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.
The Senior Designer will be responsible for cover design as well as for preparing the cover and jacket mechanicals for printing. Working with the Art Director, Production, Pre-press and Managing Ed, they assemble all the pieces and record all the changes and corrections. Thus, the position requires a thorough working knowledge of InDesign specifically, and the Adobe suite generally. The Sr. Designer will also oversee the interiors of the book, creating templates and styles for designers to replicate throughout the book. The Sr. Designer must interpret a range of subjects in the non-fiction genre in unique and engaging ways. They should have a keen cultural awareness and be a thoughtful and curious collaborator.
Previous experience in book design highly preferred.
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