Children's Book Cover DesignerApply
To design and art direct approximately 20-30 titles per year in multiple genres and formats including novelty and board books, novels, early readers, and picture books. In addition, the Designer collaborates with editors, licensors, and other designers on projects, conceptualizes cover ideas, commissions art, and executes their ideas into the final cover and interior of each book, as well as works with our Production team, through proofing process and color correction, to finished book. The Designer must have a strong creative sense and the ability to be inventive while keeping the focus on the target audience. The Designer must also be knowledgeable about the book production process.
3-5 years of children’s book or related design experience. Post-graduate or Art School design degree—emphasis on publishing/book design a plus. Excellent knowledge of graphics design software including InDesign, Adobe PhotoShop, and Adobe Illustrator. Experience with packaging or 3-dimentional design for novelty books, a plus.