Here at the Guardian, we believe the open exchange of information, ideas and opinions has the power to change the world for the better. Our independent journalism holds power to account across the globe and brings information that's suppressed into the public domain.
We are at a fascinating juncture in our history. Our audience has never been larger; our journalism never more successful; our brand never stronger.
That is where you come in.
We are looking for a Picture Researcher to add creative input across all print and digital platforms, with a special focus on pictures. In this role you will work on the commercial features desk, researching and sourcing appropriate images for client projects via online image banks and stock photo libraries and PRs.
- You’ll also assist the delivery of branded solutions across all platforms; print, mobile, emerging digital platforms and products, online and responsive web design and support sales pitches by contributing to ideas, proposals, and assisting with mock-ups and prototypes and ensuring that executions are as creative as possible.
In order to be considered for this role we are looking for someone of graduate calibre preferably HND, BA degree or another professional qualification. Our ideal candidate will have 2 years’ experience on a picture desk. You must also be passionate about photography and keeping informed of photographic trends via social media, print and digital media.
This role will be appointed as a 12 month fixed term contract.
- Does this all sound like you? Then we’d love to hear from you!
To apply, please upload your latest CV and a cover letter which outlines why you’d like to take on this role, and why you’re a great match for what we’re looking for.
Deadline for receipt of applications is Friday 21st June 2019.
- We value and respect all differences in all people (seen and unseen) at the Guardian. We aspire to inclusive working experiences and an environment that reflects the audience we serve, where our people have equal access to career development opportunities, their voices are heard and can contribute to our future. The Guardian actively encourages applications from BAME candidates. At the Guardian, many of our staff work flexibly and we will consider all requests for flexible working arrangements.
Posted 32 days ago