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At ZeroCater, we believe food is one of the easiest, and most effective, ways to build culture in an office. We make it easy for companies to feed their employees delicious, family-style meals and keep exciting snack programs fully-stocked with variety and rotation. ZeroCater has successfully launched our core product, Managed Catering, into 6 markets and are excited to offer Snacks + Beverages to clients in San Francisco. With our $12M in Series B funding, we plan to expand Snacks and Catering nationally to new enterprise and Fortune 500 clients. ZeroCater is changing a $169 billion industry and continues to sustain year over year growth.

VP Snack & Catering Operations

at ZeroCater San Francisco, CA
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ZeroCater is looking for a Vice President of Snack & Catering Operations to own all aspects of our catering and snacks business units. Our catering and snacks operations teams are the backbone of our company and play a pivotal role in ZeroCater becoming the largest B2B food company in the world. We are quickly scaling to capitalize on a $169 billion dollar market opportunity. We are looking for a seasoned executive to build and scale our catering operations, supply chain, warehousing, logistics, and culinary partnerships teams nationally. This leader will be a key member of the executive team reporting to the CEO, and will partner closely with engineering, product, sales, customer success, and finance, to fuel ZeroCater’s growth. We are seeking a visionary leader and team builder. Experience hiring and retaining world-class talent from individual contributors to managers/directors.

What you will do:

  • Own all operations for ZeroCater’s B2B Catering business unit; including culinary partner development, culinary partner operations, onsite catering operations, warehousing, and delivery logistics
  • Own all operations for ZeroCater’s B2B Snacks business unit; including supply chain, warehousing, and delivery logistics
  • Build the team, infrastructure, and processes needed to scale ZeroCater’s Catering and Snacks business units to 1K+ employees
  • Build out a world-class team of analytically minded operators (from individual contributors to directors) capable of solving complex problems and scaling quickly/efficiently
  • Collaborate with fellow executives to leverage existing teams and partner closely with Product, Engineering, Customer Success, and Sales to build a 12 month operational roadmap for the Catering and Snacks business units
  • Scale up our Catering and Snacks operations to serve companies of all sizes from SMB to the Enterprise

Qualifications for success:

  • 20+ years of experience with 10+ years of experience leading operations in the B2B catering or snacks space. Start-up/technology experience a plus
  • Has scaled operations, supply chain, warehousing, and logistics teams to 500+ full/part-time employees across multiple regions
  • Owned strategic partnerships for a platform model business, strong business development/partnership development experience a plus
  • Track record of success and has scaled teams to over 100M in revenue
  • Experience working with 1000+ SKU’s, perishable inventory, and enterprise customers
  • Experience partnering with sales and customer success to provide a world-class customer experience while owning a full product P&L

“The shared meal elevates eating from a mechanical process of fueling the body to a ritual of family and community, from the mere animal biology to an act of culture.”

- Michael Pollan

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