Find out more about Media Membership

Head of Lens

Duties and responsibilities

• Run the Lens committee and chair Lens committee meetings.
• Run, and facilitate the running of, both regular shoots such as nights out and one-off events such as style sessions.
• Run, and facilitate the running of training for Lens volunteers.
• Understand the importance of being a member of LSU Media Senate, the top level of governance within the section.


• Leading a team of talented photographers with industry-level equipment.
• Be responsible for the content that drives the majority of the traffic to the LSU Media Facebook page.
• Gaining an insight into the the editorial process of photography.
• Having an important say in the direction of a growing new section of LSU Media.

Useful previous experience

• Experience of photography within Lens. Some experience of leadership would be useful, though is not mandatory.
• Understanding of what makes a good photograph in terms of shooting, editing and context.
• Ability to make big decisions when necessary and knowing when to refer decision up to the Media Executive Officer.
• A keen interest in Loughborough, the university/college and Loughborough Students’ Union.

Average time commitment

• Around 15 hours per week
• Additional time during busy periods such as Exec Elections and Freshers’

Similar industry roles

• Photography Firm Owner
• Photography Consultant
• Editor
• Design Assistant

Fill in the application form here. Deadline is 24th April.


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