Designer - DK Licensing
The DK Licensing Division produces an extensive range of internationally recognised and best-selling titles for children and adults, based on film, comics, toys, TV and other popular culture tie-ins. We pride ourselves on creating books that offer comprehensive information presented in highly visual, beautifully designed formats, and we work with leading licensors such as Lucasfilm, LEGO, Marvel Comics, Disney and Warner Bros.
We have an exciting opportunity for a creative, enthusiastic and well-organised designer to work on our book list.
Reporting to the Design Manager, the role is ideal for someone looking to make their next step from assistant level. You will need to have book and cover design experience, along with excellent creative, digital and typographic skills. The ability to multi-task is essential as you will be working with a wide range of projects. You should also relish generating new ideas, problem solving and working as part of a team with our editorial and production colleagues.
An excellent knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator is essential, and the ability to adapt to our strict technical standards.
DK is committed to building a diverse workforce that reflects the varied communities that read our books across the world. We encourage applications from all individuals, regardless of age, religion, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexuality or social background.
To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter by 26th January 2021.
DK supports flexible working and has introduced a new 'smart-working' policy. This allows colleagues to work from home for up to three days a week to ensure the importance of a good work-life balance.
The Book Trade Charity offers financial support to people looking to enter the book trade, but who may struggle to afford the costs of attending interviews or undertaking internships. For more information, visit wxx.xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx.xr
About our Company:
We believe in the power of discovery. That's why we create books for everyone that explore ideas and nurture curiosity about the world we live in.
From first words to the Big Bang, from the wonders of nature to city adventures, you will find expert knowledge, hours of fun and endless inspiration in the pages of our books.
Company: Dorling Kindersley Limited
Country: United Kingdom
Postal Code: SW11 7BW
Job ID: 1xxxx7
1xxxx7Dorling Kindersley Limited
|Posted on:||13 Jan 2021|
|Type of job:||Internship|
|Industry:||Media / Advertising|