Junior Product Retoucher

Reporting to the Head of Retouch

SB is an award-winning Creative Production Studio with an international reach that produces beautiful imagery and digital solutions for Brands and advertising agencies.


We were the original pioneers of digital retouching in 1991, and one of the very first post production studios to fully harness the potential of CGI and develop in-house capability. Today, we continue to innovate and stretch creative and technical boundaries, with fully integrated production that encompasses everything from CGI, motion and VFX to shoot production and VR. 


We’re looking for an energetic, resourceful and self-motivated Junior Product Retoucher with a keen eye for detail, the drive to push themselves and a passion for creating beautiful and believable imagery. If that sounds like you, and you’re not shy of working hard to be the best artist you can be, then we’d love to have you join our team.



Key Responsibilities

  • Retouch CG and photographic product images to fit within brand guidelines
  • Responsible for quality assurance and the creative execution on all images within set deadlines
  • Crop images to be in line with the size specification product guidelines
  • Responsible for updating and maintaining of Asset management library
  • Work alongside Senior Retouching Artists on projects, working directly with Clients and Photographers to realise their vision and that of the SB Creative Directors. Work with Project
  • Managers to document project specifics, workflow set-ups and configurations for all project assets.
  • Identify tools, software, hardware and efficiency workflows for the retouch processes, adding value and quality to work produced.
  • Develop creative techniques and confidently directing the ‘look’ of projects.
  • Support onset productions for location and studio photography liaising with the art director, photographer, support team and client. Provide feedback on asset measurement and capture.



Required Skills

  • Retouching experience within a creative production studio.
  • A portfolio of retouching, demonstrating skills in; compositing disparate elements, creating visual effects & colour grading.
  • Previous experience working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator.
  • Understanding and experience of Studio photography advantageous.
  • A proven track record in delivering extraordinary imagery within tight timeframes.
  • Exceptional at multitasking and outstanding organizational skills; able to use initiative and to work in pressurised environment.
  • Communication is key to the role and an ability to build strong relationships throughout the departments.
  • The ability to work quickly and efficiently with a strong eye for detail.
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment and adapt to rapid change.
  • Be a strong team player who is eager to learn and can grasp new information quickly


Meet our People

Marie Boutteçon

You are absolutely AMAZING. We have no words! Imagery is splendid and the details - I mean - when the bubble is exploding and transforms into metal; and the movement of the pretty snake. We are full of joy and happiness today. Thank you for your fabulous work, I would love to hug you all right now! We are very lucky we met and now we can say to all the world, you are the best creative studio ever!

Marie Boutteçon
Lee Irvine

“As I mentioned it was very well received, with various comments being made on its realism, lighting and quality. “Very lifestyle”, “Painterly feeling” and “great attention to “colour temperature” are some of the (paraphrased) complements that were mentioned.

Lee Irvine
Brand Visualisation Manager
Nathan Stokes

I wanted to personally thank you all for your hard work bringing our concept to life. The client is very happy and so are we. The detail and time you have put into it shows. I’m excited to use it in our materials!

Nathan Stokes
Senior Art Director
Francine D’Amico

Lizzie, Andrew and everyone who worked on this were fantastic, as usual. I absolutely love working with your team and I hope we can do it again very soon. The client and my team are thrilled with the image. It is beautiful.

Francine D’Amico
Senior Producer
Vector (2)

Can't wait to work with you all again! I know it was a HUGE ask! And you came through like rockstars! So a HUGE thank you is in order! The clients at the pitch were impressed with all the visuals! Cheers, your new art fan!

Samantha Rodriguez
Inventiv Health