Senior Editor

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Nov 06, 2012
Closes
Dec 06, 2012
Duration
Full Time

SENIOR EDITOR WANTED FOR PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY MAGAZINE, PHOTO DISTRICT NEWS (PDN).

Duties include assigning, editing and shaping content for monthly professional photography magazine Rangefinder, as well as for its twice yearly magazine, After Capture, and Rangefinder’s  annual trade show (WPPI) guidebook.

 

The ideal candidate will  help in creating original content for the brand’s accompanying websites, post print content online; generate ideas for the brand’s trade show conferences and seminars; and develop innovative ways to increase our presence in the wedding photography world via our social media pages.

Applicants should be familiar with the wedding and portrait industry and be aware of both the “super stars” and the emerging talent. A general knowledge of the technical/product side of the industry is preferred. 

 

This person will be responsible for writing three to five features and themes a month, and will be expected to find and set up guest bloggers online, discover new feature writers and columnists, and develop new contacts within the industry (with both manufacturers and photographers). 

Skills

The best candidate for this job is a self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced and dynamic environment with excellent organizational skills. A contact list of wedding photographers, freelance writers and tech contacts, as well as a passion for photography is a plus.

 

Computer Skills: WORD, Adobe InDesign CS6, EXCEL, PHOTOSHOP.



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