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Nature's Variety is a holistic pet food company with locations in Lincoln, Nebraska and Saint Louis, Missouri.  Our wholesome foods are sold in independent retail stores and Petco in the United States and Canada. Below is a list of available positions at Nature's Variety:

Consumer Insights Manager
ST. LOUIS, MO Responsible for leading company efforts to develop and leverage insights in order to fuel the continued success of our innovation and activation plans as well as bolster our leadership role within the industry. Learn more.

Senior Demand Planning Manager
ST. LOUIS, MO The Senior Demand Planning Manager position is responsible for the demand phase of the S&OP process. The position is responsible for calculating a statistical forecast, utilizing Demand Works (the software package NV uses for forecasting) on the base business to be used as the basis for the projected demand of the business. The position will also work closely with Sales and Marketing to identify and understand activities and programs that drive demand that are not included in the statistical trend forecast including new products being launched through the Company’s innovation process. The entire demand forecast will feed the supply phase of the S&OP process and be the basis for the Company’s financial forecast and AOP processes. The forecast will include SKU level information by channel and major customer within each channel. The successful candidate will have a strong ability to learn quickly, be able to analyze information and present findings in an understandable way to Management and be able to generate a large amount of work in a timely and accurate manner. Learn more.

Strategic Sourcing Manager
ST. LOUIS, MO This position will manage the strategic sourcing for goods and services. The primary focus will be identifying and analyzing key suppliers in target spend markets, managing a RFP/RFQ process, aligning with and building supplier relationships, managing supply and price risk, and capturing and measuring results. This position will work closely with marketing, R&D, operations, and finance. Learn more.

Training and Communications Content Manager
ST. LOUIS, MO The Training and Communications Content Manger will work closely with the heads of each business channel to develop a training content plan that will optimize our in-store people resources. They will co-develop and maintain the strategic communication plan that will ensure we are consistent in our messaging to consumers both in-store and out-of-store. Learn more.

Assistant Brand Manager - Brand Activation
ST. LOUIS, MO Drive the Brand Activation efforts for our Independent, e-Commerce, and International retailers. Learn more.

Production Supervisor
LINCOLN, NE This position is responsible for assisting the day to day activities of plant operations following production schedule, raw material flow through processing and plant operations. Supervisor is also responsible for making sure standard yields and standard lbs. per hour are met on daily basis. Supervisor is also responsible to make sure that work force is trained properly and workforce is trained to work safely. Learn more.

PEC Foreman - 3rd Shift
Lincoln, NE This position is responsible for leading a team performing industrial cleaning and sanitation of equipment in a food processing plant. The majority of the team’s time will be spent on equipment cleaning and sanitation, but the group will also be required to understand and carry out other tasks to support the greater team. Learn more.

Talent Acquisition Specialist
ST. LOUIS, MO The Talent Acquisition Specialist is responsible for the proactive and strategic sourcing of high quality Brand Ambassadors throughout an assigned geographical area utilizing a variety of mediums including recruitment websites, job boards, and social media. This position will identify and attract qualified candidates for part-time store level employment from initial sourcing and contact, through the full-cycle interview process, extending the offer and onboarding the Brand Ambassadors complete with online training. Learn more.

Quality Assurance and R&D Coordinator
ST. LOUIS, MO Works with both R&D and QA doing a variety of activities to support team goals and keep various projects moving forward including registration coordination, R&D data management and tracking regulatory program needs. The results and completion of activities assigned are critical to continued regulatory compliance. Learn more.

Maintenance Tech - 2nd Shift
Lincoln, NE This position presents an opportunity to be full-time member of a maintenance team with significant professional growth potential. Technician will be responsible for performing a variety of maintenance duties to support the greater team. The majority of the time will be on general maintenance tasks and machine repair to ensure the smooth operation of the production process, but will also do special projects and preventative maintenance when not doing work necessary to keep production running. Learn more.

Brand Ambassador (In-Store Demonstrator)
NATIONWIDE Brand Ambassadors are key part-time members of our team, and are responsible for generating excitement and sales of Nature’s Variety to pet parents across the US and Canada. Learn more.

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