CBS Corporation Interior Book Designer, Simon & Schuster in New York, New York

Interior Book Designer, Simon & Schuster

REF#: 27204

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY, US

ABOUT 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.

DESCRIPTION:

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.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 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

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled