Retoucher - Graduates Welcome

Recruiter
Biglight Ltd.
Location
Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
Salary
Competitive salary (DOE)
Posted
30 Aug 2019
Closes
27 Sep 2019
Ref
ACGVH1010/SG-HL
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Retoucher - Graduates Welcome 
Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire 

About Us 

Biglight is an exciting customer experience agency, offering UX, optimisation and creative agency services for a number of leading brands and retailers. 

We’re now looking for a Retoucher to join our photography studio in Stoke-on-Trent. 

Your Rewards 

- Competitive salary (DOE) 
- Comprehensive training 
- Amazing chance to learn and build an exceptional career 
- Join a growing team 

If you have some great Photoshop skills, this is a fantastic opportunity to join a fresh-thinking company where you’ll have the chance to train and develop to forge an excellent career. 

In this challenging role, you’ll be helping major customers to achieve their online ambitions and gaining exposure to professional processes and ways of working. 

Your Role 

As a Retoucher, you will be tasked with retouching product images from the in-house studio to ensure consistency across customers’ websites. 

Delivering a high quality image retouching service, you will utilise your Photoshop skills, colour-matching samples to images, processing and batching images to meet specifications and performing quality assurance activities on all images. 

Your role will also involve: 

- Working to daily and weekly deadlines 
- Tracking items and image sets through the internal CMS system 
- Filing and archiving images and sets 
- Feeding back issues to the Studio Manager via the appropriate channels 

About You 

To be considered as a Retoucher, you will need solid Adobe Photoshop experience gained from your studies, a professional environment or similar including: 

- Wacom 
- Pen tool   
- Clipping path   

In addition, the following traits will ensure your success in this role: 

- Self-motivation to hit deadlines, and initiative to work as part of a team  
- Excellent organisation and communication skills
- A supportive demeanour and a commitment to being a team player  
- Focus on producing quality work  
- Excellent attention to and eye for detail

The following experience and skills would also be advantageous to your application, but not essential: 

- Model retouching, including skin and floor retouching 
- Ghost mannequin/ mannequin cut out 
- Reshape, crop, clone, actions, masks, layers and composite 
- Batch processing  
- Colour fixing, matching and correcting  
- Strong retouching skills 

A creative or visual arts related degree would be beneficial to your application. 

This role may also be titled Image Retoucher, Photography Assistant, eCommerce Retoucher, Junior Digital Retoucher, Trainee Creative Retoucher, Junior Retoucher, Traniee Digital Imaging Retoucher, Junior Artworker, Junior Photographer, Junior Editor, Trainee Photo Editor, or Trainee Image Editor. 

Webrecruit and Biglight are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

So, if you are ready to embark on an exciting career as a Retoucher, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.