Associate Designer / Children’s Books
The associate designer will be an integral part of early formulation of Page Street Kids, the children’s book list launching in Fall 2018 from Page Street Publishing, distributed by Macmillan and named by Publisher’s Weekly as one of the fastest growing companies in the business. The right candidate will learn and handle cover and interior design as well as art direction, and will work closely with the publisher, creative director, and associate children’s editors in this start up environment.
Candidates should demonstrate their passion for picture books and have a strong eye for quality illustration that matches Page Street’s vision. Must be proficient in Indesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Relevant experience in the children’s book industry is an asset, especially in a bookstore or library setting. Comfort as a speaker in group settings as well as strong person to person communication skills are a must.
The salary is $35,000 annually, with yearly reviews. Benefits include 80% of healthcare policy
coverage, a healthy personal time off policy, and work-from-home Wednesdays.
Please e-mail cover letter, resume, and portfolio link.
How To Apply
NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.