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Apr 18, 2016

Portland, OR


Agent: Kelly D.

Job #: 101188

Salary: DOE

Job Description

We are looking for a Retoucher who can work on top brands for a locally-based, national retailer. We're looking for retouchers who will primarily be responsible for high-resolution photography retouching for product and retail. The right candidate will have a working knowledge of printing processes to ensure print feasibility, color adjustment and appropriate file building techniques. Proficiency at creating high quality imagery and accurate attention to detail is key! The Retoucher works closely with the creative team and utilizes print production expertise to manage the completion of materials on time.


  • Perform photo retouching, image creation and color correction for a variety of imagery including products, food and people
  • Create composite images from multiple image sources
  • Create background extensions
  • Execute a high volume of images quickly while maintaining tight quality standards
  • Have a keen understanding of digital photography standards and best practices
  • Help drive and develop photography standards
  • Support photography and photo processing production workflows as requested
  • Able to work quickly with extreme flexibility and exceptional attention to detail
  • Communicate and coordinate with the production, design and client services teams to establish internal reviews, color outputs and assist in managing client expectations
  • Be a resource for organizing projects, maintaining quality assurance and managing additional retouching support


  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience required
  • 3+ years expertise in image manipulation and Adobe Photoshop/Bridge required
  • 2+ years of photography experience preferred
  • 2+ years of design experience preferred
  • Experience with photo processing tools
  • Expertise in Adobe Photoshop
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite Illustrator & InDesign
  • Retail samples preferred

Relevant samples will be required from all candidates to be considered. 

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