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Art Director, Visual Merchandising & Events - Biossance

Amyris, Inc.
Emeryville, CA 94608
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    113015464


Amyris, Inc.

Location: Emeryville, CA
Team: Consumer - Biossance Creative
Work Type: Full-Time


Amyris, a leader in industrial synthetic biology, uses its innovative bioscience solutions to achieve renewable products by converting plant sugars into hydrocarbon molecules. Amyris’ molecules are used in wide range of specialty & performance chemicals, flavors & fragrances and in applications ranging from cosmetics to biofuels. Learn more at www.amyris.com.

As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, Amyris is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Amyris complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.

For a full list of our current openings, please visit our website www.amyris.com.

The Visual Merchandising & Events Art Director will manage the department support of all global visual merchandising for in-store and events for Biossance. This position plays a critical role in managing the day to day aspects of maintaining brand presentations, campaign updates and consistency within assigned projects.You are an idea-driven storyteller, creative and forward-thinking, and able to work outside of the box and stretch the Biossance brand, while maintaining, evolving and elevating brand standards. You enjoy being involved in the making of the work as well as taking the reins and leading it. You thrive in ambiguity and autonomy in an extremely fast-faced environment with many priorities and deadlines. You will support business development initiatives and partner with the Senior Director, Creative to help lead brainstorms, defining creative and brand strategies, and selling creative ideas to business partners.

You live and breathe design, typography, color theory, and composition & thrive in fast-paced environments.

This position reports to the Senior Director, Creative and will help support and develop relationships with key internal stakeholders.

Responsibilities
    • Own the conception, design, and execution of innovative and impactful merchandising solutions within Retail & Events environments, primarily open-sell gondolas
    • Partner closely with the Retail & Events teams to develop solutions for optimizing merchandising assortments that meet the needs of the business for each seasonal update.
    • Ability to create mock-up artwork and detailed renderings in Photoshop to present and help communicate new designs, fixture updates, and product placement.
    • Create project briefs that articulate strategic objectives for outside vendors to ensure consistency with design intent.
    • Demonstrate knowledge of materials, costs, and time requirements for graphics and fixture production.
    • Conduct and manage projects, in partnership with VM Project Management, to ensure that projects are prioritized and fully realized within a managed budget and timeline.
    • Work with vendors to get cost estimates and to value engineer fixture designs in order to meet budgets.
    • Steer partnership and lead design and planning with outside agencies in development of large-scale event environments and conferences, personal appearance events, and special store activations.
    • Proven ability to work on multiple projects at a time within a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines.


Qualifications
    • 8+ years of corporate visual merchandising experience (preferably in beauty and/or gondola environments).
    • Self-starter, positive attitude, sense of humor, and can work independently and values collaboration and feedback.
    • Mandatory expertise in Adobe Creative Suite (specifically Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign); fluency in Microsoft Office.
    • Expert knowledge in graphic design principles; strong visual design sense, excellent typography & layout skills, keen eye for detail and brand identity systems
    • Highly organized, process-oriented, and exemplary time-management skills.
    • Strong comfort level with written and verbal communication skills to all levels of management.
    • Idea-driven, takes initiative, and a creative problem solver.
    • Works collaboratively with team members and cross-functional partners.
    • Positive and flexible. Open to changing processes, ambiguity, and willingly accepts feedback from all areas of the business.
    • Ability to execute on all needed deliverables with minimal supervision; high level of accountability and follow through
    • Self-disciplined and motivated in a fast-paced environment that requires creativity and strong attention to detail
    • Ability to work on wholistic brand product campaigns and work in digital a plus
    • Passion for clean beauty


No Compromise Beauty™

Biossance is a clean beauty brand that uses biotechnology to create skincare products that are effective, sustainable and safe. We formulate with a No Compromise™ approach-proudly blacklisting over 2,000 potentially harmful ingredients. Only the most trustworthy and powerful make our final cut.

Our Story

It all began inside our Berkeley labs in 2003, where through biology and modern technology a plant-derived cure for malaria was created. Since then, over 120 million royalty-free treatments have been given, saving lives and communities. Inspired to keep positively changing the world through biotech, we turned to the ingredients people use on their bodies every day. And we asked how we could do better. Drawing on our rich history of science and sustainability, we create skincare products that are incredibly effective and safe without harming the environment. Because our standards for clean beauty are high-and our standards for ourselves are even higher.

Biossance products are available at Biossance.com and Sephora<

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<br/><br/><b>Amyris, Inc.</b><br/><br/><b>Location: </b>Emeryville, CA<br/><b>Team: </b>Consumer - Biossance Creative<br/><b>Work Type: </b>Full-Time<br/><br/><br/>Amyris, a leader in industrial synthetic biology, uses its innovative bioscience solutions to achieve renewable products by converting plant sugars into hydrocarbon molecules. Amyris molecules are used in wide range of specialty & performance chemicals, flavors & fragrances and in applications ranging from cosmetics to biofuels. Learn more at www.amyris.com.<br><br/>As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, Amyris is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Amyris complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.<br><br>For a full list of our current openings, please visit our website www.amyris.com.<br><br>The Visual Merchandising & Events Art Director will manage the department support of all global visual merchandising for in-store and events for Biossance. This position plays a critical role in managing the day to day aspects of maintaining brand presentations, campaign updates and consistency within assigned projects.You are an idea-driven storyteller, creative and forward-thinking, and able to work outside of the box and stretch the Biossance brand, while maintaining, evolving and elevating brand standards. You enjoy being involved in the making of the work as well as taking the reins and leading it. You thrive in ambiguity and autonomy in an extremely fast-faced environment with many priorities and deadlines. You will support business development initiatives and partner with the Senior Director, Creative to help lead brainstorms, defining creative and brand strategies, and selling creative ideas to business partners. <br><br>You live and breathe design, typography, color theory, and composition & thrive in fast-paced environments.<br><br>This position reports to the Senior Director, Creative and will help support and develop relationships with key internal stakeholders.<br><br><b>Responsibilities</b><br><ul><ul><li>Own the conception, design, and execution of innovative and impactful merchandising solutions within Retail & Events environments, primarily open-sell gondolas </li><li>Partner closely with the Retail & Events teams to develop solutions for optimizing merchandising assortments that meet the needs of the business for each seasonal update.</li><li>Ability to create mock-up artwork and detailed renderings in Photoshop to present and help communicate new designs, fixture updates, and product placement.</li><li>Create project briefs that articulate strategic objectives for outside vendors to ensure consistency with design intent.</li><li>Demonstrate knowledge of materials, costs, and time requirements for graphics and fixture production.</li><li>Conduct and manage projects, in partnership with VM Project Management, to ensure that projects are prioritized and fully realized within a managed budget and timeline. </li><li>Work with vendors to get cost estimates and to value engineer fixture designs in order to meet budgets.</li><li>Steer partnership and lead design and planning with outside agencies in development of large-scale event environments and conferences, personal appearance events, and special store activations. </li><li>Proven ability to work on multiple projects at a time within a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines.</li></ul></ul><br><br><b>Qualifications</b><br><ul><ul><li>8+ years of corporate visual merchandising experience (preferably in beauty and/or gondola environments).</li><li>Self-starter, positive attitude, sense of humor, and can work independently and values collaboration and feedback.</li><li>Mandatory expertise in Adobe Creative Suite (specifically Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign); fluency in Microsoft Office.</li><li>Expert knowledge in graphic design principles; strong visual design sense, excellent typography & layout skills, keen eye for detail and brand identity systems </li><li>Highly organized, process-oriented, and exemplary time-management skills.</li><li>Strong comfort level with written and verbal communication skills to all levels of management.</li><li>Idea-driven, takes initiative, and a creative problem solver.</li><li>Works collaboratively with team members and cross-functional partners.</li><li>Positive and flexible. Open to changing processes, ambiguity, and willingly accepts feedback from all areas of the business.</li><li>Ability to execute on all needed deliverables with minimal supervision; high level of accountability and follow through</li><li>Self-disciplined and motivated in a fast-paced environment that requires creativity and strong attention to detail</li><li>Ability to work on wholistic brand product campaigns and work in digital a plus</li><li>Passion for clean beauty</li></ul></ul><br><br><b>No Compromise Beauty</b><br><br>Biossance is a clean beauty brand that uses biotechnology to create skincare products that are effective, sustainable and safe. We formulate with a No Compromise approach-proudly blacklisting over 2,000 potentially harmful ingredients. Only the most trustworthy and powerful make our final cut. <br><br><b>Our Story</b><br><br>It all began inside our Berkeley labs in 2003, where through biology and modern technology a plant-derived cure for malaria was created. Since then, over 120 million royalty-free treatments have been given, saving lives and communities. Inspired to keep positively changing the world through biotech, we turned to the ingredients people use on their bodies every day. And we asked how we could do better. Drawing on our rich history of science and sustainability, we create skincare products that are incredibly effective and safe without harming the environment. Because our standards for clean beauty are high-and our standards for ourselves are even higher.<br><br>Biossance products are available at <a href="https://biossance.com/" class="postings-link">Biossance.com</a> and <a href="https://www.sephora.com/biossance" class="postings-link">Sephora< <br><br>careers </a> > .<br><br> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/DomPlqSVbmREfYwysjaNK"> <p>PI113015464</p>
Posted: 2019-08-22 Expires: 2019-09-23

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