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New York
Freelance | Job ID #71394 | $75 - $89 hourly | Posted 3 weeks ago

Onward Search needs a Photographer/Retoucher for our client an amazing tech/media streaming organization. 

You’ll join the Media Products eam to capture portrait and documentary style photography of musicians, artists, and other high profile entertainers. Skills with set lighting both static and strobe, as well as strong retouching skills will be required.  

This is a 12 month opportunity working full-time hours 3-5 days onsite for Photoshoots.  Other work will be completed from home.  Benefits will be available.  Workload is generally 2-5 shoots weekly with a turnaround time of 24 - 48 hours.  

To learn more about this Photographer/Retoucher opportunity, apply now and chat with a recruiter today! 

As a Photographer/Retoucher you’ll: 

  • Create and produce meaningful, iconic visual assets for our client's needs from conception through execution
  • Plan and manage simple and complex shoots, as well as shoot and produce visual assets from start to finish, sometimes on the spot or with little advanced notice
  • Work closely with the Creative Director, Art Directors and Producers to ideate develop and produce assets used across all channels and platforms
  • Manage Projects in a fast-paced matrixed environment as well as managing set studio lighting (both constant and strobes), mixed lighting, digital capture equipment, digital archiving, file naming and keywording. 

Skills & Experience needed:  

  • 5-8+ years experience with previous in-house experience in a tech, entertainment, fashion team or similar environment
  • 5+ years of experience with set lighting, and photography direction working with people, ideating shoots & more. 
  • Strong experience with digital asset management systems, file naming conventions, keywords etc. 
  • Strong experience with Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, CaptureOne, Keynote (for decks), and previous experience working with Cannon R Series equipment
  • A strong digital portfolio showcasing portrait photography, documentary style photography, fashion photography or similar
  • The ability to work alone or with teams, be a self-starter, highly organized, with excellent communication and time management skills

To learn more about this Photographer/Retoucher opportunity, apply now and chat with a recruiter today! 

What’s in our benefits packages:  

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance 
  • Life Insurance 
  • 401k Program 
  • Commuter Benefit 
  • eLearning 
  • Education Reimbursement 
  • Ongoing Training & Development  
  • *To qualify for our benefits package, you must work over 30 hours per week and the length of assignment must be a minimum of 10 weeks.  

At Onward Search, our job is to find you dream jobs.  

We are creatives, marketers and digital wizards who use our talents to connect talented people with the nation’s leading brands. And our relationship won’t end with your start date.  

More than recruiters, we are your advocates, advisors, and employers of record. We pay weekly, make sure your needs are met, and measure our success by yours. Join us. 

DE&I is not just our promise, it’s our passion. 

Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment regarding race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances.  


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Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.

Pay: $75 - $89 hourly



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