Schedule: Week Days (Monday to Friday) 9 am to 5 pm with possible overtime
Amount of Hours Per Week: 10 to 20+
Compensation: Starts at $17.00 to $25 per hour (unpaid 1-hour lunch)
Payment Guidelines: Invoice the studio once a week.
Payment Terms: Net 30, i.e., invoices, are paid out after 30 days from receiving it.
Probation/Training Period *PTP: 3 months/60 days i.e. 480 logged hours. Upon completion of the *PTP, an increase in hourly compensation will be up for review and based on the overall work performance/evaluation score conducted by Studio Management.
Studio Cody Caissie – one of Montreal’s top-rated e-Commerce Product Photography studios celebrating 10-years in business; is searching for a full-time Studio Manager/Project Coordinator.
We are a young and dynamic team working for amazing clients like Giant Tiger, Dormez-Vous, NewLook Eyewear, and many more. On any given day, we’ll be photographing jewelry, cosmetics, apparel on and off-model, and so much more. We are a Monday to Friday from 9 am to 5 pm operation, based and working out of the old Cadbury Factory located in the Plateau, Montreal.
The position is Freelance/On-Call, which over time, may lead to full-time employment.
Photographers must be reliable, friendly, cheerful with staff and clients, and have the skillsets to balance/navigate themselves through a busy/high-volumed work environment while being organized, and above all, have a desire to learn and become apart of the team.
Arriving at the studio or on-location at the time indicated or 15min earlier.
Dress and maintain a professional appearance while in the studio and on-location.
Follow and respect studio guidelines, including safety procedures.
Preparing and photographing the assigned projects deligated out by the Studio Manager / Project Coordinator while meeting all deadlines.
Lives in Montreal, Quebec.
Excellent interpersonal and time management skills.
Upbeat and fun personality.
Keen interest in Creative Branding photography, i.e., Marketing and Advertising
Knowledge/experience in working w/ Mac iOS Computers (PBS “provided by the studio”)
Knowledge/experience in working w/ Adobe Lightroom (PBS)
Knowledge/experience in working w/ Canon products (PBS)
Knowledge/experience in working w/ Profoto equipment (PBS)
Capacity to follow studio guidelines/procedures
Must be flexible working past 5 pm
Be a quick learner who can pick up new processes/workflows and technology quickly.
Attention to detail
Be able to collaborate as a team player as well as work autonomously
Self-motivated and willingness to learn
Capacity to work within a fast-paced environment
Ability to multi-task
Creative styling/propping in camera
Be part of a reputable/growing company while gaining experience working with various subjects, i.e., jewelry, eyewear, home decor, etc.
Working alongside with a young team of diverse individuals who are learning their craft while under the guidance of the Director of Photography Cody Caissie.
Moving between departments within the company, i.e., going on camera to complete more e-Commerce photography projects vs. Creative Branding imagery.
Moving between departments within the company, i.e., completing post-production editing on photos/video projects in the Retouching Department.
As the company grows and experience is gained, this position and others can lead to permanent employment.
We follow all provincial required guidelines while providing masks and gloves for all freelancers, employees, and clients who visit while having hand sanitizer throughout the studio.
This Job Is:
An excellent opportunity for recent graduates from Photography School.
A job for freelancers looking for 10 to 20+ hours per week, if not more.
A role for which in-experienced candidates are encouraged to apply but must have a keen interest in Product e-Commerce Photography.
A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past six months or more.
An excellent job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education.
Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma but excel at what we need.
Work Remotely: No
How To Apply:
To apply for this position, please use the form provided. We will reach out to you when/if interested in scheduling an interview.
Applicants who submit through our website, i.e., our form, only will be considered.
No Phone Calls, No e-Emails, No Walk-Ins, and No unscheduled meetings, please, and thank you.