National magazine publisher is seeking an experienced print photo editor to work on market-leading SIPs in our New York office.
Candidates must have extremely strong knowledge of photography, stock agencies and production, as well as a discerning creative eye and exemplary research skills. This is the ideal position for a photo editor who likes to work across varied subject matters including celebrity, home and wellness.
The company loves print magazines and has a culture in which talented individuals thrive.
-Conceptualizing imagery for a wide range of topics in a fast-paced environment
-Photo research for covers and interior pages
-Expertise with photo research, syndication and contract negotiation with stock agencies and photographers
-Clearing rights and permissions for all images as necessary
-Issue estimates and budgets
-Gathering credit and caption information
-Working with design/production teams during the proofing process
-Overseeing remote freelance photo editors
-8+ years editorial experience at a magazine or media brand
-Exceptional research skills, with knowledge of varied image sources and a sophisticated eye
-Comprehensive knowledge of contemporary photography
-Experience maintaining photo budgets and processing invoices and contracts
-Knowledge of copyright, licenses and permissions
-Management experience with teams, budgets, and deadlines
-Excellent organizational and time-management skills
-Expert knowledge of Adobe CS software
-Knowledge of pre-press print production (file management, proofing, color, etc)