Freelance Ecommerce Retoucher at Rent the Runway

| Greater NYC Area
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About Rent the Runway:

At Rent the Runway, our mission is to make women feel empowered and self-confident every single day by combining best in class technology, logistics, and customer service. Since our launch in 2009, we’ve developed proprietary technology, a one-of-a-kind reverse logistics operation, stores of the future, a viral brand, relationships with hundreds of fashion designers - and we are passionate about continuing to innovate our customer experience. We have pioneered the closet in the cloud and believe that every person globally will soon have a subscription to fashion. We are proud to be both a profitable and fast-growing business, with 11 million members of our community who believe that rental is the future.

Position Overview:

Rent the Runway is looking for a Freelance Ecommerce Retoucher to produce high-quality product imagery in a high volume, fast-paced work environment. This role will require the Retoucher to follow the established standards for ecommerce retouching across all digital product assets for Rent the Runway, including on-figure, on-form and still-life imagery. The ideal candidate will have 1-2 years of retouching experience in an e-commerce and/or luxury photo studio environment. Additionally, this role requires a strong desire to contribute in a highly collaborative environment and promote the collective output of the retouching team with positivity and a passionate work ethic. Candidates must submit a portfolio along with a resume to be considered and must have demonstrated fashion experience and a passion for the industry.


  • Retouch on-figure, on-form and still-life product imagery
  • Maintain and follow server/DAM asset organization/proper file naming and image protocol
  • Review imagery returned from 3rd Party Retouch vendor and assess any additional required correction
  • Retouch and CC imagery to accurately represent merchandise
  • Perform quality control on daily workloads
  • Communicate with other departments to proactively address discrepancies and resolve issues
  • Prioritize retouching to meet high volume targets and maintain SLAs
  • Daily tracking of metrics


  • Bachelor’s degree in photography with 1-2 years of high volume photo retouching experience; portfolio focused on beauty and fashion i.e. product, still life, skin and hair
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Bridge and Mac OS X
  • Working knowledge of paths, alpha channels and actions
  • Hands-on knowledge of color theory and color management working within sRGB web and CMYK spaces
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to meet quick turnaround times
  • Must be well organized, self disciplined and professional
  • Must be ambitious, resourceful, flexible and a quick learner
  • Working knowledge of photography and Capture One Pro a plus
  • Able to work autonomously and in collaboration with a team
  • Comfortable working within a fast paced, ecommerce environment
  • Previous ecommerce retouching experience a plus
  • Proven ability to work efficiently and produce a high volume of retouched images
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345 Hudson Street , New York , NY 10014

What are Rent the Runway Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
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Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
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401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Family Medical Leave
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
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Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
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Professional Development Benefits
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