|Disney Publishing Worldwide|
|New York, NY|
|Disney Consumer Products (DCP) is the business segment of The Walt Disney Company that extends the Disney brand to merchandise ranging from apparel, toys, home decor and books to interactive games, food and beverages, stationery, electronics and animation art.|
Disney Publishing Worldwide develops original, award-winning content (both Disney and non-Disney branded), including Disney books, magazines and comic books. Its products are printed in more than 85 languages across 103 countries, and it is considered the largest publisher of children’s books and magazines in the world.
The ideal candidate should have at least 5 years of book design experience, preferably in trade book publishing. He/she should have knowledge of all aspects of book design, from concept to production. He/she should be able to offer unique design solutions for a wide range of projects and also work with freelance illustrators and designers. He/she must be very organized, efficient, and have strong communication skills. He/she should be technically comfortable with such software programs as Indesign, Photoshop, Adobe, Word, and Outlook.
The Senior designer will work on original trade fiction and picture books. He/she will prioritize his/her own workload, report on job status on a regular basis, and work with art director, lead designer, editors, sales staff and production to produce high-quality projects in a fast-paced environment.