Operations Planning Manager

Newark, California, United States | Full-time | Partially remote

We are hiring! If you love boba, cakes, and want to make a difference to bring them to the next level and make them available to more people, look no further and come apply!
ZERO& and Hanabi are excited to hire an experienced Strategy & Planning Manager to join the team! Our vision is to make tasty and healthy food and beverages more accessible to everyone. We are now operating at San Francisco Premium Outlet and Stanford Shopping Center for fruit tea and bakery products, and we are on a mission to open dozens of locations in the next few years. Please visit our website @ www.zeroand.com and www.enjoyhanabi.com to learn more about our product offerings;
  • Work with central operations, retail stores, supply chain, and other corporate functions to develop operations strategies and material requirement & procurement plans for critical raw materials based on the production plans to ensure availability;
  • Direct demand planning and inventory management processes, budget and deliverables;
  • Generate inventory projections, maintains sufficient inventory levels, issue summaries, and other KPIs and reports for monthly planning cycle;
  • Request raw material manufacturing, procurement and/or shipping quotes, create required purchase orders, review and approve invoices;
  • Prepare and communicate monthly / quarterly raw material procurement forecast internally and externally.
  • Other projects assigned by manager;
  • Bachelor's Degree; MBA or graduate degree in an analytical field preferred;
  • 3+ years of work experience involving analytical rigor as typically seen in, but not restricted to, functions like business operations, supply chain management, etc.;
  • Program / project management and operations experience; ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and driving initiatives in a cross-functional environment;
  • Problem solving and analysis experience solving business problems (commercial, operational, organizational);
  • Experience with Excel and other data analytic tools for running data analysis and building quantitative models for business decision making, pivot table based reporting, using charts for visualization and use of lookup and math functions, and experience with Tableau;


What you’ll get
  • Career path: Exciting projects opportunities and exposure in a fast-growing startup; You will work with a group of smart people and have impact on the industry!
  • Competitive comp and benefits: We believe in pay for performance and want you to have a strong sense of ownership of the company.
  • Lots of free boba and cake tasting and more amazing innovative drinks and bakery items awaits! We constantly create new products. You’ll be one of the first to try and a big part of refining it!