Creative Artworker – Canongate Books

We are currently looking for an exceptional Creative Artworker to join our award-winning design team. The role is a full-time permanent position based in our Edinburgh office.

The job would ideally suit a recent Graphic Design/Illustration graduate looking for their first job in publishing. The role requires a keen eye for detail with a methodical, tidy and highly organised approach whilst working to tight deadlines in a busy publishing environment.

The successful candidate will be engaged in art-working our book covers ready for final print and Sales kits and support the day-to-day running of the design and production department.

Highly fluent Adobe Creative skills including Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign are vital, as is a strong knowledge of typography. Illustration skills are also desirable.

If you’re all of the above and love books we’ll look forward to hearing from you.

To apply please send your CV, a brief covering letter and a PDF containing three samples of your best work to recruitment@canongate.co.uk with the subject heading ARTWORKER.

Closing date: 5pm on Thursday 8th May 2014