E-commerce Photographer

September 02, 2021

POSITION SCOPE:

The e-commerce Photographer will be responsible for the photography of all products for e-commerce, in addition to the colour correction, retouching, quality control, file management and output of our e-commerce photography across all brands (petit lem, miles the label, PL Kids Club, Pekkle, and more).

All serious applicants must provide a portfolio or samples of relevant work, covering both their photography and retouching skills. 

60% photography

  • Photograph e-commerce images for all products (sleepers, pajama sets, outfits, accessories and more)
  • Develop a style guide for e-commerce images across each brand and product-type
  • Photograph flatlay creative marketing images for use across social media and catalogues
  • Assist on editorial and creative marketing shoots and ad hoc projects, as required
  • Shoot model castings, as required

40% retouching, quality control & file management

  • Perform image processing as per guidelines for all brands, retouching, enhancing, resizing and file naming of ecommerce in-house product photography and marketing images.
  • Expected to have a clear understanding of brand’s retouching guidelines and direction, ensuring consistency among all product images in colour, texture, lighting and sizing.
  • Communication with external retouching partners as necessary
  • Ensure image files are in order and naming conventions are correct on a daily basis
  • Maintain strict standards of quality control, staying up-to-date with the art direction across all brands
  • Monitor all studio photography equipment and inform the Marketing Director of maintenance requests
  • Accountable for maintaining an organized workflow, working efficiently to meet deadlines while managing a high volume of imagery
  • Responsible for maintaining a dialogue with the relevant departments regarding workflow and expectations

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts or College diploma in Photography, or a relevant field
  • A minimum 1 year experience in commercial photography
  • Experience in commercial retouching, an asset
  • Advanced knowledge of CaptureOne, Adobe Photoshop and image processing, with knowledge of full Adobe Creative Suite a plus.
  • Experience in the fashion industry and/or e-commerce, an asset
  • Experience working with Mac OSX and Google Drive
  • Proven experience using digital cameras and professional lighting equipment
  • Diverse portfolio showing examples of product photography retouching, both on and off-figure.
  • Detail oriented with excellent time management and organizational skills, and the ability to prioritize, plan and execute
  • Proven ability to process high volumes of workflow
  • Ability to communicate effectively to the team, primarily in English.
  • Experience with file organization and file naming
  • Team player with great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Creative thinker with problem solving abilities
  • Ability to influence decision making on set, including pace setting, model positioning, and model expression, an asset

To apply, please send your resume to humanresources@lemurgroup.com