Home Photo Editor

Location
Los Angeles
Posted
Nov 01, 2012
Closes
Dec 01, 2012
Contact
Ms. To Whom It May Concern
Category
Digital Media
Duration
Full Time
Clique Media is seeking a full-time Photo Editor for a new home decor site, launching in early 2013. Candidates must have impeccable research skills and a keen eye for/interest in home design and celebrity living. The Photo Editor must be a self-starter with the ability to recognize subtle, interesting, and on-the-cusp trends. Possessing a creative eye, artistic sensibilities, and the ability to work in a deadline-driven environment is imperative. Graphic, photo editing, and basic HTML skills are also a must.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Extensive daily research of decorating, design, architecture and celebrity homes for WhoWhatWear.com's home decor content.

Pitch image-driven concepts for WWW stories

Assist Editorial Director in the creation of concept boards for photoshoots

Work with product photographer to style all product to ensure a consistent and cohesive final layout

Manage relationships with various photo agencies, brands, and PR companies on behalf of the Art Department

Prepare weekly image usage reports

Work with the Shopping Editor to record photo credits for daily stories and all other WWW projects and relay that information to the editorial staff

Prepare images for and upload all slideshows

Color correct, silo, and retouch celebrity and product shots

Handle production of photo and video shoots

Pitch image driven posts for the Who What Wear blog section

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

At least 2 years of full-time experience working in the photo department of a print or online fashion magazine (will also consider professional bloggers with multiple years of experience curating fashion and beauty images).

Must have basic HTML skills

Must have a comprehensive knowledge of Photoshop

Must have excellent color-correction skills

Must have basic retouching skills

Must have comprehensive knowledge of home design, celebrities and taste makers.

Must have a comprehensive knowledge of magazines, photographers, and fashion editorials.

Must have a comprehensive knowledge of fashion and beauty trends and have the ability to forecast these movements

Must be extremely resourceful with a can-do attitude that thrives in an entrepreneurial, fast paced environment

Must currently live or plan to live in the Los Angeles area

Must be familiar with Who What Wear’s voice and style

Must have the ability to work calmly under pressure, meet tight deadlines, and provide self-direction

Photography knowledge and/or experience a plus


If interested please send your resume along with a cover letter with three examples of your work to careers@whowhatwear.com. You may send links to online work and/or submit PDFs of print articles. The subject line of the email must read: “RESUME: Home Photo Editor” Please follow these instructions carefully in order to be considered.

Due to the great number of resumes we receive, regrettably, we are unable to respond individually to each person interested in a position at Who What Wear, or answer inquiries regarding the status of a particular resume. If there is interest in interviewing you for an available position within our company, a representative from Who What Wear will contact you in the near future.

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