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Photo Editor

Planet Interactive San Francisco, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Photo Editor

Photography plays an essential role in the success of our client and is a significant component of our brand identity today. They are seeking a talented Photography Editor to review listing photography shoots submitted by Plus photographers around the world. This is a 3-6 month contract position with the potential to extend.

Location: San Francisco, CA
Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision and more


  • Curate a gallery of user-generated photos to tell a visually compelling story
  • Review user-generated photos based on a set of creative guidelines 
  • Learn and continuously improve a scoring system to rate image quality 
  • Participate in regular quality review sessions
  • Notice content trends and curate assets to illustrate them
  • Search a photo database and select relevant assets by keywords
  • Create training materials and lead vendor/ partner trainings, workshops, and review sessions
  • Create presentations to share trends/ learnings with cross-functional teams
  • Interface with other leads and photo editors to do quality reviews and calibrations 
  • Provide recommendations on process or guideline improvements


  • Quick, but never at the cost of quality
  • Accurate and detail-orientated when it comes to photography editing and design
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to motivate and engage a team
  • Openness to feedback and regular quality reviews
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Excellent communication skills with people from creative and operational background alike

Essential Knowledge:

  • Minimum of 2-4 years of experience in photography editing, graphic design, media or related field
  • Strong eye for photo quality and visual storytelling 
  • Knowledge of graphic and presentation design
  • Strong understanding of content trends and differences in the context of different cultures and geographies 
  • Experience with industry-standard editing tools and asset management software
  • Experience with enhancement of digital images, color-correction, contrast adjustment, cropping
  • Experience with stock image banks and performing effective searches using keywords
  • Ability to prioritize a heavy workload and meet strict deadlines in a global environment


  • Bachelor's degree with emphasis in photography, visual design, or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a similar role for a business 

Planet Interactive

Planet Interactive is a creative staffing and recruitment company specializing in strategic solutions for the Advertising, Creative & Digital Design sectors. We provide experienced consultants across a range of industries delivered by a team of senior-level technical recruiters. Our goal is to connect talent with opportunities worldwide.


San Francisco, CA