• Location
    • Guimaraes, PT
  • Date Posted
  • Jun. 28, 2021
  • Function
  • Professional Services
  • Sector
  • Retail

About the role:

Reporting to the Photography Specialist Lead, you will be responsible for managing all technical equipment on Photography Studios, assuring product imagery high standards are being delivered.

Responsabilities:

  • Oversees on a daily basis the Hardware equipment and Cameras, guaranteeing its correct maintenance and conservation status
  • Adjusts and analyses Cameras technical options, namely automations
  • Aligns color issues regarding the technical aspects for the photoshoots (light, image, studios dimension)
  • Guarantees lightning standards for the different studios
  • Executes image tests
  • Guarantees the studio assembly daily or for special requests
  • Defines technical guidelines to support Photographers
  • Supports new Studios set up
  • Assure an effective communication and the execution of the present production processes through regular presence on the daily team meetings
  • Promote, test, document and support changes in the studios processes in the light of the continuous improvement culture of the Kaizen methodology
  • Keep abreast of photography technology, striving to update the present state of the art equipment/techniques
  • Assure that all technical resources are conducive to high quality standards in order to assure FPS meet the Brands quality standard regards to its product imagery.

Key Skills and Experience

  • Ability to make sound decisions in an autonomous way
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (Portuguese and English) and team motivation skills
  • Experience in Studio Photography
  • Passion for photography and the fashion industry
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Advanced user of IT systems (MS Office) and image editing/management (Adobe Bridge, Lightroom, Photoshop e Capture One)
  • Knowledge and experience in production processes (Kaizen, 5 S’s, standard work).

Plus

  • 3 years of experience within a fast-paced production environment
  • Prior experience of working with photographers
  • Proven ability to work with large schedules
  • Proven record of managing multiple projects and time constraints
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (Portuguese and English) and team motivation skills