Staff Portrait Photographer -New York Tri-State Area
Posted: Sep 25, 2017
Be part of a new approach to photography services taking place across the New York Tri-State Area
Minted is looking for a Staff Portrait Photographer for its Minted Photo Op program launch. Creative and flexible by nature, the ideal candidate will help Minted customers and their families create the perfect holiday, save the date, or birth announcement cards by capturing portraits at the locations special to them. The Staff Portrait Photographer has great judgment and is able to uphold Minted's high standards for quality and customer service, possessing a high degree of professionalism and seasoned experience in the photography field.
The ideal photographer owns a DSLR camera, has an iPhone 6 or higher, has experience shooting photography on DSLR, and enjoys working with families and children. Since you will submit images directly to Minted, no photo retouching is required.
The Staff Portrait Photographer will be an integral part of launching this new service and must be ready to roll up their sleeves ? working a full time schedule that will include weekends and evenings including during our busiest time of year - October through mid-December.
In order to access the Minted Photo Op mobile application, candidates are required to have access to an iPhone 6 or newer.
To apply, please submit your work via a portfolio, link to your Instagram account, etc.
Capture portrait photos of Minted customers
Travel to photo shoots in a variety of locations throughout the bay area
Upload photos immediately following photo shootsÂ
Collaborate with Photographer Lead to make sure all photography sessions are covered
Support evaluation of other Photographer candidates as needed
Support scheduling and administration of photography sessions as needed
Quickly develop knowledge of Minted products, etiquette, tools, and processes
Experience and Skills Required:
Advanced skills in taking artistic images using a DSLR camera
Experience in the photography field working with clients
Experience as a family portrait photographer preferred
Prioritization and time/task management skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Exceptional attention to detail
Able to work under pressure and troubleshoot in the moment
Team player ? works hard and enjoys being part of a team
Able to work evenings and weekends
Able to travel throughout the bay area
Minted is a design marketplace connecting you with the world's best artists to create something one of a kind. Â Minted crowdsources graphic design and artwork from a global community of independent artists and sells these as products addressing the stationery, art, and home dÃ©cor markets. Â Minted's mission is to enable the design independence of both consumers and artists around the world. Â We aim to build a lasting brand representing the most commercially successful design community in the world.
Combining community with commerce, Minted was founded by a successful serial entrepreneur. Minted is backed by Benchmark Capital, IDG Ventures SF, Menlo Ventures, and angel investors including Marissa Mayer of Yahoo and Jeremy Stoppelman of Yelp. Â Minted is comprised of an experienced and entrepreneurial team. We come from Google, Amazon, Microsoft, eBay, Yahoo, Goldman Sachs and numerous disruptive startups. We are a passionate, creative, and ambitious team. Â Minted is a great opportunity to work with a stellar team and work on a world-changing product, all supported by a proven business model.