Associate Art Director / Senior Designer for Books

New York
Apr 30, 2014
May 30, 2014
Ms. Diane Lamphron
Full Time
Small, hands-on Art Department seeks a creative Associate Art Director / Senior Designer to produce highly competitive, original covers and interior designs for crafts, lifestyle and art instruction titles. Along with designing multiple titles, this position requires direct follow through on all aspects of the production process for book covers and interiors.

Associate Art Director / Senior Designer to collaborate on assigned titles with knitwear designers, artists, authors and editors. Candidate should have a proven ability to work within tight,
overlapping schedules.

• 6+ years experience as Book Designer in crafts, cookbook and art instruction titles.
Similar experience in magazines, Special Interest Publications and Bookazines will also be considered.

• Strong design skills and thorough knowledge of Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Quark.

• An understanding and appreciation of crafts and the marketplace is required.

• Experience organizing and directing photo shoots and budgets for fashion and still-life is a plus.

• Position reports to Art Director, Managing Editor and Publisher.

When applying, please include :
- Cover letter and resume
- Link to webpage portfolio
- Salary requirements must be indicated to be considered for this position
- Portfolio required for interviews.

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