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REBEL GIRLS is the preeminent girl-driven edutainment company on a mission to inspire and instill confidence in 50 million girls by 2025.
With our universe of award-winning books and podcasts, along with toys and digital media, we introduce girls to diverse stories of extraordinary women from the past and present and inspire girls from all backgrounds and experiences to pursue their dreams without limits. Our community of self-identified Rebel Girls is made up of 10+ million girls and women from age 5-95+ across 85 countries, and represents 6 million books sold in 49 languages and 8 million podcast downloads.
As an experienced Editorial Designer at Rebel Girls, you will be responsible for creating outstanding graphics assets such as book covers and interior layouts, hand-lettering, icons, marketing materials and illustrations.
You will work closely with the Art Director and the Editorial Team to plan and deliver editorial and visual content, on strategic creative projects.
You must have a strong passion for children's books and a creative talent to translate our vision into exceptional designs ensuring high quality and consistency across all materials.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
A minimum of 5 years experience in editorial design, preferably in children's book publishing
Strong visual design, illustration and hand-lettering skills
Extensive experience with Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Google Workspace
Deep knowledge of the principles of design such as alignment, grid layout, typography, hierarchy and balance
Knowledge in printing processes
Experience in digital design (social media, website banner, app interfaces)
Ability to work in a team of creative individuals to accomplish a shared vision
Strong management skills, ability to prioritise and good organisation
Creative, innovative, and strategic thinker with akeen eye for aesthetics and details
Excellent problem solving and communication skills
Ability to work methodically and meet deadlines
Motion graphic or animation skills are a plus
Bachelors degree in Fine Arts or related field is a plus
YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE
Design and manage all stages of the projects assigned,from the idea to realization
Work closely with the production team finalizing the files for printing
Work closely with the editorial team to develop new books or any other products assigned, make reprint changes and text corrections
Assist with maintaining our social media platforms with fresh new content
Participate in the development of social media strategies or any other digital campaigns
Creating exceptional presentations in Google Slide and InDesign
Design marketing assets for different platforms
Illustrate and design any assets required following established brand guidelines
Brainstorm ideas and create moodboards to build beautiful and high concept products
Develop visuals based on direction from senior leaders
Study design briefs and take feedback from the Art Director, Product Managers, and other team members and revise designs accordingly
Comprehensive Health, Dental, Vision plans for you and your dependents
401K program with Company matching
Vacation, sick and holiday leave
Equity in a fast growing, mission-driven organization
Biweekly wellness session
Flexible remote work
To apply, please send your resume, portfolio and a cover letter to email@example.com