Junior Retoucher, New York
Posted 24-04-2014, wanted
Vente Privee USA is seeking a full-time, in-house Junior Retoucher. This role will work alongside our retouchers, raw processors, photographers, event producers and buyers to prepare images according to Vente Privee standards. This individual will be responsible for maintaining a consistency of imagery and color, as well as managing all assets to be archived. This individual will have a keen eye for detail and quality control, as well as excellent organizational skills to manage multiple projects under tight deadlines.
-Maintain production of a high volume of images (200+) under tight deadlines
-Analyze image content; determine the necessary enhancements and adjustments; perform color correction, cosmetic retouching, cropping, and compositing ranging from simple knock-outs to complex multi-product editorials
-Responsible for precise post-production consistency across the entire product range in terms of color, cropping, and compositing
-Follow all digital asset management techniques, from retouching to archiving
-Communicate with other teams within the Digital Factory to proactively address discrepancies and solve issues in an efficient and timely manner
-Experience with ecommerce retouching a priority.
-Knowledge of Lightroom a plus
-Competency in Photoshop, Microsoft Office, and PC platforms.
-Ability to work very quickly without sacrificing image quality
-Exceptional organizational and file management skills
-Ability to multitask and prioritize under tight deadlines
-Adaptability to new tools and process
-Strong communication skills (written and verbal) are a must