We are looking for a new editor/writer to join Usborne’s friendly and talented in-house editorial team, working on all stages of our award-winning illustrated information and activity books for children.
The role includes:
The successful candidate will:
This varies depending on your previous experience, but typically ranges between £27,798 and £31,136.
Please send your CV and covering letter to:
Usborne House, 83-85 Saffron Hill,
London EC1N 8RT
Or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 15th June 2018
This is an incredible opportunity to join Usborne's large, dynamic and diverse art and design department.
Usborne already employs more than fifty designers, each of whom plays a vital role in shaping the look and feel of the company's vibrant publishing programme.
We are now expanding and looking for fresh talent: designers with flair who can innovate and imagine as well they can draw; creative thinkers with excellent draftsmanship; people who can work quickly to a high standard; who understand the importance of colour and typography – and who are passionate about getting beautifully designed books into the hands of children.
Experience of working with InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator is also desirable.
Please write to us including your CV and printed samples of your work to the address below.
Children's book designer
Usborne Publishing Ltd
83-85 Saffron Hill
Please note that only candidates called for interview will be contacted.
Make a difference to children's lives, be creative, give back to charity and more: read our Six reasons to work at Usborne.
Usborne is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
Usborne Publishing is based in London, near Farringdon Station. Our editorial, design, production, foreign rights and foreign language departments are all based in this office, as well as marketing, PR, sales, and accounts.
We have additional editorial and design offices in Wolverhampton and Eynsham, near Oxford, and our direct sales division, Usborne Books at Home, is also based in Eynsham.
Jobs for all locations are advertised on this page.