Organization: Caroline White PhotographyPosition:  Photographer's Personal & Editing Assistant
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Please Read All Instructions Carefully Before Applying.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Internationally-known photographer/videographer seeks personal & photographer's assistant in Los Angeles.  Former assistant is moving out-of-state.  

This is a part-time position, anywhere from 7 to 21 hrs/wk for the first 6 months. Possibility to become full-time, salaried position at 40k/yr.  

Applicants must have their own:

  • Car 
  • Smartphone 
  • Mac laptop w/ Photoshop & Lightroom
  • Reliable high speed internet

Applicants must know:

  • Lightroom, Photoshop basics & iMovie editing
  • Social Media (facebook, instagram)
  • Dropbox, Gmail & Wordpress
  • Excel
  • Data storage management systems (2-4 Terabytes)

Desired Qualities:

  • Great with highly creative types and anticipates needs
  • A people person! 
  • Creative yet highly detailed and organized, always on-top of things
  • Dedicated, self-motivated and fast worker
  • Enthusiastic to teach self new skills, highly adaptable 
  • Tech-savvy and quick learner ie. wizard with google and general resourcefulness 
  • Delightful and clear communicator ie. fiercely reliable, loyal, drama-free
  • An excellent creative writer of emails and blog posts w/ good basic knowledge of sales and marketing psychology
  • Comfortable managing communications via email and text.
  • Comfortable checking email several times a day, every day.
  • Great at keeping accurate detailed and updated record of hours worked
  • Happy doing a wide variety of changing tasks from personal errands to customer service phone calls, fast photo retouching, batch photo editing, to name a few.

Work is frequently from home with some flexibility.  Compensation: $22/hr.  Hours do not include commute to Silverlake area several times per week.  First 21 days are a trial period at $16/hr.Please note: Assistant will not be present at any photoshoots for the first 4 months.  Successful applicant must be willing to sign an NDA.Please submit:

  • Resume & cover letter
  • 4 personal/professional references 
  • All social media links 

Email to allison.cook@u.northwestern.edu with "CWP Assistant Application" in the subject line.  Incorrect subject lines will lose your submission.