Senior Manager, Photography Studio Operations
- Location SAN BRUNO, CA
- Career Area Marketing and Customer Insights
- Job Function Marketing
- Employment Type -
- Position Type -
- Requisition 1060794BR
What you'll do at
Develops and maintains relationships with key stakeholders --serves as the liaison between the studio and those teams the photo studio serves.
Manages and is responsible for overall photo studio operations:
•Tracking, measuring, and reporting productivity.
•Ensuring studio accountability to meet productivity targets.
•Manages overall studio shoot schedule according to business needs, sample availability and competing priorities.
•Manages the Photo Studio Operations Team.
•Coordinates photo shoot logistics and resourcing (e.g., location scouting, model casting, fee negotiation).
•Oversees contracting of freelance photographers, stylists, and assistants.
•Leads continuous improvement of photo studio workflow to maximize capacity, increase operational efficiency, and ensure process compliance.
•Provide continual skills enhancement training on photography, media technology, skills related to project tracking, management, review and approval and technical background.
•Ensures compliance of on-brand photography services with Walmart's creative vision to ensure consistent use of category-specific style guides, documents and service level agreements.
Contributes to the management of Creative financial operations:
•Assists in developing and manages overall photo studio operations budget.
•Negotiates statements of work and other contracts.
•Develops estimates, and invoices clients according to terms of agreement.
•Ensures work is delivered on budget.
•Ensures efficient and accurate invoice processing.
Leads and facilitates photo studio operations strategic short-term and long-term planning.
•Manages capacity forecasting, tracking, and reporting.
•Develops resource allocation plans and align them with business goals.
•Partners with cross-functional business partners (for example, Retail, Marketing, Item Setup, etc.) to better forecast seasonal photography needs.
•Drive budget and calendar planning efforts.
Develops team and studio goals and objectives
•Identifies and addresses improvement opportunities.
•Demonstrates adaptability and promotes continuous learning.
•Provides supervision, coaching and development opportunities for direct reports through mentoring, strategically assigning duties or projects, providing recognition, and ensuring diversity awareness, amongst other things.
•Travel may be necessary to and from multiple facilities or work-sites requiring consecutive overnight stays.
•6 years of experience in retail photo studio operations or related field.
•3 years of experience managing vendor contracts and relationships.
•3 years of experience managing cross-functional teams.
•2 years of experience managing budgets.
•4 years of experience in professional digital photography.
•3 years of experience in digital marketing creative or related field.
- 3 years experience in online marketing.
- 3 years experience managing cross-functional teams.
- 3 years experience managing vendor contracts and relationships.
- 3 years of supervisory experience.
- 5 years experience in direct or indirect retail marketing, including product marketing and brand management.
- Master's degree in Business Administration or related field.
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All the benefits you need for you and your family
- Multiple health plan options
- Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
- Associate discounts in-store and online
- Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
- Education assistance for Associate and dependents