Marketing Content Specialist

Chicago, IL
Did you know that over 30% of fresh produce grown in the world goes to waste and never reaches consumers?

Founded in 2015, Hazel Technologies Inc. is a USDA-funded company that develops new technologies to extend the quality and shelf life of fresh produce in the global supply chain. The Chicago-based early-stage agricultural technology company is on a mission to reduce food waste. Shippers, growers, and retailers are always looking for new ways to ship food further, enter new markets, extend the growing season, and have less food rejected at the retail level. Hazel Technologies’ products address these needs by adding significant and measurable value throughout our customer’s food supply chains.

Hazel Technologies is searching for a Marketing Content Specialist to contribute to the achievements of the organization’s marketing goals.

Position Description:  

The Marketing Content Specialist (MCR) is an innovative and collaborative thinker on the Creative Team who supports the Marketing Department with both design and content development.


Responsibilities:

  • Copy write for marketing collateral, social media, website, digital campaigns and packaging
  • Design and develop visual assets for sales and marketing collateral
  • Responsible for wide variety of Marketing, Sales, Digital, Regulatory and Operations projects  
  • Support Creative Team with photo and video shoot production and editing
  • Manage asset repository

Requirements:  

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, Design and/or equivalent work experience
  • 1-3 years of professional experience in marketing or a similar function
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate in a clear, concise and understandable manner, additionally when providing technical concepts to anon-technical audience
  • Ability to develop messaging and copy for enterprise organizations; and developing content and creative briefs
  • Execute best practices in grammar, messaging, writing, and style
  • Possess a solid working knowledge of the latest versions of applicable programs -- Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc.  
  • Strong data visualization skills
  • Drawing, Illustration, Video Editing, Photography skills a plus
  • Fluency with all Microsoft operating systems and programs
  • Demonstrated ability to interact with colleagues and customers in a tactful and professional manner and recognizes the importance of building professional and positive working relationships
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills, ability to prioritize and use time effectively and efficiently. Demonstrated ability to meet internal and external deadlines


HOW TO APPLY:

Send email to careers@hazeltechnologies.com

Subject line: Marketing Content Specialist

Please attach CV or resume and short intro, (no cover letter necessary).


Equal Opportunity Employer

Haze Technologies is an equal opportunity employer, committed to our diversity and inclusiveness. We will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, nationality, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or age. We strongly encourage women, people of color, members of the LGBTQIA community, people with disabilities and veterans to apply.

About Hazel Technologies, Inc.: Hazel Technologies is a USDA-funded startup company that develops new solutions to extend the quality shelf life of fresh produce and reduce food waste. Founded in 2015, Hazel Tech® services over 100 of the world's largest fresh produce packers, shippers, and retailers. Selected as a Finalist for Fast Company's 2020 World Changing Ideas and winner of "Best Sustainable Packaging" at the 2020 World Food Innovation Awards, the company's patent-pending technologies have been tested by top academic research programs including UC Davis, Cornell University, and Oregon State University. In 2020, Hazel treated over 3.2 billion pounds of fresh produce, preventing more than 270 million pounds from going to waste. For more information, visit www.hazeltechnologies.com.