Laurence King Publishing

Book Designer

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 01 February 2019
Job Listing Added: 10 January 2019

Laurence King Publishing, one of the world’s leading publishers of books in the creative arts, is looking for a talented and singular book designer.

Reporting to the Editorial, Development & Design Manager, and under the direction of our Creative Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for the design of our books and covers across the range of titles including design, art, photography, children’s books and gifts.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join our inhouse creative team. This is a full-time position based in our offices in Angel, Islington.

Experience and Skills required:
• Graphic Design qualification, degree or equivalent
• At least five years’ experience of illustrated book and book cover design, particularly with regard to the design of integrated text and illustration.
• In-depth knowledge of key software packages, including Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Dreamweaver
• Exemplary communication and presentation skills
• Ability to work with a team of inhouse editors, manage a varied workload and work to tight deadlines essential

How to Apply

To apply, please send your CV, covering letter, and a PDF showcasing three examples of relevant work that demonstrate you have the skills for this position to
/>[email protected] Applications via email only please. The closing date is 1 February 2019.