Photography Co-Ordinator

Last updated 14 days ago
Location:Greater Manchester
Job Type:Full Time

Contract Type: Permanent

Working Hours: 40 per week

Salary: Basic of £27,000 + Benefits

We think choosing a new role and choosing a new sofa have a lot in common. Your old one feels comfy, you're used to it, and you know exactly where you fit. But a new job - or a new sofa - holds so much potential. Pick the right one and you'll never look back. You want to feel comfortable, but with enough going on to keep you right on the edge of your seat. Our team is always growing, and we're constantly shuffling up on the sofa to make room for the newest member of the Sofology family.

Our Photography Co-ordinator manages the photography output of the business, produced internally and externally. The role is suited to someone with a very creative eye and has great attention to detail. Being passionate about trends and fashion will really benefit you in this role, you will be the leading stylist for all photography within Sofology. This is everything from planning, organising, art directing, archiving and owning the whole photography strategy. To ensure the photography is met for all products and requirements of various channels, such as catalogue, Instagram, Sofological, Facebook, Pinterest, You Tube, and work as a wider team on campaign photography. In addition to photography, this role will support the 3D team in art direction to ensure photography and 3D are aligned.

What you will be getting involved in..

Work closely with external photographers and the internal 3D team to art direct and style product photography on an ongoing basis
Take briefs from marketing/creative to creative photographic content for social/hub
Provide styling and art direction to external shoots, such as TV or campaign.
Work closely with Lead Creative and Video Creative to ensure all creative channels are aligned, and collaborate together on major campaigns
Manage archive of all photography
Create and manage the photography plan for the year, with a longview of photography/gifs/video to compliment trends, key calendar date and launch of new products.
Creative concept development of trends and seasonal social photography shoots.
Day to day co-ordination of product photography
Liaise with our external studio and internal 3D team on a day to day basis.
Work closely with the marketing team to fulfil briefs to deadline and budget

Skill & Experience..

Strong demonstration of art direction in photography/interior design
At least 2 years in a similar role.
Highly skilled at articulating, communicating and influencing ideas
Must have an excellent portfolio across interiors and demonstrate creative leadership.
Strong analytical skills
Expert in: MS Office/Google docs specifically sheets and slides
Photoshop advantageous.
Effectively manage time of themselves and others
Degree level qualification in design/interior related course.
Driving licence.

Sofology Benefits..