Jobs: Managing Editor at Photoshot UK

Photoshot – Managing editor (news, entertainment and sport) and head of image production

Photoshot has an exciting vacancy for an experienced, hands-on individual with a keen interest in world affairs who will manage the day to day activities of the live picture desk and co-ordinate production of all images across the company.

 Specific responsibilities include:

  •  Managing a team of live picture editors and staff photographers in London and New York
  • Overseeing the daily news, entertainment and sport diary
  • Liaising with and recruiting contributing non-staff photographers
  • Gathering live news images from partner agencies
  • Managing the company’s non-news picture editors
  • Co-ordinating the timely distribution of all images to partners

This senior position also includes a good deal of hands on work where the successful candidate will be expected to lead by example and encourage and mould the more junior members of the team. A practical knowledge of the editing and keywording process is essential.

An attractive package will be offered to the successful candidate. Experience in this or a similar role is essential.

Please send your CV and covering letter to Charles Taylor, director at ctaylor@photoshot.com.

Marco | Editor

Editor at large and founder of a bunch of stockphoto businesses

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