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Sports Editing Intern - Los Angeles Remote (14252)

Getty Images Los Angeles, California
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Who We Are:

For over 25 years, Getty Images has embraced disruption and change; riding the digital wave to evolve from a fragmented, analog stock photo business into a multi-billion dollar, global e-commerce industry leader and trusted brand. The breadth and quality of our content has always allowed our customers and partners to tell their stories with greater creativity and accuracy, eliciting more emotion and enabling more action.

Help us move the world with images!

Getty Images is the most trusted and esteemed source of visual content in the world available through its industry-leading sites and . The Getty Images website serves creative, business and media customers in almost 200 countries and is the first-place people turn to discover, purchase and share powerful content from the world's best photographers and videographers.

Getty Images works with over 360,000 contributors and image partners to provide comprehensive coverage of more than 160,000 news, sport and entertainment events, impactful creative imagery to communicate any commercial concept and the world's deepest digital archive of historic photography. With over 435 million assets, of which over 310 million are digitized, encompassing the latest global news, sports, celebrity, music and fashion coverage; exclusive conceptual creative images; and the world's largest commercial archive. New content is added daily, with 8-10 million new assets added each quarter.

Getty Images offers the most exclusive and unique creative and editorial visual content globally. The breadth and quality of our content allows our customers and partners to tell their stories with greater creativity and accuracy, thereby eliciting more emotion and enabling more action. Getty Images moves the world -whether the goal is commercial or philanthropic, revenue-generating or society-changing, market-disrupting or headline-driving. Getty Images offers the highest quality and most diverse visual content, based on industry-leading expertise and innovation.

Role: Sports Editing Intern

Duration: 4 month, Paid Internship

Location: Remote - U.S.

Who you are:

As a Sports Remote Editing Intern in North America, your role will work closely with Getty Images' world-class editors, photographers, and assignment editors to edit top-of-the-line sport events. You will learn our picture filing software, assignment protocols, and what we look for in our day-to-day event coverage. Your day-to-day will be to edit, caption, and send pictures remotely from sporting events and work on the non-live content to the Getty Images platform and direct to customers. This is a pathway to work as an editor with Getty Images, not a photographer. You will work events based on the sporting event calendar and will have a schedule given to you a minimum of the week before. Availability on nights and weekends is a must.

You are organized with a skill for logistics and an interest and understanding in the world of North American sports and some global sports. You are a team player who can work autonomously and take the initiative when required. You're able to prioritize your workload and understand sports photography effectively. You relish the chance to meet new people, building strong relationships. You are passionate about all forms of imagery with a focus on still photography but a keen interest in video and social-first content.

Your Next Challenge:

* Learn the Getty Images remote editing software
* Build relationships with both staff and freelance photographers
* Learn logistical arrangements of deploying photographers to locations and events within North America
* Learn to use data to add to the coverage of games and events
* Maintain strong, positive relationships with a roster of photographers and receive feedback on the quality of work
* Participate in major event productions either remotely or on-site.

What You'll Need:

* Availability to work nights and weekends
* Foster relationships in a strong team environment internally and externally
* Strong organizational skills
* Excellent communication and social skills
* Develop knowledge of key editorial clients
* Willing to work anti-social hours with some travel
* A keen understanding and interest in media, journalism, and the world of sport
* The ability to work in a fast-paced, constantly evolving, and sometimes hectic environment
* Ability to keep calm under pressure, with a can-do, tenacious attitude
* A keen understanding and a passion for social media
* Knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook is desirable

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

* Strong sense of editorial integrity.
* Ability and comfort with unusual working conditions: long hours; unsociable hours; limited or exaggerated physical movement; lack of facilities.
* Must be physically able to work for extended periods, sometimes over days or weeks, in all environments.
* Potential to be able to maneuver or travel long distances while carrying and using photographic field equipment, including ancillary technical equipment.
* Superb people skills.
* Image editing (including technology experience with imaging software such as Photoshop).
* Technical capabilities (transmitting, remote camera, social posting, networking).

Benefits at Getty Images

Time off Work/life balance is important to us

We provide flexible time off and 10 sick days each calendar year.

Company Paid Holidays

Employees enjoy company-paid holidays for each of our global locations.

Employee Assistance Program

Employees have access to free, confidential assistance for everyday problems such as stress management, financial coaching, marital or family issues, substance abuse, occupational problems, and referrals for legal, childcare, and eldercare services. Employees can seek additional discounts on other wellness activities such as travel, gym memberships, and sports! Through our EAP services, employees are also eligible for 3 free counseling visits and life coaching sessions.

Learning & growth

We value continuous learning and development to help everyone develop their skills. Enjoy mentorship, curated training & more.

Leadership Principles

As a company, we're committed to living these Principles every day. Here's how we support our mission to be the best place to work globally.

We are trustworthy, transparent, and honest

We love character, authenticity, and integrity.

We always raise the bar

Excellence is our norm; we get better through endeavor, curiosity, and speed.

We collectively bring solutions

We love debate, but collaborating to solve problems for ourselves and our customers is everyone's responsibility.

We care, are kind, courteous, and respectful

We will not tolerate rudeness.

We reject biased behaviour and discrimination

We seek to understand biases in all forms. We call out biases and discrimination when observed and take action where responsible.

We are inclusive of different voices, perspectives, and experience

Diversity and inclusion are never done, but we are passionate in their pursuit.

We are one Getty Images with no silos

We share goals and accountability; we and actively seek information and expertise; we make time for our peers.

We deliver on our commitments, and commercial goals

With one voice and shared accountability.

We put the customer at the heart of everything we do

We listen to, anticipate, and exceed customer needs, adapting as they evolve.

We celebrate our inclusive work environment and welcome members of all backgrounds and perspectives. Women, gender-nonbinary, people of color, LGBTQIA+ people and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Getty Images is committed to providing Reasonable Accommodations and will work with you to meet your needs. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please email .

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Getty Images is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. Getty Images believes that diversity is critical to our success in moving the world with images and is committed to creating an inclusive, mutually respectful environment which celebrates diversity. We seek to hire on the basis of merit, competence, performance, and business needs.

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