Scholastic is the world’s largest publisher and distributor of children’s books, working with thousands of schools in the UK and Ireland every year to inspire children to read for pleasure through its Book Fairs and Book Clubs programmes. Scholastic provides trusted resources and support to teachers through its educational publishing arm and is also the home to children’s authors and illustrators including Philip Pullman, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler and series including The Hunger Games, Captain Underpants and Horrible Histories.
We are looking to recruit a highly-motivated individual to join our Schools Marketing team. You will be a talented designer producing print, digital and video for specific campaigns as part of the overall company brand. You will be responsible for the marketing design for Scholastic’s many school-facing brands with the production of catalogues, leaflets, invitations, order forms, e-newsletters, social media and website assets and occasionally video editing and animation.
As a middleweight-level Designer, you will be a leading member of the Design team and have experience in print and digital as well as a strong creative flair. With good experience in Adobe Creative Suite, especially Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator, you will be able to work to tight deadlines, have great attention to detail and be comfortable working on all elements from artworking to graphic design, as well as being highly organised.
We are an inclusive organisation and actively promote equality of opportunity for all with the right mix of talent, skills and potential. We welcome applications from a wide range of candidates.
If you would like to apply, please send your CV along with a covering letter quoting job reference number 10.18 . Please state your salary expectations for this role.