Senior Photo Editor - Golf Digest

Employer
Golf Digest
Location
New York City, New York (US)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 19, 2017
Closes
Feb 18, 2017
Specialty
Photo
Metro Area
New York
Duration
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 

Requirements:

  • 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