Freelance Picture Desk Assistant
The job will entail :
- Support the Picture Editor in resourcing images and maintaining the Picture Desk
- Working mainly with the Picture Editor and the Creative Team, but you will also interact with our Editorial team, Brand Partner team and our Visual Merchandising team
- Populate, manage & distribute the image library.
- Contact companies and press agencies for imagery
- Contact agencies for subscription prices and one-off usage.
- Contacting backstage photographers and uploading folders of their work to keep on file to use throughout the season
- Liaise between accounts and photographers to process invoices
- Maintain the data spreadsheets (contacts/ agencies/ usage reports) up to date.
- Find images to illustrate trends and key items on Farfetch
- Work on sourcing images for specific special projects
- Covering the Picture Editor in their absence
No prior Picture Research experience necessary, however, these are the key attributes we are looking for :
- A keen interest in Fashion and Photography
- Great communicator and ability to work in a fast paced environment
- Reliable, organised and committed to meeting deadlines
- Motivated and engaging
- Strong administrative skills