Job Photographer

aleksandrajones / Leda / Sew Powerful

Photographer


Classification: Part-Time Position

Reports To: Cinnamon Miles

JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary

Coordinate photography projects for aleksandrajones, Leda Art Supply, Sew Powerful, and related brands. Work directly with brand managers to plan and execute various types of photo shoots in support of their goals. Manage both studio and on-location projects depending on the photos needed.

Essential Functions

  • Photograph products in support of brand managers visual campaign concepts.
  • Coordinate off-site photo shoots as needed.
  • Edit photographs for various purposes as required.
  • Maintain photo library / Database for purposes of archive and retrieval.
  • Serve as official photographer for Sew Powerful events and other functions.

Competencies

  • Advanced competency in digital photography.
  • Advanced competency in digital photography editing.
  • Graphic art skills highly desired.

Supervisory Responsibility

This position has no direct staff supervisory responsibilities, but will coordinate for the purpose of communication and coordination with many Sew Powerful volunteer positions, and may oversee an intern.

Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment, off site venues and outside event areas in various weather conditions. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. May be asked to lift and/or move objects up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move objects up to 25 pounds.

Expected Hours of Work, Location & Travel

Typical office hours are between 10am and 3pm Monday to Friday. Evening and weekend work may be required as special projects arise. The Auburn office is the primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be necessary for certain activities. Work from home may be approved based on manager discretion.

Required Education and Experience

  • Three years or more of successful work experience in this or a related field.
  • Prior experience as professional or semiprofessional photographer.
  • Prior experience archiving digital photography.
  • Prior experience in digital photo editing.

Eligibility Qualifications

  • Willingness to engage and strongly participate in activities of the organization and all brands associated with the company.
  • A heart for serving others within the company to promote success for all brands and campaigns.
  • Non-Compete: No outside photography projects involving competitive companies are permitted.
  • Ownership of Photography: All photography is the property of the company and cannot be used for personal or professional purposes without written prior permission.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the volunteer for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.