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Practical Publishing, the UK’s fastest growing craft magazine publisher, is looking for a Senior Photographer who in addition to being hands-on will also be responsible for overseeing the photography across all our products including magazine covers, internal pages, product packaging, marketing material and websites. The role will involve product photography and model photography and you will ensure images reflect the positioning of each title within the prortfolio. Responsibilities • Work with art editors, editors and Publishers on a day-to-day basis to ensure all photography is produced to the highest possible standard. • Drive your team to excellence. Develop their technical skills and their market knowledge and share your passion for effective photography. This should be accomplished both informally day to day and formally through regular team meetings. • Manage a small team of in-house photographers and freelance photographers– setting objectives and running quarterly appraisals • Manage workloads and areas of responsibility across the photography team • Achieve deadlines. Attend weekly internal production meeting. Liaise with other departments to highlight any anticipated problems and suggest appropriate solutions • Develop a list of good, reliable freelance photographers To apply contact Practical Publishing International Tel: 0844 561 1202 The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate: • Experience in either the magazine industry or commercial photography • Experience of lifestyle model photography as well as arranging and running photoshoots • Technical photographic knowledge and highly competent in Photoshop • Superb communication skills, both written and verbal. You will be comfortable presenting and explaining your ideas with other team members and departments • The ability to work collaboratively and actively contribute to inspiring, delivering and generating ideas and building upon the ideas of others • The ability to manage time productively to ensure the rapid completion of high quality work under the pressure of fast-paced deadlines • An approachable, open and friendly manner, and passion, enthusiasm and knowledge about effective photography We look forward to hearing from you.