Rex Features is Britain’s leading independent photographic press agency and image library, supplying a daily service of news, celebrity, features, and stock photos to media in the UK and worldwide.
It is one of the leading sources of editorial photography, with contributors and sales agents throughout the world.
The company was established over 50 years ago and is based in Clerkenwell, with further offices in New York and Los Angeles.
We are looking for a photo editor to join our production team. You will be responsible for editing and syndicating our vast daily production of images.
Main Duties & Responsibilities include:
Working with senior editors on a tight deadline to select the best images sent in by our suppliers, with a special focus on entertainment and celebrity images.
Syndicating images to our global network of agents, uploading the material to the Rex website and working with our sales team to maximise the sales potential of the material.
Liaising with photographers and agents to ensure material meets the highest standards and is provided in a timely fashion.
Working with the production team to update and maintain the Rex Features home page.
You will have at least 2 years experience working at a photo agency or entertainment publication.You will have a keen interest in, and broad knowledge of, all aspects of celebrity culture, news, and current events. You will be knowledgeable about digital photography and proficient in Adobe Photoshop CS3.
Standard working hours are 9:30-6:00 Sunday-Thursday, with an occasional need for flexibility depending on media event demands.
Salary is negotiable depending on experience.
Please send your CV and covering letter to Sally Brandon, HR Manager by post or by email to the contact details below.
Company : Rex Features
Date posted: 28 Aug 2008
Closing date : 22 Sep 2008
Contact: Sally Brandon
18 Vine Hill
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