Assouline seeks photo editor
This is a full-time, New York City-based position.
Perform photo research for 8-16 books per year, in subjects ranging from fashion to art to travel to luxury lifestyle, and various smaller projects as necessary.
Clear rights and permissions for all images and talent, as necessary
Negotiate rates and maintain photo budgets
Gather credit and caption information
Acquire and manage high res files
Liaise with retouchers and work with design/production teams to ensure that the proofing process moves smoothly
Perform photo research on subjects ranging from fashion to art to travel to luxury lifestyle, and various smaller projects as necessary.
Excellent organizational skills
Exceptional research skills knowledge of varied image sources (stock agencies, museums, artists catalogues, archives, historical societies)
Knowledge of pre-press print production (file management, proofing, retouching process)
Experience managing photo budgets and processing invoices and contracts
Knowledge of copyright, licenses and permissions
Able to multi-task and work well under pressure
Proficiency in the entire Adobe Suite (specifically Photoshop and InDesign) and generally tech-savvy
Knowledge of French helpful
Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits and paid time off are included.
Apply online at www.assoluine.com.