HOT retail agency is looking for a full time photo retoucher to join their photo and 3D team. This is a 3 month contract to hire position. Focus on solution-oriented retouching excellence. Assist others in overcoming technical and creative challenges in a positive and supportive manner that promotes team building and success.
The retoucher is responsible for delivering proficient image retouching through mastery of image editing and management software and workflow. This position is accountable for image retouching and compositing projects from start to completion. May direct and mentor less advanced retouching artists and freelance support over a variety of project types.
KEYS TO SUCCESS
Collaborate with others through clear and respectful communication and professional relationship skills that promote a healthy team-oriented work culture. Trusted relationship skills with both team members and clients alike are paramount.
Mentor less experienced retouching artists and gain experience directing others.
Master image editing and management software, processes and corresponding work-flow.
Create and execute work-flow processes, assign projects and ensure sufficient project staffing (e.g. PTO coverage, hiring etc.).
May occasionally support fellow Creative Dept. members and Project Managers with presenting creative proposals.
Establish budget estimates and work-backs for all projects within scope. Stay within those budgets and revise as necessary. Ensure all retouch teammates and freelance support does the same. Communicate clearly with team members and clients as project scopes and budget estimates change.
EXPERIENCE Minimum three to five years industry experience.
Experience working on lifestyle and sportswear brands a plus.
MUST have portfolio with before and after samples of edited photo work. Compositing examples preferred. Apply now with a link to your work!