Now Hiring - Creative Retoucher

Now Hiring - Creative Retoucher

24 April 2018

Calling all Creative Retouchers!

Working as part of the Production department and reporting to the Studio Production Manager, we're looking for an experienced retoucher to bring their skills to our growing team. We want someone who can confidently apply their skills to both the design and artwork stages of a project and has the flexibility to undertake 3D visualisations and photography when required.

Following detailed briefs, you'll be relied upon to execute high-resolution imagery that meets print and online specifications and have a good understanding of print methods and online requirements. Additional experience in FMCG packaging design would be an advantage but isn’t essential.

This role has the added opportunity of involvement in the early creative stages of the design process, working with designers to produce high-end 3D visuals and elements that help to conceptualize our ideas. From time to time there will also be a requirement to work in our in-house photography studio, capturing beauty shots of packaging, product ingredients and lifestyle material.

The ability to maintain good communication with all relevant team members on the status of each project is essential.

Attributes we're looking for:

  • Enthusiasm is infectious. As a team, we are enthusiastic about our work and our clients and we are looking for someone who will be as excited by what we do as we are.
  • Flexibility to work on both creative and executional briefs in both design and artwork stages including 3D visualisation and photography.
  • A multi-tasker with experience in executing photography briefs and retouching.
  • A ‘Do-er’. Being adaptable is essential with a willingness to continually grow within the role. Always shows energy and reacts to opportunities.
  • Knowledge is power. You stay up to date on current design trends, all things print and are happy to share new techniques with the wider team.
  • A good understanding of print methods and online technical requirements would be ideal.
  • Solid & dependable. You can be counted on to meet deadlines and are a solid performer who consistently delivers. Happy to work independently and stays focused under pressure.
  • Time is of the essence. You have a good sense of urgency and can instil urgency in others, prioritise well and can meet attendance/punctuality requirements.

The essentials we need:

You'll have at least 2 years experience in the design or advertising industry and have previous relevant qualifications that support your application. A passion for packaging design is essential for this position.

Salary: £25-35K based on experience

Interested? Please send CV to matt@robot-food.com