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Photo Manager

Discovery Inc
Waco, TX 76701
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  • Job Code
    123580508
Discovery Inc

Location: Waco, Texas, United States, 76701
Req ID: 471

Discovery hires the very best and brightest talent who are enthusiastic and passionate to fulfill the company's mission of empowering people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity.

In exchange for their talent and drive, employees are provided with an engaging, diverse workplace and the resources they need to learn, thrive and grow in their careers.

Job Summary

The Photo Manager is responsible for photo assets, including facilitating photo shoots, commissioning photographers, archiving photography and project management for the Magnolia Network.

Responsibilities

  • Work with the Head of Brand Creative to uphold the quality and quantity of photography, while adhering to the established brand guidelines and art direction aesthetic.
  • Manage database of all photography assets, including establishing and maintaining an archive system, along with managing due dates and budgets.
  • Commission local photographers for portrait and unit photography shoots on set.
  • Manage talent photo approvals, through Global Edit, partnering with talent relations.
  • Collaborate with production companies to obtain photography deliverables.
  • Oversee freelance photo editors for photo editing and deliverables when required.
  • Manage photo related digital accounts.
  • Define and update specs for all photo and video asset projects.
  • Oversee the brand-wide library to manage restrictions and permissions of the assets for company-wide release.
  • Manage, clean-up and organize photo assets on all archive systems.
  • Must have problem solving skills for evaluating situations and to make improvements and/or adjustments.
  • Stay abreast of all technologies used in photography and video with an eye toward future expansion.


  • Requirements

    • BFA in Photography or related field
    • 5+ years of experience in photo managing/editing/DAM field
    • Excellent grasp of great visual communication and the ability to stretch creatively with each new project, while keeping in mind company objectives and strategic goals
    • Passion for great photography and design
    • Highly organized and detail-oriented
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to work independently, as well in a team situation and with clients, working under pressure, and juggling multiple and complex projects
    • Extensive knowledge of photography production and equipment
    • Strong knowledge of photo and video production, retouching and digital workflow
    • Thrive in a fast-paced environment
    • Understanding in Federal copyright laws, usage licenses and embargo
    • Must have the legal right to work in the United States


    Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

    We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including but not limited to all local Fair Chance Ordinances.

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    If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.



    PI123580508
    Posted: 2020-09-12 Expires: 2020-10-14

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