Photographer

Nawiri Management Services Ltd
  • Post Date: November 2, 2016
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Job Overview

A media and advertising company seeks to recruit a photographer who can do both videography and editing.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Working with clients to discuss the images they require and how they want to use them;
  • Seeking out appropriate photographic subjects and opportunities;
  • Carrying out research and preparation for a shoot;
  • Working in different locations and in different circumstances to get the right image;
  • Using an extensive range of technical equipment, including cameras, lenses, lighting and specialist software;
  • Communicating with photographic subjects, putting them at ease, encouraging them and directing them;
  • Arranging still life objects, products, scenes, props and backgrounds;
  • Liaising with other professionals, including graphic designers, writers, gallery managers, picture researchers, commissioning editors and art directors;
  • Managing the processing and use of images, discussing technical problems, checking for quality and dealing with clients’ concerns;
  • Preparing proofs for approval;
  • Compiling finished products for sale, such as albums and framed prints;
  • Understanding traditional film and digital photography and keeping up to date with industry trends, developments and new techniques;
  • Developing expertise with software to digitally enhance images by, for example, changing emphasis, cropping pictures, correcting minor faults or moving objects around;
  • Managing the business aspects of the work, including administration, scheduling work, invoicing and basic accounting;
  • Developing a good portfolio, building a network of contacts and achieving a reputation for quality and reliability in order to secure future assignments.

Key Requirements and Skills

  • Strong networking skills
  • Team working skills
  • Creativity
  • Diploma in mass communication
  • Any certification in photography
  • Working experience in a media firm
Job Detail
  • Salary Rangeksh 30K - 50K
  • Career LevelMiddle Level
  • ExperienceLess than 1 Year
  • GenderBoth
  • QualificationDiploma
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