PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIO STUDENT PLACEMENT 2022
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From a garage in Birmingham to a global billion-dollar company, Gymshark is constantly evolving. Today, we exist to unite the conditioning community. We pride ourselves on being a team of grafters, innovators and visionaries. But above all else, we are a family. Our family is ambitious and hard-working. We’re committed and consistent. We’re passionate and progressive. Simply put, we’re different.
We are dedicated to finding talented individuals to join our Gymshark family, people that can bring an exemplary level of skill and add to our culture by sharing the same values and beliefs that make us who we are – visionary. If you’ve got something no-one else has, we want you. Be a part of inventing Gymshark’s future.
Gymshark is an equal opportunity employer. The people that drive our success and infectious culture each come with their own unique set of thoughts, beliefs, cultures, identities, background and body. We’re different because we celebrate difference. That’s what the Gymshark family is – diverse, inclusive, equal.
A little bit about the role
When you work for us, you’re more than a placement student – you join our rapidly
expanding Gymshark family. We give people the tools they need to reach further, go faster and be the best version of themselves. We work hard, sure, but we have fun while we do it. Sound like you?
We are looking for a second-year university student to join the Photography & Video Studio team as an Intern for 13-month student placement starting in July 2022. Our Creative Internship will allow you to develop your skills within the Photography & Video Studio team, working alongside the video, production, retouch, artwork, and campaign functions.
In the Photography & Video Studio team, our internship offers a huge range of opportunity depending on your skillset, ambitions, and willingness to learn as a member of the Photography & Video Studio team, you will be an integral member of the team producing stills & moving image content across E-Commerce website campaigns & social.
We are dedicated to finding the perfect candidate to join our Gymshark family, someone who can bring an exemplary level of skill and add to our culture by sharing the same values and beliefs that make us who we are – visionary.
What you’ll be doing
You will gain experience in the following areas:
- Learn how to shoot high quality assets at volume for Gymshark’s online as well as creative content shoots.
- Support on researching current styles and trends within photography for development and growth of the Gymshark brand and website.
- Work with the wider team to test and propose.
- Work collaboratively with the Styling team and Studio producers to effectively facilitate shoots.
- Learn how to perform quality controlling checks on set (focus checks/lighting).
- Support on the preparation for each day’s shoot- lighting, tests, equipment, schedule. On set technical duties- naming, metadata, lighting amendments, using Capture One.
What you’ll need
We’re not about box-ticking, but if this profile speaks to you all the better:
- Effective communication skills
- Ability to work independently and in team environment
- Ability to plan and manage time effectively
- Have successfully completed the penultimate year of your chosen degree
- A passion for photography & moving image
- Relish working in a team
- Pro-active approach to everyday
- Willingness to learn, grow and progress
What you’ll get
There’s never been a better time to work for Gymshark. We are growing fast, and we want ambitious people to join us for the ride. We offer a diverse and inclusive culture, a supportive and sociable work environment, plus ample opportunities for professional growth, development and networking.
Not to mention…
🩺 Full private medical insurance with no excess
🏖 25 days holidays + your birthday and all the Bank Holidays which can be substituted and taken whenever you want
💻 A truly Flexible Working Culture
👥 A collaborative, creative and inspiring working environment
💰 Employer pension contributions up to 7%
🤩 Life Assurance at four times your basic salary
🦈 50% Gymshark Discount
🥇 Financial, Physical and Mental Wellbeing Support
📚 Great Training and Learning Resources
🖥 Choice of hardware and access to the best software
🤒 Paid time off when you’re physically and mentally unwell
🧸 Very Generous Family Leave package – we support you extending your family
🍎 Refuel – Healthy fresh food at GSHQ
🏋️♂️ Lifting Club (LC) Gym Membership
👉 Free monthly massages
💈 Beauty and Barber facilities
🚘 Free on-site parking
What happens next?
If your application is successful, you’ll be invited to take part in a video screening and if successful, you’ll be invited to an in person assessment day. Our assessment days will be held at Gymshark HQ, Solihull, UK at the beginning of December.