Our Putnam imprint is seeking an Assistant Art Director to work on titles for the imprints commercial fiction list including all phases of design through production. Working closely with the Executive Creative Director, this position will discuss direction for assigned titles and well as commission and design art work for approval. Upon completion of design conception, the Assistant Art Director hands titles to the Production Department with an eye to solicitation proofing and final jacket deadlines.
Additionally, this position will be responsible for hiring and art directing illustrators and photographers on cover projects and for hiring and working with freelance designers on cover designs through to final mechanical form.
Please apply to join us if you meet the following requirements:
Minimum of 4 years book design experience
Ability to meet deadlines
Strong multitasking skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, etc.)
To apply, please send your resume and cover letter with salary requirements.
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