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Book Designer

Location:
Central London
Salary:
Available on request
Date Posted:
11 Jul 2018
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Reference:
7164
Job Description

A leading independent trade publisher has an exciting opportunity for a Designer to join their team based in central London.  You will produce high quality design for a range of non-fiction illustrated books, specialising in media tie-in titles, ranging from the latest blockbuster movies to the very best the gaming world has to offer.

Key duties:

  • Follow briefs to produce high quality design work for cover and interiors of illustrated books
  • Check design work, ensuring it is consistent and accurate and files are ready to print
  • Ensure design work is delivered on time and to budget
  • Attend meetings and provide guidance on potential design improvements
  • Ensure studio files are updated with clients’ briefs
  • Answer queries and act as studio’s main contact when required

Experience / skills required:

  • Proven design experience in highly illustrated books is essential
  • Experience of designing book covers and layouts, creating templates from own concepts
  • Excellent knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and X-Press
  • Solid knowledge of typography and colour correcting
  • Able to work under pressure and to meet tight deadlines with strong communication skills
  • A creative and flexible approach to work, able to adapt quickly and take feedback
  • A degree in Graphic Design or equivalent would be advantageous 

Applications ASAP, please.

For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to clarechan@atwoodtate.co.uk

Contact:             Clare Chan
Tel:                    0203 574 4428

Atwood Tate embraces diversity and seeks to promote the benefits of diversity in all of our business activities and to develop a business culture that reflects that belief. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief.