Position: Senior Retoucher (on figure focus)
Location: New York City
Workplace Type: Permalancer / Full Time
Rate (if freelance): Commensurate with experience
Salary/Benefits (if full time): Competitive pay commensurate w/experience, 401k, benefits program (including medical, dental, vision), etc.
Velem is seeking a Senior Retoucher to join our New York team.
We offer the chance to work on high level retouching in a relaxed, supportive environment. While we take our work very seriously, we also understand a healthy work life is essential to mutual success.
- Oversee and manage high-end luxury projects, while being both a leader and team player
- Execute complex retouching, compositing, color correction and color match products
- Able to work independently and in a group setting with colleagues and clients of all levels and functions
- Collaborate with and take direction from a VELEM producer and art/creative directors to achieve the desired creative vision
- Maintain an efficient workflow with the ability to follow a defined process accurately and consistently
- Ability to manage multiple jobs simultaneously and stay organized
- Review completed image quality before release (QC)
- Can quickly adapt to changes in project direction when needed
- Be solution oriented
- 8+ years of experience in a professional retouching studio
- Expert in Photoshop, Capture One, InDesign (Helicon is a plus)
- Ability to work effectively in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment without sacrificing overall image quality
- Experience working as an on set retoucher is a plus
All interested applicants may provide a portfolio or website that best demonstrates their proficiency.