Jobs Board

APPLICATIONS

To apply for any of the jobs listed here, please email: jobs@rankin.co.uk with ‘Your Name – Job Title’ in the subject field, attaching a CV and cover letter.

All roles are based in Kentish Town, NW5 unless otherwise stated.

Candidates unable to prove their right to work in the UK will not be shortlisted.

Please note that we are unable to respond to every application due to the volume received. Only successful candidates will be contacted.


designer – hunger media – (FREELANCE – PRINT & DIGITAL)

 We’re looking for a talented designer to work across Hunger Magazine and HungerTV. You will also be integral to the development of brand identity across the Rankin group including our creative agency The Full Service.

Working closely with the Creative Director the role will involve all aspects of design both print and digital.

Including:

  • Visual conceptualization.
  • Design and layout.
  • Web design.
  • Motion graphics design.

Essential:

  • Experience designing across print & digital platforms.
  • A demonstrable passion and understanding of the brand.
  • Ability to present and communicate your ideas.
  • High proficiency across Adobe CS.
  • Experience of the production process.

ART DIRECTOR (PRINT & DIGITAL)

We’re looking for a talented designer ready to step up into the role of Art Director to work across Hunger Magazine and HungerTV. You will also be integral to the development of brand identity across the Rankin group with immediate focus on designing for our online presence.

The Art Director will continue to develop the established visual identity of Hunger magazine and all associated products and platforms. Working closely with the Creative Director the role will involve all aspects of design both print and digital.

Including:

  • Visual conceptualization.
  • Design and layout.
  • Commissioning talent.
  • Web design.
  • Motion graphics design.

Essential:

  • Experience designing across print & digital platforms.
  • Experience of commissioning talent.
  • A demonstrable passion and understanding of the brand.
  • Ability to present and communicate your ideas.
  • High proficiency across Adobe CS.
  • Experience of the production process.

photographic assistant

Rankin’s team are looking for an experienced Photographic Assistant.  You will have solid studio skills and previous experience using medium format cameras and working with different flash systems.  This is a great opportunity for someone with initiative who is keen to work and grow as part of a team, hone their skills and take on increased responsibility. The role involves international travel.

This is a full time position.

Essential

 

  • A minimum 2 years professional assisting experience
  • Experience using medium format cameras
  • Experience working with a range of flash systems
  • Available for international travel
  • Available for weekend work when required
  • Current Passport
  • Clean Drivers Licence

Creative intern

Rankin Photography, The Full Service and Hunger are currently looking for a Creative Intern to join our team and be involved in a number of projects, ranging from advertising pitches to creative fashion film ideas. This opportunity involves creating mood boards for fashion editorials, music videos, TV commercials and pitch documents. Gaining valuable experience, interns will shadow a team of experienced producers, directors and photographers to gain insight into the workings of the creative industry.

We are looking for:

  • A working knowledge of creative software including Photoshop, Powerpoint, and InDesign is preferable.
  • Candidates need to be organised and demonstrate excellent attention to detail and strong communication skills.
  • A working knowledge of social media and gifs is needed.

This internship is for a three month period.


PR & MARKETING COORDINATOR (Hunger publishing)

Hunger Publishing are looking for a seasonal PR & Marketing Coordinator at Hunger Publishing to work biannually on Hunger Magazine. You will be involved throughout the lifecycle of each issue: from creative brainstorming at kick off, through developing, managing and delivering strategy, to the Issue Launch. The role works alongside the Managing Editor, Editor, Fashion Director and Head of Advertising & Special Projects. The role partners our Global PR Manager.

Essential:

  • Minimum of 2 years experience – agency or in house.
  • Excellent press contacts across national broadsheet and digital press, concentrating mainly on the UK and US.
  • Previous experience of placing exclusive content with print and digital press.
  • Solid general knowledge of fashion, music, film and the arts.
  • Team player and ready to adjust to a flexible schedule given the nature of press and online coverage.
  • Brand contacts for events or potential commercial partnerships.
  • Good understanding of current transitional media climate.
  • Results driven.
  • Demonstrably passionate about our Brand.

Desirable:

  • Previous experience in events, both planning and their PR.

 

online fashion & beauty editor (HUNGER TV)

Hunger TV are looking for a fashion and beauty editor to bolster fashion and beauty content on the website, covering everything from breaking fashion news, to long form features to fashion week reports and new takes on beauty for the Hunger TV audience. We’re looking for someone with their finger on fashion’s fast moving pulse who can secure exclusive content and break news, but who also has a keen knowledge of pop culture and current affairs that will feed into their reporting. The role will involve representing Hunger at fashion events and fashion week in the UK and occasionally abroad. It will also involve some shoot production for online fashion and beauty shoots, so a base of contacts is a bonus. This is a position for someone with previous writing and reporting experience at a fashion magazine or similar publication or website.

Essential:

  • Previous experience in a similar role is essential, this is not an entry level position
  • A strong knowledge of the fashion and beauty industry and pop culture and a passion for uncovering new talent at home and abroad
  • Strong writing and editing skills. Photoshop skills are an added bonus, as is any production experience and previous experience using a CMS system
  • An understanding of writing for the web and amplifying content on social media
  • A good contact base within the fashion industry press. Photography and stylist contacts a bonus
  • Experience of working with brands and knowledge of branded content
  • A team player with the ability to multi-task and aid the team with more general features from time to time
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Creative flair with a keen eye for detail as you will be managing Hunger TV’s Young Blood photography section
  • Willingness to contribute new creative ideas and formats that will work for digital
  • Passion for keeping up with emerging trends and influencers in the fashion world
  • Collaborative and able to take direction from both print and digital teams

CREATIVE DIRECTOR (PRINT & DIGITAL)

We’re looking for an exceptional Creative Director to sit across our current and planned media offering in print and digital: Hunger and HungerTV. You will further be responsible for the brand identity across the Rankin group with immediate focus on developing our online presence.

The Creative Director will work to develop the established visual identity of Hunger magazine and all associated products and platforms. You will be instrumental in the continued development of Hunger Publishing working closely with the Managing Editor, Fashion Director, Editor, and Head of Advertising to develop the product on a global scale across platforms and all territories. You will also be responsible for commissioning and briefing talent and will be tasked with ensuring delivery of the highest quality.

The Creative Director is responsible for the Art team and will be instrumental in the management and development of that team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for ensuring that the offering and associated products are delivered to the highest standard within budget.
  • Responsible for the design and visual identity of the offering and linked projects.
  • Oversee quality of design: Define and agree design and production standards.
  • Develop and monitor the house style, maintaining visual identity and consistency across the brand.
  • Partner effectively with all departments.
  • Contribute to conception and development of creative ideas for the offering and brand projects – especially visual identity.
  • Oversee the modification and development of design for existing and new titles and platforms when necessary.
  • Lead and nurture the Art team to provide the very highest levels of service.
  • Excite, motivate and inspire creativity throughout the department.
  • Provide leadership/motivation and convey the vision and values of the group.
  • Use excellent presentation and interpersonal skills to present and communicate creative ideas.

Essential:

  • Significant experience of leading an editorial design department across digital and print.
  • Experience of designing and developing a product to the highest standard.
  • Experience of commissioning and managing exceptional talent.
  • A demonstrable passion and understanding of the brand.
  • Experienced in managing and developing Art teams and commissioning design projects.
  • Good communication skills, including the ability to communicate design concepts, negotiate internally and externally and advise and promote design policy.

If you have all these skills and more, and feel you’d be able to wow us with your application then we’d like to hear from you.


WRITER/ SCRIPTWRITER

We’re looking for jaw-dropping talent in the form of a Writer / Script Writer to join the team at our creative agency, The Full Service. You’ll be equally adept writing engaging pitch and sales packs and press releases as you are knocking out a killer script. You’ll be equally excited being part of ideation with the team as you are translating others’ vision.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Write engaging sales documents.
  • Write pitch perfect press releases.
  • Craft killer scripts.
  • Ideation

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate they can:

  • Be self-motivated and well organized: Demonstrate ability to work in a fast paced environment and adapt to rapid change.
  • Write clear, persuasive, original content.
  • Show excellent storytelling with a visual awareness.
  • Show flair for well crafted script writing.
  • Work on several scripts and projects at once, and to tight deadlines.
  • Deliver work to brief on time and on budget, to the highest quality.
  • Develop fresh, original creative ideas with the Creative team.
  • Push boundaries of original thinking to explore new creative solutions.
  • Think creatively and devise imaginative and intelligent content based on client / team briefs.
  • Show excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Amend, revise or redevelop at speed, in response to internal and client feedback.

Essential:

  • A minimum of 2 years professional writing experience in a similar role.
  • Impeccable understanding of screenplay structure and styles.

If you have all these skills and more, and feel you’d be able to wow us with your application then we’d like to hear from you.

Alongside your CV please send us:

  • Cover Letter
  • 3 examples of your work – at least 1 must be a short form script.

Closing date 12th May 2017


PRODUCTION DESIGN INTERN

Term: 1 – 3 months.

Rankin Photography is looking for an intern to join the in house production design team. The in house set design team develop and create sets for high profile clients in studio and on location. The internship would be great for a student or recent graduate but would also benefit anyone who wants to get a fantastic overview of production design across many mediums. Successful applicants will have the opportunity to experience fashion editorials, music videos and commercials for both print and film. Working alongside the Production design team experience crosses: installing sets; props sourcing and set dressing; image and creative research; set breakdowns; tool shed maintenance.

Essential:

  • Demonstrable passion for the work we do
  • Interest in set design essential
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Lateral thinking and initiative

STUDIO INTERN

Rankin Photography, Hunger Magazine and HungerTV are looking for interns to support our busy team. This internship is a genuine opportunity to get involved in and gain experience in the studio aspects of our business.

Our internships are designed specifically to support those who have a genuine and demonstrable passion for photography and the industry, but who may not have had an opportunity to work professionally within these areas before.  The ideal candidate would be a college leaver or film or photography graduate who is very hard working, a quick learner, conscientious and willing to get involved in a variety of tasks.  We are not looking for someone who is currently studying.  A qualification in photography is not necessary, though some knowledge of photography, lighting, and studio equipment would be beneficial.  What is more important is a can-do attitude and a strong drive for a career in the photo industry.

This is a varied and ‘hands on’ role, which requires an extremely organized, level-headed person, comfortable in a busy and demanding studio environment.

Our internships are usually for 3 months but we require a minimum commitment of 1 month.  Travel expenses (Zone 1-6) are paid.`  Please note this is an unpaid internship but this is a tremendous opportunity to break into the industry and you will be immersed in a fast-paced, exciting environment.

Reporting to the Studio Manager, Studio Interns will be helping with:

  • Preparing and maintaining the studio, including Styling, Kitchen and Studio to a high standard.
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy workplace throughout the day.
  • Returning studio to a high standard at the end of each shoot.

Essential:

  • Only applicants over 18 years old are accepted.
  • Must live in London, between Zones 1- 6 at time of application.
  • Applicants must be able to commit to 5 days per week, 10am-7pm.