Graduate / Student Design / Creative

Graphic Design Intern at MTV

Graduate / Student Design / Creative – Published 10th Jul 19


We’re Viacom International Media Networks UK & Ireland, home to 20 TV channels that offer the very best in music, entertainment, comedy and kids programming through our MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, Channel 5 and BET brands. Together these brands reach nearly 30 million homes in the UK and Ireland. Viacom brands are seen globally in more than 705 million households in 169 territories and 37 languages via more than 184 locally programmed and operated TV channels and more than 550 digital media and mobile TV properties.

This is an exciting opportunity to be  part of a newly formed cross-brand creative, design, production and media hub, with the ambition of becoming the best in class across the broadcast industry dedicated to delivering innovative and award-winning creative that span all platforms across our Viacom consumer brands including Channel 5, Comedy Central, MTV and Nickelodeon.


There are lots of people here doing all sorts of jobs and we believe that having all kinds of people from all kinds of backgrounds makes this a great place to work. We have a number of Employee Resource Groups that look to support our employees from all walks of life and who face common challenges in the workplace and we hold tons of events all your round to nurture the best possible, inclusive environment


A supporting role within the UK Creative department, the Graphic Design Intern works closely with Graphic Designers, Promo Producers and Creative Team, offering support throughout all stages of graphics production. This is a very varied role that will expose you to a working Creative department where idea generation, creative research, knowledge of broadcast graphics and branding are essential.

The MTV UK Creative team works across promos, branding, multi-platform campaigns and events – this role is an opportunity to gain experience in many facets of creative production.


Coming up with ideas for MTV
Assisting with creating and delivering graphics assets to broadcast standard
Assisting graphics designers with concept research and creation of mood boards and visual treatments
Assisting with reversions of old graphics projects where suitable
Creation of end boards, on-screen gfx and assets for social media where suitable


QC content
Assist with versioning of promos
Assist with delivery of transmission material
Assist with maintaining the graphics team server and team Vimeo site


In addition to having an exciting opportunity to take part in our 12 month, paid internship and your chance to BREAK into the industry, we offer some fantastic benefits such as;

Deposit Loan Scheme: Moving to a new house or flat for the internship, we’ll pay for your deposit and you can pay us back spread across the year
Season Ticket Loan: We’ll pay for your season travel card up front and you can pay us back across the year
TV Package Discount: If you subscribe for the likes of Sky and Virgin Media, we are able to get you £20 off of your bill
Private Medical Insurance: You will be eligible for our full Private Medial Cover once you’ve been with us for 3 months
Pension Scheme: You will be eligible for our Pension Scheme from day one, as long as you are contributing to this, we’ll top this up with a voluntary contribution from us
Discounted Gym Membership: We offer discounts to a number of Gyms
Discounts at Local Shops and Restaurants: Whether you need a new pair of shoes or just want something tasty for lunch, we partner with a number of local businesses to offer us a discounted rate
Access to Reward Gateway: with tons of discounts on everyday shops, restaurants and household suppliers

Further details:

Company name:
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full time
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Closing date:
Mon, 5th August 2019


Loves MTV and what we do
A strong interest in design and creative
Good team player and all-rounder
Knowledge of Adobe Premier, Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe After Effects are not essential, but desirable.
Excellent organisational skills
Ability to use own initiative, be highly motivated and work under pressure
Confident communication skills



You don’t need a degree or a CV to apply and we understand that you may not have experience in all of the areas on the job description, so what we are looking for is passion, enthusiasm and a desire to learn all there is to know.

How to apply

Apply online here