Content Creator/Photographer

LOCATION: Wisconsin + Florida

About the Role

We are looking for a full time Content Creator/Photographer to join our in-house creative team. Essential duties involve a wide range of design capabilities from branding, product packaging, publication layout, web design and marketing materials. We are known for our trend-forward design along with our ability to think outside the box and listen to our clients in both product and packaging. As Vector & Ink continues to grow, we are looking to expand our design team!

Seeking an experienced content creator with an eye, a strong background and growing passion for photography. Someone who can shoot in-studio and on-location, collaborating every step of the creative process. This includes pre-production, capture and post-production.

Who You Are

You’re a lover of all things travel, food, and have an eye for aesthetically pleasing things. Organized. Social media-savvy. Dedicated to the teams you’re on and the people you work with. An individual who craves feedback for personal refinement and takes it well. You know how to take the bare bones of words and make it leap off the page. You’re more than just a pretty writer, your words have grit and mean something. You’re thorough. The kind of person who reads and email 2-3 times before sending it. AND most importantly it’s easy for you to spot a problem and insert yourself in as part of or the solution. Waiting around for others to ask you to help, isn’t your MO and you’re a professional at wearing multiple hats at a time. You have a sales-spirit and can handle client communications with grace and ease.

What You Know

  • Maintain and monitor the company’s Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Yelp, and other platforms. 
  • Write copy for internal assets such as social media, website blog posts, articles, case studies, and white papers. 
  • Write copy for client’s social media, websites, blog platforms, etc. 
  • Learn the art of putting together brand storybooks and proposal documentation using their visual eye as well as adding content and images after being prepped by new business team members.  
  • Be our go to asset on the team when it comes to taking stellar photographs. You’ll be the one pulled to come along to document our work to save for case studies, social media, and so forth. 
  • Create content calendars and ensure that every client (and V&I) has a winning content strategy. 
  • Design, create, and send email marketing campaigns with background in digital marketing ideals. 
  • Respond to online messages, comments, and feedback on social channels to reflect the brand and company as a whole. 
  • Execute high level photography captured for projects, including studio shoots, on-location shoots, and event coverage
  • Ensure that the content captured aligns with the established creative direction and supports campaign goals
  • Quickly edit photos and optimize for sharing after each shoot
  • Select and assemble proper camera and lighting equipment based on project needs
  • Properly maintain camera equipment, including lenses, lights, and accessories
  • Generate and brainstorm ideas with the rest of the V&I Creative Team
  • Maintain an in-depth understanding of photography best practices and procedures
  • Import, catalog, and archive footage
  • Willingness to travel with the creative team as needed

Experience and Education 

  • Associates or bachelor’s degree in Marketing/Communications/Journalism. 
  • Can provide examples of writing and has done copywriting work prior. 
  • Minimum of 3+ years in similar role. 
  • Knowledge of environmental brand design and brand management preferred.
  • Travelers get an A+. We thrive on tourism and desire someone that lives our dream too. Someone that is passionate about traveling and enthusiastic to learn about new places and their cultures/architecture.

Benefits

Life at Vector & Ink is never boring.  It includes perks beyond traditional health benefits and goodie baskets.  (Our newest decree includes enjoying paid time off for the week between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day)! Employees know us as a place that provides ever-changing experiences and team-building outings.  You won’t find these perks at offices nearby – we pride ourselves on employee engagement and retention.

Salary

Salary is based on qualifications, experience and is competitive with market value for the position. If you’d like to share your salary history, that helps us get an idea of your goals and expectations, but no pressure.

Next Steps

Please send a resume and a link to your online portfolio or samples of work. If your portfolio and credentials hit all the sweet spots, we will reach out to schedule an in-person interview. Please note that only applicants that meet the requirements will be considered.

Send all assets to [email protected] to get the ball rolling. We’re excited to hear from you!