Senior Photo Director- Rachael Ray Every Day

  • Job Description:
    The Sr Photo Director oversees the commissioning, production, and invoicing of all photography for all sections of Rachael Ray Every Day magazine. This position collaborates with the EIC and Creative Director on the visual voice of the magazines. In addition, the Sr Photo Director * Cultivates new photographers. * Supervises photo department staff. * Concepts story ideas and collaborates with art department * Manages photo shoot estimates, issue budgets and production deadlines. * Oversees and negotiates photo contracts with photographers, their agents and agencies. * Serve as Photo Director on set. Essential Job Functions: 60% Collaborates with creative director to set photo strategy; oversees, plans and produces photo shoots, supervises photo staff. Responsible for photo budget 20% Manages print orders to deadline. 20% Recruits new photography talent
  • Position: Director of Photography
  • Area of Focus: Other
  • City: New York City
  • Region: NYC tri-state
  • Duration: Full-time
  • About Our Company: Meredith Corporation Meredith is one of the nation's leading media and marketing companies with businesses centering on magazine and book publishing, television broadcasting, integrated marketing and interactive media. The Meredith Publishing Group features 25 subscription magazines - including Better Homes and Gardens, Family Circle, Ladies' Home Journal, MORE, Parents, Fitness, and American Baby - and approximately 150 special interest publications. Meredith owns 12 television stations, including properties in top-25 markets such as Atlanta, Phoenix and Portland. Meredith has approximately 400 books in print and has established marketing relationships with some of America's leading companies including The Home Depot, DIRECTV, DaimlerChrysler, Wal-Mart and Carnival Cruise Lines. Meredith's consumer database, which contains more than 85 million names, is one of the largest domestic databases among media companies and enables magazine and television advertisers to target marketing campaigns precisely. Additionally, Meredith has an extensive Internet presence that includes 32 Web sites and strategic alliances with leading Internet destinations. Meredith Hispanic Ventures publishes five Spanish-language titles, making Meredith the largest Hispanic publisher in the United States reaching women at every life stage.
  • Company: Meredith Corporation
  • Contact Name: Meredith HR
  • How to Apply:
  • Job Requirements: Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered. Education: Bachelor's degree in Photography, Art History or related field or equivalent training and/or experience. Experience: At 10 years' photography experience with consumer publications, including at least one food title. Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Must possess experience in producing photo shoots and booking top quality photographers. Must possess an understanding the world of editorial photography. Must have experience managing a department. Must have a good rapport with photographers and possess extensive photography contacts. Ability to negotiate contracts and verbal agreements with photographers.
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