Children's Book Designer

Ref#: 36389
CBS Business Unit: Simon & Schuster
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US

About Us:
Simon & Schuster, a division of ViacomCBS, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.

The Children's Book group at Simon & Schuster is looking to hire a Designer to design approximately 30 unique books per year in multiple formats, including novelty and board books, early readers, chapter books, 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 working 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.


Proficiency in Adobe suite (InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator in particular). Excellent communication skills, and an eagerness to learn. 3 to 5 years relevant experience.

EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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