Graphic Designer for Books

Job Description

Graphitecture Book & Edition, an independent design studio, with locations in Australia (Gold Coast) and Germany, specializing in services for publishing houses, is seeking a Graphic Designer for Books. The ideal candidate will be passionate about designing books and have experience in print-based projects. We have both freelance and permanent roles available for this position, and we are looking for someone who is highly creative and has excellent attention to detail.


  • Design books using Adobe InDesign
  • Layout pages for simple to very complex books in Microsoft Word or/and Adobe InDesign
  • Execute spelling, typography, and layout corrections
  • Resize and optimize images in Photoshop
  • Create graphics in Illustrator
  • Create fillable PDF files in Acrobat
  • Create templates in Microsoft Word for editors
  • Follow strict given design and typography guidelines
  • Pay attention to detail
  • Work with diverse platforms
  • Work to tight deadlines
  • Be reliable, independent, and flexible


  • Proficient in Adobe Suite, especially InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
  • Excellent knowledge of typography, composition, and layout
  • Editing in Microsoft Word would be a plus
  • Expertise in using industry-standard software/platform
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of written German
  • Knowledge in French, Spanish, and/or Italian would be appreciated but not necessary
  • Fine attention to detail, exceptional spelling, grammar, and punctuation
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with reactive/tight-deadlines

We offer flexible hours (office attendance preferred, but home office work available), a very good perspective to evolve, and an international environment, and we value diversity and inclusion.

If you are passionate about designing books and have a strong eye for detail, we would love to hear from you. Please submit an email application to: [email protected] with your CV, portfolio, and cover letter.
Please indicate which languages you speak.

Join our team at Graphitecture Book & Edition and help us design beautiful and innovative books for our publishing house clients.

Part-time hours: 16 per week

Salary: $25.00 – $40.00 per hour


  • Work from home


  • Monday to Friday

Work Authorisation:

  • Australia (Required)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Upper Coomera, QLD 4209

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