Job Description: Quayside Publishing Minneapolis is seeking an experienced, energetic, and creative individual with both leadership and supervisory experience, as well as demonstrated book design experience featuring strong skills in page- and cover-design, layout, typography, and time management for the role of Creative Director. This position encompasses a wide range of creative and organizational responsibilities including conceptualization, management and supervision of internal staff and freelance resources.Responsibilities:• Supervise and offer creative direction to a staff of 3-4 design managers.• Conceptualize covers and interior page designs of books with an innovative and cutting edge design sensibility. • Hiring and managing freelance page layout and cover designers for illustrated and narrative books, including contracting and approval of invoices.• Gather and prepare file packages for delivery to production staff and printers.• Review of color proofs for covers and interior pages. • Manage schedules in accordance with directions from Managing Editor.• Archiving of all project files.Requirements:• Four-year degree in design/art, or equivalent work experience.• Minimum of 5 years of relevant print publishing experience.• Minimum of 2 years experience in a leadership/administrative role with subordinate staff. • Knowledge of typography, graphic design, book manufacturing technology, printing and production methods.• Mastery of all graphic programs, including InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator.• A working knowledge of current industry and design trends.• Good written and oral communication skills.• Demonstrated organizational skills and attention to detail. For consideration, please submit resume & salary requirements to HR@quaysidepub.com.No phone calls please.