Operations Leader (Organic Food)

Los Angeles - Los Angeles

02 Feb 2021

Los Angeles - Los Angeles

Operations

Full Time

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LINQM is seeking a (hands-on) Sr. Manager/Director/VP of Operations for our client in the Food and Beverage industry. The company is 100% privately owned, fueled by organic growth (and organic ingredients). A small team that is poised for continued success, has a number of products throughout your grocery store (10,000 stores nationwide) such as Whole Foods, Safeway, Albertsons, Sprouts, and others. 

Owned and operated by a celebrity chef that has been featured on MasterChef with Gordon Ramsay. "That's the best $#!% BBQ sauce I've ever tasted." -Gordon Ramsay 

Built off of high-integrity morals and ethics, this company only sources and uses the highest level of ingredients. 

This individual will own all things operations-related, both high-level strategy and execution, given the team's small size. You'll need to create and develop strategies from scratch, present them to the team, and execute on them. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Logistics
  • Supply chain
  • Vendors 
  • Co-packagers
  • Distribution
  • Sales channel management 
  • Outsourced manufacturing
  • eCommerce (D2C, Amazon Seller Central) 

Offering stock options (percentage ownership) to the right people to motivate a long and fruitful relationship.

This person will ideally on the ground in Southern California. You'll be a leader in scaling this company.