Reporting to Michelle, MK Studio’s CEO and Lead Photographer, the Photo Shoot Assistant will attend all photo shoots and is responsible for providing assistance to Michelle during photo sessions. This role requires energetic communication and presence as well as a proactive helper attitude during photo sessions. The Photo Shoot Assistant will help to ensure each photo shoot runs smoothly and tasks may vary shoot to shoot. Our primary goal at MK Studios is to ensure a comfortable and positive environment for each client. The Photo Shoot Assistant will help to accomplish that goal and will contribute to each client’s unforgettable experience and superior quality images.
Phoenix, Arizona (East Valley majority)
Depends upon photo shoots booked in the area
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES
-Responds quickly to CEO when asked about photo shoot availability and arranging photo shoot meet locations, etc.
-Carries and sets up camera equipment during photo shoots
-Handles and has familiarity with camera and lighting equipment
-Adjusts and fixes any outfit, makeup, or hair mishaps keeping the client looking their best
-Starts and maintains conversations with clients at appropriate times during photo sessions
-Provides positive reinforcement to clients during difficult or uncomfortable posing
-Makes sure client and photographer has water as needed
-Posts behind-the-scenes photos and videos to company social media during the photo session
EQUIPMENT, PLATFORMS & OTHER REQUIREMENTS
-Outdoor light reflecting
-Google Docs/Google Drive/Gmail
-Canon system (preferred)
-Various lenses (preferred)
-Off camera lighting setups (preferred)
Outdoor light reflecting, verbal communication, organization, time management, client relations and customer service, travel logistics, prompt text and email communication, social media engagement and posting, ability to sense any awkward moments/transitions and immediately assist to break the barrier, high energy and personable, works well with people
Please fill out the form below to officially apply and we will reply requesting your resume (complete with references). Once we receive your resume, we’ll review your application and reach out via email if we would like to move forward. If you don’t hear back, don’t be discouraged! We are always looking for new talent and ideas so keep yourself updated on future opportunities.