Initial Commit: Design 2017

Squarespace is powered by design. We offer an entrepreneurial, yet supportive culture, where ideas can come from anywhere and execution is everything. Our Creative team is seeking talented Design Interns who can support the team through all phases of the creative process on current work and new initiatives, as well as any internal creative requests. Whether you’re designing new product features or sophisticated marketing campaigns, you’ll be a driving force behind our message reaching a global audience.

Working closely with a team of highly-skilled designers, engineers, product managers and marketers, you may help create templates, event materials, advertisements, social content, updates to Squarespace.com, and more.Your design mission is to maintain the Squarespace brand aesthetic at all times.

The ideal candidate is self-directed, has a strong portfolio, and is motivated to continually iterate on the best possible design solution. Applications will be accepted through April 30, 2017, and processed on a rolling basis.


  • A foundation in graphic and/or web design
  • Strong understanding of the Squarespace brand and aesthetic
  • Working knowledge of the Squarespace platform preferred
  • Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop
  • Understanding of HTML & CSS a plus
  • Great organizational and multitasking skills
  • Passionate about design and up-to-date on the latest trends and influencers

A link to your portfolio is required for consideration.

Learn more at: initialcommit.squarespace.com.

About Squarespace

Squarespace provides creative tools and services to help anyone build and manage their brand online. For more than a decade, we’ve empowered millions of people — from individuals and local artists to entrepreneurs building the world’s most iconic businesses — to take control of their online presence like never before. By blending elegant design and sophisticated engineering, Squarespace sets the new standard for modern publishing.

Squarespace’s team of more than 500 is headquartered in downtown New York City, with offices in Dublin and Portland. For more information, visit www.squarespace.com/about.

Today, more than a million people around the globe use Squarespace to share different perspectives and experiences with the world. Not only do we embrace and celebrate the diversity of our customer base, but we also strive for the same in our employees. At Squarespace, we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

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