Date Posted January 10, 2020
Industry Nonprofit
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary $74,800- $83,100
Website http://earthjustice.org

Description:

Earthjustice is the premier nonprofit environmental law organization.  We take on the biggest, most precedent-setting cases across the country.  We wield the power of law and the strength of partnership to protect people’s health; to preserve magnificent places and wildlife; to advance clean energy; and to combat climate change.   We partner with thousands of groups, supporters, individuals and communities to engage the critical environmental issues of our time, and bring about positive change. We are here because the earth needs a good lawyer.

Founded in 1971, Earthjustice has a distinguished track record of achieving significant, lasting environmental protections. We achieve this by hiring people who share a passion for justice and a healthy environment.  Our headquarters are in San Francisco with offices in Anchorage, Juneau, Los Angeles, Tallahassee, Honolulu, New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Denver, Miami, Seattle, Bozeman, and Washington, DC.

In addition to our talented environmental lawyers and legislative advocates, we have an amazing communications department that works in strategic partnership with every department in our organization.

We are looking for a skilled and passionate photo editor to help guide our photographic coverage. This person will be finding stories, setting up shoots and managing a national network of freelance photographers to ensure meaningful and beautiful photography. This person should have a passion for creativity and visual storytelling. These visual stories will tell the story of our work and the people and places affected by that work. The images will be used to support campaign advocacy, institutional marketing, press outreach, public education, and fundraising. This position is managed by the Managing Producer.

Responsibilities:

Photography Editing (60%)

Admin (30%)

Metrics (10%)

Qualifications:

Travel

This position requires some travel within the U.S.

Salary is based on experience. 
Salary range for San Francisco, CA: $74,800- $83,100

We offer a mission and employee-focused work environment and a competitive compensation package including excellent benefits.  Earthjustice is an equal opportunity employer and highly values diversity.

TO APPLY:

Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter and 2-3 samples of their photo editing online via the Jobvite system.

Note - Jobvite can only accept Word or PDF documents that do not exceed 10 MB.

Please, no phone calls, hard copies, or drop-ins. If you're having technical difficulties submitting your application, reach out to jobs@earthjustice.org 

Click here to apply: https://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=onbQbfwj&s=Journalism_Jobs

Earthjustice is driven by a passion for justice, partnership, and excellence. Our core values lead us to seek a broad range of perspectives and backgrounds to achieve our mission and to maintain an inclusive environment where all staff are valued and respected. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to employment practices that ensure that employees and applicants for employment are provided with equal opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other factor that is not related to the position.

For positions located within the City and County of San Francisco:  Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment-qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

For positions located within the City of Los Angeles:  We will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

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