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Image curator / Picture editor / Image librarian

Job Title: Image curator / Picture editor / Image librarian
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Reference: 15618952
Job Published: September 06, 2017 01:00

Job Description


Our client is a leading online digital photo service provider, based in London.

The client is currently re-imagining their online presence using user-generated content that tell stories that their customers can really connect with and they are looking for a talented photo curator to coordinate the sourcing of content by engaging contributors, editing and curating submitted photos and working with the wider content team.

Responsibilities include:
* Coordinating with Head of Design, Art Director and the wider content team to identify photography needs
* Reviewing and editing content
* Providing guidance on legal and contractual requirements for the commercial use of user generated content
* Engaging the growing group of contributing photographers and handling connected administrative tasks
* Maintaining the digital asset management system, including the application of relevant meta-data and tags
* Supporting the content team on organisation and preparation of product shoots
* Stay up to date with photographic trends and themes

Requirements
* Proven work experience as a photo editor or in a related role
* Creative mind with an eye for detail, composition and storytelling
* Good understanding of current styles and trends in commercial and personal photography
* Great organisational skills, previous experience in building and maintaining a digital asset archive a big plus
* Time and project management skills
* Good communication skills and ability to provide friendly feedback and support to
contributing photographers
* Adobe CC knowledge a plus to support the content team on comps, resizing and occasional small design tasks
* BSc degree in photography, visual arts, digital media or related field