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Position title: Assistant Creative Director
Location: Oakville, ON
Job type: Full time

Position Description

Rubicon Publishing Inc., a leading educational publishing company, is looking for an experienced Assistant Creative Director to join our award-winning team.


  • Oversee the visual strategy, creation and coordination of product design and prototypes of Rubicon projects
  • Support Creative Director in the management of the design team
  • Coach and develop designers
  • Collaborate with various internal and external teams such as editorial, technology, marketing and sales
  • Support Creative Director in creating and managing development budgets for each project
  • Develop production schedules for design team
  • Maintain Rubicon’s publishing integrity and standards
  • Keep abreast of curriculum changes and trends in publishing
  • Contribute ideas for new print and digital projects

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in graphic design
  • Professional, practical experience in a lead design and/or Creative Director role
  • Experience leading and working with a team of designers, production specialists and writers
  • Excellent creative portfolio
  • Excellent knowledge of CS
  • Strong management and multi-tasking skills
  • Enthusiastic and positive attitude…and must LOVE children’s books

About Rubicon Publishing Inc.

Founded in 1987, Rubicon Publishing is an award-winning publisher of K–12 educational resources for students and educators. Rubicon combines innovative ideas with a strong foundation in education to create original and imaginative resources of the highest quality. With a focus on improving literacy and numeracy, Rubicon books and learning materials help students in the areas of language arts, math, social studies, science, and more.

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