Vacancy title: Simulacra Studio

Vacancy type: Full-time

Salary: £132 Weekly

Duration: 15 Months

Start date: ASAP

Simulacra Studio Photography & Design provide photography and video services, photo studio hire, equipment hire, retouching and design services to a wide range of clients including ralph Lauren, Jasper Conran and lots of small, independent brands and companies.

We also run Simulacra Studio Events, hiring the studio out with sound system, lighting and bar for a wide range of bespoke events.

We also run Simulacra Studio Training, in conjunction with a French company called The Photo Academy which provides a range of photography workshops and finally Sodium Burn Creative which is our photography and design studio in Greece.


Self employed studio manager required with knowledge of lighting, assisting and ideally photoshop, video editing and retouching, for our Photographic Studio in Brixton, we also host late night events on average twice a month so we need someone with hospitality skills who is prepared to manage this area also.

We’ve recently taken on the London license for international workshop providers The Photo Academy, there may be some admin associated with this when you’re in the office but there are also workshop tutor positions available which could additionally supplement your income.

Studio Manager

Arrive 9.45am, make sure studio is ready for a 10am booking, greet client, set up lighting, ensure everything is running smoothly and baby sit the booking from the office.

Some tasks such as retouching, basic design, video editing, a bit of admin such as scanning letters, checking on deliveries, linking up with clients.

5.45pm start packing down the studio. There are sometimes viewings for new clients around 6pm or 6.30pm, then some evenings there are yoga classes where you let the client in and do some of the office tasks during their session.

The business owner spends some time in Greece so when he’s not there you’re their number 1 on the ground, you communicate by Skype and email throughout the day.

We also give an hour’s lunch break which is paid.

Event Manager

Working behind the bar, making and serving drinks, mixing simple cocktails, pouring pints, stocking up etc.

Obviously these events are usually on weekends, til 4am, but usually only twice a month max.

There is always a support team ie other bar staff, cleaning team, security, the sound system tech and business partner is also on site.

Someone who already held a drinks licence would be ideal but not a requirement.

The Photo Academy

Simple admin may be allocated when you’re in the office, eg monitoring online chat function and phone, taking any enquiry or customer details and forwarding to other staff to do the rest.

  1. Retouching
  2. basic design
  3. video editing
  4. client communication
  5. administration
  6. hospitality