Senior Designer (Ladybird Education), Penguin Random House Children's Job at Penguin Random House UK | The Dots
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1 month ago
  • Level Senior
  • Professions Graphic Designer, Creative Director
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom

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Description

Closing date: Midnight on Thursday 8th October 2020.

Are you looking for a new challenge within education publishing, in a creative and supportive environment?
We are looking for a creative and organised Senior Designer to join our Penguin Random House Children’s team and work on our rapidly growing list. You’ll have a passion for producing strong designs that will enhance the reading experience of our learners around the world.
The role will involve setting the look and style of new series, working with the internal Design Manager and external packagers and freelancers to deliver each project, responding to tight deadlines whilst remaining patient amongst ever-changing demands.
You will be working within a dedicated editorial and design team in a fast-paced and vibrant environment. As such, you must be open-minded and flexible, a talented communicator and able to work as part of a dynamic team whilst managing time effectively and handling competing priorities.
What you’ll get in return is the opportunity to work with a wealth of content from across Penguin Random House, producing effective designs across a range of series and the chance to make connections with colleagues from across the business.
It’s an exciting time to join Ladybird, so if this position sounds like your next move, please apply with your CV, a PDF with 3 examples of your design work that you are most proud of and a short cover letter which tells us why this role caught your eye.
The closing date for this opportunity is midnight on Thursday 8th October 2020.

What you can expect from us
Our employees are the heart of our business. We have a range of benefits to reflect our commitment to our employees, some of which are:
  • 25 days paid holiday entitlement in year one, plus bank holidays
  • Medical cover
  • Life assurance
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  •  Discounted gym membership
  • Personal Learning Allowance
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Summer working hours (role dependent) 
  • Volunteering policy and charity matching
  • Employee Assistance programme
  • Mentoring programme
  • Extended Parental Leave policy 
  • 60% Discount on Company books
  •  Each site has trained mental health first aiders 
  • We plant a tree for every new employee to our business
Our creativity is inspired by different perspectives, so we want our culture to be one of belonging, where everyone feels welcome and where differences are celebrated.

Skills Required

  • Graphic Design
  • Creative Direction

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