Imperfect Foods was founded in 2015 with a mission to reduce food waste and build a better food system for everyone. We offer imperfect (yet delicious) produce, affordable pantry items, and quality meat and dairy. We deliver them conveniently to our customers’ doorsteps and pride ourselves on offering up to a 30% discount compared to grocery store prices. Our customers can get the healthy, seasonal produce they want alongside the grocery staples they rely on, without having to compromise their budget or values. We’re proving that doing the right thing for the planet doesn’t have to cost more, and that shopping for quality ingredients can support the people and resources that it takes to grow our favorite foods.
We’re headquartered in San Francisco with operations all over the country. Check our website to see if there is an Imperfect near you!
We’re looking for folks who are positive, motivated, and ready to change the world. If that sounds like you, drop us a line!
About the Role:
At Imperfect we are all about groceries on a mission. Since 2015, our services have saved over 100 million pounds of food with 4.1 million pounds of food donated along the way. We are swimming in interesting problems for our internal customers: operations, customer care, finance and others. We need someone who can understand these problems, identify how technology can help, and then coordinate across the entire company to deliver on the full lifecycle of the project. The right candidate needs is an expert at getting things done at scale in a highly-organized, well-communicated manner.
Your first project would be the implementation of a Manhattan Associates Warehouse Management System. This role is based within the United States and reports to the Chief Technology Officer.
Partner with stakeholders throughout the company to thoroughly understand their business processes and pain points, then plan and execute on technology-led solutions.
Create and execute on organized, well-communicated project plans that span departments across the company.
Communicate clearly and frequently through meetings and written updates to keep projects on-track and stakeholders informed.
Identify and remediate project risks.
Coordinate releases to minimize risk and operational downtime.
Negotiate with skill and to identify a solution path for various competing requirements or stakeholder preferences.
Travel to facilities as necessary to ensure good stakeholder relationships and seamless project execution.
3+ years experience of project management experience with a demonstrated record of impact and execution.
Ability to lead cross-functional teams with ease.
A pragmatic, customer-centric approach to problem solving.
Prior experience with Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) (Manhattan) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems (NetSuite).
Mastery of industry-standard project management tools such as Jira.
Solid understanding of technical concepts including software development, IT infrastructure and data analytics.
Ability to speak fluently with different departmental cultures, such as Operations, Finance and Technology.
A quick, enthusiastic learner.
Details of the Position:
Full-time exempt position reporting to the Chief Technology Officer
Remote position anywhere in the continental U.S
Salary and employee stock options commensurate with experience
Competitive benefits package including health care, paid vacation, 401K, paid parental leave, and recurring credit towards your Imperfect account!
Sedentary work; involves sitting most of the time
Regular work with computers, including keyboards, mouses, and screens
Regular use of mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets
Individuals seeking employment at Imperfect Foods are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.
U.S. E-Verify Notice: Imperfect Foods participates in E-Verify in the United States. Imperfect will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.
How we are protecting employees from COVID-19
At Imperfect Foods, employee health and safety is our top priority. We have implemented processes and precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our facilities. We provide gloves, masks, and hand sanitizer to all essential employees who must report to work. Before entering our warehouse, employees have their temperatures checked. In addition, we take great care to ensure frequently touched surfaces are sanitized throughout the day and all warehouses are fully sanitized weekly.
We have also implemented an Emergency Sick Leave policy providing full-time and part-time employees 2 additional weeks of paid time off and up to 26 weeks paid leave if they have a confirmed case of COVID-19.