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Photo Editor
Ref No.: 18-07715
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Assistant Photo Editor
Washington DC
1 Year Contract


Responsibilities
Works with the deputy dop, designers and online editors in an agile environment to develop photographic vision
Contributes to the creative process in conceiving photographic solutions and editorial pitches
Works within an established photography budget
Negotiating usage rights for stock and assignment photography
Procures all necessary releases and contracts
Conducts research and follows procedures (stock, archival, publicity and personal collection imagery)
Ensures delivery of accurate photo captions and credits
Uploads imagery to Wordpress weekly
Demonstrates excellent ability to multi-task and to interact well with others

Desired Experience
Bachelors Degree 5 - 8 years professional experience (or equivalent)
Photo/video production (helpful but not necessary)
Knowledge of multiple photographic styles; art, conceptual, editorial, food, lifestyle
Excellent stock photography research skills, you must know where all the gems are
Experience working in editorial, such as Buzzfeed, Refinery29, Italian Vogue, Marie Claire
Proficiency in Photoshop and related design applications
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent organizational skills, ability to multitask, and to meet deadlines
Social Media Savvy
Application Experience a Plus – DAM, WordPress, CMS