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University of Manchester - Project Photographer (Special Collections)

Job Reference : PSX-14428

Location : Oxford Road, Manchester

Closing Date : 29/08/2019

Salary : £23,334 to £26,243 per annum, depending on relevant experience

Employment Type : Fixed Term

Faculty / Organisational Unit : Professional Services

Division : Engagement and Special Collections 

Hours Per week : 35 hours per week

Contract Duration : From 1 October 2019 until 31 March 2020


We are looking for a Project Photographer to join a small team of professional photographers at the University of Manchester Library. You will create very high-quality images of the world-renowned Special Collections held at The John Rylands Library to support academic research, teaching and learning and public engagement with the collections. 

You must be a creative problem-solver, with a keen eye for detail. You are able to use your own initiative and work well as part of a team, and you have a high standard of technical skill or willingness to learn and seek new knowledge. 

You should have a relevant qualification or equivalent professional experience in photography or digital imaging.

More information here: Jobs at The University of Manchester