Picture Editor - Maternity Cover

London, UK
02 Jul 2020
03 Sep 2020
Farfetch exists for the love of fashion. We believe in empowering individuality. Our mission is to be the global technology platform for luxury fashion, connecting creators, curators and consumers.


We're a diverse team of Marketing professionals, spanning artistic and scientific expertise. We're driven to amaze our global community of customers through our data-driven approach, revolutionary spirit, test and learn culture and collaborative style. All for the love of fashion.


Our London office is located in Old Street, London's tech hub, home to a broad range of teams including Commercial, Marketing, and Product. We have large open plan spaces and a feature staircase connecting our 3 floors, encouraging our collaborative and open culture. We also have a big outdoor terrace where we can have lunch and host social events when the sun comes out!

This role is responsible for the delivery of photographic imagery for the Farfetch website and other ad-hoc marketing materials, ensuring that it is on-brand and of the highest quality. This includes researching images online, through agencies, libraries, bloggers and photographers, and purchasing them when relevant, ensuring their usage rights are as required.

You will form part of the wider Creative Studio team that creates and delivers compelling global weekly content, developing original and fresh ideas that are inspirational, directional and that engage the Farfetch audience.

What you'll do

  • Work closely with the Creative Director, the Creative Studio and Fashion Editorial teams to help elevate the Farfetch website
  • Contribute new ideas for features and story telling
  • Source appropriate imagery to enhance features and strengthen the vision of Farfetch
  • Work with other Marketing teams, including Social Media and CRM, to assist with any necessary picture research or editing
  • Negotiate usage rights and fees with picture agencies and other external image contributors
  • Manage relationships with picture agencies
  • Source appropriate catwalk, look-book and editorial imagery to support features

Who you are

  • Passionate about photography
  • Have a good knowledge of our current competitors
  • Have an excellent knowledge of fashion history
  • Good links with current fashion bloggers and connections with street style photographers
  • Ability to work on multiple projects to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to multi-task
  • Detail oriented and well-organised
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Photoshop or other image editing software
  • A solution focused approach with the ability to stay calm under pressure

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