Photo Coordinator 2017-12-31T00:27:27+00:00

Photo Coordinator


Seattle, WA
Posted July 01
If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to Sara@thesmartdept.com.

The smartdept. is in search of a freelance Photo Coordinator for a major retailer in Seattle, WA! This is a hands-on role supporting the client’s marketing, packaging, digital and e-commerce departments.

As the Photo Coordinator, you'll be researching and building creative briefs, managing project plans, and maintaining the schedules, communications and deliverables for all projects.

If you’re looking for a fantastic opportunity to launch your career with a nationally recognized company, then please keep reading!

What you’ll do:

  • Coordinate creative and scheduling of photo shoots for packaging design, marketing, apparel, publishing and e-commerce departments
  • Assist with the concepting and production of creative briefs for various products
  • Review and analyze project submissions for photo shoots, advising on feasibility and establishing cost and timeline estimates
  • Post art files advising photo team of dielines and copy area from graphics teams
  • Determine apparel styling and/or prop styling at photo shoots
  • Manage photography service invoices
  • Transport samples between buying teams and on campus photo studio
  • Maintain spreadsheets, project calendars, style guides and vendor lists.
  • Manage contact with pre approved outside services- photographers, stylists, talent and location scouts

What you’ll need:

  • 2+ years of related photo experience
  • Understanding of image needs for packaging and/or print media
  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Google Sheets
  • Understanding of product photography, copyrights, file formats and print usage
  • Good organization skills, time-management and scheduling abilities
  • Strong research skills
  • An eye for detail and an understanding of retouch and prepress procedures
  • Excellent communication skills, enthusiasm and open to taking direction

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to Sara@thesmartdept.com.