Posted on July 29, 2022

Head of Stills

Closing: September 2nd 2022

Head of Stills

Park Village is hiring a new Head of Stills to lead our exciting new division with a world class roster and central London studios.

Park Village was founded by photographer Peter Webb in 1973, with our first clients being The Rolling Stones. Our new division builds on this legacy of photography and offers this role a foundation to build a division with the unique benefit of three studios, a studio team, lighting equipment and catering on site.

The Stills division represents a wide range of exciting new and established photographers working across various genres and styles. Multidisciplinary creativity is encouraged and our Stills talent can nurture their moving image careers with the help of our film division.

Our integrated business model means projects will be produced alongside our divisions in film or events which is an area we’d love the new Head of Stills to explore.

If you love photography, are hungry to develop a successful photography division and have a passion to collaborate, promote talent and work on projects from pitch to delivery then we would love to hear from you.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Representation of rostered artists and development of new talent

Help identify and sign new talent for the roster

Research and establish new avenues of work, both commercial and branded

Create a new business plan / strategy of growth for the division

Build a network of new contacts, build on existing contacts and nurture existing studio client links.

Make and attend folio meetings with agencies and brands

Make appointments for the artists

Manage diaries of all talent

Lead productions and oversee budgets and productions

Oversee social media and website posts

Keep photographer folios, digital and printed up to date

Design departmental PR, including mailers, prints and exhibitions and talks

Skills and Experience:

Passion for photography and a clear, demonstrable understanding of the industry

Prior experience, ideally 3-5 years

Great organisational skills

Able to work as part of a growing, dedicated team

Driven and motivated

Strong communication skills

Knowledge of InDesign, Canva and other similar programmes beneficial

Salary: tbc, dependant on experience.

Position is Full time, 5 days per week.

Park Village is an equal opportunity employer.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email [email protected] with your CV / LinkedIn details.