Creative Retoucher

  • Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

Creative Retoucher

Job description

About us


We’re working hard to disrupt the fashion industry with a mobile platform that incorporates social media, content, e-commerce and gamification, hosting millions of luxury fashion enthusiasts.

The company is funded by a world class investor, we have a leadership team of world renowned industry experts, and are partnered with one of the largest and fastest growing international luxury multi-brand online retailers, as well as a host of A-List fashion influencers.

Our aim is to empower fashion lovers and revolutionise the way that people discover, shop for, talk about and engage with brands.


Job Description

We are looking for a high-end creative fashion retoucher/image manipulator to help generate and edit assets that will be used in our mobile application. These assets are integral to our fashion app, and while certain parts of this role will require repetition, there will be the opportunity to get involved in other creative areas of the company


The Ideal candidate must have extensive experience using Adobe Photoshop CC, be able to retouch and manipulate images to a photo-realistic and high professional standard. Having an active interest in fashion and social media is not necessary but will be a bonus. Candidates must also have the ability to work collaboratively, inspire, influence as well as lead projects.


As a creative company with a lot of work scheduled for the road ahead, this is a great opportunity for an individual who wants to push boundaries, showcase their photoshop skills and build studio experience.


A typical day would include receiving a 3D posed model image, using reference images to complete and conform garments to the body.  Adding hair from reference and manipulating. Sympathetic beauty retouching (face retouch and adding make-up). Creating realistic light, shade and colour correction.  Communicating, amending and presenting any changes.


Responsibilities

  • Help to create and deliver high-end, realistic digital assets for our fashion app

  • Work collaboratively with our fashion, design, marketing and content team to ensure that all activities align with our project roadmap and deliverables

  • Take responsibility for the accuracy and quality of our digital design assets


Requirements

Requirements

  • An interest or experience in the fashion industry and post-production editing

  • High-level experience in Adobe Photoshop CC - Model Work, Fashion & Beauty

  • An artistic/digital creative background

  • Have a high understanding of the human form, proportion, texture, light and shade

  • Excellent presentation skills in software and communication

  • An understanding of 3D software and modelling processes is an advantage

  • The ability to work in a repetitive nature 

  • Other creative software knowledge is a bonus

  • Creative with plenty of good ideas with the ability to create something from nothing

  • Positive attitude, willing to go the extra mile

  • Team player with the ability to work autonomously

As a growing company, there are likely to be additional opportunities to add to the job role above depending on the skills of the candidate. 


Successful candidates will be invited to participate in an illustration exercise as part of the interview process.