Design Manager [JOB POSTING]

Design Manager

We are looking for an experienced and creative illustrated book design manager to work at Pavilion, working predominantly on the award-winning Batsford imprint. This is an exciting opportunity to work on and manage a large range of illustrated books on the expanding lists.

Key duties:

  • Designing covers and spreads for a wide range of illustrated titles
  • Commissioning illustrations and additional design work
  • Managing a small team of in and out-of-house designers
  • Preparing and checking files for print

Experience / skills required:

  • Solid design experience in illustrated books
  • Experience of commissioning/managing illustrators and freelancers
  • Experience of working on international co-editions
  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe CS Suite, particularly InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and a creative and open-minded approach to work

To apply, please email with a CV and salary expectations to

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Closing date: 11 November 2016