We want your skills on our team.

Photographer

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!

  • Please include your portfolio along with your resume.
  • This position is located in-office in West Des Moines, Iowa.

About us:

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.

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:

This position is located in-office in West Des Moines, Iowa.

Position/Type:

Full-Time/Professional

Benefits:

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

Compensation:

Competitive, based on experience