Videographer / Photographer

Dubai, UAE
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About the job

About Washmen

Established in 2015, Washmen is your go-to app for outsourcing all your dry cleaning and laundry. An award-winning pioneer in its industry, Washmen is well recognized for its quality, consistency and convenience. Washmen’s mission is to replace your washing and drying machine using state of the art technology and user friendly app. The service is aimed at people who lead busy lives and need quick solutions for tasks that consume big chunks of their day.

Washmen operates in Dubai & Abu Dhabi and caters to more than 50,000 users. Washmen’s offices in Dubai, Beirut & Istanbul are home to a steadily growing team of young professionals. The photographer/videographer will be based in Dubai, UAE.

Job Description

We are looking for a full-time in-house Photographer/videographer to create engaging, on-brand imagery and content for marketing purposes, internal use and more. The ideal candidate will have strong creative skills and a portfolio of work which demonstrates their passion. The candidate will work in a fast paced environment while collaborating with the art director to achieve the business objectives and KPIs. The job involves working collaboratively with the design and marketing team.

As a mature startup, Washmen is gearing up to scale. Being part of one of the fastest growing startups in the Middle East, Washmen will provide you with a unique experience; helping shape a company facing the adventures and challenges of growth.

Responsibilities

  • Serve as our primary videographer and photographer for the creation of all marketing material, including but not limited to promotional videos, advertising campaigns, new business and digital media requirements plus for the creation of in-app-imagery and internal digital media needs
  • To curate a strong gallery of aspirational images and video content which will be used to reflect the brand in marketing and press
  • Use various media including graphics, animations, data visualization, music and voice overs to create professional grade content
  • To understand the brief and brainstorming creative ideas to execute
  • To go around the city with a Washmen Driver to get quality shots to be used in the app and our marketing material
  • To Plan and manage shooting days in order to avoid wasting time & resources
  • To edit the images and footage in post production to fit the company standards and brand guidelines
  • To figure out what type of equipment to use (The equipment will be provided)
  • To set up and tear down cameras, audio recorders, lighting equipment, microphones, and props…

Requirements

  • Ability to take photos and videos for different use-cases (in-app imagery, marketing, internal use…)
  • Tech savvy, with considerable knowledge of audio/visual equipment, hardware, software, troubleshooting and techniques used in video production & editing.
  • Highly proficient in editing with Adobe Suite specifically Premiere, Lightroom, After Effects, Audition, Photoshop…
  • Flexible with good initiative and able to deal with ambiguity (asking the right questions, anticipating needs, being resourceful and preparing for several outcomes.)
  • Creativity and attention to detail
  • Organization to manage their time efficiently
  • Understanding of post-production techniques
  • Demonstrate maturity and professionalism, positive attitude
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work under deadline pressure
  • Ability to work well independently but also working alongside team members

If you think you're a good fit, send an e-mail including your CV and past works to lalig@washmen.com