TastemadeSanta Monica, CA
Tastemade is on the hunt for a Freelance Photo Editor to enhance our articles by sourcing visually engaging photography. The right candidate for the job enjoys telling stories through pictures, can write quick-hitting copy without any grammatical errors and is a master at using search terms to find virtually any photo within the depths of the internet.
Who you are:
• A creative storyteller who understands how to connect with social audiences using great copy, images and video.
• A great writer and grammar fanatic who is able to develop and implement the voice, tone and character of Tastemade and produce error free content.
• Design savvy with professional experience using Photoshop.
What you'll do:
• Search for and source applicable and visually engaging images from Instagram, Flickr and other creative common resources following legal restrictions.
• Take creative initiative to make photos come alive through use of captions.
• Write witty, charming, playful, and punny captions geared toward a millennial audience - playful vernacular welcome!
• Occasionally photo-edit or modify an original image to echo Tastemade's voice or style.
• Be an active participant in team brainstorms
• Contribute in writing daily titles for both videos and articles
What you'll bring:
• Bachelor's degree in journalism, graphic design or equivalent area of study.
• Proficiency with Photoshop.
• A strong editorial background - a must!
• Expert keyword search skills to find very specific images in the depths of the internet.
• Exceptional knowledge of Snapchat is a plus.
• A stellar work environment – fun, casual, and fast paced
• Unlimited snacks
• Colleagues who are fellow food & travel lovers!
Please note: This a contract position to start.
Tastemade is connecting the world through video!
Would you consider yourself a food & travel lover? Does the idea of working at a company that is at the forefront of game changing media and technology make you giddy? If you answered yes to all of these questions, then keep reading!
Tastemade is a community of food & travel lovers on a mission to connect the world through video. We are passionate about creating and distributing high quality, engaging and shareable food, travel, and lifestyle themed content all over the world. We tell stories. We entertain. We are the food & travel destination for the millennial audience.
We are looking for passionate people who want to change the world and make a difference. People that are driven to disrupt the status quo and not looking for just another job.