Trunk Club was started to solve a simple problem: shopping for clothes in stores is overwhelming and inconvenient. With Trunk Club, you’ll discover great clothes without ever having to go shopping. We combine top brands, expert service, and unparalleled convenience to deliver a highly personalized experience that helps you look your best.

Photographer, In-House Agency Creative Services

About us:

Trunk Club, a Nordstrom Company, is a Chicago-based personalized styling service for men and women, offering both virtual and in-person shopping options. Shoppers can visit Trunk Club’s retail Clubhouses in Boston, Charleston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York City, Washington D.C., for an in-person styling session or custom fitting for any occasion. For those who prefer an at-home experience, Trunk Club offers a virtual styling option, where a personal stylist sends a curated trunk of clothing to their home based on the customer’s style, fit, and lifestyle preferences. 

Working for Trunk Club:

When you join Trunk Club, you join the Nordstrom family. Our fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment is paired with the strong history and experience of a retail legacy. We have access to some of the greatest minds in retail and technology and are constantly creating innovative strategies to develop the ultimate apparel solutions. We welcome your adaptability, your curiosity, and your passion to contribute to our unparalleled shopping experience! 

 

ABOUT THE ROLE

Trunk Club is reinventing its Creative Services team to operate as an in-house agency and we’re looking for a Photographer to join our growing team!

The Photographer is responsible for capturing on brand product and some model photography, from image capture to final output. Working closely with the Creative Director and Production Manager, he/she will help ensure creative marketing needs are being met, helping with the day to day workings of an in-house production team. The right candidate will also have video experience, being able to shoot and edit, with knowledge of capturing all audio components.

WHAT YOU’LL DO EVERYDAY

  • Responsible for producing on-brand product and model photography from capture to delivery of completed assets
  • Execute shoots in studio and on location, with experience giving model direction
  • Ability to set up and direct appropriate lighting, backdrops and composition for in-house shoots
  • Partner with photo stylist to ensure clothing looks appropriate and on brand
  • Ability to take creative direction, to be flexible in your approach and easily adapt to working with new teams
  • Be the outspoken defender of creative quality within the demands of a high production environment
  • Calm under pressure, can excel and thrive in a high volume studio environment.
  • Be proactive in problem solving, both technically and creatively, with constant attention to process
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  • Ensure all images are on-brand, editorial, commercial and executed to the highest of standards
  • Identify, source, and maintain lighting, grip, and digital equipment
  • Ensure that all studio space is appropriately set up and maintained
  • Manage and evolve system for tracking equipment and props
  • Manage and evolve the asset database system

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 6+ years experience in a fast paced, hands-on studio environment
  • A professional portfolio of lifestyle, editorial, and product photography
  • Experience shooting and editing video is a must
  • Ability to craft a creative vision for Trunk Club and assume art director responsibilities
  • Excellent communication skills with strong on-set skills, model direction, and attention to detail
  • Strong photographic lighting knowledge and compositional skills.
  • Still life and prop styling experience, working with different sets and exploring new photographic situations and environments
  • A masterful skill in post-production
  • Proactive problem solving, both technically and creatively, with constant attention to process improvement.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects efficiently and provide creative solutions to challenges that arise in a high-pressure, fast-paced, deadline driven environment.
  • Proficiency in industry tools e.g. Adobe Creative Suite, Capture One, Final Cut Pro, Lightroom
  • Working knowledge of Mac OSX and PC computing platforms

You'll be really happy here if:

  • You want to make a sizeable impact in a high growth business
  • You have deep empathy for customers and internal users
  • You're looking to contribute not just to our customer experience, but to our culture and company roadmap
  • You love working collaboratively
  • You’re comfortable giving feedback and receiving constructive criticism

Company Reviews

What drove me initially to Trunk Club was the energy, people, and the fact that everyone is buying into something bigger than themselves. We all know we’re shaking up the retail and fashion industry.
David Shapiro
Sales Director
at Trunk Club
I have never worked harder in my life, but never have I been this inspired to do so. I am a better person, leader, and operator because of my time at TC. This is the ‘boot camp’ for future leaders.
Lindsey Kilbride
VP of Sales
at Trunk Club
We are looking for engineers that take high accountability and responsibility for their work in a fast paced, creative environment - candidates who are passionate about our mission, collaborate well and want to grow in a learning environment.
Candice Savino
VP of Engineering
at Trunk Club
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Why work with us
Trunk Club Company Values: 1) Center on the Customer - Trunk Club employees succeed because they're understanding and empathetic towards our customer's needs. 2) Expect and embrace change - Trunk Club employees succeed because they are flexible and adapt to change quickly. 3) Hold strong ideas, loosely - Trunk Club employees succeed because they're constantly looking for ways to innovate our business and maintain a state of curiosity. 4) Make no small plans - Trunk Club employees succeed because they are ambitious. 5) Treat Trunk Club like your home, and our members as your guests - You'll never hear a Trunk Club employee say, "that's not my job," because they hold themselves accountable to our customers. 6) Give credit where credit is due - In our community, people are promoted by their peers and pass on credit for accomplishments to their teams.
Culture
Mission: The customer is at the center of everything we do. When we design, create, and communicate we consider them first. Trunk Club employees succeed primarily because they strive to view the world through the customer’s eyes.
Perks & Benefits
Unlimited vacation
On-site coffee bar with barista and snacks
Healthcare and 401k
Full bar
Rooftop with city views

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