Design Intern (for credit)

Location
New York
Posted
Mar 26, 2014
Closes
Apr 25, 2014
Contact
Andrea Worthington
Duration
Internship
Open Road Integrated Media has an opening for a school-credit intern to work in its design department.

The design intern will assist the design department in a number of tasks related to ebook and print design and production, including creating book covers, typesetting book interiors, researching stock art images, preparing files for press, and departmental administrative tasks such as scanning and folder organization.

This is a fast-paced, high-profile startup—details and deadlines are of the essence. The right individual will have the unique opportunity to experience all aspects of the book design process in a next-generation publishing environment.

Primary Responsibilities

•Assistance with book cover creation
•Stock image and rights research for book covers
•Creation of back ads
•Typesetting print editions
•Input corrections of proofread book interiors
•Create marketing materials such as Reader’s Guides and Author Bios
•Add OR cobranding to publishing partner book covers; create cobranding templates as needed

Requirements

•Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, particularly InDesign.
•Strong attention to detail
•Ability to juggle multiple and varied tasks
•Demonstrated interest in design, layout creation, and next-generation publishing
•Knowledge of ereader devices helpful

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Andrea Worthington, Art Director, at aworthington@openroadmedia.com.