Telegraph Media Group, Magazine Picture Internship

Location
London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
Salary
Paid Internship
Posted
20 Oct 2014
Closes
20 Nov 2014
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Internship
Hours
Full Time

The internship on the Magazine's picture desk offers a photography graduate (MA or BA) an invaluable opportunity to experience how a magazine functions and gain real-world knowledge that will help them to succeed in the job market either as a picture researcher or photographer. From the start of their internship they are treated as an integral part of the team. It is assumed that that they will be a motivated self-starter, organised, efficient and able to think creatively and laterally in order to fulfil relevant briefs. As per the responsibilities listed below, the role involves equal measures of administration and creative picture research, with an increasing emphasis on digital skills. The successful candidate will have competent IT, PhotoShop, CMS and SEO skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare images for online features & slideshows
  • Resize images for social media       
  • Maintain picture desk filing system
  • Returns & pdfs/hard copies to contributors
  • Research, captions & credits for Wildlife
  • Beauty holding pic research
  • Research Celia Walden column for online picture
  • Request pictures from PRs for kids retail, food & travel pages
  • Occasional main feature additional research