Position Photographer / Videographer (beauty a must)
Location Manhattan
Starts Interviewing now!
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate 80-85 K
Our beauty / hair brand client is seeking a Photographer / Videographer to join their team full time.

In order to apply for this position, you must be a skilled photographer / videographer and be comfortable using a real 35mm camera. You should also be able to set up studio lighting and do some light retouching on photos. Portfolio should showcase still life and beauty work.

The Photographer / Videographer will report into the Senior Director of Design and will be responsible for generating fresh, new and innovative content (photos and videos) within their brand aesthetic to support all distribution channels, social media and marketing initiatives.

This position is the hub coordinating with the marketing teams to ensure synergy of all assets and content.

The Photographer / Videographer will:
• Work with cross-functional teams to understand business objectives to create and deliver stunning visual content for their brand with a commitment to quality and 100% brand consistency on all creative output
• Execute photo assignments upholding brand standards in style, light, composition, props and deliver post-production assets
• Execute beautiful, campaign quality photography/video for print and digital use
• Work closely with the Creative Team to ensure that the look and feel of the brand is consistent across all channels with the opportunity to contribute new ideas to help shape the brand's voice across various touch-points
• Deliver final retouched photo and video content in appropriate post-production software, route through teams for approval and deliver appropriate file types
• Ensure shot counts are met and daily workload is accurately documented and achieved
• Share responsibility for care, upkeep and maintenance of studio work space and equipment while staying up to date on new processes, ideas and opportunities to help evolve the photography and process
• Art direct, prop and style smaller shoots
• Work closely with Creative team to produce shoots with third party vendors as needed
• Attend company events/shoots as needed to leverage resources and capture relevant content

Photographer / Videographer Requirements:
• 3+ years photography and videography experience
• Strong still life and beauty photography/video portfolio that demonstrates skill level and technical abilities
• Team player possessing creative problem-solving skills
• Ability to communicate clearly and effectively
• Experience working collaboratively with art directors, set designers, stylists to achieve results aligned with business objectives
• Keen eye for composition, including creative ways of executing the vision of the shoot
• Adhere to and maintain digital naming conventions, file management, metadata and quality control working closely with Production Photo Coordinator
• Flexible and able to think and work beyond the creative brief; a problem solver
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team, take direction, receive feedback and execute accordingly
• Highly-comfortable working in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
• Bring new and original ideas about pushing the brand forward while setting the bar higher

Technical Skills/Software:
• Experience shooting still product and model visuals as well as GIF animations and model videos for use in a variety of channels, particularly social media
• Strong knowledge working with a digital DSLR camera
• Ability to retouch still images for print or digital
• Demonstrated knowledge of studio lighting and equipment, including continuous and strobe
• Experience in creating short video segments for social media and marketing as needed, plus editing skills to package final videos
• Adobe CC Suite: Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, Lightroom and digital capture software
• MS Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint,

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc193@jobalert.creativecircle.com