Barron’s Photo Editor [Temporary/Contract]
Barron's is seeking an experienced photo editor to join its world-class visuals team.
Candidates should have excellent journalistic judgment, an eye for engaging photography and at least five years of experience in an editorial or newsroom role. They should be a gifted visual storyteller with the ability to produce different genres of photography. And they should be able to thrive in a fast-paced newsroom, juggling daily, weekly or quarterly deadlines.
Barron's is an industry leading investing publication, renowned for its market-moving stories. Its articles appear in a variety of formats, including in-depth investigations, quick news stories, columns and data visualizations that are published on its home page, in a weekly print magazine and a range of social media posts and visual formats. We are seeking someone who can think about how photography can stand out on all platforms. We also highly value teamwork, so a collaborative approach is required.
Interested parties should send a resume, cover letter and no more than three samples of their work to Bob Rose firstname.lastname@example.org; David Cho email@example.com; or Sarina Finkelstein firstname.lastname@example.org, or apply through the following link.
5+ years in an editorial department or newsroom role
Excellent journalistic judgement and integrity
Knowledge of news, business, finance
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced newsroom, juggling daily, weekly and quarterly deadlines
A gifted visual storyteller with experience producing different genres of photography (with an emphasis on strong portraiture)
Great image research and editing skills, with a refined eye for engaging photography
Experience contracting and negotiating with both freelance photographers and photo agencies, handling invoices
An existing network of artists with an ability to identify fresh and emerging talent
Attention to detail in matching photos to tone of the article and also in assembling caption and credit information
Occasionally assisting Penta, a quarterly magazine providing luxury lifestyle content
Proficiency with Photoshop required, ability to create photo illustrations a plus
A self-starter, unafraid to ask questions
A team player and great communicator
Dow Jones , Making Careers Newsworthy
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .
Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.
Business Area: BG - OFFICE
Job Category: Contingent Workers
Req ID: 32013