Destination Coordinator - France

  • Destination Management
  • Remote job

Destination Coordinator - France

Job description

About us

Smiler is the world’s first on the spot photography marketplace that brings photographers and consumers together at touristic hotspots and other leisure locations to capture valuable memories in high quality - for everyone, everywhere. Smiler is an ambitious start-up, staffed by a team of industry experts who are as determined as each other to go the extra mile. 

What you will be doing in this role

In this role, you'll be focused on managing a talented team of French freelance photographers. You will work closely with your regional team to make the French team of photographers grow and the French revenue as well. You will be one of the main points of contact for the photographers and will be the intermediary between them and the Smiler core team. 

About your team

We are a team of passionate people, who truly see the value in Smiler. So far, we’ve got an international base, with several different nationalities. We are learning from each other and together we make the biggest impact possible. We have lots in common - the most important thing being: we all love to smile, and we’re all avid travellers who see opportunity in places you wouldn’t necessarily immediately see. That’s also why we believe in working anywhere. We celebrate our adventurous travel passion by giving the freedom to work wherever you want. Made up of industry experts from all walks of life, you’ll be able to learn and teach. 


Within the Smiler organization you will be part of the Commercial team. In this role you will work closely together with the Territory Manager of your region, the City Captain of Paris, and the other Destination Coordinators of your team. 

Job requirements

  • You help get photographers activated and working, on a weekly, monthly, and quarterly basis.
  • You’re data focused. You will review stats from photographers in no time.
  • You drive engagement in the first period of their Smiler journey - a little personal
  • email here, or a phone call. Maybe some words of encouragement, or reward. You can also organize in-person training to meet the different photographers
  • You understand how to improve the performance of your photographers and you
  • work closely with your City Captain to bring them up into higher bands / levels.
  • You’re the go-to person for scheduling at venues and hotspots
  • For the near term, you’re responsible for the photographer admin
  • You are responsible for the photographer's weekly payments
  • You will manage with the help of the City Captain all the incoming bookings for presold photoshoots
  • You will search for events and new opportunities in Paris for the photographers to work at

What you are able to bring to the table

  • Multi-task profile, with a good organisation and efficiency in administrative tasks

  • Ability to communicate in English confidently and clearly with various audiences both verbally and in writing. French is a mandatory language.

  • Avid listener and learner

  • Problem solver with a ‘can-do’ attitude.

  • Start up Experience or interest

  • Preferred: familiarity with tooling such as Google suite and general data tools.

  • Interest in photography preferred

Does this sound like that challenge you’re looking for?

Apply by clicking the apply button, fill in the online form, attach your CV and make a short (selfie) video to explain why you are the best hire for this on-call role. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at

Here’s what happens after you send your application

You’ll receive an email confirming our hiring department has received your application. An update will follow as to what the next stage will be for you.

More information on our website and about why photographers and venues are enthusiastically joining Smiler.