Careers

Storey is a leading publisher of how-to-books for country living, with a focus on gardening, cooking, crafts, building, and animals. We are located in the scenic Berkshires, on the campus of the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA), three hours from NYC and Boston.

Open Positions

Marketing Designer

The Marketing Designer will work closely with the Marketing Art Director to develop Storey’s print and digital marketing materials. This position requires a great attitude and ability to work collaboratively with all departments at Storey. Strong organizational skills, excellent design skills, and an unflappable nature are the desired combination for this position. A keen interest in our published categories is a plus. This is a full-time position.

Essential Functions
Design the following:
  • Printed pieces: specialty catalogs, backlist and order forms for our seasonal catalog, coverstock, blads, posters, postcards, sellsheets, booklets, advertisements
  • Point-of-purchase displays: both floor and table-top
  • Specialty promotional materials, such as bags, boxes, glasses, stickers
  • Digital: advertisements (video editing and animation skills a plus), MailChimp emails, web graphics
Work collaboratively with other departments:
  • With Publicity to design posters, postcards, and advertisements supporting authors and events
  • With Sales to design sellsheets for different market needs
  • With Editorial for content
  • With Design for pages/photography/illustrations
Manage the spring and fall catalog production schedule by handling the following tasks:
  • Develop 5 month schedule for catalog
  • Track and monitor the progress of all catalog components
  • Circulate page proofs, handle necessary corrections, and deliver electronic pre-press by established deadline.
Production & Administrative responsibilities include:
  • Work directly with printers: obtaining quotes, monitor printing and delivery of marketing materials
  • Prepare purchase orders
  • Source vendors
  • Create dummy books and other 3-D packaging (requires hands-on assembly skills, attention to detail, and use of spray-mount)
  • Process existing covers, book pages, art, and author photos for the web, sales presentations, publicity needs, and social media.
Skills/Qualifications Required
  • College degree. Graphic design major preferred.
  • Minimum 2 years of work experience in graphic design, including initial concept generation, through presentations and preparation of electronic pre-press files.
  • Focus on print-based design is required.
  • Experience in a Macintosh environment and fluency in Adobe InDesign and Photoshop as well as a working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Office, and Google Docs
  • Working knowledge of HTML and CSS.
  • An interest in Storey’s publishing focus.
  • Candidate should possess strong organizational, communication, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills, as well as be able to prioritize while managing multiple projects simultaneously.
Physical Requirements
  • Excellent vision and hearing, cannot be color blind.
  • Must be able to lift 25 pounds
To Apply

Applicant should email letter of interest, resume, salary requirements and one of the following to leslie.charles@storey.com: a link to a personal website featuring work or a PDF of sample work (no larger than 5 MB).

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