We are always looking for freelancers in graphic design, page composition, illustration, writing and editing. For many projects, we call on our extensive network of freelance specialists: writers, editors, proofreaders, designers, compositors, photographers and illustrators to assemble the right team to match the content needs of each job. We are looking for a talented and insightful designer with a passion for designing school textbooks. This is a great opportunity for enthusiastic professionals who take pleasure in contributing to the excellent reputation of the company. We work with all major textbook publishers to design and do the layout for educational books for all grade levels and subject areas.
We continue to develop our select database of highly experienced editorial and publishing professionals. Qualifications required: Expert knowledge of desktop publishing tools including QuarkXpress (4, 6.5 and 7) and InDesign (CS, CS2). Great portfolio with a very strong background in editorial work. Ability to work closely with clients to bring their ideas to life on the page with grace and accuracy. Experience directing illustrators and photo researchers. Experience in web/flash development is a desirable additional skill. Knowledge of InCopy, Woodwing, K4, Autopage, InMath, XMath, PowerMath or Framemaker is highly desirable. Experience working as a team under OS X in a server environment. Experience establishing style and method standards for creative products; creating templates with multiple master pages and complex style sheets. Significant complex page-layout experience is required. Knowledge of InCopy, Photoshop and Illustrator is a definitive plus.
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