SF Media Co. Photo Editor

S.F. Examiner/SF Weekly, San Francisco, California

Date PostedJanuary 01, 2018
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time

San Francisco Media Company, publisher of the award-winning San Francisco Examiner and SF Weekly newspapers, seeks a photo editor to oversee all photo-related aspects of both publications. The photo editor creates and manages visual content to compliment stories in print and online, and collaborates with editors to decide on which photos will be published each day.

Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating with editors and reporters to identify photography needs

  • Assigning projects to photographers and keeping track of deadlines

  • Reviewing photos and editing and making necessary changes

  • Deciding which images to publish online and in print

  • Ensuring all assignments are shot and edited on time for publication

Our ideal candidate has proven work experience as a photographer or photo editor at professional news publications, experience with photo-editing software, exceptional photography and photo-editing skills and an excellent portfolio. We are looking for someone who is able to manage time well, exercise sound news judgment, achieve a firm grasp of the stories being covered by reporters and has strong leadership skills.

How to apply:

Send a one-page cover letter, resume and link to your portfolio with “Photo Editor” in the subject line to Editor-in-Chief Gregory Andersen (gandersen@sfexaminer.com).

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.

Job ads copyrighted by JournalismJobs.com -- © 1998-2018