Photo Researcher: Muscle and Fitness
- Part Time
The Muscle & Fitness and Muscle & Fitness Hers photo department is looking for an ON-SITE, part-time photo researcher who can commit to 2 days a week, starting as soon as possible. The ideal candidate will have magazine publishing experience, as well as a background in photography.
Conceptualize imagery for monthly features and columns related to health and fitness, nutrition and entertainment
Have expertise with photo research, syndication, and contract negotiation with stock agencies and photographers
Communicate with PR, media, and movie companies to request image usage and approval
Work closely with the art, edit and digital department to assist with all image requests
Clear rights and permissions for all images as necessary
Gather credit and caption information
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE MUST HAVE:
Proven work experience as a photo editor or researcher at a magazine or media company
Strong knowledge of photography, stock agencies and production, as well as a discerning creative eye and exemplary research skills.
No problem working in a fast-paced, lean team production environment
Ability to prioritize, meet tight deadlines, and maintain a keen attention to detail
Mac Skills and be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite
Some knowledge of bodybuilding/fitness (though not required).
Knowledge of all eight mandatory poses is a plus! Bonus points if you can identify "Big Ramy."