The Press Association has a vacancy for an Assistant Picture Editor to work in our London newsroom.
You will be helping to lead our team of photographers to produce the must-see pictures and video of the day for print, online and the wider syndication market.
- You will need to demonstrate:
A minimum of three years’ experience of working on a newspaper or agency desk
Razor-sharp news sense, to know what is news today – and what will be news tomorrow
Excellent written English
A good understanding of media law and the role of IPSO
The enthusiasm to generate off-diary picture ideas
A knowledge of social media as a source of news and pictures and as a way of showcasing our photographs
Skills in Photoshop and PhotoMechanic
The ability to prioritise your work in response to fast-changing news agenda,
The role involves evening and weekend working.
Please apply by email with AsstPicEd in the header to Martin Keene, PA Group Picture Editor
Closing date: Wednesday May 15th, 2019.
The company encourages applications from all sectors of the community