Junior Designer, Simon & Schuster Children's Books
CBS Business Unit: Simon & Schuster
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US
Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, 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.
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. 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.
Prior experience in children's book design preferred
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