Special Sections photographer

Emerald Media Group, UO


   Photographers will primarily be responsible for producing visual content for our special sections, 

   advertisements and other marketing materials that come out periodically throughout the 

   academic year. Photographers are a resource for all of the business departments at EMG. 


   Specific duties 

   ● Knowledgeable: Understands the direction of the special sections and purpose of these 

   products and how to visually contribute to the theme and subject matter. Also able to 

   identify potential topics and help brainstorm creative ideas for writing assignments. 

   ● Adaptable: Photographers will need to be able to switch styles of photography based on 

   the needs of other departments within EMG. (e.g. ads, magazine, portraiture, etc…) 

   ● Photo Filing and Storage: Will need to upload all content to specific location and file all 

   accompanying materials in correct places on our server. 

   ● Deadlines: Will be required to meet deadlines with photo content for stories, 

   advertisements, and other materials as assigned. 

   ● Internal Meetings: Has a weekly meeting to discuss upcoming projects, assignments 

   and special sections with the Special Sections Editor, Creative director and the 

   Marketing & Brand Manager. May also have other meetings with other department 

   personnel to discuss photo opportunities that are above and beyond the scope of 

   shooting for special sections. 






   $15-$50 per assignment 

   ● Teamwork: Will work with other content creators to facilitate project goals. 

   (e.g. writers, designers, videographers, web developers, etc…) 

   ● Goals: Develop compelling content for special sections, advertisements, and other 

   marketing services as needs arise. 

   ● Other: Other duties as assigned. 


Experience Required/Preferred (leave blank if included in position description above) 

   Emerald Expectations: 

   ● Must be a creative thinker with a strong desire for innovation. EMG strives to be ahead 

   of the curve and a thought leader invested in developing new trends and needs student 

   leaders that embrace those goals and culture. 

   ● The desire and understanding that ongoing research/education drives the mission of 

   Emerald Media Group and its goal “To make college better.” 

Application Instructions: 

Immediate Openings available. Apply by sending email resume and cover letter to engage@dailyemerald.com