High-End Retoucher

Recruiter
Beyond the Book
Location
Birmingham
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a dedicated Middleweight or Senior Retoucher looking to further your career with an exciting creative agency? Do you have experience working with luxury brands? If you’re keen to secure a permanent Retoucher role in Birmingham, this could be a fantastic opportunity for you.

The Company

Our client is a new type of agency, with a specialism in luxury automotive brands. They are in the business of brand communications, and operating as a global agency they have now moved to contemporary new offices in Birmingham city centre.

Birmingham has so much to offer for urban living: leisure, the arts, culture and heritage. There has been a tremendous amount of development over the past decade and Birmingham has now been named one of the top 10 cities in the world by Rough Guide. If the city isn’t appealing, the office is an easy commute from many beautiful villages and suburbs such as Solihull and the popular towns of Warwick, Stratford Upon Avon and Leamington Spa.

The Role

Our client is looking for a talented Retoucher to work solely on premium brand automotive imagery, ranging from the creation of new assets from raw files, to the manipulating and retouching of existing images to include the extending of backgrounds and full image builds with colour grading. You will liaise with the Art Directors, Photographers and Production Team.

The Candidate

You will have significant experience as a high-end commercial Retoucher with top agencies or production houses, servicing luxury brands. Your work will be presented as before and after images in a retouching portfolio. You should be an energetic and passionate self-starter and be able to offer the following:

  • A meticulous eye-for-detail
  • Fully conversant in industry standard software Adobe Photoshop
  • Experience on Capture One and Adobe Bridge software (although not essential)
  • Work independently from creative briefs to deliver high-end retouched images for use across all media platforms
  • Good understanding of all colour management
  • Strong communication skills

If you feel you have the right skills and experience, please send your CV and portfolio to us asap and we will happily tell you more. If you do not have your portfolio to hand, just send your CV in the first instance and we can take it from there!