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Photographer (Contract-to-Hire)

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OVERVIEW:

The Photographer captures high-end commercial images for project sheets, social media,
product, packaging, branding, corporate collateral and various marketing platforms.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Captures high-quality images with strong artistic sensibilities to create visually pleasing
photography (company shots, framing, color balancing and lighting) to satisfy a diverse
array of projects
• Collaborates closely with Set Stylists and members of other teams to meet the client’s
needs
• Works with and directs models while on set
• Prepares proofs for approval and edits images as assigned
• Meets all deadlines while juggling multiple projects
• Seeks and maintains excellent working relationships across the board
• Stays tuned in to current design and technology trends and utilizes them appropriately
• Solves problems pro-actively with patience and intelligence
• Contributes to team effort by fulfilling related responsibilities

SKILLS:
• Creative, great eye for photography (a picture)
• Ability to self-start and work under minimal supervision
• Strong understanding of technology and equipment, including cameras, lenses, lighting
and specialized software
• Strong understanding of still photography and lighting techniques and principles of
commercial photography
• Basic understanding of design and print/web design
• Interpersonal skills - ability to communicate clearly and professionally for the desired
end result
• Excellent attention to detail - must have an eye for everything before, during and after
the shot
• Understanding of market trends and customer behavior
• Strong time-management skills
• Strong analytical and problem-solving ability
• Strong organizational skills that reflect ability to perform and prioritize multiple
tasks
• Ability to work alone or with a team
• Ability to accept and apply critique and feedback
• Excellent verbal communication skills
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Proficient Mac skills
• Proficient Microsoft Office skills
• Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
• Ability to adapt to additional duties and tasks
• Ability to operate effectively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
• Bachelor’s degree in photography or related field required
• 5 or more years professional photography experience

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