Strategic Sourcing Manager

Posted on 5/14/2024

Daily Harvest

Daily Harvest

51-200 employees

Plant-based, ready-to-eat organic meal delivery

Consumer Goods

Compensation Overview

$75k - $125kAnnually

+ Equity


New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
  • Bachelor's degree preferred in Operations, Industrial Engineering, Accounting, or Finance
  • 5+ years experience in food manufacturing, preferably in supply chain or operations
  • Advanced proficiency in analytical skills using Excel and data management tools
  • Proficiency in ERP systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communications and oral presentation skills
  • Highly adaptable and flexible
  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness in work
  • Bias for action and drive to produce results
  • Highly effective ability to collaborate, negotiate, influence, and network with a wide range of diverse groups
  • High level proficiency in computer applications and systems including Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Own the day to day management and development of the ingredient & packaging categories
  • Contract annual needs for your ingredients and spec
  • Negotiate upcoming contracts
  • Review annual needs through NetSuite to prepare ongoing contracts
  • Manage bid process for current suppliers and potential new suppliers & build proposals for swaps or value chain supplier changes
  • Request and review monthly inventory from partners to avoid stock outs or production related delays
  • Articulate floor stock demands with each supplier for rolling 3M basis
  • Escalate and communicate any ingredient or contract delays with Planning team
  • Partner with the Director of Strategic Sourcing to build the annual budget and identify cost savings opportunities and upcoming market movements or risks
  • Develop short and long term strategy for each ingredient and supplier
  • Issue accurate projections to suppliers on a monthly basis
  • Collect Monthly Inventory & Record Monthly Transactions in Netsuite to support contract depletion
  • Collaborate with Business Operations Lead to socialize business systems need including by not limited to: NetSuite functionally and reporting, supply chain efficiencies, etc
  • Work with FSQA to onboard new ingredients through internal systems and coordinate between suppliers and Daily Harvest FSQA to resolve any issues
  • Support Purchasing Analyst with placing POs for manufacturing partners when needed; support entire supply chain and accounting reconciliation process from PO to EOM close
  • Support Accounting and Finance teams to close month end books on time and accurately. Ensure timely entering of all IRs, POs
  • Approve Invoices in Bill.com

Daily Harvest provides an exciting workplace for those passionate about sustainable and healthy eating. As a leader in plant-based, ready-to-eat meals, the company’s focus on using organic ingredients and direct-to-consumer distribution not only meets consumer demand for convenience but also upholds strong ethical standards in sourcing. Employees at Daily Harvest can take pride in contributing to a company that champions accessibility to healthy food options while continuously looking to innovate and improve its environmental impact.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding



New York, New York



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Flexible time-off policy

Comprehensive health benefits

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