£27,500 - £34,000 + bonus + pension + 27 days holiday + free on-site gym
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
The role of Creative Retoucher is to develop and perfect our renders and photographs, to support the graphic communication of Dyson marketing materials and for all media types globally.
Things move quickly at Dyson. In twenty years, what began with one man and one idea has grown into a global technology company, with 6,000 people and a presence in over 70 countries. From Malmesbury to Malaysia to the US to Australasia and many countries in between, we’ve sold over 80 million machines.
And it’s just the start. From 2016 our Malmesbury HQ is doubling its footprint. The US, our biggest market, is doubling their sales scope. And new frontiers are opening up across South East Asia and beyond. More people, more ideas and more space for more invention. The next four years will be our biggest and busiest yet.
Dyson HQ, is tucked away in the Wiltshire countryside, our secluded location helps us to protect our ideas and stay independent-minded. The growing campus is the heartbeat of Dyson. Benefitting from an onsite Gym, sports pitch, multiple cafes and a nature walk. Over 2,000 people, including James himself, spend their days strategizing, inventing technology and telling the Dyson story to the world.
Bringing brand new technology to life – and to the world – requires inventive marketing. Clarity of message. Vast reach. And engagement in more innovative ways. Working closely with our engineers, our marketeers develop powerful claims through scientific research. And from traditional channels to cutting-edge events, retail experiences, social media and PR, we seize every chance to tell the Dyson story.
The role consists of simple to complex photorealistic retouching of high end product stills, to lifestyle imagery - with the majority weighted towards high-end product stills offering a high level of creative input to projects and dynamism to the team. You'll take briefs from the business and developing on brand solutions to complex problems. You'll be expected to contribute both creative and technical ideas to projects from initial concept through to final output. You will also produce high quality, accurate and print-ready imagery to the specification and timescales given.
The successful individual will have a passionate interest in photography and all types imagery in general, with a driving desire to develop new retouching techniques to strengthen the Dyson imagery team’s high quality and high output. You should be comfortable working with a variety of different CG render passes, have a solid understanding of working in 8bit, 16bit and 32bit formats and understand how to work on and set up image files for print. You'll have a strong portfolio demonstrating creative, high-end photo realistic retouch skills. Excellent attention to detail and careful crafting are essential.
Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.