Atwood Tate

Junior Designer (Children's Books)

Based: Northampton
Level: Junior
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Fixed-term
Applications Close: 18 April 2019
Job Listing Added: 19 March 2019

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

How to Apply

For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to
/>[email protected] Contact: Faye Jones
Tel: 01865 339 529