Jobs - Innovators We Work With

As part of our Innovation Platform, we support a diverse range of companies working on breakthrough sustainable innovations. See below for any roles the innovators are currently hiring for.

CMO / VP of Marketing

SMARTEX – REMOTE

Smartex is a fast-growing technology company based in San Francisco, Shenzhen and Porto that is leading the way in reducing waste in textile production, using cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence technology, Machine Learning and Computer Vision. Smartex has attracted some of the most significant capital funds in the world, focusing on industrial technologies such as Momenta Partners, DCVC, Spider Capital, SOSV, and also from the Fashion Industry such as Fashion for Good. Find out more about Smartex here.

They are looking for a World-Class Head of Marketing / VP of Marketing capable of handling the company marketing department in high & fast growth environment. This central role should control and create processes to automate and manage the marketing & communications operations across our international operations.

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GMO Specialist

COLORIFIX – CAMBRIDGE

At Colorifix, they engineer microorganisms that produce pigments for the textile industry. While they have a strong scientific team at the core, they complement their R&D activities with the development of software tools to assist the scientists. Find more about Colorifix here.

They seek to hire a highly motivated and experienced GMO Specialist to be part of their Implementation Team, which will play a key role in client onboarding. The GMO Specialist will take the lead in advising management teams of client dye houses on a number of areas.

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Account Manager - Client Success

EON – NEW YORK

Eon is the place for you if you’re interested in working for a company that sits at the intersection of technology, fashion and sustainability and dedicated to enabling circular business model transformation across industry. Find out more about Eon here.

Eon is looking for an experienced Account Manager on the Accounts team who has a desire to build long-term relationships with a portfolio of fashion retail clients, across a variety of key business executives and stakeholders in a fast paced and evolving industry landscape. The Account Manager will liaise between clients and cross-functional external and internal teams to ensure the timely and successful delivery of our products and solutions. The Account Manager will manage, drive and develop client accounts to initiate and maintain ongoing relationships with clients.

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Marketing & Communications Manager

EON – NEW YORK

Eon is the place for you if you’re interested in working for a company that sits at the intersection of technology, fashion and sustainability and dedicated to enabling circular business model transformation across industry. Find out more about Eon here.

Eon is looking for a part-time (TBD # of hours) contractor as a Marketing & Communications Manager to drive marketing and communications strategy and execution. In this role, you will develop and execute marketing outreach activities. Your goal is to convey the brand story and technology expertise to target audiences.

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Industry Initiative Lead

EON – NEW YORK

Eon is the place for you if you’re interested in working for a company that sits at the intersection of technology, fashion and sustainability and dedicated to enabling circular business model transformation across industry. Find out more about Eon here.

They are looking for an experienced Industry Initiative Lead who will facilitate multi-stakeholder strategy and program development and management of an industry-wide Initiative and Pilot Program, that is pioneering the development of new technologies and systems for the circular fashion industry through digitisation and recycling. The Industry Initiative Lead will represent Eon’s role (as the technology partner) in the initiative, and will be responsible for communicating with other Initiative Members and facilitating the multi-stakeholder coordination for initiative strategy development and deliverable management.

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Director of Operations

RETURNITY – NEW YORK

Their mission at Returnity is to enable sustainability by empowering forward-thinking companies to shift to the circular economy. They do that by identifying and building the closed-loop logistics systems needed for reusable packaging integration. Find out more about Returnity here.

Returnity is looking for a Director of Operations to ensure the company can produce the highest quality products, in a timely and cost effective manner. In this newly created position, they are seeking an entrepreneurial and experienced operations/supply chain/manufacturing professional who can help drive their mission through flawless execution. You will have the opportunity to envision, plan and implement two key operational systems that will serve as the foundation for Returnity’s future growth

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R&D Expert and Product Developer with background in polymer chemistry

TRACELESS – HAMBURG

traceless materials develop home compostable films, rigid materials and coatings that are 100% bio-based, derived from agricultural residues and are competitive in price and quality. Because they fully degrade in the environment, products made from traceless materials can substitute plastics in many products that potentially end up in the environment, and thus contribute to solving global plastic pollution. Find out more about traceless here.

As Product Developer, you will help them to further optimise and develop their traceless materials. With your experience in polymer chemistry, you help traceless to make them applicable to a maximum array of applications to make the biggest possible contribution to solve the global plastic pollution.

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R&D Expert and Product Developer with background in (food) packaging

TRACELESS – HAMBURG

traceless materials develop home compostable films, rigid materials and coatings that are 100% bio-based, derived from agricultural residues and are competitive in price and quality. Because they fully degrade in the environment, products made from traceless materials can substitute plastics in many products that potentially end up in the environment, and thus contribute to solving global plastic pollution. Find out more about traceless here.

As Product Developer, you will help them to further optimise and develop their traceless materials for different use cases. With your experience in the packaging industry, ideally the food sector, you help traceless to make them applicable to a maximum array of packaging applications to make the biggest possible contribution to solve the global plastic pollution.

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Sales Manager / Executive

ALCHEMIE – CAMBRIDGE

Alchemie is delivering unique clean-tech products to the textile industry. The textile industry is the world’s 2nd largest contributor to chemical pollution worldwide and accounts for 25% of the worlds carbon budget by 2050. At Alchemie, they strongly believe their clean-tech approach will lead to a world with zero pollution from textile dyeing and finishing. They are delivering next-generation textile production processes that will be radically more efficient, less costly and more sustainable with our advanced digital manufacturing technologies. Find out more about Alchemie here.

They seek candidates who can help them communicate the value proposition of their clean-tech systems within the textile industry and have the desire to influence change. They are looking for an experienced Sales Executive, ideally with previous exposure to the textile industry, who is happy to lead from the front to develop and deliver in line with our sales strategy. You will work closely with the Senior Management team.

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Marketing Manager with sustainability background

TRACELESS – HAMBURG OR REMOTE (EU)

traceless materials develop home compostable films, rigid materials and coatings that are 100% bio-based, derived from agricultural residues and are competitive in price and quality. Because they fully degrade in the environment, products made from traceless materials can substitute plastics in many products that potentially end up in the environment, and thus contribute to solving global plastic pollution. Find out more about traceless here.

As Marketing Manager, you will help them spread the word on their traceless materials and their unique – through further developing their marketing and communications strategy, creating content, running campaigns and thoroughly analysing their output. With your experience in marketing, communications, PR, storytelling and content creation, you help them to further build the traceless brand and ultimately create an end-consumer pull for their compostable plastic substitute materials.

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CFO / VP of Finance

SMARTEX – REMOTE

Smartex is a fast-growing technology company based in San Francisco, Shenzhen and Porto that is leading the way in reducing waste in textile production, using cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence technology, Machine Learning and Computer Vision. Smartex has attracted some of the most significant capital funds in the world, focusing on industrial technologies such as Momenta Partners, DCVC, Spider Capital, SOSV, and also from the Fashion Industry such as Fashion for Good. Find out more about Smartex here.

They are looking for a World Class Head of Finance / VP of Finance capable of handling the company finance department in high & fast growth environment. This central role should control and create processes to automate and manage the financial operations across our international operations.

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Electrical Machine Wireman

ALCHEMIE – CAMBRIDGE

Alchemie is delivering unique clean-tech products to the textile industry. The textile industry is the world’s 2nd largest contributor to chemical pollution worldwide and accounts for 25% of the worlds carbon budget by 2050. At Alchemie, they strongly believe their clean-tech approach will lead to a world with zero pollution from textile dyeing and finishing. They are delivering next-generation textile production processes that will be radically more efficient, less costly and more sustainable with our advanced digital manufacturing technologies. Find out more about Alchemie here.

They are looking for an Electrical Machine Wireman experienced with machine wiring and assembly, fitting work for machine control system. Particularly someone who has experience in special purpose machines. Some basic machine tool skills, cutting, welding drilling, tapping, and some basic machine understanding and pneumatics would be advantageous.

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CFO

LIGNOPURE – HAMBURG

LignoPure is a startup creating innovative biobased solutions for care products and material science applications. They are unleashing the full potential of lignin for high value products and pioneering in the use of this biopolymer for cosmetic applications. Their mission is to bring greener and sustainable alternatives to the market, which also provide high performance and functionality to the end products, being beneficial for their customers and for the planet alike. Find out more about LignoPure here.

They are looking for a Chief Financial Officer to join their team. Your role is to lead the financial and management accounting affairs, as well as to further develop the business strategy. As a key member of LignoPure, you will collect insights from all their departments to assess their risks and opportunities for improvement. Furthermore, you will work directly with the founders and a group of outstanding professionals that care for you and your contributions to the team.

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Head of Sales

LIZEE – PARIS

Lizee is a fast-growing startup that offers a SaaS (eCommerce & Logistics) and certified white-label logistics services for brands and retailers to launch them, in just a few weeks, into the circular economy thanks to the rental and resell of their products. With these new circular business models, brands and retailers can operate their sustainable transformation, clear inventory without discounting, target new consumers, and boost margins. Find out more about Lizee here.

They’re looking for an entrepreneurial individual with strong values that can both develop the daily business and participate in implementing long term strategies for the business. As their lucky first hire in sales management, your role will be very diversified. You will manage and grow a team of top-performing talents in business development and sales to drive growth. You will oversee strategy and execution of the entire sales funnel. You will identify new business opportunities and be ready to test them. You will identify, develop and implement new sales strategy and playbooks to maximize business development and sales

 

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Plant Operator

LIGNOPURE – HAMBURG

LignoPure is a startup creating innovative biobased solutions for care products and material science applications. They are unleashing the full potential of lignin for high value products and pioneering in the use of this biopolymer for cosmetic applications. Their mission is to bring greener and sustainable alternatives to the market, which also provide high performance and functionality to the end products, being beneficial for their customers and for the planet alike. Find out more about LignoPure here.

They are looking for a Plant Operator to join our team from June 2021. You will be responsible for the manufacture of tailored lignin according to customer’s demands and intended end products; maintenance, repair, control of all technical equipment related to the drying technology; feasible of smaller mechanical/construction works in metal/wood/plastic as well as smaller electrical repair/implementation tasks.

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Strategic Partnerships Manager

ALGIKNIT – NEW YORK

AlgiKnit is a biomaterials company integrating science and design into textile production. Addressing the ecological damage caused by the fashion industry, AlgiKnit is creating durable yet rapidly degradable yarns. They envision the next generation of sustainable, wearable and ethical materials, produced within a closed-loop life cycle. Learn more about AlgiKnit here.

AlgiKnit is looking for a motivated Strategic Partnerships Manager who is excited to drive company growth, develop new business opportunities and build and establish our customer base. You will develop and execute a growth strategy with attention to financial gain and customer satisfaction, you will collaborate with leadership to develop strategic plan to maximise partnership opportunities and provide after sales feedback and support, and you will manage the business pipeline from start to finish to establish strong rapport with customers

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Business Development Manager

GOOD ON YOU – REMOTE

Good On You is the #1 sustainability ratings and discovery platform for fashion. They empower consumers to know the impact of brands and buy better. Good On You mobile and web apps give users access to sustainability information where and when they need it. Over 900,000 shoppers use Good On You each month to check 3000+ brand ratings and discover new brands that match their sustainable style.

They are now looking for a dynamic Business Development Manager, who will play a critical role in driving Good On You’s growth by attracting, retaining and adding new value for customers, in particular data services clients. You will work closely with Good On You Head of Business Development to evolve the B2B sales and marketing strategy.

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Sales Business Developer

LIGNOPURE – HAMBURG

LignoPure is a startup creating innovative biobased solutions for care products and material science applications. They are unleashing the full potential of lignin for high value products and pioneering in the use of this biopolymer for cosmetic applications. Their mission is to bring greener and sustainable alternatives to the market, which also provide high performance and functionality to the end products, being beneficial for their customers and for the planet alike. Find out more about LignoPure here.

They are looking for a Sales and Business Developer-Cosmetics to join their team from July 2021. You will be joining an international and motivated team. Your role is to commercialise lignin for care products and cosmetic applications in Europe.

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