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Designer/Senior Designer

Bloomsbury Publishing k

New York, NY

Apr 16
Job Description

Seeking Graphic Designer who is highly creative, self-motivated, and has excellent organization and communication skills. We publish award-winning literary fiction and non-fiction books and are looking for a talented and creative designer with interest in both.

•Prepare jacket, cover, and interior mechanicals for the printer.
•Organize, design, and manage several projects per season with guidance from Creative Director
•Art research and clearance of art rights
•Provide design support to Creative Director and Assistant Art Director
•Strong Mac skills with knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite software, with strong emphasis in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
•Proven ability to deliver timely, accurate work and demonstrate good follow up and follow through
•BFA College degree or equivalent work experience in Graphic Design, Typography, and/or Illustration preferred
•Detailed oriented with excellent organizational skills
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•book design strongly preferred

NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.

Bloomsbury Publishing

Bloomsbury USA is a general interest publisher of adult and children's books. Established in 1998 as an American subsidiary of Bloomsbury, on the adult side, they are the publisher of the bestselling and award winning books Salvage the Bones (National Book Award Fiction Winner), Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant? (National Book Award Nonfiction Finalist), The Bone Season series, The Finkler Question, Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell, and Kitchen Confidential; as well as works by award-winning writers Gail Godwin, Daniel Handler, Ross King, Johann Hari, Sam Quinones, Carol Anderson, Mark Kurlansky, and EJ Dionne, Jr. Bloomsbury offers competitive compensation and a full suite of benefits including 401(k) match, comprehensive medical, dental, vision, generous PTO, summer Fridays, healthcare savings and flexible spending account, disability and life insurance benefits, and a commuter benefit plan. Bloomsbury is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.