Careers

Associate Product Manager

Orlando, FL

About Taylor Fresh Foods, Inc.

Taylor Fresh Foods, Inc. is dedicated to being North America’s favorite maker of salads and healthy fresh foods.  Our “Taylor Family” includes nearly 12,000 team members who are passionate about making high quality, great tasting products for families across North America.  As we continue to rapidly grow, we have a career opportunity available for a talented and motivated individual to join Taylor Farms Florida team as an Associate Product Manager located in Orlando, Florida.

About the Role

The Associate Product Manager will manage all the details associated to the product launches with a major southeast retailer.  The Associate Product Manager will work with cross-functional operational teams, including those from Operations, Procurement, Finance, R&D, QA and Engineers, as well as the Product Manager.

Job responsibilities:

  1. Job aid creation and execution
  2. Sample request execution
  3. Manage label discontinuation process
  4. Participate in costing workbook process
  5. Initiate new Axapta item from/ customer specification
  6. Nutritional document and verification process to review ingredients
  7. Lead label verification and transparency process
  8. Conduct any ship testing required
  9. Launch meeting with TFFL team
  10. Launch/First production day (Audit and final product review)
  11. Execute first run samples to customer
  12. Provide first shipment recap including photos
  13. Provide post launch review
  14. Cross functional to back up any team member
  15. Proficient at Microsoft office to manage projects, pivot tables, create charts
  16. Responsible for commercialization agenda
  17. Add weekly BOM explosion
  18. 9:00am KPI’s
  19. Sample request ties in market/corporate requests (corporate photo requests of competitor products ).
  20. Commercialization agenda, action items and follow ups

Qualifications

  • 2-3 years experience
  • Positive Attitude: possess a “can do” spirit
  • Reliability- “no excuse” performers
  • Works with others – plays as a team and achieves excellence together
  • Drives for results- focuses on the end result and does the right thing
  • Respect- to each other and for authority/chain of command. Courtesy and Respect to all co-workers and or customers must be exercised always
  • Integrity- be honest and forth right in all situations
  • Professionalism- conduct ourselves appropriately to represent Taylor Farms
  • Gratitude- go above and beyond to deliver outstanding service
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook are required
  • Communication skills to work effectively with team members
  • Previous manufacturing experience preferred, but not required
  • Self-motivation to follow through on daily assignments
  • Excellent communication skills and extremely detail oriented
  • Communication skills to work effectively with team members
  • Strong ability to delegate, give instructions and work independently
  • Strong ability to multi-task and efficiently manage time
  • Strong ability to follow-through on assignments
  • Bilingual a plus

For confidential consideration, please submit your resume via email to tffcareers@taylorfarms.com.  Please type the following in the subject line:  Associate Product Manager, Taylor Farms Florida

Taylor Farms, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to attracting and retaining the best possible talent to help manage and grow our business. We are looking for energetic people who share our commitment to innovation, quality, and excellence, and who are as passionate about healthy fresh foods as we are.