Company: Penguin Random House US
Requisition ID: 9032
The Crown Publishing Group is seeking a Designer for our cover art department. This role works closely with the Art Director to create original covers and mechanicals.
Our ideal candidate is creative, organized, process-oriented, passionate about publishing and has 1-2 years design experience.
The Designer will be responsible for:
Creating original covers, illustrations and photo research.
Designing mechanicals, trafficking work, and preparing and delivering files for print.
Additional requirements for the position include:
- Passion and expertise for Typography and Design.
- Thorough knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator.
- Print production knowledge and skills.
- Ability to organize, prioritize, and work independently to meet deadlines.
- Collaborative spirit and positive attitude when working with internal and external partners.
- Ability to think creatively to be an effective problem solver.
Please include a link to your portfolio.
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