Join the Selkirk Team: Assistant Product Photographer

This is a Part-time opportunity with 16 – 24 hours/week offering an hourly wage will be based on experience.

Required Qualifications:

2 years experience in product photography
2 years experience within a studio environment
Experience with and own a DSLR Camera
Proficient in Adobe Creative Suites
Digital file management and organization
Own a Macintosh computer, preferred
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to adapt to workflow changes quickly
Self-motivated
Comfortable standing for extended periods of time. Ability to frequently lift 50 lbs.
Full Description:

As Assistant Product Photographer you will be working closely with the head photographer within a studio environment to capture images of a wide range of auction objects including fine art, antiques, jewelry, furniture, decorative items, and rugs. In this position you will be expected to move objects, as needed, to set them up to be photographed, appropriately set up lighting, and photograph objects. You will also work within Photoshop to edit images for product advertising and maintain the organization of digital files for easy upload to Selkirk’s inventory database. It is essential that you have the ability to adjust to feedback, possess self-motivation, meticulous in handling objects, and have a keen eye for detail. You will be working in a fast-paced environment assisting the head photographer to meet deadlines. Maintaining brand consistency and quality of work product is key.

Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers is a full-service fine art and antiques auction firm led by a respected team of experienced industry professionals and certified appraisers. Be it a single luxury item or an entire estate collection, Selkirk’s trained specialists provide clients with first class property evaluations and an international stage for marketing and salability. As Missouri’s leading firm of fine & decorative art auctions and appraisals, Selkirk captivates the regional and global markets by raising industry standards through the aspirational powers of art and object.

 

Please submit a resume/CV along with a cover letter and portfolio, if applicable, to Madeline Vermeulen at [email protected].