Runner's World is seeking an energetic Assistant Photo Editor. Interested candidates should have a strong interest in photography, excellent computer skills, a knowledge of Photoshop and Excel, and one to two years experience working at a magazine or in a photo studio. A BFA in Photography or Design is preferred. This position is based at our Emmaus, PA location.
Responsibilities include the following:
Working in collaboration with the Director of Photography to assist in the production of photo shoots
Assisting the photo team on various types of research, ranging from sports to food to lifestyle--research will include but not be limited to using stock agencies, photographer archives and PR contacts.
Working closely with editors and the art department.
Organizing and logging images.
Calling in and sending out gear for photo shoots.
Ordering final art for layout and inputting metadata into K4.
Contributing ideas for photo solutions.
Producing smaller photo shoots and assisting in prop styling for shoots.
Various administrative duties as necessary.
The ideal candidate should:
Have a strong grasp of photography and commitment to innovative and fresh ideas
Be highly organized and have a keen eye for detail
Be able to visually interpret editorial ideas
Be eager, curious, motivated and ambitious
Be a clear communicator and enjoy working closely with others in a collaborative environment
Thrive under deadlines and be able to multitask
Be a self-starter while working as part of the team.
Bachelor's Degree in Photograpy or similar area
Experience working with Macintosh Platform, Adobe Photoshop CS5, Adobe In Design CS5, Photo Mechanic, MS Word, Excel, Entourage
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About Runner’s World:
The mission of Rodale’s Runner’s World, recognized as the worldwide authority on running information, is to inform, advise and motivate runners of all ages and abilities. Named to Adweek’s Hot List in 2011 and 2010, Runner’s World aims to help runners achieve their personal health, fitness and performance goals while inspiring them with vivid, memorable storytelling. Runner’s World offers the award-winning Runner’s World Challenge, allowing readers to interact with editors while training for races and run races with the magazine’s staff. Runner’s World publishes 15 international editions: Australia/New Zealand, Belgium, Brazil, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, The Netherlands, Philippines, Poland, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom and the United States. For up-to-date running news, visit www.runnersworld.com , and get instant updates on twitter (@runnersworld) and Facebook (Runner’s World Magazine). Runner’s World is also available as a mobile app on the iPhone and iPad.
Rodale is a global media company with a heritage, mission, and authority dedicated to the health and wellness of the individual, community, and planet. Through a broad portfolio of leading media properties, Rodale reaches more than 70 million people around the world through multiple distribution channels, including magazines, books, online, mobile, e-commerce, direct-to-consumer, and video. The company publishes some of the best-known health and wellness lifestyle magazines, including Men’s Health, Prevention, Women’s Health, Runner’s World, Bicycling, Running Times, and Organic Gardening, and is the largest independent book publisher in the United States, with a collection of bestselling titles, including Al Gore’s An Inconvenient Truth, The End of Overeating: Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite, Eat This, Not That! and Flat Belly Diet! Rodale is also a leader in direct-response marketing and has more than 25 million active customers in its database. To learn more about Rodale, visit www.rodaleinc.com . We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.
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