Part Time Photographer / Videographer

Robert Dyas
Hemel Hempstead
26 Oct 2021
28 Oct 2021
Part Time
Contract Type

We're looking for a hands-on, enthusiastic, and energetic photographer, videographer and editor with a product photography background. A vital member of a growing Marketing and E-commerce team, this role will be joining a fast-paced group of people, to deliver the weekly photography requirements, along with social content & motions short video to continue to deliver the best online shopping experience.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

To execute the weekly and monthly photography and videography requirements to meet business needs and objectives.

Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams including Marketing, eCom & Buying.

  • Experience shooting cut out products, flat lays and in-situ for use across all marketing channels

  • Developing monthly social content including photo and video

  • Product video content eg How to Guides

  • Good level of photography, videography and editing experience

  • Support with new concepts and content ideas to continue to establish and develop the creative look and feel of Robert Dyas

  • Work closely with the PPM for larger seasonal campaigns

  • Gather research, create mood boards and help generate ideas

  • Have a good understanding and awareness of trends along with competitor benchmarking Organising and managing the visual assets for over 25,000 skus

What we would like to see in you:

Skills required:

  • Strong Photography skills, solid understanding of studio lighting and retouching is essential

  • Product Videography & editing using Adobe Premiere Pro

  • Good knowledge of video motion and editing in After Effects

  • Highly organised nature with a positive outlook, can lead projects outside of the usual responsibilities

  • Detail-orientated with an elevated attention to detail.

  • Being able to adopt our brand aesthetic and guidelines with ease while always seeking out new and innovative ways of doing things and contributing these ideas to the team.

  • Work to achieve deadlines and have a strong eye for detail ensuring work is checked and accurate before sharing with both internal and external teams

  • Have creative passion and competencies in all design programmes and software.

  • Support across digital design (emails, social and website assets, presentations)

  • A creative thinker with a strong creative eye

  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment, with the ability to create and deliver to tight deadlines

  • Strong typography skills are a plus.

  • Highly confident in Adobe Suite including Photoshop, Premiere Pro & After Effects (InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver and Acrobat desirable)

  • 3 years experience minimum is required in preferably a Home & Garden retail environment


  • Photography, Videography, Animation or similar qualification

  • A portfolio that showcases good product photography, campaigns, and an understanding of digital platforms

  • Experience of Adobe CC Suite (Photoshop, Premiere Pro essential)

  • Experience of art working for various digital mediums; including web and mobile ( advance level of video editing is a must)

  • Experience in post production editing & re-touching

  • Digital design experience is desirable with strong motion graphic knowledge to include a portfolio of various works in this area (Digital, Social)

Interpersonal skills

  • Great organisational and time management skills with a demonstrable ability in prioritising tasks.

  • Great resilience and drive, with the desire to succeed

  • Team player with a positive personality who works at speed but calm under pressure