Design Manager

Mar 04, 2013
Apr 03, 2013
Maureen Long
Full Time
RedNova Learning Inc., part of the Macmillan Publishing Group, is looking for a creative and motivated Design Manager to join its new English Language Teaching (ELT) publishing company setting up in Palmetto Bay, Miami, FL.

The successful candidate will have extensive experience of design management (print and digital), strong interpersonal, creative and technical design skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines. They will need to work closely with editors and designers working on projects across the different market sectors. The role will involve line management of designers within the team to ensure an effective design process at all stages of the project.

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

- At least two years’ experience of managing a large and expanding team with a variety of needs
- A comprehensive knowledge of publishing processes (print and digital)
- 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
- Excellent creative design skills
- 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
- An interest in Latin American or East Asian culture and education
- At least two years experience of preparing materials for print and digital delivery
- Experience of reporting to a range of senior stakeholders

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.

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

To Apply: Please apply by sending a résumé and covering letter together in one-document with confirmation of your current salary.

*** Please upload both your resume and cover letter into one document. Our system only allows a single file upload. Applications without the required documents will not be considered. If you can not create a single document to include all of the requirements for posting, please reply to the thank you message you will receive after you apply.

RedNova Learning Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To learn more about RedNova Learning, please visit our web site at

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