Freelance Online Photo Editor

Location
New York
Posted
Feb 14, 2014
Closes
Mar 16, 2014
Contact
Mr. Human Resources
Duration
Full Time
Position Overview:
New York Media is looking for a full-time freelance online photo editor for a new photo-driven web series about celebrities. The photo editor will be responsible for sourcing and creating multiple photo-driven posts daily and maintaining an Instagram account. This is an on-site project with a six-month contract. We are looking for someone who can work independently to build upon and execute our vision.

RELEVANT SKILLS
•A keen curatorial eye for funny, surprising and newsworthy images;
•Familiarity with current celebrities and their relative position in various media ecosystems, from supermarket tabloids to Tumblr;
•A thorough grasp of celebrity photo agencies/archives/photographers;
•Experience editing, negotiating and licensing photography for web and social media platforms;
•An inventive mind, a sense of humor, and ability to spot trends in photos;
•Understanding of what makes an image go viral;
•Ability to work rapidly and juggle multiple threads simultaneously.

To apply:
Email your résumé and cover letter to:
PhotoJob@NYMag.com
with the subject line “Freelance Photo –MB”.

No phone calls, please. Only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Please regard your resume as having been received unless your email is bounced back. EOE.


To apply:
Email your résumé and cover letter to:
PhotoJob@NYMag.com
with the subject line “Freelance Photo –MB”.

No phone calls, please. Only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Please regard your resume as having been received unless your email is bounced back.