Applicant Login
Set Up Job Alerts
Job search
Refine search

Employment Type




Marketing Post Graduate Intern - Graphic Design

Apply now Department: 3670001110 K-State Athletics Inc (Agcy)
Job no: 515407
Employment type: Internship
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Worksite: On-site requirement
Categories: Communications / Public Relations / Marketing, Athletics, Graphic Design / Printing / Publishing
Pay Grade: 001

About This Role:

K-State Athletics is seeking qualified applicants for a Marketing Post Graduate Intern - Graphic Design, which is a temporary, full-time, benefits-eligible position for up to 24 months. 

An example of job responsibilities includes but is not limited to the following:

  • Assist external units (Fan Experience, Marketing, Sales, Licensing and Ticketing) in creation and graphic needs.  Develop, design and manage creative pieces for web, traditional and digital marketing
  • Work closely with Communications & Creative units to maintain and enhance K-State's brand identity and ensure brand cohesion and consistency and work within established brand guidelines to develop innovative, memorable content that is consistent throughout the department
  • Produce organic, cutting-edge templates and designs for marketing staff to use in support of marketing and advertising campaigns
  • Assist in the development of yearly brand themes and coordination of theme-use throughout all ticketed sports

Why Join Us:

K-State Athletics, a proud member of the Big 12 Conference, invites applications for the position of Marketing Post Graduate Intern - Graphic Design. This position plays an integral role in the external department of Ticketing, Fan Experience and Sales, which strives to create ‘The Best Fan Experience in the Big 12 Conference.’ Selected candidates will receive unparalleled experience and gain valuable skills needed for an entry-level full-time position upon completion of the two-year position.

Our mission is to foster a culture in which our student-athletes have every opportunity to reach their maximum potential academically, athletically, mentally and socially while operating an organization that is anchored by a genuine commitment to K-State, our supporters and each other.

For more information on K-State Athletics, please visit

For more information on Manhattan, KS and the University, please visit  

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion. The University actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in graphic design, marketing, advertising or related field
  • Excellent written, interpersonal and verbal communication skills with attention to detail
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite including but not limited to:  Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator, InDesign, Premier, etc.
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Working knowledge of NCAA and Big 12 Conference rules
  • Experience with Microsoft Office

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree
  • Minimum of two years experience working in a collegiate athletic creative or design 

Other Requirements:

  • Must be able to work evenings and weekends.
  • Commitment to two-year position
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment

This position holds expectations of compliance with all NCAA, Big 12 Conference, Kansas State University and K-State Athletics, Inc. rules and regulations.

How to Apply:

To be considered for this position, applicants must complete the online application and submit/upload the following documents:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Resume which must contain three professional references with contact information (name, title, phone number, email address)
  3. Three examples highlighting your graphic design skills or a link to your online portfolio

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until filled.


Salary Range/Pay Rate:

$12.50 per hour (approximately $26,000 yearly plus paid overtime) in the first year; potential to earn $14.00 (approximately $29,120 yearly  plus paid overtime) after completion of first year with a successful review and budget approval.  Paid biweekly (26 pay periods).

Benefits Summary:

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.  

Advertised: Central Daylight Time
Applications close:

Back to search results Apply now Refer a friend