Genuine Parts Careers

IT Intern, Visual Designer - Digital CoE (Summer)


Job Description

Job ID: 215778
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Description

Ready for a challenging and rewarding internship? This is your opportunity to work hands on with the leading automotive parts company and unleash your technology skills to move our business forward!

The Digital Content Services Center of Excellence at GPC is offering a 2018 Visual Design Intern role on the customer experience team. As a Junior Visual Designer Intern will be involved in day-to-day Design support for our existing digital channels and for future digital initiatives. The Intern will have the exciting opportunity to help shape and deliver on strategies by using market intelligence and insights to influence the digital operations of a Fortune 200 company.

The Intern will be responsible for assisting with multiple projects in any function, process, or business unit within the Company. While the Intern will report through the GPC Digital Content Services, throughout the internship, the Intern will be exposed to several other departments within the organization and may be required to assist in other areas as necessary.


  • Currently pursuing a BFA or BA in Graphic Design, Marketing, User Interface Design

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

  • Graphic design experience is a plus 

  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, Java, Javascript, and jQuery

  • Excellent written, communication, and presentation skills.

  • Possess confidence, flexibility and be a team player

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks at once and prioritize work

  • Ability to communicate with individuals across all levels of the organization

  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail

  • Overall grade point average of at least 2.75

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (especially Excel)

  • Strong work ethic


The Junior designer would work hand in hand with the CX, CM, and Marketing groups on UI & marketing support for NOL, NAPA Canada, EIS, PPSE, NXP, NAPA Instore Kiosk and ProLink Channels. 

Below channels with design opportunities in:

  • User Interface design

  • Prototype & Mockup builds

  • Marketing Asset Creation

  • Style Guide Creation

  • Stock Photo Search

  • Competitive Analysis

  • UI Motion Design/Animation and Presentation Production

Closing Statement

Genuine Parts Company (GPC) is a service organization engaged in the distribution of automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products and electrical/electronic materials.  Our products and services are offered through a network of over 2,000 operations, geographically located across the United States, Canada and Mexico.

With over 80 years of distribution expertise, our well-positioned, regionally located distribution centers provide us with the unique ability to adapt our product and service lines to better suit our customers' needs.  GPC's commitment and reputation for just-in-time service position us as a critical partner in our customers' success.

GPC began to diversify its product lines over 30 years ago into several end-markets with strong growth opportunities.  Although each product is unique, we have leveraged more than 80 years of distribution know-how to manage these businesses the GPC way - continually improving operating and distribution efficiencies.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.