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