Senior Designer (Ladybird Education), Penguin Random House Children's

Are you looking for a new challenge within education publishing, in a creative and supportive environment?


We are looking for a creative and organised Senior Designer to work on our rapidly growing list. You’ll have a passion for producing strong designs that will enhance the reading experience of our learners around the world.


The role will involve setting the look and style of new series, working with the internal Design Manager and external packagers and freelancers to deliver each project, responding to tight deadlines whilst remaining patient amongst ever-changing demands.


You will be working within a dedicated editorial and design team in a fast-paced and vibrant environment. As such, you must be open-minded and flexible, a talented communicator and able to work as part of a dynamic team whilst managing time effectively and handling competing priorities.  


What you’ll get in return is the opportunity to work with a wealth of content from across Penguin Random House, producing effective designs across a range of series and the chance to make connections with colleagues from across the business.


How to Apply 


It’s an exciting time to join Ladybird – please apply with a PDF that showcases the three examples of your work that you are most proud of, a CV and a short letter which tells us why this role caught your eye (both also in PDF format).


The closing date for this opportunity is midnight on Sunday 2nd February 2020.


What can you expect from us?


We know that our employees are the heart of our business and have benefits that reflect our commitment to them, more information can be shared at interview stage but please find a summary below:


  • 25 days paid holiday entitlement, plus bank holidays.
  • Medical cover
  • life assurance
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Personal Learning Allowance
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Extended Parental Leave
  • Summer working hours
  • Volunteering policy, and charity matching
  • 60% Discount on Company books




Please note, we are not able to accept agency CV's for this role. Any CV's sent speculatively, will not be eligible for a fee.   



Company: The Random House Group Limited 

Country: United Kingdom 

State/Region: London 

City: London 

Postal Code: WC2R 0RL 

Job ID: 57441

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