Ralph Lauren PRODUCER, LIC in New York, New York

Position Purpose & ScopeRalph Lauren is seeking a Photography Producer for our digital studio in Long Island City, NY. The Photography Producer is responsible for ensuring all production needs are met from planning to execution including shoot planning, art buying and budget management. The Photography Producer will work closely with the Production Manager to ensure all studio shoots are completed on time and on budget. This individual should be comfortable working in a fast paced, high volume, studio environment and skilled in maintaining and continuously improving upon workflow efficiencies. Key Responsibilities

  • Schedule full time & freelance talent for on figure and still life photo & video shoots and ensure on set teams are adhering to style guides and photography & video standards at all times

  • Build shoot estimates and negotiate rates with agencies, outside vendors and talent within budget

  • Organize castings, build and manage model library & talent roster and call in talent for book reviews and go sees as needed

  • Support Production Manager with financial forecasting and editorial and feature shoot planning

  • Onboard new vendors and manage relationships with divisional finance teams and 3rd party payment to ensure a timely payment for all vendors

  • Participate in ad hoc projects, organize monthly site activities for the studio team including speaker series with HR, all staff updates, and participate in company SpiritRequirements

  • BA/BS in fashion or related field.

  • Minimum 2 years experience in photo shoot production or project management, ecommerce experience a plus

  • Proactive and self-motivated, with an ability to balance both creative and strategic deliverables while working in a high volume environment; Flexible and a willingness to put in the extra effort needed.

  • Strong collaboration skills and the ability to form partnerships across cross-functional teams – Photo Studio, Creative, Merchandising, and Marketing

  • Excellent organizational and communication skills (verbal, written); Excellent attention to detail

  • Ability to take initiative and execute with little supervision

  • Experience with Excel, Mac, and Microsoft WordRalph Lauren is an equal opportunity employer. We offer dynamic career opportunities with growth potential and a generous company discount.