Designer/Senior Designer Vacancy

Opportunity within the Palgrave Macmillan Design Department
At Palgrave Macmillan we publish serious non-fiction for students, professionals, scholars and the general reader. We seek to recruit a Designer/Senior Designer to join our hard-working and creative Design team

Designer/Senior Designer
In this role you will work on jacket design for the scholarly books commissioned by our team in New York and read by researchers in Universities worldwide, and our high profile Professional Business and Finance books. Working closely with production and editorial colleagues you will supply print-ready files for over 300 new books per year

The successful candidate will have:

  • experience in a similar role
  • a degree in graphic design
  • experience of coaching and/or management preferable
  • expert knowledge and experience of Indesign and Adobe Creative Suite
  • the energy and organisational skills to meet deadlines
You will need to build strong working relationships with your colleagues in New York so you will also be flexible, collaborative and adept at keeping colleagues informed by phone and email. This role would be ideal for someone wishing to take the next step in their design career.

Applicants must have an existing right to live and work in the United Kingdom. The level of appointment will be commensurate with experience.

For more information about the Macmillan group, please visit our website: Welcome to Macmillan Publishers
Applicants must have an existing right to live and work in the United Kingdom.

To apply, please submit your CV and a covering letter confirming your current salary, with three examples of your design work and quoting reference PAL/034/11 via our online recruitment site: Empower Internet Recruitment V2.0

Closing date: Friday 19th August 2011

Macmillan Publishers Ltd