Freelance Photographer for Mahé, Seychelles
Working with the SeyVillas Product Team
We at SeyVillas are a German tour operator specialised in the Seychelles. We offer a variety of different accommodations, tours, and cruises, as well as other services such as inter-island transfers, weddings, and rental cars. Our already extensive portfolio is growing constantly, and we are always on the lookout for ways to improve our services and our website, www.seyvillas.com.
With this in mind, we are looking for a highly-skilled, passionate photographer with experience in shooting accommodation. The successful candidate will have relevant experience in shooting the interiors and exteriors of accommodation, as well as in landscape and location photography. In return, we are offering a position on a freelance basis, working alongside a professional, international team. You will be in contact with our Product Team, based at our Berlin office.
»To carry out photo shoots of selected hotels on Mahé (and on the islands around Mahé) which are either already part of the SeyVillas programme or which are new and to be included in the programme.
»To produce approximately 50 photos of each hotel (grounds, interior, surroundings, all room categories); spend 3 - 6 hours shooting the property, depending on its size.
»To personally arrange and carry out a photoshoot at the hotel within 4 weeks of receiving the job order from SeyVillas.
»To deliver the photos with a minimum resolution of 4000 x 3000 pixels, including any necessary editing/photoshopping, in JPEG format, via a file-transfer service such as WeTransfer or Dropbox within 14 days of the photoshoot.
Here are some good examples of the kind of work we would expect from you:
»You are based on Mahé in the Seychelles and have your own means of transport around the island (with a valid driving license).
»You are an experienced photographer with your own wide-angle camera equipment.
»You have a good eye for details.
»You are able to work collaboratively with a team, and have good communication skills.
»You are able to organise tasks well, prioritise, and have good time-management skills.
»You are able to meet deadlines as part of a scheduled daily work flow.
»You have an enthusiastic personality, and appreciate the need to be courteous when dealing with our hotel partners.
»Experience with Google Drive and other file-sharing platforms (WeTransfer/Dropbox) is a plus.
»You are able to communicate effectively in English.
If you are interested in what we have to offer then please send us your job application along with a sample of your work to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your contact partners for this process will be Francesca Ruggero and Rebecca Harst.