Editorial Event Technician (12 months FTC) - London [15942]

London
Editorial – Editorial Operations /
Fixed Term /
Hybrid
Editorial Event Technician (12 months FTC)
Location: London
Work type: Hybrid (The role will require international travel)
Contract: 12 months fixed-term
To Start: March 2024

Who You Are:

    • Getty Images is looking for an Editorial Event Technician who enjoys working across the entire life cycle of projects to provide technical support, either onsite or remotely, for our coverage of events domestically and internationally.
    • The mission of the Editorial Event Support team at Getty Images is to work with photographers, editors, external vendors and event organizers to ensure a smooth and quick delivery of images to our customers.
    • PLEASE NOTE: This is a project/limited term position with an estimated duration of 12 months

Your Next Challenge:

    • You will join a team of highly collaborative and curious technicians who are comfortable working within a diverse set of environments, and willing to take initiative on their ideas. You’re ready to take on the challenge of setting up and running technology in non-traditional environments at the largest sporting, entertainment, and news events around the globe.
    • As a member of the team, you will work to troubleshoot and resolve the inevitable problems that happen during live events.
    • You will have the opportunity to continuously evaluate and provide guidance on the use of new technologies for improvements in imagery delivery.

What You'll Need:

    • The position requires a solid technical skill in, among others, the following areas:
    • Understanding of TCP/IP networks and other data communication technologies.
    • network cabling
    • wired and wireless communications
    • routers
    • switches
    • AC/DC wiring
    • Computer hardware repair
    • A thorough understanding of Windows and Mac OS environments
    • FTP and similar software for transferring files.
    • You have a working knowledge of Cloud services and tools. You’re comfortable with using tools such as ClickUp, Slack, and Lucidchart.
    • You can handle the constantly changing flow of traffic. This includes the ability to remain productive during slow times, to multitask effectively during busy times, and to exercise patience and professionalism during stressful situations.
    • You have a friendly presence and helpful attitude, strong interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others.
    • You must possess a valid passport and have the ability to travel
Benefits for qualifying employees at Getty Images 
Private Medical Insurance (PMI) 
Private Medical Insurance through Cigna is designed to give you access to medical care where and when you need it. The scheme covers the costs of private medical treatment for consultations, out-patient, in-patient and day-care treatment in accordance with the benefit limits and rules set out in the policy. All employees are automatically covered from the date they join. Individual cover is 100% Getty Images paid, and there is also the option to add your spouse and dependents to the policy at an additional cost. 
 
Time off Work/life balance is important to us 
In addition to public holidays, Getty Images offers 25 paid holidays per year.  
 
Company Paid Holidays 
Employees enjoy company-paid holidays for each of our global locations. 
 
Life Assurance, Critical Illness and Income Protection 
We automatically enroll all new employees in our risk coverage schemes, with Getty Images paying 100% of the cost. We provide you with Group Life Assurance (x4 salary), Critical Illness Cover (x1 salary) and Income Protection (75% salary). 
 
Employee Assistance Programme 
Our Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) is provided by Health Assured. This is a free, confidential, service available to all employees 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year 
 
Group Personal Pension (GPP) 
Save for retirement with Aviva by making contributions consistently and conveniently through payroll deductions. Getty Images automatically enrolls all employees at 3% of your pay, with Getty Images contributing 5% of your pay. You have the option of increasing how much you contribute and benefit from tax and NI savings by contributing via salary sacrifice. 
 
Learning & Growth 
We value continuous learning and development to help everyone develop their skills. Enjoy mentorship, curated training & more. 

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Who We Are:
Getty Images is a preeminent global visual content creator and marketplace. Through Getty Images, iStock, and Unsplash, we offer a full range of content solutions to meet the needs of any customer—no matter their size—around the globe.

Getty Images encompasses the largest and best path to market for visual creators through their premier brands including its core, Getty Images; iStock, a value offering of creative stills and videos providing a significant volume of exclusive content to small and medium-sized businesses; and Unsplash, a free offering of creative stills servicing the fast-growing and broad-based creator economy. 

Help us move the world with images! Bringing award-winning imagery to everyone, Getty Images has customers in almost every country in the world, with websites in 23 languages, bringing the world’s best content to media outlets, advertising agencies and corporations, small businesses and increasingly, direct to consumers.
 
Getty Images works with over 516,000 contributors and image partners to provide comprehensive coverage of more than 160,000 news, sport, and entertainment events around the globe. With over 520 million assets, of which over 320 million are digitized, encompassing the latest global news, sports, celebrity, music and fashion coverage; exclusive conceptual creative images; and the world’s largest commercial archive. New content is added daily, with 8-10 million new assets added each quarter.
 
Getty Images offers the most exclusive and unique creative and editorial visual content globally. The breadth and quality of our content allow our customers and partners to tell their stories with greater creativity and accuracy, thereby eliciting more emotion and enabling more action. Getty Images moves the world —whether the goal is commercial or philanthropic, revenue-generating or society-changing, market-disrupting or headline-driving. Getty Images offers the highest quality and most diverse visual contentbased on industry-leading expertise and innovation.

Leadership Principles
As a company, we're committed to living these Principles every day. Here's how we support our mission to be the best place to work globally.

We are trustworthy, transparent, and honest
We love character, authenticity, and integrity.

We always raise the bar
Excellence is our norm; we get better through endeavor, curiosity, and speed.

We collectively bring solutions
We love debate but collaborating to solve problems for ourselves and our customers is everyone’s responsibility.

We care, are kind, courteous, and respectful
We will not tolerate rudeness.

We reject biased behavior and discrimination
We seek to understand biases in all forms. We call out biases and discrimination when observed and take action where responsible.

We are inclusive of different voices, perspectives, and experiences
Diversity and inclusion are never done, but we are passionate in their pursuit.

We are one Getty Images with no silos
We share goals and accountability; we and actively seek information and expertise; we make time for our peers.

We deliver on our commitments, and commercial goals
With one voice and shared accountability.

We put the customer at the heart of everything we do
We listen to, anticipate, and exceed customer needs, adapting as they evolve.


We celebrate our inclusive work environment and welcome members of all backgrounds and perspectives. Women, gender-nonbinary, people of color, LGBTQIA+ people, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 

Getty Images is committed to providing Reasonable Accommodations and will work with you to meet your needs. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance to search for a job opening or submitting an online application, please email RecruitingAccommodations@gettyimages.com.

Visit Getty Images at www.gettyimages.com to learn more about how the company is advancing the unique ​​role of still and moving imagery in communication and business, and enabling creative ideas to come to life. 
 
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Getty Images is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. Getty Images believes that diversity is critical to our success in moving the world with images and is committed to creating an inclusive, mutually respectful environment that celebrates diversity. We seek to hire on the basis of merit, competence, performance, and business needs.