Retouching Manager

Job Title: Retouching Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Reference: 15625930
Job Published: January 11, 2018 00:00

Job Description

Retouching Manager - Stock Imagery Company


£25k - £30k - NP462

Have you got a sharp eye for detail? Do you like leading from the front? Are you a flawless retoucher looking for that next step up the ladder? If so, this could be for you.

This company are one of the market leaders in Stock Imagery and Footage, supplying some well-known companies such as Shutterstock and iStock.

They require a dedicated, driven and determined Retouching Manager to oversee their studio of artworkers. You'll be required to manage 4 artwork retouchers, ensuring that all images are amended in line with deadlines, and quality.

The studio is fast-paced with occasional strict deadlines. You'll need to be able to motivate your team and also be on the tools yourself; leading from the front. You'll be editing photoshoots, choosing the final images for the team to retouch, checking all images for quality before distribution to their network of agents.

Essential Skills & Requirements

  • Proven experience of retouching commercially, with minimum of 3 years' experience
  • High proficiency on Capture One
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Experience of leading a team
  • Ability to handle a large work-flow
  • Proactive and able to take initiative

The company have around 15 employees and have been established for nearly 13 years. They do look after you there; you'll have access to a generous contributory pension plan, free private healthcare and a bonus which normally sits between 5% and 10% of your annual salary (this is target dependent of course). They are based in rural Oxfordshire, so driving is essential…

If you like the sound of what you've read, then please do send me over your CV and folio brimming with amazing artwork.