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Julie Remy

Julie Remy

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Profession: Documentary Photographer
Location: Toronto , Canada
Home base: Toronto, Canada
URL: http://www.julieremy.com
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Languages spoken: English, French
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Last login: 11 months ago
Member since: 09 Jul 2005 07:07


Julie Remy is a documentary photographer specializing in human right, health and environmental issues.



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Half-time Photo Editor job offer Médecins Sans Frontières (Brussels based)

MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES is a non-governmental organisation for humanitarian aid. Today we work in more than 60 countries where our volunteers bring their aid to populations in distress, to victims of agression and war, regardless of race, religion, beliefs or politics.

To support this work from Brussels, the Human Resources Department of the MSF Operational Centre of Brussels is looking for a :


Background and objectives:
The PHOTO EDITOR position aims to contribute to MSF’s communication and information activities through photography.

Together with the Photo Production Advisor, he/she works on selecting photos, helping with photo production and diffusion, and advising on lay-out. He/She also assists with the management of photo archives.

The position is half-time and is based in Brussels.

The PHOTO EDITOR works within the MSF OCB Audiovisual Unit and reports to the Communications and Audiovisual Coordinator. He/She works in very close collaboration with the Photo Production Advisor. He/She will work as a team with the Video Producer and Editor, as well as with the various Communications Officers of the Combo team.

Main responsibilities
• Select and prepare pictures for internal and external publications
• Supports the Photo Production Advisor on photo production and diffusion
• Advise on matters of layout and design
• Assist with the management of photo archives

• Select pictures for internal and external publications, including slideshows and photo-films
• Prepare selected photos and upload them on the international media database
• Follow up with the Communications Officers of the Combo team on the accompanying info for pictures (dates, captions, keywords, authors, etc.)
• Supports the Photo Production Advisor on photo production and diffusion
• Produce photography in the office or for MSF in Belgium
• Develop and maintain a photo database of key MSF spokespeople in the field and HQ
• Occasionally, may produce photo reports in MSF field projects
• Advise on matters of lay-out and design both for print and online publications produced by the Combo team
• Maintain a network of quality designers motivated to work for MSF
• Assist with the management of the MSF OCB photo archive
• Be the reference photo person in the absence of the Photo Production Advisor

Together with the Photo Production Advisor:
• Promote the work of the audiovisual unit internally
• Provide support to and advise field communication staff and other MSF field staff with regards to photography
• Promote MSF photo guidelines – including usage rules and photo ethics – among MSF teams
• Support with the acquisition, maintenance and use of MSF OCB photo equipment

• Previous professional experience in photography or at a picture desk of a major publication
• A strong sense of initiative as well as team play
• A good judgement of ethical aspects of photography
• A strong motivation for working with a humanitarian organisation
• Experience in lay-out and design
• Fluency in English and French
• Basic knowledge of Dutch is a plus

- Based part time in Brussels
- Post to be filled at once.

CV + application letter to be sent before 14/02/2012 to Thalia Maes,
Communication Department, Rue Dupré 94, 1090 Brussels.
E-mail : thalia.maes@brussels.msf.org

03 Feb 2012 09:02 | 0 replies


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