Junior Design and Photography Fellow

The Players' Tribune, New York, NY

The Voice Of The Game

Position:  Junior Design and Photography Fellow

Location: New York City

Position type: Contract-based, paid

Length: 3-months

Our Junior Design and Photography fellowship is a hands-on program in which members are exposed to all aspects of the design and photography processes at The Players’ Tribune. Our Junior Fellows will assist in the ideation and creation of graphics for multiple platforms, and will gain first-hand experience in seeing an idea through all stages of creation. The goal of the program is to offer an immersive experience in which participants take part in and observe all facets of our design and photography processes, and can gain valuable insight into the various elements that inform our visual identify as a brand.

In this role, you will:

  • Work alongside designers to offer design support across a variety of teams including US and international content teams, sales, marketing, etc, as needed
  • Create graphics for short & long form videos for all platforms to which we publish content
  • Create fun and shareable self-contained interactive animations for platforms like Instagram and Youtube
  • Aid in the production of a variety of design templates for - but not limited to - social media graphics, banners, and email newsletters
  • Support TPT staff on in-house photo shoots and productions as needed
  • Assist in the organization and tagging of images and graphics within TPT’s database

Who we’re looking for:

  • Passion for all aspects of design and branding
  • Advanced working knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop and After Effects is a must
  • Interest and familiarity with social media, sports, consumer trends, pop culture, and current events a plus
  • A competitive drive -- you enjoy winning and really going for it
  • Ability to take direction and work in a dynamic environment

About The Players' Tribune

The Players’ Tribune is a new media company that provides athletes with a platform to connect directly with their fans, in their own words. Founded by Derek Jeter, The Players’ Tribune publishes first-person stories from athletes, providing unique insight into the daily sports conversation. Through impactful and powerful long- and short-form stories, video series and podcasts, The Players’ Tribune brings fans closer than ever to the games they love.

Want to learn more about The Players' Tribune? Visit The Players' Tribune's website.