Freelance Photo Art Director Gilt Groupe
Gilt Groupe is looking for freelance Photo Art Directors with strong fashion, on figure and/or still life experience to work on-site at our fun, progressive, rapidly growing company. We are looking for candidates with a fashion/lifestyle background, a stellar still life portfolio, and strong organizational skills. A focus and interest in women?s is necessary, but should also be able to support and be comfortable with men?s categories as well.
This opportunity requires solid on-set photo shoot experience (product and model), and the ability to lead a set efficiently and effectively. The freelance Art Director will work within the photo team in the Brooklyn-based studios and work under supervision of an Associate Creative Director.
? Creative preparation, art direction and management of photo shoots
? Manage photo shoot crew
? Bring creative ideas to maintain Gilt?s editorial homepage
? Maintain individual brand guidelines while aligning with Gilt?s image
? Follow style-guides established for product photography
? Be hands-on and highly creative when concepting editorial and sale imagery. The right candidate will be able to utilize our props and environment to create unique and fresh images daily
? Huge attention to detail ? product photography must be consistent and fall within established guidelines
? Manage timing of shoots to accomplish high shot counts and keep everything efficient
? 4+ years of experience in art directing still life and/or RTW photo shoots with a focus on fashion, accessories and/or lifestyle product. Men?s and/or women?s experience is a must.
? Must have a positive and professional attitude at all times
? Strong design background and eye for composition
? Strong time management, communication, interpersonal skills, and ability to multi-task
? In-depth knowledge of photographers and production processes
? Proficient in latest design tools (Adobe Creative Suite)
? BFA or equivalent in Graphic Design, Advertising or related subject
Open to freelancing on semi regular basis
Gilt.com is an innovative online shopping destination offering its members special access to the most inspiring merchandise and experiences every day at insider prices. Gilt continually searches the world for the most coveted brands and products, including fashion for women, men, and children; home decor; and unique activities in select cities and destinations. We believe that every day is an opportunity to inspire and be inspired.
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