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Photo Asset Manager, Creative Operations

Discovery Inc
Woodway, TX 76712
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Discovery Inc

Location: Woodway, TX, United States, 76712
Req ID: 2115

Discovery hires the very best and brightest talent who are enthusiastic and passionate to fulfill the company's mission of empowering people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity.

In exchange for their talent and drive, employees are provided with an engaging, diverse workplace and the resources they need to learn, thrive and grow in their careers.

Position Summary

Magnolia Network is a collaboration between Chip and Joanna Gaines and Discovery, Inc. At Magnolia Network, we believe in telling life's stories authentically and empowering viewers to move past their comfort zones and try new things.

The Photo Manager of Creative Operations is responsible for managing all original series photography workflows, talent approvals and asset management systems for Magnolia Network.


  • Work in partnership with the Photo Production Manager to uphold the quality and quantity of photography.
  • Manage database of all photography assets, which includes establishing and maintaining an archive system.
  • Oversee the network-wide photo library, managing restrictions and permissions of the assets for company-wide release. Includes press and talent exclusives.
  • Establish a comprehensive photography workflow, managing production shoot dates and photography budgets.
  • Manage talent photo approvals, through Global Edit, partnering with talent relations.
  • Partner with production companies to obtain contractual photography deliverables, ensuring all are delivered properly.
  • Onboard all new photographers.
  • Manage photo related digital accounts, including stock photography companies and internal Discovery systems.
  • Maintain specs, delivery process and metadata naming conventions for all photography.
  • Manage, clean-up and organize photo assets on all archive systems.
  • Must have problem solving skills for evaluating situations and to make improvements and/or adjustments.
  • Stay abreast of all technologies used in photography and video with an eye toward future expansion.

  • Requirements

    • BFA in Photography or related field
    • 5+ years of experience in photo managing/editing/DAM field
    • Excellent grasp of great visual communication and the ability to stretch creatively with each new project, while keeping in mind company objectives and strategic goals
    • Passion for great photography and design
    • Highly organized and detail-oriented
    • Ability to work independently, as well in a team situation and with clients, working under pressure, and juggling multiple and complex projects
    • Strong knowledge of photo production, retouching and workflow
    • Thrive in a fast-paced environment
    • Understanding in Federal copyright laws, usage licenses and embargo
    • Must have the legal right to work in the United States

    Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

    We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including but not limited to all local Fair Chance Ordinances.

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    If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.


    Posted: 2021-06-01 Expires: 2021-07-02

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