Summer Design Intern

Wellington, New Zealand · Design


Role Purpose

To support the Sharesies team in making investing easy, accessible and appealing for New Zealanders.

Key responsibilities:

What you'll do:

Over the summer months Sharesies is sharing the love and would like a design intern (paid) come work in-house to put their skills towards 'real-life' projects. Whether you’re interested in video, web, product design, marketing design, illustration or motion/animation. Demonstrate your skills to us and we’ll assess them—if selected we’ll have a go at fitting you into a role that suits.

Reports to: Design Chief

Direct Reports: None

Key relationships: Internal: the Sharesies team, External: suppliers, external advisors

When: November 2019 to February 2020

Hours: As required

This position description is intended merely as a guideline of the responsibilities involved in the position. The employee is expected to perform any other duties as reasonably required by their Manager.


A bit about you:

You’re self-motivated and good at taking a task and running with it. You get stuck in, you see something needs to be done and you sort it out. You delight people with the way you go above and beyond making their day that much better.

Most importantly you're keen to dig in and help, contributing a cheerful, positive vibe at Sharesies.

Essential skills:


A bit about us

Our purpose is to create a more financially empowered generation. We believe that everyone deserves the chance to live the life they choose. Everyone deserves the right to be able to grow their wealth, and everyone should be able to invest. We’re developing a new generation of investor, one pay-day a time.

In a little over two years we've helped over 55,000 people invest over $75m! We've made investing engaging, accessible and straight-up for realsies.

Oh, hang on a minute! We're also Wellington's latest Gold awards “Cyber Gold” recipient, as well as last year’s "best emerging product" recipient, and Deloitte Fast 50 Rising Star.

We believe:

Our values

What we offer in return:

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