WIRED is seeking a Photo Fellow. We offer eight-month-long fellowships focused on reporting, video, gadgets, fact-checking, and photography.
All jobs are located at WIRED’s editorial headquarters in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood and pay $20 / hour for 35 hours of work per week.
Applicants must be pursuing journalism as a career and have experience working in a deadline-oriented environment. You should also be enthusiastic, be highly organized, and have a demonstrable interest in technology.
Our fellowships are full-time and therefore not appropriate for matriculated students. The photography fellowship focuses on all aspects of the photo department, including both web and print.
Applicants should be passionate about photography, be highly organized, have a strong aesthetic sensibility, and be able to prioritize, multitask, and meet deadlines.
Applicants must be familiar with and enthusiastic about WIRED’s coverage. The following skills are desired but not a requirement : some level of photographic education, experience as a photographer, excellent Photoshop skills, experience with web content-management systems, photo researching skills, and experience working on set and in a studio environment.
The photo fellow works closely with our photo team, assisting with photo research, placing art for online posts, helping in the WIRED photo studio, and prop shopping.
Administrative duties may include mailing magazine issues, managing our magazine archive, creating PDFs of layouts, and assisting with award entries.
HOW TO APPLY : Please send a cover letter, résumé, and a link to your portfolio. Please specify that you are applying to the Photo Fellowship.
You may apply for only one position, but you may be considered for others as we deem appropriate. We will not consider late applications.
DEADLINE : Applications for all five fellowships are due Feb. 28, 2020. DETAILS : The pay : $20 per hour, 35 hours per week.
The hours : 9 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday. Fellows are eligible for sick days and health care benefits. Employer does not sponsor visas for this position.
What happens next? If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply below and we will review your application as soon as possible.
Please note that due to the high level of applications we receive, it is not always possible for us to respond to each applicant in person.
Should your profile fit this open position we will contact you within approximately 4 weeks. You can update your resume or upload a cover letter at any time by accessing your candidate profile.
Condé Nast is an equal opportunity workplace. Duties and responsibilities may be adjusted based on years of experience. Salary is also commensurate with experience.