#153283

Photo Producer

Location:
Menlo Park, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
10/28/2019
Posted By:
Tammie Letroise-Brown
Date:
10/17/2019

Job Description:

Aquent's Client is looking for a Producer, to join the photography pillar. We focus on creating, maintaining, and evolving the visual systems that define our brand in the product including icons, emojis, illustration, and photography.

This person will be responsible for shaping and leading photography and video communications across several product initiatives. As an experienced producer, you are comfortable collaborating and providing a creative point of view with art directors, photographers, and product designers to grow and evolve work from a design perspective. You should be comfortable working across many digital platforms and surfaces with multiple teams, and always be curious and eager to experiment.

The ideal individual for this role is a multi-faceted and innovative problem-solver that has an eye for great photography, talent, and the ability to deliver and launch initiatives on time and on strategy. The successful candidate should have strong, focused experience in photography. Additionally, the Photo Editor must be a clear communicator, a team player, and have a proven ability to inspire and motivate the team to deliver world-class creative work.

Responsibilities:

  • Execute on photo production and create stock assets. Tasks include booking photographers, setting up shot lists, casting and running shoots.
  • Work in a highly collaborative, fast-paced environment with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Produce strong conceptual and expressive work that is engaging and reflect a cohesive visual style, voice, and tone
  • Able to meet multiple deadlines, prioritize work, and keep projects moving forward
  • Build and maintain a catalog of stock photos.
  • Schedule, manage and address cross-functional feedback and stakeholder approvals
  • Predict and/or identify roadblocks and obstacles, and proactively establish meetings or integration points between teams to address and resolve them
  • Facilitate, document and disseminate decisions to key stakeholders
  • Prioritize competing needs with good reasoning and creative solutions

Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience in photography/video production
  • Experience with visual storytelling including photography and/or video
  • Experience creating work for digital surfaces (mobile, web)
  • Portfolio exhibits conceptual ability, knowledge of photo trends and photographers are crucial
  • Presentation, interpersonal, and communication experience
  • Experience with time management, task prioritization, and identifying problems and work towards solutions

Education:

  • 5+ years of experience in photography/video production

Client Description:

This TOP social media company, headquartered in Menlo Park, CA, was built to help people connect and share. Over the last decade their tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate. With over two billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at this company offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization.

Working here, you’ll:

  • Be part of their mission of community building
  • Work on the most visible apps and services in the social media industry  
  • Work in an Agile environment, in constant iteration and problem solving mode
  • Take part in global internal conversations that are happening with stakeholders, wherever they may be located, who are the best at what they do