Freelance Picture Desk Assistant

Salary
£120-£150 day rate, depending on experience.
Hours
9am-6pm
Position Type
Freelance
Location
Old Street London
Closing Date
17/06/2019
Advert expires on
25/06/2019

Farfetch

Main Duties

  • 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

Skills and Experience

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 fast paced environment
  • Reliable, organised and committed to meeting deadlines
  • Motivated and engaging
  • Strong administrative skills