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Product Imaging Specialist (CPG) Relevant Educational Qualifications Job

3 months ago Other categories Baltimore   121 views
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This position is NOT for someone looking for a 'Commercial Photography' position.

The primary responsibility of this position is to visit local grocery retailers and scan assigned categories to identify missing images in our consumer goods product database and obtain photographs and attributes. Take thumbnail sized photos via tablet and measure and input product attributes into an excel database. Rename image files according to file structure standards and upload to the server by weekly deadline. Some positions will be either at the in-house corporate office or at one specified retail store.

  • Photograph, and upload all required products, using a cellphone or tablet

  • Perform quality control checks of all work prior to release

  • Maintain impeccable file management protocol (renaming files)

  • Meet Deadlines on client requests and Category Cycle

  • Represent Acosta in a professional manner while working independently at grocery retailers or at their corporate office

  • Additional responsibilities as assigned


  1. To daily visit local retailer's and go to assigned category (or categories) and scan all items against the master excel database to identify missing or out of date items to capture for planogram images that support Acosta Space Management Teams and/or Acosta Clients.

  2. Take required pictures against white backdrop on mobile set-up on shopping cart, measure and input items data into excel spreadsheet according to Acosta requirements, return items back to shelf.

  3. Go home (or office if working from retailer corp. office) and transfer images to your computer. Create folder names and rename images according to file naming structure.

  4. Edit images in Photoshop by removing background, adjusting light levels, applying alpha channel and saving as a Targa file to meet planogram specifications.

  5. Perform quality control check by ensuring that all images are named properly and that all sku's required data is complete.

  6. Rename data sheet according to guideline and post all images and data to FTP by close of business on Thursdays to meet weekly deadline.

  7. Complete special image requests as needed.

  8. Meeting the physical requirements.

  9. Other duties as assigned


Education Requirements:

  • High School Diploma/GED

  • Some experience may be substituted for some of the above education

Work Experience Requirements:

  • 1-3 years related work experience

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Requirements:

  • Excel and Microsoft Office required specifically for data input and file renaming.

  • Strong attention to detail and good file management skills.

  • Good communication skills a must with keeping contact with manager since this is a remote position.

  • Ability to introduce yourself to new store management when accessing a new retailer and develop a good rapport with store staff representing Acosta in a positive manner.

  • To work well independently with little supervision and resolve minor issues on own but can also identify when to reach out for direction as needed.

  • Merchandising and/or retail experience helpful with understanding of consumer goods terminology.

The incumbent(s) in this position should exhibit the following Acosta values:

People Minded - Must show dignity and respect to all people

Integrity - Must exemplify the highest degree of ethical behavior

Results Oriented - Must show passion, pride and commitment to succeed

Trust - Must be honest, sincere and confident

Teamwork - Must build trusting relationships

Innovation - Must progress through a combination of creativity, common sense and vision

Balance - Must maintain an optimistic attitude and keep perspective on what is important in life.

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US:(see application details) State US-MD-Baltimore

Job ID 2020-178798

Work City Baltimore

PCN 237652

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Work Zip 21240

Starting average hours per week 37.5 +

Category Corporate Jobs

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