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Junior Photo Researcher | Benchmark Education

Position Purpose

Conduct image research from all kinds of image suppliers and sources; work closely with editors, designers, and production on day-to-day project needs; track photo selects, photo credits, and permissions, as well as audit image usage and track data on spreadsheets; download and obtain hi-res image files and licenses; process images in internal data bases and DAMs (Digital Asset Management Systems); assist on photo shoots; and perform additional administrative tasks for the department.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conduct photo research
  • Order/download hi-res images
  • Maintain photo log spreadsheets and input photo credits
  • Track image data
  • Tag/keyword images in database
  • Process images in databases and DAMs
  • Assist on occasional photo shoots (casting, props, setup and model releases)


Job Requirements/Skills and Experience

  • At least two years of photo research experience
  • Excellent visual and organizational skills
  • Enjoy working in a dynamic environment and managing multiple projects
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and teamwork skills
  • Able to handle workflow and project changes as well as deadline pressures
  • Familiarity with Mac OS, Word, Excel, and Photoshop
  • Experience in publishing
  • Familiarity with InDesign and Digital Asset Management systems a plus.


About Us

Benchmark Education Company is a leading publisher of core, supplemental, and intervention literacy and language resources in English and Spanish, both print and digital, as well as world-class professional development. Since its founding in 1998, our company has proven to be one of the most nimble and innovative content creators on the cutting edge of pedagogy and technology. The digital content in our many online and hybrid learning programs delivers all the rigor of its print counterpart and is designed for remote and blended learning contexts.

Our powerful and research-validated programs give diverse learners, including English Learners, precisely the support they need to accelerate achievement. Our mission is to connect children to the world through text, building knowledge and perspectives. Our content-rich and culturally relevant texts feature explicit instruction in close reading and analysis, social emotional learning, multiple perspectives, and authentic literature, reflecting the complexity and dimensions of the world.

We are committed to providing thorough support for responsive teaching, with targeted and sustained professional development, a full range of customizable literacy solutions, exceptional quality, deep and effective support for distance learning, and dedicated customer service.

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*Benchmark Education Publishing (BEC) and its affiliates are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.