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Lead Photographer & Retoucher

Boise, ID

Lovevery is a fast-growing digitally native brand co-founded by successful serial entrepreneurs and based in Boise, Idaho. Our customers are parents, and our mission is to help them feel confident they are giving their children meaningful development experiences in the critical early years of life. Taking a science-based approach, Lovevery products have won awards from Red Dot, Parents’ Choice, and NAPPA. TIME Magazine named The Play Kits subscription offering as one of the Best Inventions of 2018. Lovevery was awarded Creativity Awards DTC Brand of the Year in 2023 by Ad Age. 


As we grow our company, the need for fresh, high quality, and effective creative continues to increase. Lovevery is looking for a Lead Photographer & Retoucher to play a role in driving the look, feel, and execution of our product, marketing, and content photography. The ideal candidate for this role will be well-versed in both studio and lifestyle photography. The Lead Photographer & Retoucher will work within Lovevery’s creative team to push our brand and deliver beautiful visual content for all channels. The following attributes in a candidate are essential to success in this role:


Responsibilities

  • Strong knowledge of and experience with both studio and lifestyle photography
  • Skilled in grip and lighting experience in and out of the studio (on location)
  • Extensive experience with retouching for commercial-level work
  • Manage and source in-house and external photography and retouching talent 
  • Exceptional attention to detail and obsession over light, color, composition and movement
  • Ability to interpret and execute shot-lists, mood boards and creative briefs effectively
  • Continue to visually evolve the Lovevery Brand, developing and documenting brand standards and guidelines
  • Proficient with photo editing software and camera equipment
  • Collaborate with team members to ensure images and design come together to create the best representation of our brand
  • Maintain the highest creative standards
  • Stay up to date on the newest equipment, photography trends & styles
  • Inspire new ways of thinking, using fresh and unique approaches


Attributes

  • Highly creative with a sharp eye for details — You pore over art, design, photography, and social trends for information and inspiration. 
  • High creative standards — You expect the best from yourself and your team. You care about the smallest details in your work and inspire those around you to uphold the same standards.
  • Project Management — Work ethic, responsiveness, and results orientation matter in every role at Lovevery. With everyone driving hard to achieve the company’s goals, it is critical to have strong project planning, process, and organizational skills.
  • Collaboration — Work with the Creative team and stakeholders to execute conceptual and photographic directions for all channels.
  • Communication — You are comfortable working with all business strategy managers throughout the creative process to meet objectives and timelines.


About You

  • 4 year BA / BFA Degree in Photography or similar field
  • 8+ years of photography experience (in-house or agency a plus)
  • A compelling portfolio showcasing examples of applicable work experience across studio and lifestyle
  • Awareness of trends, with the ability to interpret them into high performing, brand-consistent creative
  • Balances a strong creative point of view with a generous and collaborative spirit
  • A strong branding and photography aesthetic
  • Creative problem-solving skills 
  • Process and take action on creative feedback
  • Highly collaborative
  • Experience with photographing children and families is required
  • Ability to manage multiple ongoing tasks at one time through excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Responsible by nature
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite


The Benefits/Perks You'll Enjoy

  • Competitive salary, benefits and stock option package
  • 3 weeks PTO in year 1 +14 paid holidays
  • Generous parental leave
  • Any equipment you need to get the job done
  • Free/discounted Lovevery products


Lovevery is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in all forms. All employment decisions at Lovevery are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications, without regard to race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, HIV status, marital status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.

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