Hempstead May


Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight, Junior
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 06 February 2019
Website: hempsteadmay.com
Twitter: @hempsteadmay
Job Listing Added: 08 January 2019

Hempstead May a leading Photographic Post Production Studio in East London and in New York.

As a company in perpetual growth, we pride ourselves on an approach that ensures the original integrity of the shot is retained and the individual style of the photographer is captured in every image. Working with some of the world's leading photographers, brands, agencies and publications.

Hempstead May is offering an exciting position to join our expanding office as a full time 'Retoucher' in our London studio.

We are looking for a career-minded retoucher, who is passionate about high-end fashion, photography and printing. We require a dedicated and hard-working candidate with a keen eye for detail and meticulous working methods.

Job Description :

Delivering high-quality retouching and colour corrected imagery for a wide range of print and /or on-line based projects
Work to consistently high standards with minimal amends
Colour matching skills and a keen eye for attention to detail
Strong workflow methods and show initiative within the role
Meet daily output targets set by Production
Show ever-improving results in your work and within an allotted time frame
Liaise directly with the Retouch Supervisor and Production Coordinator
Carry out ad hoc duties within the Studio
Liaise with others involved in the studio process
40 hours working week – Monday to Friday with occasional weekend work
May be required to work flexible hours and on location dependant on the job spec

Key Responsibilities :

Retouch product photographic images to a high standard
Ensure colour consistency between image and physical product
Follow specific internal file – structure and Server organisation
Name and maintain digital asset file/structure
Adhere to creative direction set by the client and overseen by Supervisor
Taking a consistent approach when editing large batches of imagery
Crop images and maintain file size specification guidelines
Perform quality assurance on all images
Be responsible for completion of work and achieving deadlines set by Production/Coordinator
This position offers a great opportunity for career progression and growth in a growing company. Ideally, you will have a minimum of 3 years of experience, with strong skills and proven ability in; beauty, hair, comping, reshaping and colour. You will be a fast learner and able to adjust to our specific techniques.

Salary dependent on Experience

How to Apply

Visit our Instagram - instagram.com/hempstead_may for examples of our work Please send a CV and portfolio showcasing examples of your work to Abena Robinson ([email protected])