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SENIOR PHOTOGRAPHIC ASSISTANT

Full-time
 

Rankin Photography is looking to recruit an experienced full-time assistant to join his studio.

Candidates should have at least 2 years experience in a similar role.

We are looking for someone who can hit the ground running and apply themselves straight away.

Good English is essential and all applicants must have an in-depth understanding of studio practice and be proficient in operating cameras and lighting.

This is a varied and exciting role and we expect complete commitment and in turn offer great opportunities.

Applicants must hold a clean driver’s license, a valid passport and be over 21.

If you feel you meet the requirements please send your CV to jobs@rankin.co.uk

Design Intern

Rankin Photography, Hunger Magazine and HungerTV are looking for a Design intern to support our busy Design team. This internship is a genuine opportunity to get involved in and gain experience in the creative aspects of our businesses at the peak time of year for our creative output.

You will be supporting our two graphic designers with research and with putting together layouts for online features. You will also be invited to suggest ideas for book designs and creative treatments. It is highly likely you will also be helping ramp up the visual and creative aspects of our social media presence. You should have good knowledge of Adobe Indesign and Photoshop.

We are looking for someone who is culturally and visually aware; a bright, inquisitive graduate whose mind is wide open to what’s new and what’s next. Our environment is one where opinions count and are regularly challenged so it is important you are a confident communicator, an ideas generator and can take constructive criticism as intended: in the spirit of pushing our creative boundaries.

Our internships are for three months. Travel expenses (zone 1-6) are paid plus on shoot days there’s often as much free food as you can eat.

To be considered:

Please email jobs@rankin.co.uk with the subject heading: Design Intern

Please explain why you are interested Rankin Photography and Hunger, tell us what you can bring to the team and what you hope to gain from your time with us.

Please provide portfolio links/materials if relevant. 

Only candidates who can prove the right to work in the UK will be considered.

Graphic Designer (mid-senior level) Vacancy, Hunger Publishing Ltd

Immediate start

Salary: DOE

Hunger Publishing produces Hunger, the bi-annual fashion, culture and lifestyle magazine and its associated website Hunger TV. Hunger Publishing was established in 2011 by photographer and filmmaker Rankin.

Graphic Designer (mid-senior level)

Hunger Publishing is looking for a talented and imaginative mid-senior level Graphic Designer.

You will work primarily with Rankin, Hunger’s Creative Director and the Hunger editorial team on the production of the 500 page bi-annual magazine. You will also have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of interesting Rankin-related projects including books, exhibitions and projects for Rankin Film Productions.

The design team is a small team so you will be active in work scheduling and will communicate frequently with various team members in order to keep workflows moving and meet deadlines. To do so successfully needs good organisation, efficiency, self-motivation and the ability to initiate projects and guide them through to completion.

Essential experience and background:

  • A strong background in editorial design – previous experience within the publishing sector is ideal
  • Experience of taking design projects from initiation through to completion
  • Creativity, originality and a strong visual eye
  • Exceptional layout skills
  • A love of typography
  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Knowledge of print processes and production
  • A keen interest in fashion and photography as well as art/design

HTML and CSS experience would be beneficial but is not a necessity.

You are:

  • Organised
  • Self-motivated
  • Comfortable working independently but within a wider editorial team
  • Confident in presenting your ideas to team members and to clients
  • Able to start relatively quickly
  • Ready to hit the ground running

To apply please email jobs@rankin.co.uk with ‘Graphic Designer’ in the subject field. Please include:

  • Your CV
  • Your portfolio or links to your portfolio with your best examples of editorial design work
  • Your salary expectations
  • Your notice period. Ideal candidates will be available to start work on or before Monday 21st September

Please note only candidates who can prove their right to work in the UK will be considered. Successful candidates will be contacted within two weeks of their application and those invited to interview will be asked to show real evidence of their success in a similar previous role.

If you have not heard after two weeks, thank you for your application but please assume you have been unsuccessful.