JOB OVERVIEW

We have an excellent opportunity for a Junior Designer who has a passion for children’s books and the publishing industry.

DUTIES

  • Follow a brief and work with other members of the Creative Team on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Work to schedules, ensuring deadlines are met
  • Produce page designs using InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator, ensuring the Design Team’s agreed procedures and styles are adhered to
  • Ensure the timely delivery of print-ready artwork to the Production Team
  • Check and approve proofs and plotters as required by the Production Team in  accordance with agreed schedules
  • Liaise with the Sales and Production Teams

IDEAL CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • Have a passion for children’s books
  • Have a real design flair and are innovative and creative, with strong awareness of current trends
  • Have an excellent understanding of design principles, such as colour, typography and composition
  • Have a high level of creativity and must enjoy working with others and discussing creative ideas
  • Must be very organised, motivated and be able to work well under pressure, with a high attention to detail and excellent time-management skills
  • Will be proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite

To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit a cover letter, CV and design portfolio (if appropriate) to careers@makebelieveideas.com for review.