Weldon Owen International, an award-winning independent, illustrated book publisher located In San Francisco, is looking for a Senior Designer/Art Director to join the team. Founded in 1984, Weldon Owen is a high-quality, nonfiction, adult and children's book publisher specializing in producing innovative, richly illustrated lifestyle books in the categories of food and drink, sports and fitness, popular science, craft and design, education and popular culture for the global market.
We are looking for someone with at least 5+ years experience as a Senior Designer in a publishing house, with experience running a team and being responsible for the creative execution of the publishing plan for at least one division of a company. The ideal candidate is a motivated and creative individual with book design experience that possesses strong skills in design, layout, photography, typography, illustration and people management. This position encompasses a wide range of responsibilities, which include conceptualizing, and managing the creation of high-quality books and the product photo shoots that highlight the end result. Experience with food and drink is a plus!
This role encompasses three main skill sets:
This is a full-time position located in San Francisco. Weldon Owen International offers a 401k savings program, employer-paid health insurance, vision insurance, dental insurance, paid sick leave, and paid vacation time.
Please send a cover letter and your resume to be considered for this position.
Job Type: Full-time