The budgeted amount will be determined by the author and the book cover designer. This position is a contractional role.

Reporting directly to the Executive Director (ED) and or the Chief Steward Officer (CSO).

Supervises: N/A

The Creative Book Cover Designer (CBCD) will be responsible for the overall appearance of the book cover for printed and or eBook publication. This may or may not include the book’s interior layout.


The Proofreader should possess the following skills:
  • Preferably a Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, or a related field with at least 1 year of design experience
  • Proficient in graphics designing software, i.e. Adobe InDesign or  Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.
  • Awareness of book and cover design trends
  • Work closely with the author
  • Able to maintain a good working relationship with the author’s support system, i.e. marketing personnel, graphics artists, other editorial assistants, production team, manager/publisher, etc.
  • Attend meetings concerning the book as required by the author or authorized representative of Newford LLC and their partners
  • Exceptional verbal communication and listening skills
  • Attention to details
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to provide a portfolio of work
Will Consider Applicants With The Following Skill Set
  • An Associate’s degree in graphic design, or a related field with at least 6 months of design experience
  • Track record of work/project history

Minimum Requirements

Additional Information

Newford LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our employee benefits package, contact our Human Resources Department.

Job Number: NPC2354
Full/Part Time: As needed
Schedule: Date – TBD. Time – TBD or as agreed upon between the Executive Director and the contractor.

Acknowledgement Statement

I acknowledge I have read and understood the duties and responsibilities listed in this job description that I am responsible for performing to the satisfaction of the CSO and Executive Direction. I completely understand that this position is at-will employment, where both the employee and the employer can terminate employment at any time. The employment can end at the discretion of either party at any time, with or without cause, and with or without notice. I understand if I am terminated from this role for any reason that Newford Ministries and any of its subsidiaries are not obligated to fulfill promises as it relates to bonuses or other rewards or incentives that may have been indicated or promised to me.