Photo Art Director (Contract) – Daily Harvest – New York, NY
Company: Daily Harvest
Location: New York, NY
About Daily Harvest
Daily Harvest makes nourishing food built on fruits and vegetables accessible. We do this by delivering thoughtfully sourced, chef-crafted food to customers’ doorsteps, all ready to enjoy in minutes. We’re on a mission to take care of food, so food can take care of you.
Our team is collaborative, driven, and future-thinking. We’re constantly learning, experimenting, and iterating, and celebrate failure just as much as success. We take risks, try new things, and we get things done. We love adaptogens and cruciferous vegetables but never say no to cake. Everything we do, we do in the service of our community.
Daily Harvest is looking for a Photo Art Director to join our Creative team for the next 4 months. The Daily Harvest Creative team develops innovative creative for every part of the business. Daily Harvest is proudly agency-free—meaning the in-house creative team juggles every single project the company executes (think: web, print, packaging, installations, app, social, campaigns, etc.). We’re a group of dynamic virtuosos with a knack for creating the inspiring and the eye-catching. We take ideas and transform them into concepts that stick.
Daily Harvest is looking for a brand focused Photo Art Director to concept and execute dynamic content. You should have a high taste level and a passion for creating content that is inspiring and eye-catching. You will concept and execute photo and video content remotely for multiple channels including social, product launches, acquisition, email and other brand needs.
What you’ll do:
This will be a four month contract role, and we are looking for someone who can commit to four days per week
Lead shoots via video conference to provide direction on set and ensure deliverables are of the highest quality
Anticipate and resolve creative and logistical challenges
Oversee the look and feel of Daily Harvest video production by guiding and giving feedback to our in-house video team
Oversee retouching feedback and work with our in-house photo retoucher
Who you are:
3-6+ years of experience in an Art Director role or similar
Strong understanding of brand development and integrated marketing campaigns.
Excellent creative instincts with a solid understanding of design, photography, copy, and video.
Strong time management skills and experience managing multiple projects simultaneously.
Excels under pressure and can maintain a calm demeanor at all times.
Expertise across the entire lifecycle of photographic and video content creation, from concepting through post-production
A deep Rolodex of photographers, prop stylist, videographers, and food stylist
Expertise with Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
A portfolio of relevant work is required for consideration.
Unlimited Daily Harvest to keep you hustling, not hangry + cold brew (…always stocked)
Access to everything we make (including recipes in development)
Quarterly team outings, weekly onsite happy hours, + regular DH team gatherings to celebrate our co-workers
Book club + running club
Showers for post-morning or mid-workday workouts
A dynamic, ambitious, and fun work environment + dog friendly!!
At Daily Harvest, our mission is to take care of food, so that food can take care of you. And it wouldn’t be possible without our team. We celebrate the unique POV that each person brings to the table and believe in a collaborative and inclusive environment. As an equal opportunity employer, we prohibit any unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, military or veteran status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetic information. These are our guiding principles and apply across all aspects of employment.