|Quarto Publishing Group USA|
|To support our mission to educate, entertain and enrich the lives of our readers, putting books in their hands, wherever, however and whenever they choose, we need exceptional people!|
Summary: Quarto Publishing Group USA, the U.S. division of the leading global illustrated book publisher and distributor, the Quarto Group, is seeking a highly creative and motivated book Design Manager to lead a dynamic design and photo research team from its newly acquired division becker&mayer!, located near Seattle, WA. This position is responsible for setting a standard of quality and excellence, managing the departmental workflow and actively contributing to new ideas and title development. This individual is an experienced manager with a demonstrated ability to support, mentor, and inspire members in a fast-paced environment, as well as, meet deadlines, troubleshoot issues and adhere to set budgets. Duties also involve hands-on design responsibilities for book projects, proposals, and sales materials. This candidate will work as part of a collaborative editorial and production team on specific titles, and will lead individual and collective efforts that link to key company-wide goals—both creatively and fiscally.
The key responsibilities for this role are:
Lead a team of designers and a photo researcher to effectively create and communicate a range of design styles for adult and juvenile books.
Do you have the following skills and qualifications:
B.A. in graphic design or the equivalent required
...then we want to hear from you!