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Assignments Manager

We are looking for an Assignments Manager to develop and expand Magnum’s relationships with US media partners and NGOs, handling incoming journalistic assignments and proactively finding support and placement for group projects and photographers’ personal work.

Reporting to the Director, Editorial Assignments you will be responsible for prospecting and managing journalistic and documentary assignments and commissions across editorial and not-for-profit markets – primarily with clients in the United States, and also in partnership with European and UK colleagues.

This involves pitching ideas to traditional publications and new/ emerging media platforms, as well as managing incoming assignment requests, coordinating with the in-house production team managing the incoming new stories.


  • New York City
  • Full time position 9.30am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday
  • Office based
  • Must be able to travel as needed


  • $50k – $60k per annum depending on experience, paid bimonthly
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

For full details on responsibilities, and to apply please click here.

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