations. The position is all encompassing and will involve working in a fast-paced environment on multiple motion and video projects for digital use. To see some of our past award-winning work, go to http://cargocollective.com/fhcreativestudio.

Our ideal candidate for this Video and Motion Internship position will be:

– Knowledgeable about design fundamentals and principles
– Highly motivated and able to work easily in both large team environments or independently
– Passionate about storytelling, visual communication and creating digital experiences
– Experienced with Adobe’s creative software (After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator is a must)
- Familiar with video editing software such as Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere
– Comfortable working under tight deadlines

Experience with audio editing and composing and/or video producing and shooting a plus — double bonus for candidates who are comfortable working in 3D (Cinema 4D, Maya, 3D Studio Max, Blender).