Photo Retoucher & Designer, Hearst Magazines Digital Media/Branded Content Studio

Hearst Magazines New York, NY

Hearst Digital Media is seeking a Photo Retoucher and Designer, Branded Content Studio to do post-production retouching for the imagery the Studio creates in partnership with advertisers to run on all our digital properties, including Elle.com, ElleDecor.com, MarieClaire.com, CountryLiving.com, Esquire.com, GoodHousekeeping.com, and Seventeen.com.

Job Description

This position will report to the Art Director, Branded Content Studio. You will work closely with the Content Studio photo/art team and editors to ensure that every image in our branded content programs meets our highest standards.

Responsibilities:

* Retouch all images to meet the standards of our editorial teams as well as our clients

* Retouch on set as needed for fast-turnaround projects

* Handle image needs such as resizing, siloing and color correction

* Graphic design work as your workload allows

* Opportunity to illustrate as your workload allows

Requirements:

* At least 6 years experience retouching

* An exacting eye for detail and relentlessly high standards

* Proven excellence in retouching, both on-figure and still life

* Experience retouching beauty and fashion content

* Master of current imaging software and digital design tools such as Capture One Pro and Adobe CS as well as developing design technologies that push design and storytelling

* Excellent management, communication and interpersonal skills

* Ability to deliver while remaining calm, in a fast-around, deadline driven environment

* BFA or equivalent in Graphic Design or related subject