Graphic Design Intern

(San Francisco Bay Area)

About us

Gemnote is a fast-growing, Y Combinator-backed startup that helps companies with all their premium gifting needs. We handle everything from curating and sourcing to wrapping and shipping. Our clients love our full-service gifting platform and they are some of the biggest companies in the world, including Airbnb, Box, Facebook, Google, Salesforce, Starbucks and more.


  • Assist the team with various design-related projects; including digital, print and packaging
  • Create graphics for Gemnote’s website, social media, ads and blog
  • Work directly with sales/customer success teams to create/edit artwork for clients
  • Develop a basic understanding of studio photography and post production editing
  • Support team by attending industry and client events
  • Monitor and research relevant news that impacts clients, suppliers and industry

You would be a good fit for this role if you have:

  • Currently enrolled as a Junior/Senior at a design school and on track to complete your degree
  • Ability to showcase a solid portfolio that demonstrates experience in using Adobe Creative Suite
  • Commitment to at least 15 hours per week
  • Unrestricted access to a cell phone and computer
  • Passionate about design and has a superb eye for high-quality goods
  • Excellent written/verbal communication, strong presentation skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to thrive in a fast-paced, startup environment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.