The Campbell list is rich and diverse and full of all types of novelty books for children aged 0-6. This design role is ideal for someone who loves working with novelty books and has an understanding of how they work.
It is a busy, stimulating, creative and wide-ranging role – in a typical day, you might be designing and creating cover and internal artwork concepts, roughs and highly finished visuals for different projects; commissioning illustrations; liaising with the editorial and production teams and creating physical mock-ups. You can expect to be involved in, and also lead, design on a range of collaborative and individual projects.
You will work closely with design colleagues, editorial, production and sales teams. You will be responsible for maintaining the high level of design across existing series, delivering new titles and bringing forward new ideas. You will need to have highly effective time management skills which are essential to prioritise your workload and deliver final projects on schedule.
The successful candidate will have:
- At least 3 years children’s book publishing experience
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
- The ability to remain calm under pressure
- Up-to-date knowledge of the Adobe Creative Cloud applications
- Experience of book production and the printing processes are essential
- An understanding of novelty books and how they work
Salary starting from: £32,000
Job Description: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1r2r_od60nrdOQnztBK91mFBGK0aE0-eD/edit?usp=sharing&ouid=105292681...
This is a full time, permanent role, and will be based in our office in Farringdon, London, with some flexibility to work from home each week.
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All applicants must be able to demonstrate the right to live and work in the UK in order to be considered for this role.
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