JOIN THE NATURE'S VARIETY TEAM
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:
VP of Quality
ST. LOUIS, MO The Vice President of Quality will lead the company in the application of total quality activities, which result in achieving customer satisfaction, continuous improvement in processes, and reduced total costs. Also, he/she will oversee Regulatory Affairs and be responsible for Regulatory Compliance and Product Registration. The VP will be a key member of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT), providing functional representation and an enterprise perspective. Additionally, the Vice President of Quality will build Quality into a high performance function that fully supports the growth function. Learn more.
Key Account Manager
ST. LOUIS, MO Manage the day to day communication and details of our largest national retailers while working closely with the Director of National Accounts to establish and drive the strategic growth plans with these key business partners. Learn more.
R&D Product Development Scientist
LINCOLN, NE Responsibilities involve scheduling and conducting plant trials, evaluating and giving feedback on product test runs, and the evaluation of new ingredients. Working with outside labs to submit samples for nutritional analysis, collecting, summarizing, and tracking data, and scheduling product testing with outside vendors. Work cross functionally to write specifications for new products, new raw materials, and manage existing specifications. Learn more.
Assistant Brand Manager
ST. LOUIS, MO Marketing position with responsibility for driving innovation and renovation projects from initiation through post‐launch analysis. This involves assisting with research, developing project schedules and managing deliverables while driving projects forward. It involves extensive interaction with marketing, operations, finance, R&D, purchasing, quality, sales, and other cross‐functional team members. Learn more.
TSM - Ontario
ONTARIO/EASTERN CANADA To continually increase distribution and sales of all Nature’s Variety products. Meet or exceed territory retail sales objectives by growing existing accounts and opening new accounts through working with distributor representatives, training store employees, managing a territory budget, and contributing to the overall success of Nature’s Variety. Learn more.
MRO Buyer & Packaging Coordinator
LINCOLN, NE The MRO Buyer & Packaging Coordinator is responsible to support the supply chain processes for packaging and MRO activities (Maintenance, Repair and Operations) to ensure the Operations team has the needed supplies for production to run without interruption. These processes include working with vendors to order supplies, managing on site and supplier inventories to target levels, and executing efficient procurement processes. Additionally, this role will assist in research and development, and pipeline optimization projects. Learn more.
Co-Pack Quality Assurance Specialist
LINCOLN, NE Lead in designing, implementing and compliance of NV food safety, quality, and process improvement programs throughout the co-pack chain. Working with plant QA and NV co-‐pack operations to provide technical support to investigate non-conformances and consumer complaints, conducting root cause analysis and leading corrective action efforts. Conduct and review third party audits to assure compliance with NV standards and as an approval/disapproval tool for new vendors. Support business strategies and commercialization process from a quality and food safety perspective. Learn more.
ST. LOUIS, MO Responsible for overall office activities including the reception area, answering incoming calls and directing them accordingly, mail and shipment distribution, flow of correspondence, and greeting visitors. This position will also maintain office supplies as well as provide general administrative assistance for select senior leadership team members. Learn more.
To apply for the above positions (or any other position) at Nature's Variety please send your resume to NVJobs@naturesvariety.com.