Posted 07 February 2024

Don’t miss: Internships with Art&Graft, plus opportunities for junior designers

Direct from our Opportunities Board this week, we have some unmissable opportunities for emerging creatives looking to break into animation, motion design and performance – including internships with Art&Graft, a junior design role with Craft Agency and an artworking position at Sunhouse Creative. Plus, we have a spate of events to keep your calendars full – including CLIP’s very own workshop at Tate Britain and panel discussion on all things art direction. Scroll down to check out all these exciting opportunities!

What is Art Direction? – Creative Lives in Progress

Based: Online
Type:
Event
Date: 29 Feb 2024
Register by: 14 Feb 2024

So you’re curious about the world of art direction but don’t know where to start. What kind of work do art directors do, what roles are available for entry-level talent and what skills might you need to work in this area? Have your burning questions answered at our next event as we'll be hosting a panel of brilliant industry experts who know all about this field. So if you’re a UK-based creative in the first year of your career and curious about being an art director, be sure to sign up!

Read more about this opportunity here.

Ready to Network? Workshop – Tate Britain and Creative Lives in Progress

Based: London
Type:
Event
Date: 9 Feb 2024

Join us at Tate Britain for a free, interactive session on all things creative careers and making connections. This is a chance to network and meet fellow emerging creatives in a relaxed setting. Expect top tips, creative exercises and an opportunity to ask career-related questions, as we’ll be on hand to talk you through how we can help support you on your career journey.

Read more about this opportunity here.

Middleweight Events Producer – Creative Lives in Progress

Based: London, Hybrid
Type:
Full-Time Job
Salary:
£27,500 to £33,000
Opportunity closes:
18 Feb 2024

Are you passionate about producing engaging experiences for emerging creatives? We’re on the lookout for an events producer! Last year, we were thrilled to welcome hundreds of emerging creatives to our events, which included networking workshops at Tate Britain, portfolio reviews with Google Creative Lab, as well as meet and greets with industry pros from the likes of Wieden+Kennedy, Nike and Spotify. In this role, you’ll be overseeing the successful production of our events programming and producing impactful experiences for our attendees.

Read more about this opportunity here.

Junior Packaging Designer – Craft Agency

Based: Leeds
Type:
Full-Time Job
Salary:
£20,000 to £25,000
Opportunity closes:
29 Feb 2024

Want to join a multidisciplinary packaging agency with a key focus on sustainability? Leeds-based Craft Agency is hiring a junior packaging designer to come up with concepts that elevate brands and get people talking. This is an exciting opportunity for you to hone your craft across a number of exciting projects while having your finger on the pulse of the latest trends and techniques.

Read more about this opportunity here.

Art&Graft Internship Programme 2024 – Art&Graft

Based: London
Type:
Internship
Salary:
London Living Wage
Opportunity closes:
31 March 2024

Art&Graft has launched their 2024 Internship Programme for aspiring designers and young creatives who want to enter the motion design and animation industry. This is a paid opportunity to gain insight and hands-on experience as you’ll be working across a range of projects and briefs from both commercial partnerships and internal studio projects.

Read more about this opportunity here.

Junior Social Media Executive – Pentland Brands

Based: London
Type:
Fixed-Term Job
Salary:
£24,700
Opportunity closes:
21 April 2024

Are you obsessed with social media and keen to join a business that touches the lives of millions? Pentland Brands is looking for a passionate junior social media executive to join the Kickers UK brand team. Working closely with the creative content and community manager, you will be responsible for creating content and assisting the execution of their social strategy.

Read more about this opportunity here.

Dinosaurs Gallery Illustration Commission – Hastings Museum and Art Gallery

Based: East Sussex
Type:
Commission
Fee:
£2,000
Opportunity closes:
12 Feb 2024

Are you an illustrator based in East Sussex with a knack for depicting natural history? Hastings Museum and Art Gallery is reimagining their Dinosaurs Gallery and on the lookout for a talented illustrator to create fresh, contemporary and information-rich visuals. You'll get to work with the museum team to research and plan a series of artworks for a variety of usages.

Read more about this opportunity here.

Evaluator – Craftspace

Based: Birmingham
Type:
Project
Fee:
£1,800
Opportunity Closes:
26 Feb 2024

If you’re passionate about bridging art and activism, Craftspace is seeking a freelance evaluator for a project that is empowering LGBTQ+ and d/Deaf young people to take creative action in response to the climate emergency. You’ll be helping to capture stories of impact from young people connected to the programme and getting their voices heard.

Read more about this opportunity here.

Launch Bursaries – Cinema For All

Based: UK-wide
Type:
Bursary
Fee:
£300
Opportunity Closes:
29 Feb 2024

Want to start your very own community cinema? Apply to Launch, Cinema For All’s online coaching programme to help you get your community cinema started with confidence. The programme involves workshops, free equipment hire and a £300 bursary to put on your first screening in the summer of 2024.

Read more about this opportunity here.

Open Auditions – Told by an Idiot

Based: West Midlands
Type:
Freelance
Salary:
£545 per week
Opportunity Closes:
14 Feb 2024

Told by an Idiot is looking for six early-career learning-disabled performers and four early-career non-learning disabled performers to join them for a unique project. Hosted in collaboration with The Rep and Open Theatre, this week-long intensive aims to address diversity in the wider arts infrastructure and help participants take responsibility for their creativity in new ways. The project will finish with a performance at The Rep in Birmingham.

Read more about this opportunity here.

Junior Artworker – Sunhouse Creative

Based: Bath
Type:
Full-Time Job
Salary:
National Living Wage
Opportunity Closes:
23 April 2024

Want to join a brand design agency combining strategic curiosity with creative vision? Sunhouse Creative is looking for a junior artworker to produce highly accurate print and digital assets to drive a consistent brand experience for consumers. The successful candidate will support the successful rollout and optimisation of well known household brands across a range of platforms.

Read more about this opportunity here.

None of these opportunities for you? Head over to our Opportunities Board page to see what other opportunities are in store:

Written by Creative Lives in Progress