Internship Opportunities

How to apply?

If you would like to apply for a position, please forward your CV and representative samples of your work (where relevant, no larger than A4) to:

admin@surrealstudios.co.ke
Surreal Studios
P.O. box 81169-80100,
Mombasa, Kenya

Internships

CAD Technician

Responsibilities
• Prepare, develop and edit, under the guidance of the project leader, drawings, models, images and other documents relating to the design
• Thorough knowledge of and compliance with design procedures and
standards
Qualities & skills required

Essential
• Able to demonstrate ability to undertake the above responsibilities
• Excellent proficiency using Archicad
• Evidence of a good design understanding e.g. a good design portfolio
• Excellent organisational skills
• Able to manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information
• Resilient to cope with conflicting demands, able to prioritise duties and work
effectively under pressure and meet deadlines efficiently

Desirable
• Ability to use some of the following: Archicad, PhotoShop, Sketchup, Artlantis, Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Internet Explorer

3D Artist

Responsibilities
• Assist the Partner in the creation of images depicting proposals for Surreal Studios
• Able to create digital paintings in 3D programs/Photoshop, from conceptual depictions to showing
the amount of detail a design holds
• Able to use hand sketches and utilise 3D information to create digital imagery
• Responsible for rendering drawings in 3D programs and/or Photoshop by taking hand drawn visuals from
line drawing through to a completed coloured presentation standard
• Participate in a small team responsible for the final presentation images for the company’s competitions and projects
• Responsible for the maintenance and documentation of illustration standards such as
working methods, animation libraries and archiving of final images
• To contribute, or otherwise assist as qualities and skills required
• Able to demonstrate ability to undertake the above responsibilities
• An advanced proficiency in 3D rendering applications and Adobe Photoshop
• A three dimensional and spatial understanding of buildings including shadow and light
• A good understanding of scale and compositional techniques relating to the virtual
environment
• Be familiar with methods of image production and printing processes
• Able to manage and prioritise tasks and time efficiently
• A flexible and open attitude towards new ways of working and commitment to
independent, life long learning
• Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines efficiently
• Excellent organisational skills
• Able to manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information
• Self motivated and able to take responsibility
• Able to demonstrate initiative and a proactive approach to daily tasks
• Good interpersonal skills and able to work independently and as part of an effective
team
• Flexible attitude
• Able to build good relationships at all levels, internally and externally
• Resilient to cope with conflicting demands, able to prioritise duties and work
effectively under pressure
• Due to the nature of the position and the requirement to meet deadlines there will be a
requirement to work additional hours as necessary

Desirable
• Knowledge of 3D Studiomax, InDesign, Sketchup and Illustrator or equivalent would be desirable

Social Media

Do you have passion for social media?
The Social Media Intern (up to a 3 months with opportunity for permanent assignment) is primarily responsible for serving as the face of our company’s Online presence, responding to and engaging clients in conversation, and responding to inquiries on Social Media Accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube & Google+).

A secondary and equally important responsibility is offline marketing, PR and events coordination.

Essential Functions:
• Assist in the creation and implementation of marketing strategy and tactics
• Perform social media market research
• Collect and analyze marketing data to develop and adjust marketing plans
• Assemble/create client activity reports
• Assist in marketing and public relations projects with outside vendors/partners
• Maintain good client relations through professionalism in all functions of customer service
• Contribute to blog, Facebook and Twitter pages
• Perform other duties as requested

Have a clear understanding and be able to work in the following digital and print Marketing channels defined as:
• Websites
• Content Creation/Management
• Advertising
• Media Planning/Buying
• Social Media
• Marketing/Collateral/Direct

Qualifications, Attributes & Experience:

• College student/graduate majoring in marketing, advertising or communications desired
• Familiarity with all aspects of social media
• Detail oriented with the ability to multi-task
• Strong writing and speaking skills
• Ability to communicate and maintain a professional demeanor
• Strong work ethic and positive attitude
• Basic Photoshop and Illustrator skills preferred
• Proficient in Microsoft Office suite
• Highly organized and task oriented
• Excellent critical thinking skills
• Must have a laptop, smart phone and modem
• A passion for social media and all things digital
• Social media marketing experience highly desired
• Graphic design and photo editing skills highly desired
• Must have a desire to work and success
• Must be business minded
• Ability to work in a team and handle extra demands
• Ability to work well under pressure
• Analytical, Creative
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Enrolled in a diploma/degree in Journalism, Public Relations, Sales and marketing and other related courses

Graphic Design

Do you have passion for social media?
The Social Media Intern (up to a 3 months with opportunity for permanent assignment) is primarily responsible for serving as the face of our company’s Online presence, responding to and engaging clients in conversation, and responding to inquiries on Social Media Accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube & Google+).

A secondary and equally important responsibility is offline marketing, PR and events coordination.

Essential Functions:
• Assist in the creation and implementation of marketing strategy and tactics
• Perform social media market research
• Collect and analyze marketing data to develop and adjust marketing plans
• Assemble/create client activity reports
• Assist in marketing and public relations projects with outside vendors/partners
• Maintain good client relations through professionalism in all functions of customer service
• Contribute to blog, Facebook and Twitter pages
• Perform other duties as requested

Have a clear understanding and be able to work in the following digital and print Marketing channels defined as:
• Websites
• Content Creation/Management
• Advertising
• Media Planning/Buying
• Social Media
• Marketing/Collateral/Direct

Qualifications, Attributes & Experience:

• College student/graduate majoring in marketing, advertising or communications desired
• Familiarity with all aspects of social media
• Detail oriented with the ability to multi-task
• Strong writing and speaking skills
• Ability to communicate and maintain a professional demeanor
• Strong work ethic and positive attitude
• Basic Photoshop and Illustrator skills preferred
• Proficient in Microsoft Office suite
• Highly organized and task oriented
• Excellent critical thinking skills
• Must have a laptop, smart phone and modem
• A passion for social media and all things digital
• Social media marketing experience highly desired
• Graphic design and photo editing skills highly desired
• Must have a desire to work and success
• Must be business minded
• Ability to work in a team and handle extra demands
• Ability to work well under pressure
• Analytical, Creative
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Enrolled in a diploma/degree in Journalism, Public Relations, Sales and marketing and other related courses