Job overview: Process and submit an average of up to 100 images weekly, adding descriptions, keywords and model release details.
Key skills: Excellent written english language knowledge, especially vocabulary and spelling. Being able to look at an image and describe it with words and keywords. Efficiency and accuracy is also important.
Successful engagement: One where I don't have to worry that images are incorrectly keyworded or described. One where I can trust that the work is performed accurately and efficiently.
What you can learn: Good keywording require practice, and will be important in many jobs in the digital future. Get an inside view of the stock photography world, and see what images are accepted and which are not. About 20% of my images are rejected, almost as many require extra work in Photoshop before being accepted.
If you own an iPad and an iPad Camera Connector or iPad SD Card Reader, this will count very positively to your application, so be sure to mention...