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Senior Packaging Designer

Glossier, New York, NY

Minimalist makeup and skincare


The Senior Packaging Designer at Glossier helps lead physical product design and packaging, and supports development of brand collateral. They are responsible for maintaining a comprehensive understanding of company strategy and goals to ensure all output aligns and keeps the brand moving forward. They will manage initially one report and will take full responsibility for their projects both creatively and operationally (with partner teams). This role reports into the the Head of Design/Senior Design Director.
 
Responsibilities include:
  • develop creative assets and design concepts that meet the business objectives and advance our brand strategy
  • ensure that Glossier’s established look-and-feel and voice is successfully implemented across projects, helping to maintain consistency across all channels
  • manage physical product projects from conception through completion, leads in operational and weekly packaging meetings to best represent projects
  • generate original concepts with a fresh visual approach to design and materials
  • take the lead on given projects raging from physical product to brand/campaign collateral pieces
  • maintain packaging standards and help evolve visual systems as we continue to grow into new markets, partnerships, legal requirements, etc.
  • ongoing creative exploration and development as we expand our product family
  • work closely within the team: managing designers (x1 report) across multiple focuses (i.e., packaging, collateral) providing
  • direction and inspiration, while also in constant communication with Manager, reporting on both team and project status
  • feed into development of workflow process, to enhance productivity and help ensure timely delivery of deliverables
  • liaising with packaging, ops, product development and outside vendors to achieve best results and quality
Requirements:
  • 7+ years full-time, professional design experience, preferably with some packaging background
  • exceptional type and design skills a must
  • a nuanced understanding of the Glossier brand, voice, and mission
  • extremely high attention to detail
  • alignment with our cultural values: Inclusive, Innovative, Clever, Fun, Thoughtful
  • strong project management and organization skills
  • comfortable working autonomously and collaboratively
  • embraces curiosity and creativity, and can champion ideas with confidence
  • thrives in a fast-paced start-up environment
  • eager to take on new challenges, introduce and implement new approaches and ideas, grow, test and learn

About Glossier 

Glossier is a beauty brand inspired by what girls want in real life, made by editors who get what works. We test every beauty product under the sun, interview our icons, and are in constant conversation with our customers, community, and Into The Gloss readers. Everything we do is distilled into our essential, easy-to-use skincare and makeup products that enhance–never hide–your real skin.

Glossier lives in NYC, is sold on the internet, ships to the US, Puerto Rico, and Canada, and thinks you look nice today.

About Glossier

Glossier is a beauty brand inspired by what girls want in real life, made by editors who get what works. We test every beauty product under the sun, interview our icons, and are in constant conversation with Into The Gloss readers, our customers, and community. Everything we do is distilled into our essential, easy-to-use skincare and makeup products that enhance–never hide–your real skin.

Want to learn more about Glossier? Visit https://www.glossier.com/