Job title: Freelance Editorial Illustrator
Company: Tor Mark
Location: Company office, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 5HY
Salary: Competitive
Is the role permanent?: Freelance/6 month contract
Is the role full-time?: Freelance/6 month contract
Contact details: To apply, please send a CV, covering letter and samples from your portfolio to Anna Corbett [email protected]
Closing date: Friday 21 January

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for an innovative and creative Editorial Illustrator for our CHOUGHINS children’s range of books.

Working closely with our editorial and design teams, you will draw and prepare original artwork for our titles, using a variety of styles and media in order to bring our stories to life.

Tor Mark has been publishing local books for over 80 years. We specialise in books for Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Yorkshire. Accelerated commercial growth means we are now looking to appoint a Editorial Illustrator.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working closely with colleagues to realise the vision and passion in bringing new projects and mad ideas into existence
  • Utilising a variety of media and styles including digital, pencil, pen & ink, freehand, watercolour and acrylic
  • Demonstrating an awareness of current artistic and design trends as well as understanding heritage styles of artwork
  • Experience in meeting deadlines while maintaining high standards of creativity
  • Communicating exceptionally well with colleagues to deliver new titles
  • Working enthusiastically within a team while recognizing the freelance context

A passion for life with a positive and fun-loving nature will be a distinct advantage.

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If you feel you are the right person for this role, please send a CV, portfolio examples and a covering letter explaining your interest in illustration and personal fit to Anna Corbett [email protected]