About Daily Harvest
Daily Harvest makes nourishing food built on fruits and vegetables accessible. We do this by delivering thoughtfully sourced, chef-crafted food to customers' doorsteps, all ready to enjoy in minutes. We’re on a mission to take care of food, so food can take care of you. Our team is collaborative, driven, and future-thinking,
We're constantly learning, experimenting, and iterating, and celebrate failure just as much as success. We take risks, try new things, and we get things done. We love adaptogens and cruciferous vegetables but never say no to cake. Everything we do, we do in the service of our community.
Daily Harvest is looking for a Sourcing Category Manager, Packaging to join our Innovation + Operations team! The Innovation + Operations team operationalizes the Daily Harvest mission from conception to delivery. We ideate and bring our food to life. We source ingredients and build supply chains, we create sustainable packaging solutions, ensure food safety, and instill production capabilities that benefit our customers, our partners, and our planet. All of this is done to ensure on-time deliveries and a perfect experience for our customers.
What you’ll do:
- Take full ownership of the packaging category, managing fulfillment, cost and quality of existing and new packaging programs
- Work cross-functionally with Engineering, Manufacturing, Culinary, Creative & Marketing to develop new packaging and improve on existing programs
- Develop and manage projects from beginning to end
- Be the point of contact with all of our external supplier relations
- Ensure we are working always working with suppliers who are giving us best in class service, product, and price
- Be the subject matter expert in all things packaging
Who you are:
- Strong multi-tasker
- Analytical & critical thinker
- Strong program development
- Personable with ability to develop relationships
- Experience problem solving and managing Cross-functional stake-holders
- Experience with Frozen, Corrugate, and/or Dry Ice is preferred
- Up to 25% Travel
- 2-3 years at NYC based food startups, specifically in the packaging
- Unlimited Daily Harvest to keep you hustling, not hangry + cold brew (...always stocked)
- Flexible time-off policy + flexible working hours (Unlimited PTO Plan)
- Competitive medical, dental, and vision benefits, 401K + equity participation
- Ancillary benefits: Commuter, Gym membership + Citi Bike discounts
- Access to everything we make (including recipes in development)
- Annual company retreat
- Quarterly team outings, weekly onsite happy hours, + regular DH team gatherings to celebrate our co-workers
- Book club + running club
- A dynamic, ambitious, and fun work environment + dog-friendly!!
At Daily Harvest, our mission is to take care of food, so that food can take care of you. And it wouldn't be possible without our team. We celebrate the unique POV that each person brings to the table and believe in a collaborative and inclusive environment. As an equal opportunity employer, we prohibit any unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, military or veteran status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetic information. These are our guiding principles and apply across all aspects of employment.