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Designer - Children's

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Creative Designer to join the world's largest publisher of children's books. You will be responsible for designing their best selling picture books from baby books to Young Adults, working on a variety of new and exciting non-fiction and fiction projects including licensing.

Based in central London You will be highly creative, imaginative with strong design experience, within children's publishing.

Key Responsibilities

  • Producing design concepts / book jackets
  • Creating novelty formats
  • Designing commercial trade and co-ed friendly children's books
  • Communication with all members of the design and publishing teams

The ideal candidate will be able to work as part of a team, keep to tight deadlines and must have a good knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, or other design software. Our client is looking for candidates who have passion and drive in designing books - this is an exciting time to join, please do get in touch if you feel this role is for you.

This role is a Hybrid working role.

For a full description of the role, please send your CV with a brief paragraph outlining your relevant skills.

Closing Date: Early applications may be prioritised.

** Inspired Search & Selection are a publishing recruitment specialist who operate an Equal Opportunities policy. We treat all employees and job applicants fairly and equally regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, disability or union membership status.

In May 2019, Inspired Search & Selection pledged to promote The Book Trade Charity. As a charity, BTBS offer financial help to people (particularly those under the age of 30) looking for jobs in the book trade, including help with interview costs, to help support paid internships and work experience and for other opportunities for development. Please follow this link to check eligibility and further support.

Designer - Children's

Children's Publishing, Trade
Fiction, Non Fiction, Publishing, Trade, Licensing, Design

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