Are you passionate about food and share our food philosophy of eating delicious, clean, and more plants?  Do you take pride in your work and have a strong work ethic?  Then we want to hear from you!  We've always got room in our team for the right individuals, so even if the open positions aren't exactly what you're looking for, please don't let that stop you from reaching out: contact@threetrees.com.  Below are current open positions:

OPERATIONS MANAGER

This role will be responsible for product and process quality to ensure the highest level of customer and consumer satisfaction.  P&L responsibilities include: Manufacturing Margin, Warehousing, and Distribution.  Position will oversee all aspects of Operations, including production planning and forecasting, sourcing / procurement, supplier relationships, overseeing production, QA, inventory management, logistics and supply chain management, as well as direct sales fulfillment.  As a critical member of a startup team, you will also have the opportunity to make meaningful impact in other functional areas of the company, such as new product development and commercialization.

Supply Chain

  • Develop and implement plans to significantly reduce COGS across the supply chain (raw materials, packaging, finished goods, warehousing, and freight)
  • Work in conjunction with CEO and sales team to develop S&OP forecasts
  • Develop processes and manage the order processing and fulfillment functions
  •  Manage MRP and inventory of all raw materials, packaging, and finished goods
  • Effectively building and maintaining strong relationships with all supplier partners.  Ensure current suppliers have adequate capacity to meet company’s growth projections, work with suppliers to improve the reliability and efficiency of the supply chain
  • Identification of new supplier partners as needed to ensure both capacity and quality needs are being met
  • Establish additional procedures and metrics to measure operational efficiency, such as manufacturing yield

Manufacturing / Quality

  • Oversee manufacturing / production runs
  • Responsible for the design and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure that quality standards are met during production
  • Continuously ensure or improve product quality
  • Maintain/develop raw material, packaging, and finished product specifications
  • Maintain/develop all required product certifications (e.g., Organic, Non-­GMO Project, Kosher, etc.)
  • Develop and issue manufacturing instructions for new products and processes

As a member of a startup team, you must possess the following qualities:

  • Collegial, collaborative, and have great people and relationship-building skills
  • Strong desire and willingness to do whatever it takes to get the job done well
  • The highest levels of integrity and good judgment
  • A strong sense of ownership and urgency in all matters related to the health of the business
  • Analytical problem solving skills, as well as the ability to prioritize and balance multiple tasks. 

Ideal candidate:

  • Experience in a CPG company and/or startup
  • MBA or Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative discipline

The position is based in the San Francisco Bay Area, and will require some regular travel.         

 

MARKETING AND OPERATIONS ASSOCIATE or INTERN

We are looking for a diligent, detail-oriented individual to support Operations and Marketing.  This role may be full time or part-time.  Responsibilities include:

Marketing

  • Developing and managing grassroots marketing initiatives.  Identify appropriate opportunities and organize involvement in events.  Includes in-store demo program and performing demos as necessary
  • Designe and execute marketing material and collateral
  • Support all Sales & Marketing efforts, working closely with external Sales & Marketing team to ensure proper submission of paperwork and product samples to potential customers

  • Quantitative analysis to establish metrics and maintain visibility into how the business is performing

  • Update and continually improve website

  • Develop and implement social media strategy

Operations

  • Managing webstore and fulfilment, including packing and shipping orders
  • Sourcing and managing logistics; identifying lowest-cost freight and arranging freight shipments.  Scheduling and coordinating inbound and outbound movement of raw materials and finished goods

Qualifications:

  • Motivated self-starter, positive attitude, ability to thrive in startup environment
  • Strong desire and willingness to do whatever it takes to get the job done well
  • The highest levels of integrity and good judgment
  • Analytical problem solving skills, as well as the ability to manage time and complete tasks independently and efficiently
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Must have valid driver’s license and access to a car
  • Must be able to lift 30 lbs
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.  Ideally also in Quickbooks, Photoshop and Illustrator