Managing Designer

Location
Miami
Posted
Dec 18, 2012
Closes
Jan 17, 2013
Contact
Maureen Long
Duration
Full Time
RedNova Learning Inc., part of the Macmillan Publishing Group, is looking for creative and motivated Managing Designers to join its new English Language Teaching (ELT) publishing company setting up in Palmetto Bay, near Miami, FL.

The successful candidate will have extensive experience of design project management (print and digital), strong interpersonal, creative and technical design skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines. They will play a key role in overseeing components through to final product from a design perspective, working with freelance designers, and the in-house publishing team, to ensure that high quality creative design is achieved.

The ideal candidate will possess excellent project management, team-working and organisational skills, and be able to demonstrate:

- Extensive knowledge of InDesign CS4 / CS6 (with good knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat), Suitcase (or similar font management program), HTML, Javascript, XML, etc
- A good working knowledge of Dreamweaver, Flash and Microsoft Office
- Strong creative design skills
- A comprehensive knowledge of publishing processes (print and digital)
- Strong organizational, project management and administrative skills
- The ability to manage a varied and demanding workload
- The ability to work on his/her own initiative and as part of a team
- Strong communication and negotiation skills
- A positive attitude and commitment to aims of the department
- An interest in Latin American or East Asian culture and education
- At least two years experience of preparing materials for print and digital delivery

This is an exciting and challenging opportunity for a proactive and results focused individual to be a part of our new publishing team as it develops and grows.

Applicants must have an existing right to live and work in the United States of America.

For more information about RedNova Learning please visit: http://www.rednovalearning.com/

For more information about the Macmillan Publishing Group please visit: http://international.macmillan.com/Default.aspx

This position is based in our non-smoking offices in Palmetto Bay, Florida.

***Please apply by sending a résumé and covering letter which outlines your suitability for the role, together with confirmation of your current salary. Our system only accepts one file, so please upload both your resume and cover letter into one document. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.