Junior Designer, Digital & Marketing
The Junior Designer, Digital & Marketing position is responsible for collaborating with our creative, production, sales, marketing, publicity, and distribution teams to create materials for print, e-books, apps, and Web-based platforms. DUTIESSpecific duties include: * Conceive and design sales, marketing and publicity materials including ads (print and digital), displays, posters, postcards, tote bags, event kits, and other sales and marketing items. * Conceive and design catalogs for domestic and foreign rights markets. * Conceive, create and supply a variety of images for the Web. * Coordinate schedules to ensure timely production and delivery of sales, marketing and publicity materials (print and digital). * Provide design support for industry trade shows, including signage and booth materials. * Transition print layouts for e-book conversion and release. * Develop original layouts for e-book and app release. * Ensure consistency and quality of content, aesthetics, and functionality for e-books and apps. * Research and develop innovative formats for digital platforms, including e-book, Web and apps. * Coordinate creation of physical mock-ups for print titles and materials. * Participate in Quirk’s digital initiatives through regular meetings and project-specific meetings. * Provide general design support for our creative, production, sales, marketing, publicity, and distribution teams as needed. QUALIFICATIONS * Background in publishing, with 1-3 years experience in print/digital design preferred. * Background in marketing preferred, and background in book design a strong plus. * Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite required, with emphasis on InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. * Experience with HTML, CSS, and Flash a strong plus. * Experience with e-book and app creation a strong plus. * Knowledge of QuarkXPress preferred. * Active interest in digital design trends and developments. * Exceptional organization skills and the ability to handle multiple projects on deadline. * Bachelor’s degree required. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.