A&E Networks Sr. Picture Editor in New York, New York

Sr. Picture Editor
Staff Full Time
New York


The key focus of the role is to develop and evolve the photographic direction across all editorial platforms, adhering to the creative direction set by the VP of Photography whilst managing a small team of photo editors and picture researchers, delivering world class, award winning daily content for a Global audience.POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Lead the visual creative direction across the Editorial, Social and Digital platforms
  • Implement and manage an editorial photography process and structure
  • Create and manage timelines and budgets
  • Ensure all deliverables meet creative brief expectations, are delivered on time and within budget
  • Oversee and manage Photo Researchers
  • Help maintain, develop and evolve Photographic Brand Identity Guidelines
  • Keep abreast of all photographic, design and cultural trends
  • Research, develop and maintain external vendor relationships
  • Intake meetings with Editorial teams to scope photographic needs across platforms
  • Provide creative POV for photography direction across Editorial, Social and Digital platforms
  • Brief, direct and manage team of junior members and Images Researchers
  • Review and edit daily and weekly editorial photo stories
  • Creative research of current photographic portfolios, exhibitions and events
  • Meet prospective and existing external vendors

  • 5+ years experience within either the Photographic, Design or Art Industries
  • Established vendor relationships and contacts
  • Experience managing and working with teams of various sizes
  • Excellent time management skills, with a demonstrated ability to organize, set and implement priorities
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite - Photoshop; Bridge; InDesign
  • Working knowledge of digital asset management systems preferred

BA or BS Degree
At A+E Networks, we are passionate about programming that brings human stories to life, knowing that it is in life itself that those stories originate. We are committed to empowering our people, strengthening our partnerships and engaging audiences across the globe. We're a global entertainment media company with six original brands: A&E, HISTORY, Lifetime, Viceland, FYI and LMN. We reach 330 million people worldwide, can be found in eight out of 10 American homes and have 500 million digital users. The best part? We did it our way.
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