Parabel Nutrition has developed a unique way of capturing the goodness of an ancient and well-known food source, the Water Lentil, and turned it into healthy and sustainable products for the 21st century. The company is continuing its rapid growth using patented technologies to refine this elegant plant into a unique, highly nutritious, and functional novel ingredient.
We are seeking a highly motivated and strategic operations leader to join our rapidly growing start-up in Vero Beach, Florida. The Vice President of Operations will be a seasoned leader with deep functional expertise and capable of driving operational excellence across the organization.
The Vice President of Operations will be a key member of the executive leadership team with responsibility for the overall strategic expansion and evolution of manufacturing and process footprint to support our growth plans.
They will be responsible for the strategy, evaluation, development, financial performance, and oversight of our operations. We need someone who is a creative idea generator who is willing to take risks – not accepting the status quo and is focused on growth. They will build strong partnerships and work collaboratively across the organization to guide organizational strategies that will lead and drive us into the future.
The Vice President of Operations will report to the CEO and be responsible for driving our manufacturing footprint and future expansion plans. They will have direct responsibility for leading and managing supply chain, quality, and manufacturing. They will lead operational improvement initiatives related to cost, business and manufacturing process improvements, and automation.
Parabel USA Inc. (“Parabel”) is proud to offer its employees an excellent benefits package, including healthcare, dental, vision, strong 401k employer contributions, free disability, and life insurance. Employees become eligible for healthcare benefits on the 1st of the month following their start date. Parabel contributes 72%-80% of the cost of the employee’s health insurance premium. The remaining balance is deducted from the employee’s bi-weekly paycheck. Only full-time employees are eligible to receive benefits.
Parabel also includes Term-Life Insurance, AD&D Insurance, Short-Term Disability, and Long-Term Disability at no cost to the employee. Parabel offers a 401(k) Plan. The 401(k) eligibility is available 90 days after the start date as part of the employment benefits package.