WebstaurantStore is the leading restaurant supply & equipment e-commerce retailer. As a Photographer on our team, you’ll collaborate with other professionals that embody our core values: embracing the entrepreneurial spirit, displaying a passion for excellence, and always doing the right thing. You will serve the purchasing needs of foodservice professionals worldwide by creating meaningful product images that follow our brand standards. We carry 300,000+ unique products including large equipment, countertop appliances, dinnerware, textiles, consumables, and more!
We’re looking for team members who:
Collaborate effectively with a team that includes a food and/or set stylist, photographer, buyer, editor, and director of photography.
Demonstrate a high level of engagement and self-development by prioritizing continual learning.
Listen and communicate effectively.
Embrace change, show agility, and are comfortable with ambiguity and working at a fast pace.
Find balance between organizational, personal, and team needs.
Are attentive to detail, take initiative, and solve problems.
Hold themselves and others to high standards.
Your responsibilities will include:
Using brand standards as defined in our style guide to create images that depict the product’s function, features, color, and texture. Images must be well-lit, well-composed, and use elements such as proper exposure, focus, lens selection, colors, props, angle of light, locations and sets.
Effectively using our style guide and internal ticketing system to review details on requirements and appropriate uses for assigned products.
Participating in a weekly pre-production process and other essential meetings or brainstorming sessions. Photographers are expected to source inspiration images for assigned work and coordinate with the production team to ensure props, food styling, etc. are available.
Meeting weekly KPI (key performance indicators) for production numbers and quality for basic and staged images.
Meet production timeframes and prioritize work based on defined business needs.
Process, name, and prepare images for the editing team.
Assisting the photo department with special projects, initiatives and other duties as assigned.
A portfolio link and salary requirement included with your application.
An Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree (photography, design, or related field).
A minimum of 2-3 years of commercial photography experience with DSLRs, and strobe lighting.
Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and Bridge, Capture One, and Microsoft Office.
Ability to work full time hours for this in-studio position.
What’s in it for you:
Comprehensive benefits package that includes: paid time off, medical/dental insurance, wellness programs/gym reimbursements, and a 401k plan with a company match
Investment in your learning and education in photography, professional, and interpersonal skills.
Cumberland, MD is located at the base of the Appalachian Mountains in Western Maryland and is within a two hour drive from Pittsburgh, Washington DC, and Baltimore. Western Maryland is known for its’ biking and hiking trails, arts and culture, and history and heritage. The area boasts stunning mountain scenery, 10-minute commutes, unlimited recreational opportunities, and affordable good living.
If you’re ready for a challenge and have the ambition to succeed in a fast-paced, growing industry, we’d love to discuss the photographer position with you! Submit your resume and apply online today.