Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP) (www.meredith.com) has been committed to service journalism for 115 years. Today, Meredith uses multiple distribution platforms — including broadcast television, print, digital, mobile and video — to provide consumers with content they desire and to deliver the messages of its advertising and marketing partners.
Meredith's National Media Group reaches nearly 175 million unduplicated American consumers every month, including 80 percent of U.S. millennial women. Meredith is a leader in creating content across media platforms and life stages in key consumer interest areas, such as celebrity, food, lifestyle, home, parenting, beauty and fashion. Meredith also features robust brand licensing activities, including more than 3,000 SKUs of branded products at 4,000 Walmart stores across the U.S., and The Foundry, the company's state-of-the-art creative lab and content studio. Meredith's Local Media Group includes 17 television stations reaching more than 11 percent of U.S. households.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Travel + Leisure is looking for an Associate Photo Editor. The Associate is responsible for bringing beautiful and inspiring images to an award-winning national travel magazine. The job will have a strong research component of finding existing photos of locations around the world – both scenic shots and service such as hotels, restaurants, shops, etc. for print and digital. The position involves intense multi-tasking and working on projects both short and long term simultaneously. The Associate will also produce smaller photo shoots around the world.
QUALIFICATIONS: The main skills needed are a firm grasp of photography research and photography sources – both in the USA and around the world, with an emphasis on travel and/or lifestyle imagery. The Associate must be up to date on photographers currently shooting editorial and their locations. Other requirements include a Bachelor’s degree, strong written and verbal communication skills, a wide knowledge of photography, shoot production experience, and at least 2 years of experience working in a magazine environment. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Photoshop, InCopy, and Bridge is required. Knowledge of Drupal/CMS is helpful.
Collaborative: You have a flexible, open approach to work. You thrive building clear efficiencies in unstructured environments. You approach your career like a journey, taking on big challenges with zero ego – and crushing it. You’re energized by working in the start-up atmosphere of the new Time Inc. International, a dynamic new digitally-led company-within-a-company.
Proven: Yes, you love to roll up your sleeves and work in a new, uncertain environment. That said, you’re not unfamiliar with working in or with large organizations, leading projects to completion with your strong analytics and financial modeling skills. You have an MBA from a top business school, a familiarity and deep enthusiasm for the media industry and an English and Chinese-language fluency.
Communicative: Peers, bosses and direct reports flock to you for your dynamism and clarity. Your crystal clear approach to communication is immediately recognized, whether you’re delivering a presentation to shape the strategic direction of an investment, hosting a meeting or sending a simple email.