Photo Editor

We are seeking a creative photo editor to ensure that our articles feature esthetically pleasing photographs. As a photo editor, you will discuss concepts with our editors, arrange photoshoots, and ensure that selected photographs are artfully positioned in relation to the text.

Volunteer - Part Time
Remote or on-site

To be successful as a photo editor, you should demonstrate experience in photo editing and the ability to align your creative ideas with those of the editorial team. Top-notch photo editors are team players who enrich the reader experience with beautiful photographic arrangements.

Photo Editor Responsibilities:

  • Consulting with the editorial team and brainstorming creative concepts.
  • Coordinating photography assignments and allocating projects to in-house photographers.
  • Hiring specialist photographers and negotiating fees, if relevant.
  • Obtaining rights to photographs, as well as permission to shoot at designated locations, when required.
  • Selecting photographs that complement the text in the way envisaged by the editorial team.
  • Editing and artfully positioning photographs to accompany texts.
  • Submitting photographic designs for approval in a timely manner.
  • Obtaining feedback from editorial teams and making relevant changes, when required.
  • Keeping track of industry trends and advancements in the field of photographic editing.

Photo Editor Requirements:

  • Bachelors or associate degree in photography, visual arts, or similar experience level.
  • 2-3 years of experience in photo editing, or similar.
  • A complete portfolio of work-related examples.
  • Advanced proficiency in photograph editing software, such as Lightroom, Photoshop, and InDesign.
  • Exceptional creative abilities as reflected in appealing photographic content.
  • Ability to collaborate on projects and integrate editorial feedback.
  • Extensive experience in coordinating photography projects and meeting deadlines.
  • In-depth knowledge of copyright and other relevant permissions.
  • Proficiency in keeping up with photography trends and related technologies.
  • Excellent communication skills.

This is a Revolution Youth, INC 501c3 Nonprofit volunteer position. This will be for a 90 day "Mission" to assist our organization with a very specific set of skills. Post-mission analysis will determine if another mission is needed and other terms and conditions may apply.

Talk to us

Apply for this Job

Please answer a few short questions so we can evaluate your needs. We will respond to your enquiry as soon as possible.

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Where did you hear about us?

Contact Information

Please fill out these last few details so we can get in touch with you.

Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.