Digital Photographer

Full-time

Digital Photographer

DETAILS
Digital Photographer (ACK210921-1) - Ackermans
Closing Date 2021/09/28
Reference Number ACK210921-1
Job Title Digital Photographer
Department Marketing
Brand Ackermans
Reporting To Position Manager
Job Type Classification Permanent
Number of Positions 1
Location – Town / City Cape Town
Location – Province Western Cape
Location – Country South Africa
Job Advert We have an exciting opportunity for Digital Photographer to join our team on a permanent basis. This position is based at our Support Centre in Kuilsriver, Cape Town and will be part of a very diverse and vibrant Marketing team. This position will report directly to the Studio Manager. The Digital Photographer with be responsible to photograph products for e-commerce usage as per the studio style guide. This includes lifestyle photography for social media posts and PR communications.
Qualifications – Associate’s degree or 3 years of equivalent experience required – Outstanding product photography skills required – 1+ years experience as a studio product photographer – Excellent knowledge of Adobe CC (Photoshop, Lightroom and Bridge), MAC OS and Capture One – Detailed knowledge of digital photography, lighting, composition and working within existing style guide conventions – Awareness of contemporary trends in photography – Current portfolio mandatory for consideration
Knowledge, Skills and Experience Skills required: – Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, high-volume environment – Customer focus with a desire to over-deliver on quality – Detail-oriented and highly organised – Ability to adapt to change and a willingness to learn
Key Responsibilities 1. Digital Photography – Photograph & correctly save (according to style guide/ specifications): – All product images for e-commerce – Flatpack and/ or lifestyle images for tactical social media posts, PR communications and adhoc campaign 2. Reporting – Shoot tracking – Recommend improvements or updates to photography methods and/ or equipment