VP of Operations 939 views4 applications


Position Overview:
The VP of Operations will lead Supernatural’s
day-to-day product manufacturing, order fulfillment, and inventory management,
and build a stable and scalable operational backbone for our growing startup.
You’ll be responsible for the everyday production of our growing family of
baking products, play a key role in launching new innovations, and be the lead designer
of our evolving operational foundation.

What you’ll do:

  • Own all aspects of day-to-day manufacturing, driving key metrics around cost, order
    fulfillment, and inventory control.
  • Lead production, communication, quality assurance and accountability with our existing manufacturing partners
  • Manage the end-to-end transportation of all raw and finished goods
  • Negotiate freight pricing and partnerships
  • Manage and maintain all inventory, from raw materials to finished product 
  • Manage order fulfillment processes and timetables
  • Develop the vision for our scaled manufacturing network, qualifying and securing the best co-man partnerships
  • Design and implement operational processes that make us more organized and efficient
  • Collaborate with Sales to set and manage inventory projections
  • Collaborate with Product and Marketing to bring new products to market on a set schedule 
  • Collaborate with Finance to manage and optimize the manufacturing P&L and identify cost-saving opportunities

Who you are:

  •  7+ years experience in manufacturing or manufacturing consulting, with direct experience
    in the food and beverage space
  • Motivated self-manager with ability to meet aggressive expectations with minimal
    oversight
  • A detail-oriented planner, problem solver, and master of moving parts
  • Proven ability to hold partners accountable and inspire above-and-beyond performance
  • An outstanding communicator
  • Startup experience strongly preferred

Perks:

  • Option for flex scheduling
  • Work remotely up to 2 days per week
  • Wellness stipend
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Down to the smallest sprinkle, Supernatural is remixing pantry staples, replacing artificial colors, preservatives and other nasties with clean, plant-based alternatives. By removing controversial stuff like carcinogens, corn syrup and palm oil from your favorite food colors, sprinkles and more, we’re helping creative chefs shine without the toxic tradeoffs. 
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