Intern - PFMES - Graphics

Foster City, CA, United States
Feb 13, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Intern - PFMES - Graphics
United States - California - Foster City

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead's therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

Making an impact on a global scale
Inclusion is one of the company's five core values. That's because we know that we are stronger and more innovative at Gilead when we are informed by a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

When you join Gilead, you join our mission to change the world by enabling people to live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Come join a mission-driven bio-pharmaceutical organization that values inclusion and diversity, has a strong portfolio of products, and is constantly #CreatingPossible

Gilead Sciences is seeking a Graphic Design Intern to produce high quality posters, logos, infographics, and other visual/print media for the Medical Affairs team

Specific Job Requirements

Works under general supervision of the manager and with occasional review by more senior staff
Creates scientific posters and oral presentations for medical conferences
Performs graphic design responsibilities, which include the development of standardized templates, selection of artwork/images, design and layout, and editing of artwork/images, graphs and tables
Provides assistance developing and formatting PowerPoint presentations and Excel tables and charts
Work with internal employees, external investigators/vendors to create draft and final documents
Optimizes graphics for web and print production
Follows company brand guidelines
Develops, maintains, and communicates project timelines
Participates in the development and maintenance of the Medical Affairs SharePoint site


Strong graphic design skills and visual communications skills, including knowledge of color, typography, iconography, space, and texture
Experience providing on-demand graphical support to customers
Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
Experience with HTML and SharePoint is a bonus
Strong project management skills
Strong communication and customer service skills
Must be able to work independently
Online portfolio demonstrating strong graphic and visual design, typography, and conceptual skills
Specific Education and Experience Requirements
Actively pursuing a BA degree or Masters degree
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