Freshly is a fast-growing, food-tech startup and the largest fresh-prepared-meal delivery service in the country. It's our mission to make eating healthy easy (for all kinds of people with all kinds of different needs) by delivering fresh, nutritious, fully cooked meals directly to customers. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. This is your chance at being part of history and future success.
We are looking to hire a Director of Contract Manufacturing. You will be responsible for sourcing co-pack production capacity for Freshly and for ensuring the best value to Freshly concerning cost, quality and service provided by the Contract Manufacturer. Other responsibilities include negotiating and resolving disputes with contract manufacturers. This position is expected to play a role in driving plan adherence, schedule adherence and performing data maintenance.
Specific responsibilities include coordinating and scheduling the production of Freshly products by generating and evaluating reports to determine the amount of finished product needed to meet a production plan; monitoring finished goods inventory; working with co-packers to determine weekly WIP needs; working with Production Scheduling to supply the WIP - working with each co-packer to understand their available capacity, line process detail, and troubleshoot production line layouts for efficiencies and quality concerns. Other responsibilities include direct communication with many Freshly departments including, but not limited to Quality Assurance, Purchasing, Commercialization, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Inventory Control, Credit, and Legal and other duties as requested by manager.
Freshly is a weekly subscription service delivering healthy and fully prepared meals directly to a customer's doorstep. The rotating weekly menu offers 30 different flavorful preparations and combinations that are chef-made with the highest quality, 100% all natural ingredients that meet industry leading standards. Each deliciously healthy meal is packed with key nutrients and cooked fresh to order with no artificial flavors, colors, sweeteners, refined sugars, artificial preservatives or hydrogenated oils.