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Senior Graphic Designer

Amyris, Inc.
Emeryville, CA 94608
  • Job Code
    115027623


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.

This is a Senior Graphic Designer position to help/lead concept, develop, and execute all things digital and relating to new product launches, seasonal campaigns, paid media, social support for the global Biossance brand. You will support the brand image and identity as it evolves, and work closely with cross-functional teams for creative needs. The Senior Digital Graphic Designer will help ideate and create marketing materials for the brand through to production, along with updating and evolving existing brand creative assets. This Senior Designer role will be in charge of planning, art directing and post production of photoshoots. This position will report to the Senior Digital Art Director and will help support and develop relationships with all internal stakeholders.

The ideal candidate will be creative and forward-thinking, able to work outside of the box and stretch the Biossance brand, while maintaining, evolving and elevating brand standards. S/he will be experienced with both design conception and production-level execution, familiar with web-based creative applications (and occasionally print) and fluent in the Adobe Creative Suite.

You live and breathe design, typography, color theory, and composition. You will be responsible for creating stunning visuals and pixel-perfect comps for digital media and print. You will work closely with key stakeholders to translate marketing and brand strategies into comps that render beautifully in print and online. The ideal candidate is a true collaborator at heart and have a real love and appreciation for design and designed products that resonate with the customer.

Responsibilities
    • Strategic thinker and excellent communication skills are a must for articulating vision and receiving/providing feedback
    • Possess thorough understanding of print and offline projects, packaging design, print production, creating concepts, collateral, experience building files for prepress, creating physical mockups, attending press checks possessing a strong eye for color as well as some digital (UI/UX, responsive web designs, paid media and social assets, etc.)
    • Manage multiple projects and remain flexible through multiple revisions while keeping a keen attention to detail
    • Collaborate with Marketing, Product Development, IT, Sales & Education, and external agency teams and other internal stakeholders to concept, develop, and execute product launches, print, retail and social campaigns for the Biossance brand
    • Interface with outside vendors as needed for work such as retouching, illustrators, photographers, print vendors, etc
    • Implements the brand tone + voice through design across all touch points of the brand
    • Attends all bi-weekly project kickoffs and creative reviews, examines assigned project briefs, paying close attention to marketing objectives and requests
    • Ability to work under tight deadlines with excellent attention to detail with minimal supervision
    • Prioritize and manage own workload while taking ownership of deadlines across multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
    • Work independently to anticipate problems before they arise; find solutions and follow-up on own initiative
    • Stays current on industry trends, social sentiment and competitors


Qualifications
    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in a related field required.
    • 8+ years of digital design experience with a focus in email marketing - experience in web creative execution a must
    • Strong visual design sense, excellent typography & layout skills, keen eye for detail and brand identity systems
    • Possess an outstanding portfolio with variety of industries and deliverables represented
    • Experience working with marketing teams and demonstrated flexibility in management of creative execution needs, and ability to positively respond to critique/feedback
    • Fluency in current graphic design practices and Adobe CC Suite (primarily Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, as well as Sketch, Zeplin a plus)
    • Understanding of the latest design trends (type, layout, digital, social)
    • Understanding of the latest trends in beauty/fashion/lifestyle a plus
    • Self-disciplined and motivated in a fast-paced environment that requires creativity and strong attention to detail
    • Self-starter, positive attitude, sense of humor, and can work independently but values collaboration and feedback
    • Photography skills 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>This is a Senior Graphic Designer position to help/lead concept, develop, and execute all things digital and relating to new product launches, seasonal campaigns, paid media, social support for the global Biossance brand. You will support the brand image and identity as it evolves, and work closely with cross-functional teams for creative needs. The Senior Digital Graphic Designer will help ideate and create marketing materials for the brand through to production, along with updating and evolving existing brand creative assets. This Senior Designer role will be in charge of planning, art directing and post production of photoshoots. This position will report to the Senior Digital Art Director and will help support and develop relationships with all internal stakeholders.<br><br>The ideal candidate will be creative and forward-thinking, able to work outside of the box and stretch the Biossance brand, while maintaining, evolving and elevating brand standards. S/he will be experienced with both design conception and production-level execution, familiar with web-based creative applications (and occasionally print) and fluent in the Adobe Creative Suite. <br><br>You live and breathe design, typography, color theory, and composition. You will be responsible for creating stunning visuals and pixel-perfect comps for digital media and print. You will work closely with key stakeholders to translate marketing and brand strategies into comps that render beautifully in print and online. The ideal candidate is a true collaborator at heart and have a real love and appreciation for design and designed products that resonate with the customer.<br><br><b>Responsibilities</b><br><ul><ul><li>Strategic thinker and excellent communication skills are a must for articulating vision and receiving/providing feedback</li><li>Possess thorough understanding of print and offline projects, packaging design, print production, creating concepts, collateral, experience building files for prepress, creating physical mockups, attending press checks possessing a strong eye for color as well as some digital (UI/UX, responsive web designs, paid media and social assets, etc.)</li><li>Manage multiple projects and remain flexible through multiple revisions while keeping a keen attention to detail</li><li>Collaborate with Marketing, Product Development, IT, Sales & Education, and external agency teams and other internal stakeholders to concept, develop, and execute product launches, print, retail and social campaigns for the Biossance brand</li><li>Interface with outside vendors as needed for work such as retouching, illustrators, photographers, print vendors, etc</li><li>Implements the brand tone + voice through design across all touch points of the brand</li><li>Attends all bi-weekly project kickoffs and creative reviews, examines assigned project briefs, paying close attention to marketing objectives and requests</li><li>Ability to work under tight deadlines with excellent attention to detail with minimal supervision</li><li>Prioritize and manage own workload while taking ownership of deadlines across multiple projects in a fast-paced environment</li><li>Work independently to anticipate problems before they arise; find solutions and follow-up on own initiative</li><li>Stays current on industry trends, social sentiment and competitors</li></ul></ul><br><br><b>Qualifications</b><br><ul><ul><li>Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in a related field required. </li><li>8+ years of digital design experience with a focus in email marketing - experience in web creative execution a must</li><li>Strong visual design sense, excellent typography & layout skills, keen eye for detail and brand identity systems </li><li>Possess an outstanding portfolio with variety of industries and deliverables represented</li><li>Experience working with marketing teams and demonstrated flexibility in management of creative execution needs, and ability to positively respond to critique/feedback</li><li>Fluency in current graphic design practices and Adobe CC Suite (primarily Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, as well as Sketch, Zeplin a plus)</li><li>Understanding of the latest design trends (type, layout, digital, social) </li><li>Understanding of the latest trends in beauty/fashion/lifestyle a plus</li><li>Self-disciplined and motivated in a fast-paced environment that requires creativity and strong attention to detail</li><li>Self-starter, positive attitude, sense of humor, and can work independently but values collaboration and feedback</li><li>Photography skills a plus</li><li>Passion for clean beauty</li><br><br></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/PdRndgfQQg2lSMNmTgMjk"> <p>PI115027623</p>

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