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Junior Book Designer (Children’s)

Available upon request
Date Posted:
05 Feb 2019
Advertising End Date:
28 Mar 2019
Vacancy Type:
Job Description
Are you looking to start your career in book publishing design? We are looking for an enthusiastic Junior Designer to join a trade publisher in Northampton, working on their Children’s books team. This is a maternity cover contract for a period of 1 year starting in June 2019. This an excellent opportunity for a creative, proactive team player looking to start their career as a Designer in book publishing. 
Key Duties:

Assist with the project management of a range of books, from book cover design to layout
Commission illustrators for new projects
Liaise with third-party contributors, ensuring that all projects adhere to the house-style
Ensuring that all files are created in line with the required technical accuracy and design quality levels
Work to set deadlines, making sure that final files are supplied on time. 

Experience/skills required:
Excellent understanding of InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
Good understanding of the design process 
Prior design experience in book publishing highly advantageous
Good communication and interpersonal skills 
Strong problem-solving skills

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

Contact:     Claire Carrington-Smith 
Tel:            01865 339 532

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