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Videographer & Photographer

We are seeking a skilled videographer and photographer to shoot and edit marketing content for primarily artistic and educational focused content.

Our ideal candidate is passionate about art, storytelling and creative lifestyle and is looking to join a vibrant production team.

They are detail-oriented, have high personal standards of work, and are a quick learner who take initiative to constantly evolve and improve. They love having a structured, repetitive work week but can go with the flow when necessary. Our ideal candidate is a pro at time management and comfortable working with minimal supervision and meeting deadlines. They work hard and like to have fun doing it.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Photographing Tara Vahab’s products, for a variety of digital and print uses but primarily for our website and catalog.
  • Videographing and editing art projects in progress, How To videos and some video blogs.
  • Photography for social media & editorial as needed. including color correction, retouching and cropping as needed.
  • Ensuring photography files are uploaded to our system to be showcased on our website.
  • Following a script, screenplay or outline.
  • Inputting sound to enhance footage, which may include selecting music and writing voice-overs.
  • Inputting graphics to enhance footage.
  • Improving and correcting lighting, coloring of footage and uploading content on our channels.
  • Working closely with production team to present a final product that matches our vision.
  • Record keeping and organization of files and data.
  • Plan, setup and breakdown of video and photoshoots.
  • Participating in weekly and monthly team meetings.

Job Required Knowledge, Skills and Education:

  • Minimum two years of video and photography experience, preferably cinematic and product photography.
  • Experience with professional photography equipment, DSLR camera, and lighting.
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Premiere or Final cut pro, Photoshop, and Lightroom.

​Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in fine arts, filmmaking or communication is a plus.
  • Proficiency with online marketing, web administration, content creation, and social media strategy.
  • Willingness and ability to travel.
  • Drone is a plus as well.

This is a short-term position with the opportunity to become a part-time, permanent job at the end of the contract. The position lasts anywhere from three months to a year, Selected candidate must be available to give a commitment of 15 hours/month. Some gear can be provided if necessary.

Pay Range: $27/hr
Closing Date: Posting will remain open until the role is filled

For more information and to apply, please submit a letter of interest, link to your portfolio and your resume to tara@taravahab.com.

​​We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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