Jobs

Join our team.

Join a team of dynamic, bright, fun, and motivated individuals at Larta. We are looking for individuals that want to be a part of the organization's growth and enjoy working in a fast-paced, hardworking, energetic environment.

How to Apply

Please send a customized cover letter, resume and recent design samples from your portfolio to jobs@larta.org. Please include your availability in the cover letter.


  • Programs Intern

    Job Description

    Larta Institute is seeking a highly-motivated self-starter with exceptional multi-tasking and writing skills and interest in working in an entrepreneurial environment. This internship is a great opportunity to get your feet wet in the intersection of innovation and entrepreneurship. As Larta continues to expand its reach globally, we’re looking for key support and forward thinking. Candidates’ majors and interests should align with our organizational mission and culture to ensure a good fit for the internship.

    The programs intern must possess the ability to efficiently manage their time and be extremely detail oriented. Excellent analytical, verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills are necessary to be successful at this position. The intern will support Larta’s Programs team in the following ways:

    • Create PowerPoint presentations and marketing materials,
    • Communicate with high-level members within Larta's networks (e.g. mentors, grantees, clients, industry) as well as the Larta executive management team,
    • Think strategically about every task assigned, and possible ways to improve efficiency,
    • Organize various events, meetings, and conferences; and
    • Assist with programs execution, as needed.

    In addition to excellent written and verbal communication skills, we are looking for applicants that are interested in, quick to learn, and, ideally, already familiar with vocabulary, concepts, and theories of innovation, entrepreneurship and international development. Solid knowledge of Microsoft applications is essential. Work-study students are preferred and encouraged to apply.

    Hourly Pay: $ 12/hr

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  • Graphic Design Internship

    Job Description

    We are looking for a highly motivated design intern to contribute their creative voice and design sensibilities to our small, dynamic team. We work in an exciting, fast-paced, start-up environment that can sometimes tend towards the eccentric. We seek a designer who is excited about entrepreneurship and innovation, and is looking to be a part of an organization in the process of taking its branding and marketing to the next level. As our in-house creative expert, you must be ready to jump in on anything and everything marketing and design-related. Candidates are required to commit to a minimum of 4 months to the internship, and at least 20 hours per week.

    Applicants available to start immediately will be given preference.

    Responsibilities:

    • Provide design support to the External Relations, Business Development and Programs teams
    • Produce artwork and provide creative input for marketing collateral such as the company annual report, brochures/flyers, event signs and email blasts
    • Provide design solutions for the company website, blog, e-newsletter among other online channels

    About You

    • Fluent in Adobe Creative Suite 4
    • Ability to present content in a visually appealing manner
    • Strong sense of visual design concepts, e.g. color theory, typography, positive/negative space, etc.
    • Have a clear understanding of branding and the ability to design with a consistent look and feel
    • A quick learner, able to work independently and open to working on a diverse set of projects
    • A visual thinker with strong attention to detail

    Hourly Pay: $ 12/hr

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