Volunteer - Photographer - London & Homeworking

Ref: 105 Date Posted: Monday 20 Jun 2022
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Role Title:   Photographer

Location:   Various locations mainly across London; with home-based editing and virtual meetings.

Responsible to: The Recruitment Project Manager, with guidance from the Senior Leadership Team.

The Role: To capture exciting and engaging imagery at Radical Recruit events.

Purpose: To develop a library of exciting images to illustrate storytelling and showcase the impact of Radical Recruit services.  This will be a great opportunity for a talented and driven volunteer who is keen to support a small start-up business to grow and flourish. Radical Recruit is seeking an individual who can help us tell visual stories through great photographic images.

Our Aim: We employ a values led approach to sourcing talent and represent those who are underrepresented in the labour market; working exclusively with disadvantaged candidates from marginalised communities to support them into work.

Key responsibilities:

  • Collaborating with the Radical team to understand campaign and event briefs.
  • Travelling to various locations on public transport or using own vehicle.
  • Setting up and using own photographic equipment.
  • Taking great still and action shots.
  • Editing and retouching images.
  • Choosing and setting up locations with the support of the Radical team.
  • Reproducing and framing photographs.

What you will need

  • Use of own photographic and editing equipment.
  • Ability to use software such as Photoshop.
  • Creativity and understanding what’s required to create a great photograph.
  • The ability to engage and build rapport with a wide range of people.
  • Patience and perseverance.
  • The ability to tell a story through imagery.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Good time management.
  • The ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

What you will receive

  • Direction, guidance and support from a talented and diverse Senior Leadership Team.
  • A chance to be part of a growing business that achieves great results for people who are disadvantaged.
  • Evidence for your CV and/or a reference.
  • Regular volunteer supervision.
  • A chance to join team meetings and social events.
  • Any reasonable expenses agreed in advance with the Volunteer Manager.

How to apply

Click apply and we will be in touch to book a time to discuss your application and tell you more about our business, the people we support and the role.