ABOUT THE ROLE
Our in-house Creative team is a tight-knit group that includes art directors, photographers, designers, and copywriters who all work together to help bring our brand to life, both on the page and online. The Photo Retoucher will be responsible for all of the post production of images for our website, catalog and social media platforms.
You love Photoshop and bringing out the final vision of image creation. You are as comfortable collaborating with others as you are working on your own. You know when to be flexible, but always maintain high standards for original concepts and detailed executions. You have a passion for still life and product photography, and appreciate the beauty of an on-white silo image. You are able to manage several projects, and people, at the same time, while not sacrificing quality or impacting deadlines. You can work quickly in a fast-paced e-commerce environment.
UncommonGoods offers remarkable designs by independent makers, and we do it with a positive impact on people and our planet. Learn more about our products, B Corp certification, Better To Give program, and cool team members you might be working with. Check out more about all the Good Stuff we do at UncommonGoods!
Retouch images for print and digital campaigns to ensure a high standard of consistency, accuracy and quality in accordance with established style guideline and within deadlines.
Follow instruction on image markups placed by photographers and art directors, collaborating closely with photographers to fulfill the creative vision
Maintain a strong sense of the UncommonGoods visual aesthetic through all imagery
Attend weekly pipeline meetings to coordinate with Site Merchandising and Photographers and on incoming products and deadlines.
Update and maintain the digital archive of images
Maintain color accuracy in web and print imagery
Participate in special projects as needed both on-site and off-site
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
Degree in Photography—preferred, but not necessary if experience and portfolio warrant
3-5 years retouching experience with a portfolio focused e-commerce and catalog still life photography, retouching people is a plus.
Well-versed in Adobe programs, Capture One workflow and working with Mac computers
Understanding of color theory, RGB/CMYK color space and conversions a plus
Understanding of digital studio photography workflow
Must be highly creative, flexible, efficient, organized and detail-oriented
The ability to work autonomously and as part of a team with a strong work ethic
Good communication skills (clear and professional)
Experience working as a Digital Tech or Photography Assistant a plus
A kind and engaged collaborator
Robust benefits package with generous PTO, 401(k) with company match, and paid family leave
Casual work atmosphere, company snacks, lunches, and team events
40% discount on our products
To apply, please submit the following:
Mandatory portfolio website or PDF showcasing before and after image manipulation
UncommonGoods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
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