In-house Beauty & Fashion Photographer

Are you an experienced in-house Beauty & Fashion photographer who would like to be based in our headquarters in Brighton? The GelBottle Inc is one of the fastest-growing, most impressive brands in the professional premium nail industry. We have recently quadrupled our sales and strengthened teams across the business to support our phenomenal growth. This is an incredibly exciting time to join the company and be part of our journey. We also have a consumer nail polish & apparel brand, as well as an international academy.

Our brands are eye-catching and extremely visual, with a large presence on social media, Instagram in particular with over 250,000 followers. The successful candidate will focus hugely on product photography, flat lay, product & fashion lifestyle imagery in order to produce content on a daily basis for our social media channels, website, email and advertising campaigns. 

This role will be based working out of our trendy co-working Head Office in Brighton (soon to relocate to a new custom-designed HQ with an impressive in-house studio). Reporting to the Marketing Manager, you will create, shoot and edit photography and video content to support the online message and offer on-going support to the three brands; Peacci - fashion & beauty, The GelBottle Inc - professional beauty and TGB Academy - education.

We are looking for someone who is naturally outgoing, self-motivated, a strong communicator with a creative flair who has technical editing skills. You will be a self-starter and have the ability to hit the ground running. You will have your own sense of style and be able to create great content in a clean/modern and fashionable way.


Duties, responsibilities and expectations:

  • Create daily photography content of our products, nail art and hand models often in our own specially created on-site photo studio. Flat laying our product/fashion imagery to product content on a daily basis for our social media channels

  • Edit through photoshop or your preferred software, your own work for use in the company’s marketing assets eg social media platforms, print media, training manuals

  • An excellent working knowledge in the field of digital photography and with the use of lighting equipment is required, ideally evidenced with a qualification or within your recent work experience

  • Proactivity in preparation and styling, using your own initiative to get the right shot and content

  • Edit other people’s digital contribution including video, using the latest video editing software


Essential Requirements:

  • Proven experience in digital photography in a commercial studio environment or similar, with good knowledge of editing software both stills and video, especially experienced using Mac software

  • Qualifications in relevant subjects or specific relevant experience is essential

  • Ability to build rapport and generate buy-in with multiple stakeholders whilst taking the initiative where required

  • Proficient in directing and producing single camera shoots, knowledge of post-production, audio, VO and graphics with an eye for design and branding

  • Familiar with social media sites such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram

  • Good knowledge of design software, such as Quark Xpress, InDesign or Illustrator plus photo-editing software, such as PhotoShop.

  • A keen eye for detail, ability to spot errors, areas of opportunities and to effectively and confidently influence senior stakeholders with feedback

  • Skilled in managing multiple projects, competing demands, and passionate stakeholders

  • Fashion & Beauty experience is essential 


Key Info

Job Title: In-house Beauty & Fashion photographer

Job Type: Full-time

Location: Brighton HQ

Working Hours: Monday-Friday 9-5pm 


To Apply

Please send us your portfolio and a covering letter explaining what you can bring to our creative team and your expected salary. We would love to see your portfolio which clearly demonstrates experience in both product and fashion photography.

We look forward to receiving your application, good luck.

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