Associate Photo Editor

Employer
Location
Brooklyn
Posted
Feb 03, 2014
Closes
Mar 05, 2014
Contact
Ms. Michelle Dozois
Category
Design
Duration
Full Time
We’ve expanded the content arm of HowAboutWe from one blog (The Date Report) to four -- and as the Associate Photo Editor for HowAboutWe Media, you will serve a crucial role in our content creation efforts.

This position is for someone with a keen eye who can bring passion and expertise to our growing media team.

We want someone who can find and craft amazing images to enhance our editorial. Our editorial focus is on dating, relationships, sex, culture, and celebrity, and you need to be ready to bring to the subject genuine interest and deep insight.

In this job, you will be:
* Researching proprietary and stock film for daily posts, long features, special packages, and everything in between
* Selecting, editing, and providing photo direction for editorial content
* Creating & maintaining an image database
* Managing a photo budget
* Creating pinterest-friendly content
* Thinking in terms of sharing across various social networks
* Working with existing styles set by HowAboutWe’s design team

Your skills, qualifications and attitude:
* You have passion for the subject
* You will be working at the speed of the internet and will need to turn around projects under tight deadlines
* You have exceptional communication skills
* You have 1-3 years of design and/or photography research experience
* You have experience working on multiple brands
* You are highly proficient with Photoshop, Keynote, and other relevant software
* You are able to manage various workflows seamlessly
* You have a solid understanding of rights and permissions, including photo copyrights
* You are hungry for a start-up environment
* You have a sophisticated aesthetic


This position is for full-time employment on-site in our office in DUMBO. We will support relocation for the right candidates.

To apply please first check out our site and make sure you love our work and want to contribute to it. Then please send a resume and cover letter to editorial@howaboutwe.com.

Also include:

* A brief letter as to why you’re going to be an awesome fit for our Design Team
* A link to your portfolio / work samples
* Bonus points for sending your dribbble or behance profile, or a case study of a project you’ve worked on that most accurately reflects you as a designer and your creative process

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