Photo Editor

Location
New York
Posted
Dec 26, 2012
Closes
Jan 25, 2013
Contact
Franz Martin
Category
Digital Media
Duration
Full Time
Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
-Editing photos and creating slideshows
-Creating graphics in Photoshop using overlays and silhouetting for homepage banners
-Selecting and cropping photographs for multiple sections of NYDailynews.com
-Illustrating breaking news stories with speed and efficiency
-Researching photos for upcoming feature packages and selecting photos to recommend to editors
-Ensuring that the visual presentation for New York Daily News is creative and visually compelling

Requirements:
-A strong passion for journalism and photo storytelling
-Understanding of photo rights issues
-Familiarity with PC
-Ability to research and track down photos, especially in breaking news situations, that call for quick visual representation
-Skills and familiarity with online media, including proficiency in Photoshop, HTML, XML and other applications
-Ability to use Photoshop (quick masking, color correcting)
-Great attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
-Comfortable with change and willing to adapt to the constant flow of news
-Ability to work well in a collaborative environment
-Bachelor’s degree in photojournalism or experience in a newsroom

Along with the opportunity to contribute to and work in a dynamic state of the art newsroom, we offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and 401(k) plans.




No recruiters, no phone calls.

EOE
M/F/V/D

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