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Product Photographer



Product, Design
zaandam, netherlands
Posted on Tuesday, August 1, 2023

At Picnic, we’re revolutionizing the way people buy groceries with our innovative and sustainable app-only service. We do almost everything in-house, developing cutting-edge technologies and processes to ensure we continue to grow rapidly without missing a beat. We're looking for an enthusiastic product photographer to join our team. If you’re ready to put your photography skills into practice, we're looking for you!

🥜 In a nutshell 

Ever since Picnic started, the importance of consistent high-quality product photography was clear to us. That’s why we’ve always shot all our packshots in our own photo studios, eliminating any dependencies on suppliers and creating the best customer experience. You’ll be part of the product photography team. This team has an important role because without photos, we cannot sell products as online supermarket.Working together with our experienced photo retouchers and photographers, you get the opportunity to contribute to the visual presentation of the products in our app. From fresh vegetables to tasty bread or sparkling wine. With your skills you make sure our packshots are best in class examples.


🎯 What you’ll do 

  • Have responsibility for the production process and timely completion of our product photography
  • Produce quality results that align with Picnic's guideline standards, as well as experiment with new photography to improve our strategy 
  • Shoot multiple product types across a variety of categories up to 125 different products per week
  • Handle high-volume studio workflow in an efficient manner
  • Brainstorm and contribute creative ideas to improve our visual product presentation
  • Maintain necessary camera tools, photography props and studio equipment

⭐ About you

  • 2-5 years of professional experience in studio or product photography 
  • Degree in a relevant photography field is an advantage
  • Strong portfolio with relevant product photography
  • You're based in the Netherlands to be able to work fulltime from our photo studio in Zaandam 
  • Knowledge of studio equipment, Capture One and Photoshop
  • Attention for detail, ability to notice the small but important things
  • Demonstrates flexibility in a fast-paced work environment
  • Well-organised, ability to work on multiple projects in a given period 
  • Good English communication skills, verbal and written


📖 Picnic perks

Every expert was once a beginner!
You’ll get plenty of opportunities to challenge yourself and grow, including the Picnic Tech Academy, Lunch & Learn sessions, and tailored soft skills training. We also offer free professional weekly language courses.

Make a difference
You’ll work in an awesome scale-up environment with the freedom to drive your own projects and create a visible impact. Our fully electric vehicles and sustainable business model mean you’ll also be contributing to making the world a better place! 

Teamwork makes the dream work
With more than 80 nationalities across 3 countries, you’ll be part of a diverse company with plenty of cool stuff to get involved with, from board game evenings to after-work drinks to our company ski trip and more!

You are what you eat
You’ll get freshly prepared, healthy lunches and snacks (with plenty of vegetarian, vegan, and halal options).

Stay healthy
Mental health is important. As well as having the option to speak with Picnic colleagues who act as confidential advisors, our collaboration with OpenUp gives you easy access to professional psychologists, along with workshops and materials. There are plenty of sports communities and events to get involved with, from tennis to yoga to climbing! 

Attractive package

We offer competitive compensation and a pension plan that looks out for your future self.

Work-life balance
Where possible, we like to enable people to work in ways that suit their working styles.

Our recruitment process

Phone screening

Online test


Case day

Closing interview