Mayflower Medicinals, Inc.

89 October Hill Rd.
Holliston, MA 01746
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Date Posted:
March 20, 2021

Region:
Central Massachusetts

Category:
Production/Design

Type:
Seasonal

Mayflower Medicinals Artist Spotlight Series (M.A.S.S.)

Description:

Summary:

It is the intention of Mayflower Medicinals, Inc. (“Mayflower”) to be a contributing, positive force in communities that have been disproportionately impacted by the prohibition on cannabis, and to assist in positively influencing the perception of marijuana use. Mayflower's Plan to Positively Influence Areas of Disproportionate Impact (“Positive Impact Plan”) was designed as an integrated approach to promote economic empowerment and social equity, with a specific focus on providing skills which enable individuals to find gainful employment.

Mayflower’s Artist Spotlight Series is one pillar of Mayflower’s Positive Impact Plan; it supports local artists by providing real-work experience and job skills. Mayflower’s Artist Spotlight Series is a paid program. Artists who are selected will be responsible for designing artwork for specified Mayflower products that will be sold in retail stores. Selected artists will be engaged for a three-month period, with three individual design projects (one per month). The selected artist will be an independent contractor of Mayflower.

This is a remote, three-month contract position.

Key Deliverables:

  • Design and create the art for packaging labels for Mayflower - three (3) products, one product per month for 3 months.
  • Ensure artwork meets compliance and regulatory requirements. 
  • Attend weekly virtual meetings for project status updates and project planning.
  • Work autonomously on the project using provided feedback and program requirements.
  • Deliver 3 packaging art options for Mayflower to select from each month. 
  •            -Must meet specific requirements provided by Mayflower.

               -Must meet schedule deadline

  • Once a design is chosen for the current month, complete any necessary adjustments to meet program requirements.
  • Work with Director of Marketing and creative team to deliver the labels with appropriate specifications to the production team.
  • Deliver a full copy bio of at least 150 words with a headshot/photograph, and links to artist’s digital and social channels.
  • Provide an inspirational quote to be included with each product.
  • Must be comfortable with personal bio and photograph being distributed along with limited edition products.
  • Must be comfortable collaborating with Mayflower on social media platforms (Instagram and Facebook).

Qualifications:

Qualifications

  • Must be 21 years old.
  • Must submit a portfolio of work including 3-5 original designs.
  • Must submit the Artist Spotlight Application.
  • Must meet at least one of the following criteria:

-Past or present resident of a geographic “Area of Disproportionate Impact” which has been defined by the       Cannabis Control Commission and identified in its Guidance for Identifying Areas of Disproportionate Impact(student or dormitory housing does not apply).

-Massachusetts resident who has past drug convictions

-Massachusetts resident with parents or a spouse who have past drug convictions.


How To Apply:
To apply, please email the Mayflower Artist Spotlight Series (M.A.S.S.) application and 3-5 original designs to Julie.mcgown@ianthus.com. More information and the Artist Spotlight application can be found at the Mayflower Medicinals website: https://mayflowermedicinals.com/
Apply by:
March 31, 2021
Salary:
$1,000.00 - $3,000.00
About this Organization:
Mayflower Medicinals, Inc. is a MA based cannabis company. We grow, manufacture and sell cannabis products for both medical and adult-use.