We are looking for an experienced creative, self-motivated individual to specialise in shooting beautifully lit luxury product for e-commerce, consistently hitting targets and maintaining symmetry throughout all photography across the website. The ideal candidate will have a keen eye for detail, working to a high standard on all e-commerce photography and occasional still life.
**A portfolio is required as a part of your application**
What you will be doing:
Responsible for producing high quality and consistently beautiful images, ensuring they are correctly exposed and colour consistent.
Working in the studio team alongside the stylists taking digital images of Harvey Nichols products.
Accountable for image labelling, backing up and ensuring all files are sent to retouching team
Ability to work well within a team working well under pressure with a flexible attitude.
Prepare sets, checking that all equipment is functioning, setting up appropriate lighting and keeping accurate daily shoot records.
Name and maintain digital asset files
Cropping and processing of all images, maintaining file size specification guidelines.
Accurately archiving images to be easily accessed by other Harvey Nichols departments.
Ensuring all images are ready in advance of online sales.
Meeting daily and weekly deadlines to prepare for new website material.
Set up and take down of equipment in the studio
Keeping the photography up to date with new techniques and workflows.
Full responsibility for quality of shots and time management while on set
Responsible for care and upkeep of all studio equipment, props and supplies.
Ability to direct models and provide assertive direction on a busy set.
A keen eye for visual composition with strong knowledge of luxury brands and fashion designers.
Supporting the lead Photographers with maintaining consistency across sets during peak periods.
Ad hoc duties.
A bit about you:
Previous experience in studio environment.
Proven experience with digital cameras and lighting.
High technical proficiency in PhotoShop, Capture One and networked computers
Strong organisation and communication skills
Ability to work collaboratively and value differing perspectives
Team player – build relationships with other internal and external teams
Proactive and able to work with stringent deadlines.
Excellent work ethic and ability to multi-task.
Strong eye for detail and organisational skills and strives for a high level of accuracy.
All your hard work, rewarded:
Our colleagues are as important to us as our customers. When working with us you will be introduced to a huge variety of benefits including:
Very generous staff discount plus annual clothing allowance
Since Harvey Nichols first opened in Knightsbridge in 1831, it has led the way in sourcing the most desirable and cutting-edge designer brands. The ultimate fashion experience, exclusive, niche and established labels sit alongside accessible everyday collections, offering customers the must-have edit for all their wardrobe needs – from every day to extraordinary. We are fearlessly stylish and encourage our customers and team members to be the same.