Cox Media Group
Visuals Assigning Editor/Coach','1720466','','The Atlanta Journal-Constitution','!*!Join and help guide a team of dynamic photojournalists. Visual storytelling is more important than ever for print and digital platforms, and we need a strong anchor to help our multimedia photojournalism team meet evolving demands.
We need someone with excellent photo and news judgment. Photo editing and organizational skills are a must. Comfort with video is a plus. The ideal candidate will be the main contact between visuals (photographers, freelancers, interns) and reporters/editors. They will need to work comfortably with content teams to get the best visual options for assignments. Working with the Senior Editor of Visuals, the ideal candidate will help guide a talented, mostly veteran staff of photojournalists as well as help develop multimedia interns.
JOB DUTIES & TASKS:
• Prioritize and assign a range of photo requests daily
• Evaluate quality and necessity of visual requests in conjunction reporters and editors
• Coach/develop visual interns
• Maintain visual staff schedule
• Maintain freelance budget
• Present visual offerings during daily and weekly meetings
• Select top photos weekly
• Address requests for photos and licensing
• Stay up-to-date on news and emerging trends
• Keeps up with visual equipment and technology developments.
• Handles other assignments as needed, showing flexibility and adaptability.','','','!*!Bachelor’s degree preferred. Photo editor experience required. Excellent time-management skills – able to juggle multiple projects. Excellent written and verbal communications skills ','!*!About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers and non-daily publications; and digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, Mundo Hispanico, Southern Kitchen and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.','Cox Media Group','US-GA-Atlanta-223 Perimeter Center Pkwy NE','','Regular','Individual Contributor','Day Job','','No','Full-time','Ongoing','Visuals Assigning Editor/Coach
Cox Media Group
Website : http://www.coxmediagroup.com/
Under the leadership of President Kim Guthrie, Cox Media Group (CMG) is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing, and digital media company that also includes the National Advertising Platform businesses of Gamut, Videa, and CoxReps, the country’s largest television rep firm. CMG’s operations currently include: 14 broadcast television stations, more than 60 radio stations, seven daily newspapers, 11 non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, and All22. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 31 million TV viewers, more than 3.5 million newspaper readers, and nearly 15 million radio listeners. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com