Picture Editor (lifestyle & travel publication)
A team is being built ground-up to manage the print & digital publication of newly acquired high-end lifestyle & travel titles. The opportunity to be part of a whole new team with dynamic vision is something even I want to jump at. But I am a recruiter, so here’s the good stuff, over to you :)
The ideal candidate must be experienced in & equally comfortable switching between the print & digital spaces.
If it’s an image, it’s your business - key responsibility is to assist the Art Director in the smooth runnings of the publication (digital & print).
Call in hi-res shots from picture libraries & photographers
Accurately briefing photographers, communicate with stylists, research on & book shoot locations, organize props & other assets needed on shoots
Work within set budgets in tangent with the Account Manager, Editor & Art Director
Sending out of commissioning forms for contributors; ensuring they are in the system to get paid; file & organize for reference
Manage photography contracts & negotiating on picture licences
Ensure all picture credits are accurate
Keep up to date with usage rights, permissions, Copyright laws & ensure none are contravened
Negotiate best rates with outside contractors & agencies across all printed & digital platforms
Set up & maintain rate agreements
Be familiar with all the moving parts of a publication - photographers, artist & model agencies, stylists, hair & makeup artists, studios, prop houses, illustrators etc
Bring in new talent as contributors to keep content fresh & on-trend
Research & deliver on required images
Generate ideas for each issue & devising visual concepts for shoots
At least 2 years of relevant experience
Good communication skills, adept multi-tasker, good lateral thinking skills
Organized & quick thinking, punctual & unnerved under stress
Apply at www.beforethepanel.com/people (preferred - apply via desktop) or email belinda[at]beforethepanel[dot]com with your current salary & date of availability.
Salary: Commensurate with experience & ability
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
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Belinda Au Yong Chiu Kuan, Regn. ID: 1653030
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