CBS Corporation Interior Book Designer, Simon & Schuster in New York, New York
Interior Book Designer, Simon & Schuster
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY, US
Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.
This talented, detail-oriented individual will be responsible for developing original interior book designs for fiction, simple nonfiction, and ebooks for Simon & Schuster’s namesake imprint. The designer will create design samples, build InDesign documents, and prepare final files and PDFs for the printer. The designer will work closely with our Desktop Composition, Production Editorial, Managing Editorial, Production Management, Digital, and Editorial departments.
Minimum of 2 years of professional book design and composition experience
Proficiency with Adobe InDesign
Comprehensive knowledge of InDesign composition best practices
Excellent written and verbal communication
Ability to prioritize many projects and work skillfully under tight deadlines
Familiarity with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop a plus
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled