Large Group Photographer - SALISBURY / SOUTH WILTSHIRE
Location: SALISBURY / SOUTH WILTSHIRESalary: £21k - Increasing by further increments after the probationary period and as you develop in the role.
The Company:Tempest Photography (H. Tempest Ltd) is a family-owned business specialising in portrait and group photographs for the Education sector - schools and universities - and not forgetting the UK's uniformed services. The company's head office and production facility is based near the picturesque town of St Ives in Cornwall, and is staffed by up to 300 employees. In addition, the company employs over 300 photographers throughout the UK.The Role:An exciting opportunity to join our team of professional photographers located right across the UK. We are looking for an enthusiastic and efficient Photographer to join our Large Rig division.
Additionally, the role will entail:• Traveling to Photographic Shoots/Sessions - Primarily in Southern and South West England - and other parts of the UK as occasionally required.• General administrative duties - articulacy, arithmetic, writing & computer skills are therefore essential• Studio photography, ranging from children all the way through to grandparents
Training will be provided on all aspects of the job including studio and location photography.
Essential attributes of ideal candidate:• Flexibility in working times as early starts/late finishes are inevitable during term-time as well as overnight stays.• Good standard of basic fitness: There will be physical work involved when erecting and dismantling our 'pyramid' staging and carrying photographic equipment from shoot to shoot.
Note: All shortlisted candidates must be willing to undergo a DBS (CRB) check prior to employment (or provide verifiabledetails of any previous such checks undertaken) plus a basic security check and must also provide two referees.
Desirable attributes of ideal candidate:• Basic knowledge of and enthusiasm for Photography• Full clean UK Driving License
The successful candidate will enjoy the following benefits:• Working with a dedicated team of professional photographers.• Peoples Pension scheme after three months, Group life scheme at the next renewal date following the completionof 12 months service.• Bonus scheme linked to the gross of your Large Group / Portraiture turn-over.• Use of a company vehicle.