Job Description

Senior Graphic Designer – Packaging (Contract)

Remote, United States

***This role is for a contractor position and will be processed through a third-party Managed Service Provider. This is not a full time employment position at GoPro.***

Location: Remote USA – This role can be performed anywhere from the United States.

The Role

GoPro is seeking a Packaging Senior Graphic Designer with a solid design portfolio and a meticulous approach to design execution and production to be a part of the GoPro Packaging team. You will collaborate and craft creative solutions from concept to delivery of packaging and inbox collateral for a wide range of GoPro cameras, mounts & accessories.

Projects range from providing creative development input for packaging and collateral assets for print and retail to long-format localized user manuals. You must be equally at home with production execution of print assets as you are in the collaborative creative process

What You Will Do

  • Work in a fast-paced environment with multiple deadlines, stakeholders and project types
  • Participate in all phases of the creative development process from concept to tactical implementation and production of final assets
  • Be fearless in putting forth your creative ideas but also be receptive to current business practices and processes set in place to help guide real-world executions
  • Be willing to think on your feet and contribute to the evolution of materials for all design projects presented to you
  • Work in tandem with the project manager and creative director to deliver high quality print ready packaging assets.
  • Be flexible but timely with projects that can range from creative explorations to production tasks.
  • Tackle all design work with the same attention to detail and care, regardless of the perceived scale of the project or deliverable

Skills We’re Excited About

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in Graphic Design, ideally in packaging at an agency or consumer packaging company/relevant brand
  • BS in Graphic Design/related degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent experience
  • Must have a strong working knowledge of composition and a love for typography, color and design, plus keeping brand always top of mind
  • Sharp eye for aesthetics and design
  • Good understanding of print production process, typography, layout, color profiles
  • Solid portfolio of packaging design that shows your chops to produce high-quality creative work with an eye to thinking in 360
  • Ability to both design and prepare meticulous files for print and to effectively manage file version-control processes.
  • Fully proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud, Office 365
  • Knowledge of DAM Systems, Work Management Systems (Wrike), Figma
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines with little supervision but be a willing partner with the team in a highly collaborative environment
  • Solid communications skills and ability to articulate your design thinking, presenting to all levels throughout all stages of design and production

Bonus Points For

  • Passion for GoPro cameras and love of the brand
  • Experience using or owning one of our products