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Senior Retoucher

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TECHNICAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

High Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Capture one, indesign and raw image processing.
Expert in Mac OS.
Strong understanding of colour correction and colour profiles.
Experience working with CMYK conversions and CYMK proofing - Any additional print experience beneficial.
Exceptional organisational skills.
At least 5 years working as a retoucher preferably within fashion and beauty.
Previous management experience beneficial.
Good knowledge of creating actions in Photoshop / Batching.
Applescript /Automator knowledge beneficial.
Superb retouch skills with an emphasis on skin and colour is a must and should be visible in your portfolio.
Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines with large volumes of imagery without compromising on quality.
Proactive and able to take initiative to constantly improve the post-production process.


RESPONSIBILITIES

Retouch images to the required standard; no artificial effects or dramatic image transformation, 
but rather a subtle and sensitive approach in handling skin and hair to achieve a natural look.
Responsible for initiating consultation with Design team, Photographers and Stylists and ensure all retouching 
requirements are carried out accurately and efficiently.
Liaise with Photographers to set correct mood and colour for the seasons imagery.
Ensure colour consistency between lifestyle, cut out and garment.
Operate within a colour managed workflow for Digital and Print output.
CMYK proofing.
Set colour, scale and composition standards to ensure consistency in preparation of all images output for web.
Develop and maintain digital asset/ file structure organisation.
Continuously monitor the quality of the repro output, objectively assess how well we have met our own 
standards and make improvements as required.
Train, mentor and support Junior Retoucher.
Carry out ad hoc duties when required
Be forward thinking and a team member and seek to always promote and support the company’s 
growth and prospects.

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