Senior Photo Editor - Golf Digest

Golf Digest
New York City, New York (US)
Jan 19, 2017
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

Golf Digest is seeking a talented Senior Photo Editor with a minimum of 5 years experience to assign, produce and research photography across all Golf Digest platforms. The ideal candidate will possess a high taste-level and a developed eye for talent. They would also have a vast knowledge of photographers, photo representatives and agencies. This full-time position reports to the Director of Photography working collaboratively with the Design Director on front of book stories, features and covers.   

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Commission photographers for various sections of the magazine
  • Produce photo shoots including negotiating with photographers, managing budgets, location scouting, processing invoices, etc
  • Collaborate with editors and designers to illustrate stories in unique and creative ways
  • Perform all photo research and order/track high res/retouching orders
  • Build new photographer relationships
  • Manage all rights and permissions for archival images 


  • Experience as a photo editor for magazine
  • Experience producing large photo shoots
  • Familiarity with photo contracts, usage rights, photo licensing and copyright
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Strong communication skills and highly collaborative
  • Must be highly self-sufficient and resourceful
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ambitious, proactive and a quick learner with ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Adobe InCopy, and Photoshop 
  • Ability to travel as needed

Please send cover letter and resume