Design Assistant at Page Street Publishing

Posted on: 02/11/2021

Location: Salem, MA (ON-SITE)

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Tags: illustrator coverage photoshop indesign

### Job description Page Street Publishing Co., distributed by Macmillan, is looking for a bright and fast entry-level design assistant to join our growing design team. The right candidate will work across our non-fiction and young adult lists to enter editorial changes, create book dummies, generate catalog jpgs and pdfs, and package files. Must be proficient in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. A Photoshop expert is a big plus. Speed, accuracy, and an eye for detail is the main priority. We strongly encourage BIPOC and other self-identifying members of groups underrepresented in publishing to apply. The salary is $33,000 annually, with yearly reviews. Advancement within the design department is possible. Benefits include 80% of healthcare policy coverage, a healthy personal time off policy, and work-from-home Wednesdays. This is not a remote position; candidates must be willing to work in our Salem office. Page Street Publishing Co., located in Salem, Massachusetts, publishes over 100 titles a year spanning the range of lifestyle subjects, including cooking, health, parenting, craft, gardening, fitness and beauty, young adult and childrenā€™s books. It seeks out authors with exceptional talentā€”people not famous who should beā€”and presents their techniques and expertise in high-quality, full-color paperback originals, packed with step-by-step photos and illustrations. Page Street is distributed by Macmillan, one of the leading publishers in the world. Please send a resume and cover letter to jobs@pagestreetpublishing.com and include Design Assistant 301 in the subject line.