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Picture Desk Assistant

Press Association

Based: London

Posted: Fri 9 Nov 2018 Closing Date: Mon 19 Nov 2018
Employer: Press Association
Job Category: Photographers and picture desk
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: News and Content Agencies

Job Description

The Press Association has a vacancy for a Picture Desk Assistant at our offices in Victoria, Central London.

In this entry-level position you will be working with our team of award-winning photographers, helping to caption and transmit their pictures to a range of newspapers, websites and agents.

You should be familiar with Photoshop, PhotoMechanic and FTP transmission.

A passion for great pictures, an interest in current affairs, an eye for detail, excellent written English and good communication skills are essential: the ability to edit video and an understanding of social media both as a source of stories and to promote our photography are desirable.

We can help with training, and the working hours include evenings and weekends.

Contact Details

Please apply with CV and covering letter to Group Picture Editor Martin Keene by email: and include ‘PDA vacancy’ in the subject header.

Closing date: Monday November 19, 2018.

The company encourages applications from all sectors of the community.


Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Monday 19th November 2018.

Employer Information

Press Association
United Kingdom

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