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Small batch co-packing ninja
We're looking for a production manager for our “Small Batch Co-Packing” program. Essentially co-packing on a smaller scale. We have A TON of interest, now we just need YOU to run it.
We have a range of clients, from baby food to won tons, that are interested in having us produce and deliver their products. As the production manager you would be 100% responsible for the smooth operation of this business line. From consulting with clients on their needs, costing out production, ordering product, managing licensing and permitting, hiring prep staff, and ultimately making our co-packing operation profitable.
The perfect person for this job would have worked as a manager at a co-packing facility, or have deep experience in the production and distribution of packaged products. We will look to you for knowledge on proper production, packaging, licensing, HAACP, etc, so please be very well versed in all these areas. This is a part time contract position that could move into full time, but you will need to be the one who works to create the client base to make that happen.
Starting salary is $30/hr with bonuses based on performance. This job is open immediately.
Marketing Internship at Forage Kitchen:
It’s a crazy world out there folks, and technology is moving faster than a speeding tickets. We’d love your help and input! Forage Kitchen is looking for a fresh set of eyes, positive attitude, and solid experience on major social media platforms (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter).
Forage Kitchen is a co-working space for anyone who loves food. Our mission is to expand the local food economy by supporting its producers. We host communal Sunday Family Meals, participate in Oakland First Friday every month, and host amazing pop-ups from local food entrepreneurs. We love anything and everything about food and how it brings people together! We’ve been working hard on the space and promoting it as much as possible via social media. There’s lots of room to grow, and that’s where you come in to help!
Commitment: 1-2 days per week (8-16 hours)
Roles & Responsibilities:
- Assist and manage social media accounts
- Content management and organization
- Research new tools, trends, and organization apps
- Create weekly social media engagement reports with appropriate analytics and information to learn from and move forward with
- General marketing related tasks
- Knowledge and experience using Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter
- Knowledge and experience using a social media management application, such as Hootsuite
- Very organized and punctual
- Strong communication skills
- Photography (bonus!)
- Photoshop (bonus!)
- Illustrator (bonus!)
If you're interested please apply below and we'll get back to you soon.