The Supply Chain Manager will be the engine behind Because, Animals’ commercial growth - working directly with the COO to expand our product line, help us optimize our supply chain and ultimately create the future of pet food.
As an early-stage company trailblazing a rapidly emerging industry, Because, Animals offers its team members an exciting opportunity to grow and push the boundaries of what’s possible at both a personal and career level. You’re organized and analytical - but want to keep your left brain activated with creative brainstorms to help Because, Animals avoid convention. It also helps if you’re someone who would genuinely love to see a complete overhaul of the current animal-based food supply chain!
We are a fast-growing company with a mindful, fun, purpose-driven, high-energy team of people. The Supply Chain Manager will have an impact on all aspects of the company. Candidates should be strong communicators who enjoy collaborating with others. The selected individual will manage production forecasting for the company, as well as all aspects of the supply chain, logistics and operations in order to maximize efficiency and minimize costs.
This is a newly created position, and therefore the successful candidate will, to a great degree, have the opportunity to design their own role. But ultimately, as the new candidate will be the expert in supply chain operations, we largely expect that individual to understand and identify how to succeed in their role.
Significant importance will be placed on the candidate’s ability to establish a clear and consistent estimation of current and near future customer demand and manage and monitor manufacturing and distribution performance to ensure they meet the company's requirements.
Management of the company's COGS line via coordinating production, purchasing, warehousing, distribution…and matching these activities to sales forecasts.
The key responsibilities for the role are as below:
As soon as the right candidate is identified!