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Verizon Communications Inc.

Senior Retouching Artist

Verizon Communications Inc. - New York City, NY

Senior Retouching Artist


New York

New York

What you’ll be doing...

Why work here?

At 140 NYC, you will be part of the energy that’s evolving the Verizon brand to become a leading technology player. The new Tribeca space will bring together some of the industry’s sharpest minds across a multitude of disciplines, creating an integrated team that can be responsive and innovative across every Verizon touchpoint.


The Senior Retouching Artist, reporting into the Senior Manager Content Studio, provides retouching services for the Verizon in-house agency. Providing image retouching, color correction, and compositing on assigned projects, this role will be a key component of the new 3D studio focusing on modeling devices, accessories and other tech products. The Senior Retoucher should also be ableto provide prepress and production support for appropriate print projects and will be responsible for retouching and post-production workflow process. This lead role will manage all the retouching needs for the 3D studioand will determine how best to utilize other team members or to utilize freelance talent. The Senior Retoucher will also work closely with the creative, marketing, design and retail teams to ensure quality, color and image consistency throughout Verizon’s entire brand.

What we’re looking for...

Key Responsibilities

Performs full image retouching including, clean up, outlining, merging multiple images when needed, color correction/shifting, cropping and compositing.

Create and maintain new product retouching guidelines for in-house agency especially how they relate to 3D assets.

Work with the Head of Content Studio to minimize waste, improve efficiencies and track cost savings.

Performs file naming and archiving of images following in-house agency process for both product and marketing photography.

Liase directly with external partners, partner agencies and production vendors to coordinate and execute scans, digital output, outside color correction and retouching when needed and printing.

Manages additional freelance staff working on overflow projects. Provides files and retouching direction to freelance staff. Managing daily workflow with freelancers.

Advises creative on best way to execute approved concepts via illustration, scanning, retouching and pre-press techniques.

Helps solve problems before they negatively impact the project, team or processes.

Prepares proofs (black and white laser output or specified color outputs).

Acts as a mentor and technical advisor to junior staff.


Bachelor’s degree and/or seven plus years of experience of professional-level retouching, studio production and pre-press within an agency, design studio or equivalent.

Possesses expertise of design techniques, skills, tools and procedures for the applicable media.

Vast exerience at tech device retouching is preferred.

Expert user of Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, InDesign and Acrobat. Adobe certification a plus.

Possesses broad and deep understanding of printing techniques, processes, pre-press and online image preparation best practices.

Should feel comfortable in a fast-past environment while managing urgent deadlines, shifting priorities, organizing and reporting a variety of production details.

Proven experience working and leading within a team environment.

States opinions clearly and can verbally describe visual concepts.

Provides open and honest feedback to supporting team members to drive development and executional excellence.

Seeks appropriate support from other team members to help develop assets for specific projects.

Possesses a keen eye to detail and is prideful and diligent in the final preparation of work including production, presentation details and ultimately the final QC.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.

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Senior Retouching Artist Verizon Communications Inc. - New York City, NY, United States


Location: New York City, NY

Company Profile:
Verizon Communications Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide. Its Wireless segment offers access to various wireless voice and data services comprising Internet access through smart phones and basic phones, and notebook computers and tablets; messaging services to send and receive text, picture, and video messages; and consumer and business focused multimedia applications under the Verizon Wireless brand. This segment also provides location-based services; global data services; HomeFusion Broadband, a high-speed Internet service for homes; other connection-related services, such as network access and value added services to support telemetry-type applications; and machine-to-machine services that support devices used in healthcare, manufacturing, utilities, distribution, and consumer products markets, as well as sells smart phones and basic phones, tablets, and other Internet access devices. As of February 24, 2014, it served 103 million retail customers. The company’s Wireline segment offers video services over its fiber-optic network; data Services comprising high-speed Internet and FiOS broadband data products, as well as local exchange capacity, managed, mobility, and security services; voice services, such as local exchange, regional, long distance, wire maintenance, and voice messaging services, as well as VoIP, and landline and wireless services; and local dial tone and broadband services to local, long distance, and other carriers. This segment also provides networking products and solutions, such as private Internet protocol services, and Ethernet access and ring services; and infrastructure and cloud services. The company was formerly known as Bell Atlantic Corporation and changed its name to Verizon Communications Inc. in June 2000. Verizon Communications Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in New York, New York.