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E-commerce Intern / Work Experience / London

Company Overview

Established for 15 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Combining expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation, under one roof, Spring Studios is perfectly positioned to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring is now expanding further, with new studios opening in New York and Milan.

Job Purpose

The purpose of the role will be helping to prepare mannequin shoots and model shoots. The successful candidate will be working with the stylist and photographer checking that the products due to  photographed are in ready to be shot and steaming  items when necessary so that they are camera ready. You will learn about the shoot process for e-commerce and gain experience with our skilled teams

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

Please email your cover letter & C.V to: hr@springstudios.com.

Retoucher / London

Company Overview

Established for 15 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Combining expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation, under one roof, Spring Studios is perfectly positioned to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring is now expanding further, with new studios opening in New York and Milan.

Job Purpose

Spring Studios retouch departments are looking for talented, methodical, hardworking retouchers at all levels for full time positions.

Experience - Required

A team player; able to contribute to a fast paced environment within the culture, values and ethos

Creative eye and meticulous attention to detail continuously working to the highest standards

Ability to understand and represent luxury brand values

Experience of working on commercial projects as well as editorial work is a plus

Ability to deliver under pressure, to strict deadlines and manage projects and delegate tasks, where necessary

Keep up to date with new techniques and technologies within the stills retouch field and all the media that surrounds it

More senior applicants should have excellent technical knowledge combined with a good understanding of colour, confidence in compositing, knowledge of CMYK proofing and file processing from RAW camera files

Experience - Desired

Ideal candidates should come from an agency/brand environment or from working directly with a photographer and have professional experience within fashion, beauty, still life or advertising industries.

 

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

Please email your cover letter, portfolio of work & C.V to: hr@springstudios.com.

Studio

Equipment and Studio Assistant / New York

Company Overview

Established for 15 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Combining expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation, under one roof, Spring Studios is perfectly positioned to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring is now expanding further, with new studios opening in New York and Milan.

Job Purpose

As an integral part of the studio client concierge team the Equipment and Studio Assistant will be the in studio contact for all production clientele. This is a unique opportunity to gain experience both on set and behind the scenes in a state of the art equipment room.  Tasks on set include building , installation, breakdown of equipment and handling all client request/inquires or directing them to the responsible party.  On the equipment room side assistants will maintain the inventory and ensure the quality and accuracy of all incoming and outgoing gear. In this role  all candidates will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge of photography and production.

Job Responsibilities

In studio client concierge acts as first point of contact for in studio client requests and needs

Learn all studio capabilities, handle all basic troubleshooting for studios

General equipment maintenance

Ensure quality and accuracy of all incoming and outgoing EQ

Assist in maintain EQ inventory set forth my managers

Monitor physical inventory counts

In studio assistant for client (photographer, producer, stylist, etc)

Build, install, and breakdown of equipment

Experience - Required

Knowledge of photo equipment preferred

On Set experience preferred

Ability to handle fast paced and high stress environment

Strong communication skills

1+ years experience in related field

Ability to lift and move minimum 40lbs

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the US.

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

Please email your cover letter & C.V to: studiohr@springstudios.com.

Facilities Manager / New York

Company Overview

Established for 15 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Combining expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation, under one roof, Spring Studios is perfectly positioned to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring is now expanding further, with new studios opening in New York and Milan.

Job Purpose

Spring Studios is looking for a Facilities Manager for our New York studio opening in early 2015.  In this role candidates will have to create and maintain all maintenance procedures for our 150,000 square foot studio and events facilities.  We are looking for candidates with experience managing first class facilities.  This is an amazing opportunity for to hire and train a team to the highest standard of professionalism and service.

 

Job Responsibilities

Oversee and manage maintenance department: engineers, janitorial, painting staff, fire safety

Train, motivate, manage and schedule staff in order to achieve a team of highly skill workers

Fluent in building maintenance procedure and maintenance equipment

Professional, personable and positive attitude at all times

Extremely organized and thorough, fluent in email

Build, budget, and order all janitorial and painting purchases orders

Manage all vendors and associated paperwork related to Maintenance Dept.

Construct and maintain cleaning protocol within Studio requirements

Compile and execute daily, weekly, monthly and yearly maintenance tasks

Ensure all make-ready services are completed correctly and on schedule

Develop and maintain specifications for grounds/studio maintenance and cleaning

Must be available on call basis

 

Experience - Required

Fluent in building maintenance procedure and maintenance equipment

Professional, personable and positive attitude at all times

Extremely organized and thorough

Excellent communication skills both verbal and written

Knowledge of NYC building codes

5+ years experience in facilities maintenance

1+ year management experience

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the US.

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

Please email your cover letter & C.V to: studiohr@springstudios.com.

Front Desk Receptionist / New York

Company Overview

Established for 15 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Combining expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation, under one roof, Spring Studios is perfectly positioned to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring is now expanding further, with new studios opening in New York and Milan.

Job Purpose

 

Reporting to the Studio Director this position will play a key role in the organization and day-to-day running of a fast paced photo studio and creative agency environment.  The ideal candidate can function well under pressure, handling multiple tasks with diplomacy and a positive attitude.

Job Responsibilities

 

Act as first point of contact for high-level creative agency  and photography studio

Answer the main phone line and transfer calls as needed

Schedule messengers and domestic/international shipments

Co-ordinate office travel, both domestic and international

Receive and sort mail and deliveries

Co-ordinate catering for internal meetings

Maintain neat reception area

Additional tasks/projects as needed

Experience - Required

1 + years  experience in similar role

Excellent communication skills and attention to detail

Love of customer service

Very reliable and hard working

Proficient in Microsoft office suite

Strong Organizational skills

Excellent record keeping skills

Ability to work independently with minimal oversight

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the US.

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

Please email your cover letter & C.V to: nyhr@springstudios.com.

Production

Freelance Colourist & Colour Correctionist / London

Company Overview

Established for 15 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Combining expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation, under one roof, Spring Studios is perfectly positioned to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring is now expanding further, with new studios opening in New York and Milan.

Job Purpose

Spring  are looking for a freelance Colourist & Colour Correctionist with good colour knowledge and a refined eye to match videos to the accompanying still photography images

We currently use the Baselight Plugin for FCP created by Filmlight, and so some experience with this would be beneficial but not essential. We'll shortly we will be switching to an Adobe workflow using both Premier and Speed Grade. Prior experience in these applications is essential

 

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

Please email your cover letter & C.V to: hr@springstudios.com.

Freelance Ecommerce Camera Operator / London

Company Overview

Established for 15 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Combining expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation, under one roof, Spring Studios is perfectly positioned to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring is now expanding further, with new studios opening in New York and Milan.

Job Purpose

We're looking for a freelance Ecommerce Camera Operator Good knowledge of Canon EOS DSLR (5D Mark III and Canon C100).

Experience and knowledge of studio lighting, understanding and ability to problem solve and match lighting to brief, consistently is needed as well as the confidence and ability to instruct model.

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

Please email your cover letter & C.V to: hr@springstudios.com.

Freelance Ecommerce On-set Assistant / London

Company Overview

Established for 15 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Combining expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation, under one roof, Spring Studios is perfectly positioned to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring is now expanding further, with new studios opening in New York and Milan.

Job Purpose

We're looking for an Ecommerce On-set Assistant to work within our Production team. The right person must have a basic knowledge the Canon range of digital cameras, an understanding of studio lighting and be able to competently assist the camera operator with the set-up of camera and lighting.

Good organization skills are imperative as the on-set assistant it responsible for liaising with the team on set and production with any issues and general workflow.

A good eye for detail is also crucial as the onset assistant is responsible for continuity between shots and takes.

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the US.

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

Please email your cover letter & C.V to: hr@springstudios.com.

Freelance Ecommerce Onset Editor / London

Company Overview

Established for 15 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Combining expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation, under one roof, Spring Studios is perfectly positioned to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring is now expanding further, with new studios opening in New York and Milan.

Job Purpose

We're currently looking for a freelance Ecommerce Onset Editor to work across both Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere with fluidity and speed in a high pressure environment. This includes ingesting footage and editing on the fly.

Basic knowledge the Canon range of digital cameras is essential as well as understanding of studio lighting, exposure and colour balance.

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

 

Please email your cover letter & C.V to: hr@springstudios.com.

M&S Imagery Assistant / London

Company Overview

Founded in 1884, M&S has grown from a single market stall to an international, multi-channel retailer. We sell stylish, high quality, great value clothing and home products, as well as outstanding quality food, responsibly sourced from around 2,000 suppliers globally.

Job Purpose

Managing phase launches & campaign launches from an imagery delivery perspective.

Ownership of the product imagery for a specific Business Unit

Ability to manage delivery of required product assets via nominated creative agencies for specific Business Unit

 

Job Responsibilities

Ability to track end to end process of sample and image delivery, through creation of critical path/planners.

Managing phase launches & campaign launches from an imagery delivery perspective

Work with the Trend Content Manager and BU’s to document outfits and ensure data accuracy on outfit master

Manage samples at White City and maintain the web content tool

Delivering to a predetermined critical path

Maintain clear and effective communication flows with BU’s, Content, Trading, Marketing & suppliers

Managing Website Standards across all M&S .com channels e.g. Website & Mobile (PDP, imagery etc)

 

Key Accountabilities:

Send out sample chase lists and work closely with BU’s to ensure we meet KPI’s on samples

Manage sample flow to meet shoot deadlines for outfits, product shots & inspirational

Maintain and manage the outfit master sheets to ensure we can meet the sheets to ensure we can meet the delivery of outfit images online

At the start of each phase collate all the information to adhere to the critical path

Work as a team with peers to ensure workloads are balanced and key dates are met

Provide the studio with a comprehensive list of the samples that need to be shot

Prepare the samples for the studio all racked up and corresponding to lists provided

Review creative output throughout a shoot to make sure that delivery to brief is matched for both imagery

Track the return of imagery assets from studio to M&S

Chase delivery of assets from the studio where necessary

Co-ordinate the delivery & return of the products required for each shoot in line with the shoot schedule and in good condition

Review progress of each phase against KPIs

Responsible for maintaining quality & consistency of Product Display Page’s (PDP) is adhered to across all M&S channels

Competitive Shopping on a monthly basis

Contribute to team lessons learnt in order to improve processes

Continually ensure personal behaviour reflects the vision and values of the business

Manage status of phase catalogue using the WCA tool

Monitor Media Manager and attend to failed assets within 48hrs

 

Key Measures / KPI’s:

Delivery of imagery by phase for specific departments

Delivery of outfits images online

Site standards e.g. correct images & swatches/ videos/ additional content

Experience - Required

Basic Share Point skills

Excellent Microsoft Office skills, advanced excel

Knowledge of Contracts.com

Knowledge of multi-channel retail practices

Competitor and commercial awareness

To be highly organised with excellent communication skills and calm under pressure.

Experience - Desired

BA degree preferable but not essential.

Previous Experience working with or for a web fashion brand.

Knowledge of web imagery and content tools would be a preferred but not essential.

Knowledge of Range Planner (preferred but not essential)

Content Management System (preferred but not essential)

Working knowledge of Photo Shop (preferred but not essential)

Content Imagery System (preferred but not essential)

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

Please email your cover letter & C.V to: hr@springstudios.com.

Retoucher / London

Company Overview

Established for 15 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Combining expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation, under one roof, Spring Studios is perfectly positioned to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring is now expanding further, with new studios opening in New York and Milan.

Job Purpose

Spring Studios retouch departments are looking for talented, methodical, hardworking retouchers at all levels for full time positions.

Experience - Required

Personal qualities & skills:

A team player; able to contribute to a fast paced environment within the culture, values and ethos

Creative eye and meticulous attention to detail continuously working to the highest standards

Ability to understand and represent luxury brand values

Experience of working on commercial projects as well as editorial work is a plus

Ability to deliver under pressure, to strict deadlines and manage projects and delegate tasks, where necessary

Keep up to date with new techniques and technologies within the stills retouch field and all the media that surrounds it

More senior applicants should have excellent technical knowledge combined with a good understanding of colour, confidence in compositing, knowledge of CMYK proofing and file processing from RAW camera files

Experience - Desired

Ideal candidates should come from an agency/brand environment or from working directly with a photographer and have professional experience within fashion, beauty, still life or advertising industries

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

Please email your cover letter, portfolio of work & C.V to: hr@springstudios.com.

Senior Editor / London

Company Overview

Established for 15 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Combining expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation, under one roof, Spring Studios is perfectly positioned to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring is now expanding further, with new studios opening in New York and Milan.

Job Purpose

A key member of the post-production department at Spring Studios: involved through the entire creative process from concept to completion.

Job Responsibilities

Responsible for editing broadcast, web, brand for both the UK and international markets.

Ensure that all material meets broadcast, legal and technical standards.

Abreast of new technologies as they are adopted by the company and take an interest in introducing them to our client base.

Collaborate with the whole Post Production Team to ensure that projects are produced to a high creative standard and delivered on time.

Support and advise post producers on timings, technical considerations, and provide creative input at all stages of a project.

Work with the Head of Post to refine workflows and set new standard operating procedures.

Provide relevant creative and technical input in client attended meetings, and develop positive working relationships with clients at all times.

Help nurture the team, assisting, advising and collaborating on projects with other members of the department as and when needed.

Keep up to date with industry standard compressions and deliverables.

Experience - Required

Excellent working knowledge of Final Cut Pro, Smoke and After Effects, as well as other industry standard post-production platforms.

Highly motivated and possess excellent organisational and problem solving skills. Understanding of how to interpret and implement  - creative flair and a desire to produce visually stunning films is essential.

Excellent communication skills: able to convey creative ideas and technical information with succinctness and clarity.

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

Please email your cover letter & C.V to: hr@springstudios.com.

Strategy, Research & Insights

Research & Insights Intern / London

Company Overview

Established for 15 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Combining expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation, under one roof, Spring Studios is perfectly positioned to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring is now expanding further, with new studios opening in New York and Milan.

Job Purpose

To inspire the Strategy team with the latest innovations and trends

To support the Insights & Strategy teams with research for pitches and on-going client engagement

To support in the creation of pitches, presentations and on-going client needs

To help keep our research organised and up to date

Job Responsibilities

The candidate will:

Inspire strategic thinking
Stay up to date with industry & consumer trends and innovation, and share these with the Insights & Strategy teams regularly
Assist with organising Spring Sessions (Our regular talks from stimulating external speakers)

 

Conduct research
Assist the Insights team with competitor overviews/competitor moodboards/brand reviews/company background to inform strategic thinking

Conduct research into other specific areas for pitches or current clients as needed

Conduct store visits and interviews as needed

 

Create presentations

Help the Insights team build pitches and presentations for clients

Manage knowledge
Help the Insights team keep Spring’s research tools and subscription contracts up to date
Help others locate reports/articles etc for their projects

 

Organise the team

Keep the research folders organised and up to date

Assist in day to day administration as needed

Experience - Required

Bachelor’s degree

Strong presentation skills

Good organizational skills

Excellent communication skills

Technology literate and proficiency in Power Point and Excel

Accurate and commercially focused

Attention to detail

Enthusiastic, ambitious and creative

Able to perform under pressure and multi task

Experience - Desired

Working experience in a media environment

Previous experience working in a research role

Understanding of general marketing principles required

Knowledge of data collection methods

Application

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Spring Studios will not enter any commercial undertaking with any recruitment businesses on the basis of speculatively marketed CVs or telephone calls. Spring Studios hereby indemnifies itself against any costs, charges, recruitment fees or other liabilities relating to any recruitment business.

Please email your cover letter & C.V to: hr@springstudios.com.