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APAC Photo Editor - Tokyo

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Posted Nov 18, 2021 - Requisition No. 97763

Bloomberg News is the biggest financial and business news organization in the world. We lead the way in breaking news and providing analysis on financial markets, from intraday coverage through in-depth features. We are known for our quality, accuracy and ability to deliver news investors can use. It's what keeps us inventing and re-inventing, all the time.

What's the Role?

You're an experienced photo editor with proven picture judgment and advanced knowledge of industry standard photo editing tools including Photoshop, Photo Mechanic, FTP, CMS/DAM systems. You know how to create photo-driven features and have the skills to create them. You are aware of global current events in business, finance and politics and are passionate about bringing in visual elements that will help us continue to evolve our journalism. We're looking for you to join our photo team, where you'll be challenged to work with speed, accuracy and efficiency and be involved in almost every platform that Bloomberg offers.

We'd like you to:

  • Assign photographers and videographers and source imagery for the Bloomberg terminal and Bloomberg's homepage
  • Collaborate with the wider newsroom using Bloomberg's wholly-owned content, available third-party content and web-based proprietary tools to illustrate a variety of news stories for Bloomberg platforms

You'll need to have:

  • Minimum of 5+ years relevant photo editing experience
  • Experience in a real time news environment
  • Experience assigning breaking and feature news events
  • Knowledge in image licensing, permissions and potential legal implications
  • Existing relationships with a range of photographers/videographers and the desire to continue developing them and recruit
  • The flexibility to rapidly interpret text and appropriately match with appropriate imagery
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English
  • Flexibility to perform in a fast-paced global environment and meet urgent deadlines
  • Familiarity with photo contract negotiations

We'd love to see:

  • Experience with graphic/web design, html/CSS, multimedia storytelling, Premiere Pro/Final Cut and audio
  • A 'roll your sleeves up' mentality
  • A strategic problem solver

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are, but in the meantime feel free to have a look at this: https://www.bloomberg.com/careers/about

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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