Photographer

WHO WE ARE AT BASH 

We are a team of leaders – true owners, humble learners and friends. We’re here to overcome big challenges, build tech solutions for people to enjoy, while doing the best work of our careers, together, as Bash. 

This journey requires grit, ambition and teamwork to thrive. We are transforming SA retail for the better; using a stable, secure base as our catalyst for change. We are building on a scale that will test our limits but when we break through, the impact on us and our customers will be profound.

We are looking for a talented Photographer who will be focused on high-end studio catalogue photography. The successful individual will manage the efficient delivery of high-quality images and/or videos that meet the brand’s specifications for quality and consistency while maintaining studio volumes and capturing the benefits and uniqueness of each product at its highest visual potential.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Working in a high output photographic studio. Making use of Canon, Profoto Capture one and apple systems 
  • Work with a stylist to photograph high level e-commerce catalogue imagery (both product and on model)
  • Create visual assets that showcase products at their highest visual potential
  • Have a High attention to detail and ability to uphold image standards while conducting admin based tasks simultaneously in a high output environment.
  • Explore trends and evolve photo ideation in collaboration with the style team.
  • Customer Service Oriented must enjoy working with people
  • Must be flexible with schedule and weekend work may be required
  • Capable of standing for long periods of time, bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, and lifting at least 30+ lbs.
  • Closely adhere to brand and product style guides to ensure photograph alignment and consistency
  • Fulfil file-naming and metadata initiatives to fulfil accurate and complete digital asset protocols for all files.
  • Maintain and manage equipment used, and keep the studio clean and ready for use at all times. 

WHO YOU ARE:

This job is for you if you have:

  • Minimum 3 years of e-commerce studio photography or relating experience
  • Strong knowledge of Apple, Capture one, Canon and Profoto lighting systems. 
  • Experience in fashion, product or jewellery product photography essential
  • Knowledge of staging and lighting products in studio
  • Proficiency in photo/image editing software, including Photoshop, Lightroom preferable
  • Experience with image file prep and asset management
  • Speed and quality of output (high attention to detail!)
  • Understanding of how composite images are created 
  • Colour correction and and understanding of colour workflows in a studio environment crucial 
  • Degree in photography or visual communication advantageous 
  • Strong photographic portfolio demonstrating a strong understanding of working in studio is essential.  

Skills you already have:

  • Thinks about, designs and implements creative solutions to hard problems
  • Solid and polished retouching skills – keen eye and aesthetic
  • Has a sharp eye for composition, crop, and colour correction skills.
  • Has the ability to work collaboratively and deliver quality imagery while working in a team
  • Is proactive and is able to show initiative to foresee and resolve problems related to imagery
  • Has proven ability to work to strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Is excited about the idea of working within a large team

JOINING THE BASH TEAM: WHERE YOU’LL BE

We are intentional about connecting and give you the tools & equipment to enable you to do work that matters. We also believe that doing certain types of work happens best organically which is why we encourage our teams to travel so we can make magic happen face to face. Our offices are a vibe. They are decked out to make collaboration easy and help our team create lasting connections with each other. 

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BASH BENEFITS: WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

  • A seriously smart team of people! We are selective about who joins our team to make sure we’re made up of the best of the best
  • Agency: Structures remain flat, accountability wide
  • Top $$: The best people, in the right roles, earning at the top tier. Our ethos is about quality and aligning merit and output with the rewards. We believe in reciprocity. 
  • Saving for your future: Saving is not easy. Taking a chunk monthly for your future is imperative. We provide the fund and support to do just that
  • Quarterly parties: Connection and community is our jam
  • Extensive opportunity to learn: Library, interest groups and team rotations
  • Exclusive shopping discount: Save when you shop across 29 of SAs biggest brands

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