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.

Senior Scientists, Plant Cell Culture

GALY – AMHERST, MA, USA

GALY engineers cotton in labs through the multiplication of cells directly into the cotton fibre, removing steps of traditional cotton farming. As a result they can grow cotton without the use of pesticides or fertilisers, using considerably less water. Find more about GALY here.

As a Sr. Scientist in Plant Cell Culture, you will be optimising and operating a streamlined cell-growth system. This role will require a strong research background in plant in vitro biology as well as leadership skills to lead a team of engineers and scientists to develop innovative plant cell culture processes alongside the tech team of GALY. Regular reports, experimental proposals, and protocols are to be drafted by the plant scientist and her/his team in order to communicate technical results to the rest of the company.

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Senior Fermentation Scientist

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.

As part of the Dye house production team, the Senior Fermentation Scientist will play an integral role in the day-to-day operations of Colorifix’s demonstration plant in Cambridge, UK. The Senior Fermentation Scientist will be responsible for the operation of pilot scale and demonstration fermentation systems whose products will be used by the dye team for small scale dyeing runs.

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Process Engineer

PILI – LYON, FRANCE

PILI is a five-year-old sustainable chemistry company with the mission to develop, as an alternative to petroleum-based synthesis, a production of dyes and pigments based on fermentation processes and green chemistry. Their products are intended to integrate numerous application such as textile, inks or paint and coatings. Find out more about PILI here.

They are looking for an engineer in process engineering to participate at the industrialisation of the first biobased dyes and pigments produced by fermentation. The job is based in Lyon and implies traveling in France and Europe on a weekly basis.

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Senior Business Development Manager, Europe, UK, or US (East Coast)

THE RENEWAL WORKSHOP – CASCADE LOCKS

The Renewal Workshop is the leading provider of circular solutions for apparel and textile brands. They are helping brands reduce their negative environmental impacts and expand their businesses by adopting circular practices. Find out more about The Renewal Workshop here.

They are currently looking for a Senior Business Development Manager to join their team to help build a company that serves brands on their journey to becoming circular businesses. They are looking for someone who seeks to take the vision for serving apparel brands that their co-founders have started and elevate it into a replicable and scalable process.

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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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Colouration Trainee

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 are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated Colouration Trainee for our pilot plant in Cambridge. The trainee will gain practical experience of operating a dye house, become an expert in our unique, biology-based dye process, as well as follow an education path leading to a recognised qualification in the textile industry. The trainee will work on-site at our Cambridge Dye House with day release to complete the Foundation Textile Colouration Certificate (1-year course) through the Society of Dyers & Colourists (SDC).

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