About The Position

This Designer Intern position at Hawke Media is the ultimate jumpstart your career needs as you transition into the professional world. Designers at Hawke work in a fast-paced environment, managing a wide range of clients. This diverse client-facing workload is an amazing opportunity to boost-start your portfolio, quickly gain technical and professional skills, and gain the experience needed to succeed in any digital marketing role out there. This position is not only a learning opportunity, but a relevant chance to get some of that agency experience “gold” under your belt.


You will work with senior management and cross-functional team members to design and implement new features and improve/optimize the customer experience. This role will work on font-end web design edits to HTML/CSS, email design, photo retouching, PDP management, client-facing shadowing, branding brainstorming, and more. You will work across channels including but not limited to integrating and troubleshooting email campaigns, SEO, SEM, influencer and content marketing, social media, and more.


Also, you will collaborate with the Creative director and department managers for a multitude of brands with a focus on web conversions. Be open to direct mentorship from other team members. This is a PAID part-time position (depending on experience) with big responsibility and growth opportunity. Many interns at Hawke eventually move into full-time positions depending on performance. You must be able to work efficiently with Adobe software as well as web platforms such as Shopify and WordPress.

Skills & Expertise

  • Basic HTML and CSS understanding
  • Interest in UX & UI design
  • WordPress, Shopify or other front-end web interest
  • Interest in the digital marketing industry
  • Interest in understanding the agency environment
  • Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and inDesign experience
  • Illustration experience a plus
  • Photography interest or experience a plus
  • Bachelors Degree In Progress; previous work experience is a plus
  • You’re ready to learn “by doing” rather than watching on the sidelines
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication
  • Possess creativity, flexibility, variety, and growth potential
  • Should be open-minded, a fast learner, enthusiastic, and adaptable
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, team environment
  • A cool person to be around

How To Apply

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About Hawke Media

Founded in 2013, Hawke Media is based in Santa Monica, CA. Recently named as a Top 10 Happy Place to Work, and the fastest growing digital marketing agency in Los Angeles, Hawke Media is a leading outsourced CMO and marketing agency. Featured in Forbes, Entrepreneur, INC, Business Insider, CNN and boasting clients such as Red Bull, Verizon, Evite (and many, many more). Hawke is a collective of experts in high growth, performance, and brand-focused digital marketing, specializing in customer acquisition for eCommerce brands.


Hawke is passionate about marketing and unlocking hidden opportunities to accelerate growth in companies. We’re assembling a tightly knit collective of extraordinarily talented peers, while maintaining the pursuit of impact and revenue goals typical of larger enterprises. We are looking for exceptional people to join us in that mission.