Night Picture Editor – Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph Sydney NSW, Australia
+ Surry Hills location
+ Great culture, close knit team, supportive environment
+ Represent Australia’s largest media organisation
The Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph are seeking a creative and dynamic Night Picture Editor to join their award-winning photographic team.
This is a rare opportunity to join a picture desk team that is at the heart of the country’s best daily and Sunday newspapers and website.
**What’s the role?**
The Night Picture Editor position is full time and based in our Surry Hills office. We are a 24/7 business with rosters that reflect this, however, this position involves largely night shifts.
_The responsibilities include:_
+ Liaising with photographers and journalists across The Daily Telegraph, Sunday Telegraph and dailytelegraph.com.au to create compelling editorial content;
+ Driving new ideas to create unique content;
+ Briefing and communicating with photographers (both on staff and freelancers) to ensure jobs are covered for breaking news and set pieces;
+ Sourcing content globally through traditional contacts and new sources;
+ Communicating with the editor and senior editorial team regarding picture and video packages;
+ Collating and editing image content for online and print.
**Who are you?**
We need a person who is quick on their feet and able to make photographic concepts a reality by guiding some of the best photographers in the country.
You will have an exceptional news sense for our papers and website and know what makes a great photograph and video which turn the dial.
The role requires someone who is a self-starter and driven to be competitive but also able to work in a team environment.
You will be able to demonstrate leadership skills which get the best out of your people.
Good communication skills are essential to this position.
A good understanding of copyright in relation to ownership of images and re-use.
This is a people-management role but the best person will be someone who has on-the-road experience as a newspaper photographer
**What’s in it for you?**
+ Collaborative environment
+ Opportunity to innovate, challenge the norm and pioneer the way forward
+ Variety of work where no two days are the same
+ Make a difference as part of Australia’s most influential media organisation
**Who are we?**
In an evolving media industry our brands continue to drive the story and influence the agenda – 7.4 million Australians read one of our national, metro or regional paid daily titles a week. We are proud to be the greatest storytellers in Australia. Our products are innovative and dynamic, constantly adapting to new challenges and pioneering the way forward to lead the market. A fast paced and ever changing environment requires adequate, robust and reliable business systems and process which play a vital part in our success.
Apply now or for more information on careers at News Corp Australia visit www.newscorpaustralia.com/careers
Applications must be in by August 13.
**Reference ID:** AU1234AC000666
**Date Posted:** 31/07/2020