Designer, Advertising / Promotion
Simon & SchusterNew York, NY
Full Time Job
Simon & Schuster is a global leader in general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for readers of all ages, and in all printed, digital and audio formats. Its distinguished roster of authors includes many of the world's most popular and widely recognized writers, and winners of the most prestigious literary honors and awards.
It is home to numerous well-known imprints and divisions such as Simon & Schuster, Scribner, Atria Books, Gallery Books, Pocket Books, Adams Media, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing and Simon & Schuster Audio and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom, and proudly brings the works of its authors to readers in more than 200 countries and territories. For more information visit our website at www.simonandschuster.com.
The position of Ad/Promo Designer is vital to the effective execution of our ongoing marketing efforts for all imprints and divisions of the company, including Adult, Children's, Corporate and Audio. This position handles a wide project workload, from inception to completion, for both online and print projects. Projects include motion graphics, online and print advertising, solicitation and point-of-purchase materials, design of social media assets, as well as many other digital initiatives. Attention to detail, being mindful of deadlines, and excellent organizational skills required.
Candidate should be a skilled online/web/print designer who will work with the art director on designs for motion graphics, design of social media assets, promotional initiatives, and online and print advertising. Applicant should have excellent understanding of user interfaces, typography skills, as well as keen color and design sense. Knowledge of the publishing industry is a plus.
• Extremely organized and detail oriented.
• Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite.
• Knowledge of Webflow, HTML, and CSS a plus.