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OPERATIONS MANAGER

Brooklyn Delhi is seeking an Operations Manager to lead all facets of the supply chain, including purchasing, production, inventory management, and logistics in a fast-paced, execution-focused, and dynamic start-up environment. This position is part-time with the goal of turning into a full-time role.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage all vendor relationships and all aspects of the supply chain, including production/co-packing, transportation, warehousing, and raw materials
  • Work closely with Founder to develop forecasts
  • Work with co-packer and vendors to prepare for production runs and attend runs to ensure process is followed and quality standards are met across batches.
  • Establish additional procedures and metrics to measure operational efficiency, such as manufacturing yield
  • Create and implement an inventory system to track raw materials, packaging, and finished goods
  • Develop processes and manage the order processing and fulfillment functions
  • Develop and implement plans to significantly reduce COGS without sacrificing on quality
  • Support scale-up and commercialization of new products including identification of raw material and packaging suppliers which meet both capacity and quality needs
  • Represent the company in any situation, including in trade shows, markets and events, and wholesale accounts
  • Maintain/develop all required product certifications (e.g., Non-­-GMO Project, Woman Owned, Minority Owned)

To be successful in this role, you must possess the following qualities:

  • Self-motivated, thrives when challenged, entrepreneurial go-getter with the highest levels of integrity and good judgement
  • Strong desire and willingness to do whatever it takes to get the job done well
  • Strong sense of ownership and urgency in all matters related to the health of the business
  • In love with the details, at home in Excel, creative thinker, and a knack for analytical problem solving
  • Team oriented, collaborative and an all hands-on deck mentality
  • Ability to prioritize and balance multiple tasks in a scrappy, start-up environment

YOUR EXPERIENCE

  • Proven operations experience (3-5 years)
  • CPG supply chain background preferred. Past start up experience ideal, culinary experience a plus
  • Proficient in Excel and Quickbooks
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record

DETAILS

  • Position will be remote
  • Not your typical 9-5, set your own schedule, as long as you get the job done
  • Travel as needed, some weekend work required for trade shows and events
  • Report directly to CEO/Founder
  • Flexible time off policy
  • All the Brooklyn Delhi products you desire
  • Exposure to all aspects of a fast-growing CPG start up
  • Grow with the company and have the freedom to build a role that you will thrive in

This position will be demanding but will be rewarding in spades. If this sounds like a fit, Brooklyn Delhi would love to hear from you. Please send your resume and cover letter to hello@brooklyndelhi.com