Photo Editor

Newsweek Publishing LLC
Full Time
From $50,000 a year
Posted EmployerActive 3 days ago
Job description

Newsweek is seeking a full time Photo Editor to join our growing U.S. team.

The ideal team member will have experience editing and researching photography for both print and online, a passion for storytelling and news, a self-starter who is comfortable working independently and with a team to craft visual narratives across all platforms. While Newsweek’s U.S. office is located in New York City, this position is open to remote candidates. This position reports to the Director of Photography and works closely with the Creative Director and editorial team on the print magazine, website and app. Candidates located in the eastern standard time zone are encouraged to apply.

Duties will include:

-Extensive photo research for print, web articles and editorial packages

-Assist editorial staff with daily photo selection and editing for web stories with tight deadlines

-Obtain image rights and permissions including for social media embeds -Manage photo files for print and online production

-Participate in editorial and brainstorm meetings including pitching content ideas and making suggestions for improving workflows


- 1 year minimum of professional photo editing experience

-Proven research skills for finding high quality, creative and editorial photography on stock sites

-Experience working with photo agencies and other photo resources

-Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop and InCopy

-Proven experience with content management systems

-Knowledge of and continued education of media and copyright law

-Excellent communication, organization and time-management skills

-Possess sound editorial judgment

We know there are great candidates who might not check all these boxes or who possess important skills we haven’t thought of. If that’s you, we encourage you for you to apply, and tell us about yourself.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $50,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift

Application Question(s):

  • Do you have at least 1 year of professional photoshop experience ?


  • Adobe Photoshop: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: Remote

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