TITLE:

CoMan Manager

LOCATION:

Denver CO

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Job ID: EB-1516280715
Category: Sales and Marketing
Location: Denver, CO


The Co-Man Manager is an integral member of the Operations team reporting to the Sr. Director, Co-Man. This individual is responsible for providing project management expertise that will drive all aspects of the Innovation pipeline as it relates to commercialization. This individual is responsible to ensure Innovation projects deliver expected value to the business on time, within budget, scope and top quality. This individual will partner closely with Supply Chain leadership to ensure planning, procurement, logistics, as well as R&D and Marketing are all aligned as new products move through conceptualization to commercialization. In addition, the Co-Man Manager should have a general management mindset and strong desire to go above and beyond to get the job done.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Manage price variances and forecast changes
• Primary contact and relationship manager for supplier location(s)
• Manage the relationship and daily operations at Co-Man sites, including:
o Measuring and tracking KPIs
o Regular performance reviews
o Process improvements to ensure effective service, quality and cost
o Oversee the scope, timeline, deliverables and goals for commercialization projects
• Ensure sourcing options meet required timelines and stay within budget
• Align external capabilities with projected requirements to support future capacity needs
• Support innovation trials by tracking and communicating progress and proactively managing changes to scope
• Analyze and direct feasibility, manufacturing, sourcing strategy, logistics, customer service implications, etc.
• Lead and manage multiple projects simultaneously
• Assist in special reports, projects and assignments, as required
• Participate in all other miscellaneous SMPL and departmental tasks, as required
• Attend departmental/cross-functional meetings

SKILLS / KNOWLEDGE:

• Knowledge of organizational work processes, required
• Exceptional project management and project execution skills to meet aggressive timelines
• Strong interpersonal skills to influence and achieve alignment across multiple stakeholders
• Highly attentive to details; Ability to thrive in a dynamic, face-paced work environment
• Ability to manage multiple projects with tight deadlines
• Understanding of processing and packaging technology for food and/or beverage

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

• BS/BA degree in Industrial Engineering, Operations Management, Logistics, Business or related field, highly preferred
• Minimum 5 years experience in Manufacturing and/or Supply Chain
• Minimum 4 years experience of Project Management and Leadership
• CPG experience, required; Food and beverage, highly preferred

** Work is performed in a fast-paced office environment and may be stressful at times. Work may require sitting for long periods of time; requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, calculator, telephone, copier and fax machine and scanner.

ABOUT SIMPLY GOOD FOODS
Simply Good Foods USA, Inc. is an operating affiliate of The Simply Good Foods Company (Nasdaq: SMPL) (“Simply Good Foods”). Simply Good Foods aims to lead the nutritious snacking movement with trusted brands that offer a variety of convenient, innovative, great-tasting, better-for-you snacks and meal replacements. Our nutritious snacking platform consists of mission-driven brands, including Atkins® and Quest®, that enable consumers to meet their nutritional goals and fuel their healthy lifestyles. Our approach to nutrition has the potential to change lives and we’re looking for great people to join our team who are committed to providing people a more nutritious way to eat. Simply Good Foods is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. We celebrate diversity and are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment for our employees.

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS:
The health, satisfaction and security of our employees and their families are important to us and an important part of reaching our organization’s goals. We offer a total rewards package that includes valuable and competitive compensation and benefit plans. These programs reflect our commitment to attracting and retaining top talent and keeping our staff healthy and secure. The compensation available for this role includes base salary, and an annual short-term bonus. All incentive plans are subject to management and Board of Directors discretion. The projected annual base salary range for this role is: $100,000 to $125,000 The annual short-term incentive target for this role is: 15% of your annual base salary.

We understand that each employee’s situation is unique, and so it is our intent to offer an overall benefits package that can be shaped and molded by each employee to fit his or her family’s needs. Our current benefits package, which is available to all full-time employees and their eligible dependents, includes medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, savings accounts, life and disability coverage, and other voluntary benefits. We also offer time off benefits including vacation time, flexible vacation for exempt positions, sick leave, and parental leave. Please note, however, that Simply Good Foods Company, in its sole discretion, may modify the above benefits package.

ABOUT SIMPLY GOOD FOODS
Simply Good Foods USA, Inc. is an operating affiliate of The Simply Good Foods Company (Nasdaq: SMPL) (“Simply Good Foods”). Simply Good Foods aims to lead the nutritious snacking movement with trusted brands that offer a variety of convenient, innovative, great-tasting, better-for-you snacks and meal replacements. Our nutritious snacking platform consists of mission-driven brands, including Atkins® and Quest®, that enable consumers to meet their nutritional goals and fuel their healthy lifestyles.

Our approach to nutrition has the potential to change lives and we’re looking for great people to join our team who are committed to providing people a more nutritious way to eat. Simply Good Foods is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. We celebrate diversity and are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment for our employees.

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS:
The health, satisfaction and security of our employees and their families are important to us and an important part of reaching our organization’s goals. We offer a total rewards package that includes valuable and competitive compensation and benefit plans. These programs reflect our commitment to attracting and retaining top talent and keeping our staff healthy and secure. The compensation available for this role includes base salary, and an annual short-term bonus. All incentive plans are subject to management and Board of Directors discretion. The projected annual base salary range for this role is: $100,000 to $125,000. The annual short-term incentive target for this role is: 15% of your annual base salary. We understand that each employee’s situation is unique, and so it is our intent to offer an overall benefits package that can be shaped and molded by each employee to fit his or her family’s needs. Our current benefits package, which is available to all full-time employees and their eligible dependents, includes medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, savings accounts, life and disability coverage, and other voluntary benefits. We also offer time off benefits including vacation time, flexible vacation for exempt positions, sick leave, and parental leave. Please note, however, that Simply Good Foods Company, in its sole discretion, may modify the above benefits package.  

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