THE CHIMES // Photo Editor
Basic function and responsibility:
The Chimes photo editor is responsible for delegating photography assignments to staff photographers and videographers, as well as personally shooting assignments. In addition to supervising the photography staff, these people give general expertise on visuals for the website or the newspaper. The ideal candidate is an experienced photographer with good management skills and a strong work ethic.
Supervision received: Editor-in-Chief, Managing Editor
Supervision of others: Staff Photographers, freelance photographers, videographers
General: Demonstrate a working knowledge and familiarity with AP style. Strong editing and shooting skills. Handy with a camera. Ability to supervise and provide constructive criticism in a helpful and appropriate manner. Flexible attitude. Demonstrate working knowledge of computer programs such as Indesign, Photoshop, Lightroom and Illustrator. Good interpersonal skills and ability to lead a photo staff. Able to delegate assignments.
Education and experiences: At the time of election or appointment, must attend or accepted to Biola as a full-time student. Prior experience working with newspapers, yearbook, magazines or prior work, class experience, or journalism is preferable.