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Graphic Design Intern

Date:  Apr 2, 2021
Country/Region:  US
City:  Royal Oak MI
Job Requisition:  34287


Cooper Tire offers an entirely unique work experience because no matter what your title is, you’ll play a part in contributing to the development, manufacturing and marketing of some of the most innovative tire products in the world. Our purpose guides us. It states that everyone deserves to travel through life’s journeys with confidence, and Cooper is there at every turn. We are looking for individuals who will help us achieve our purpose…those who are motivated, lead by example and inspire others to greatness. Here, the opportunities are endless and the rewards rich for those who believe that job satisfaction and career success begin with a satisfied customer. Careers are a Journey…Come Ride with Us!

The Graphic Design Intern will focus on the creation and execution, of visual assets to bring to life the brand message appropriate for a consistent multiplatform experience. Our intern will be able to take direction from our Head of Content and our Senior Graphic Designer to help create the visual world of Cooper Tire.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Content Team to understand brief design requirements
  • Work with Head of Content on project prioritization
  • Ensure consistency and working within the brand guidelines
  • Creatively problem solve and determine best approach
  • Manage all projects given within project management tracker
  • Provide a weekly status report on deliverables and deadlines
  • Conceptualize visuals based on requirements
  • Prepare rough drafts and present ideas
  • Amend designs after feedback
  • Ensure final graphics and layouts are visually appealing and on-brand
  • Support creative efficiencies with reuse and resize opportunities
  • Passionate about visual representation of the brand
  • Collaborative team player
  • Creative problem solver
  • Ability to work primarily in digital visual world, but willing to develop traditional skills as well
  • Meticulous, detail-oriented and laser-focused
  • Strength in taking criticism and finding the positive in all feedback given



  • The ideal candidate for this position will be a thoughtful, enthusiastic creative and team player who has a passion for graphic design. Highly skilled in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator. Digital
  • Proven graphic design experience with a strong portfolio
  • Pursuing a degree in Design or Fine Arts
  • 2+ years of experience in Adobe applications: Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator
  • Strong organizational, communication, and time-management skills
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task and manage priorities and deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite with good understanding of Outlook and Powerpoint.
  • Dexterity in multitasking and quick to change direction; as well as meet deadlines
  • Ability to prioritize and quick to problem solve
  • Adept in communicating creative ideas to those who may not be well versed in creative, marketing or advertising.

Cooper Tire is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We strive to recruit, develop and retain top candidates by providing an engaging culture and opportunities to grow and develop. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

Job Segment: Intern, Graphic Design, Advertising, Project Manager, Entry Level, Creative, Marketing, Technology

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