Food Photography Intern

Full Time Media, Arts & Entertainment

Website Careem

Careem is the technology platform for our region. A region of over 600 million people that extends from Morocco to Pakistan, Turkey to Sudan. It’s an area of the world that up until now, has largely missed out on the transformational power of the internet revolution – but through its ambition and focus is catching up fast. Half of the population are under 25, and the same amount are connected to the internet yet only a small proportion have bank accounts, access to public transport and critical infrastructure.

Food Photography Intern

Careem is building ‘the everything app’ for the greater Middle East, making it easier than ever to move around, order food and groceries, manage payments, and more. Careem is led by a powerful purpose to simplify and improve the lives of people and build an awesome organisation that inspires. Since 2012, Careem has created earnings for over 2.5 million Captains, simplified the lives of over 50 million customers, and built a platform for the region’s best talent to thrive and for entrepreneurs to scale their businesses. Careem operates in over 70 cities across 10 countries, from Morocco to Pakistan.

Job Summary:

As a Food Photography Intern, you will be responsible for assisting with the production of high-quality food shots for restaurant online menus, various marketing materials; including social media, website, and print materials. You will work closely with the food team to coordinate with restaurant partners & create visually appealing images that showcase the restaurant’s dishes.
Key Responsibilities:
Coordinate with restaurant teams & account managers to conduct shoots efficiently
Help prepare and style food for photography shoots
Assist with lighting and composition of shots
Edit and retouch photos as necessary
Manage and organize photo files
Collaborate with the marketing team to ensure photos align with brand guidelines
Perform other duties as assigned if required for any restaurant projects
Currently pursuing or completed a degree in photography, fine arts, or a related field
Good understanding of composition, lighting, and color theory
Experience with photo editing software, such as Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom
Knowledge of studio and location lighting techniques
Strong attention to detail and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work well in a team environment and take direction from others
The internship is for a period of three to six months, with the possibility of extension or conversion to a full-time position based on performance and business needs.
What we’ll provide you
In addition to a competitive long-term total compensation with salary and equity, we have a reward philosophy that expands beyond this. As a Careem colleague you will be able to:

Be part of a Remote-First organization that offers flexible ways of working from the office and home.
Work from any country in the world for 30 days a year
Use Unlimited Vacation days throughout the year
Access fitness reimbursements for health activities including: gym, health club and training classes.
Work and learn from great minds
Create impact in a region with untapped potential
Explore new opportunities to learn and grow every day

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