Solazyme, Inc. is the leading renewable oils and bio-products company. We use algal biotechnology to renewably produce clean and scalable fuels, chemical, foods and health science products. Solazyme’s advanced and proprietary technology uses algae to produce oils and biomaterials in standard fermentation facilities quickly, cleanly, cost effectively and at large scale.
The Solazyme Health Sciences (SHS) business is focused on the commercialization of skincare products and brands that feature proprietary ingredients from Solazyme’s unique microalgae-based technology platform.
We are looking for passionate and driven marketing talent to join our dynamic team as we grow our skincare brand, innovate, and continue to make waves in the beauty market.
Support the role of Product Manager, working closely on marketing-related and new product development activities.
Responsible for maintaining communication with various global brand partners and retailers.
Provide in-depth analysis of market, industry and competitors including current product trends in skincare and beauty.
Develop benchmark to assist pricing.
Responsible for driving the QVC marketing strategy, such as show content, competitor benchmarking, on-air and off-air tools.
Work closely with retailers to manage sampling program and creation of in-store planograms for all.
Responsible for the creating and implementing of the online marketing plan for www.algenist.com.
Responsible for creating and implementing the social media marketing plan.
Assist in the design of packaging artwork and marketing printed collateral.
Management of photo shoots and creation of mock-ups for meeting/shoots.
Execute on various support tasks for the SHS Marketing Team.
Bachelor’s degree is required, ideally in marketing, advertising, communications, or a related field of study
Minimum 1-2 years work experience in a product marketing or account /project coordination role is desired
Previous skincare or cosmetics experience a huge plus
Demonstrated success prioritizing, organizing and executing projects with tight time frames
Should be self-motivated and demonstrate an ability to work autonomously, taking the lead on projects and anticipating needs of the team
Demonstrated success operating in a fast-paced environment
Must demonstrate creativity and an energetic and positive personality
Must demonstrate strong skills in writing and design
Must demonstrate technical skills and ability to work with online content and data
Should be passionate about skincare products and have a desire to gain hands-on experience in product marketing and branding
Have a strong commitment to excellence and personal and professional growth
Should be skilled in MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop) is desired
Prior experience with online marketing and website management, including content management systems, is desired
HOW TO APPLY :
The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Solazyme’s home page at www.solazyme.com/career-opportunities. No other forms of application will be accepted.
Solazyme is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors.
Solazyme provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Solazyme Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis.