Photographer

Grey Dog Media is a growing, national-award-winning creator and publisher of custom and consumer media. Our products include magazines, catalogs, books, websites, videos, commercials and collateral. Grey Dog Media offers a friendly, professional work place with remarkable opportunities for creative-skills development and career advancement.

Job Overview:

We are looking to hire an experienced Photographer to work with art staff and food stylists to capture dynamic photography for client work. If you have a passion for photography please apply today and include a link to your portfolio!

Responsibilities:

  • Take professional pictures in a studio or on location
  • Ability to understand specifications of the brief and works closely with art team to develop the concept
  • Work closely with clients and colleagues to produce high-quality photographic images. Remains client focused with a desire to over deliver on quality.
  • Use different techniques to enhance the photographs as required and determine and use appropriate lighting, composition, background, and equipment to ensure quality shooting to adhere to specifications
  • Ability to direct participants and capture natural photography without a posed look
  • Recommend creative ideas to exceed expectations of goals and objectives
  • Use artistic knowledge to enhance and compose photographs
  • Operate various photographic equipment such as single lens reflex cameras and film or digital cameras and lighting equipment provided by the company
  • Review sets of photographs and select the best results
  • Use photo manipulation software such as Adobe Suite to get desired results
  • Archive photographic images and maintain database
  • Maintain an in depth understanding of photographic best practices and procedures

Qualifications:

  • Associate's or bachelor's degree in photography art preferred
  • Proven experience in magazine and food photography
  • Strong portfolio of work
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Detailed knowledge of photography art and lighting
  • Strong creative presence and artistic flair
  • You are a natural collaborator and team-player
  • Able to follow instructions clearly to achieve desired results
  • Able to stand and move around for long periods at a time
  • Flexible to travel to locations as required of the job

Job Location: West Des Moines, Iowa

Position/Type: Full-Time/professional

Benefits: Medical/HSA/401K/LTD/AD&D/Life Ins./Dental/PTO

Compensation: Highly Competitive

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