Picture Editor, Fashion Shows - Condé Nast International:
CNI Digital is running a major digital transformation and we are looking for a Picture Editor to join the ‘Fashion Shows’ project within our growing team. Fashion shows are a keystone of Condé Nast’s worldwide coverage. Every season we cover hundreds of events across all the world’s fashion capitals. Our consumer experiences really are the “fashion bible,” indispensable resources for super fans and fashion industry aficionados.
We’re embarking on an ambitious reimagining of the way we cover the world of high fashion, working across the entire stack right from our photographer’s camera lens through to our many apps and web experiences worldwide.
We’re looking for a talented Picture Editor to come in and contribute to this exciting editorial project. You’ll be working for a very experienced Fashion Shows Editor, who will lead the project.
The role of Picture Editor will edit photography, review content as it comes through the desk, and ensure all live content is to an excellent standard.
This role will have excellent experience in the Picture or Production team of a relevant and fast paced publication or content led company.
This is a new international team, within a company led by a strong leadership team with a clear strategy and vision. Within this team you will have the opportunity to help define what we publish and why. You will have access and insights into digital publishing around the world. You’ll be working with experienced people in Editorial, Engineering, Data and UX who will form a collaborative team focused on creating the strongest user experience and coverage of fashion events and shows available to our reader.
Key Duties & Responsibilities
Digital picture editing for all fashion shows photography across our digital products, ensuring quality is consistent and reviewing our publications
Acting as a communication point for all digital editorial shows enquiries from our global teams
Uploading visual fashion shows coverage.
Ensuring all pictures comply to legal and financial constraints.
Helping to manage freelance staff and interns, ensuring all fashion shows go live in a calm, timely manner.
Maintaining relationships with agencies and photographers, working alongside the Head of Photography and Head of Video.
Maintaining a visual photographic strategy for our fashion shows.
Solving and managing technical issues and challenges with the tech team.
You will need experience in Photoshop, ad hoc photography, commissioning photographers.
Working with website editors, magazine editors, tech team, archive, management accountants, photographers, picture agencies, fashion councils, PR agencies.
Efficiency, accuracy, attention to detail, confidence and brilliant picture editing skills are vital.
Be excited by global fashion media and working with smart, interesting editors across many markets, time zones and languages to stay up to date.
Troubleshooting day to day issues and long-term problem solving
Essential Skills & Requirements
Extensive experience in a digital picture editing role in a large publishing company
Picture Desk organisation
Picture research and sourcing
Picture editing and uploading
Rights Management as appropriate
Budget assistance and fee negotiation
Advanced digital picture editing and research
Workflow and critical path creation and management
Strong journalistic knowledge in Fashion
A Meticulous eye for detail
Exceptional organizational and planning skills
Being bi-lingual is advantageous
Condé Nast International publish over 100+ magazine and high-quality websites and apps in 11 countries around the world, reaching more than 220 million unique users. Some of our world-famous brands are Vogue, GQ, Wired, Vanity Fair, Glamour, Condé Nast Traveller, and Architectural Digest.