At Pharmavite, we strive to make the world a better place. It is in our DNA.
More than 45 years ago, our founders focused on improving health & wellness by going back to the basics--good nutrition and essential nutrients & minerals. Since that day, we have been a leader in the health and wellness industry and have earned the trust of consumers, healthcare professionals, and retailers alike by offering the highest quality vitamins and supplements under the Nature Made® brand.
We make products with a purpose, and our purpose is "Bringing the Gift of Health to Life."
We believe that people are the foundation for a successful, growing business and we are seeking someone passionate about our industry and purpose. We work hard, we care about what we do, and we get it done. Together, we deliver exceptional results.
Nature Made® is a leading national brand of Vitamins and Supplements in food, drug, mass and club retail outlets, and a top 10 brand in the Health and Beauty category. Staying true to our founders' intent, Nature Made® is committed to high quality.
Purpose of Job:
This role contributes to Pharmavite's success by providing decision support to the organization to drive business growth and improve profitability. Responsible for supporting company innovation with respect to total delivered cost. Also supports direct sourcing team on reporting & analyzing purchase price variance and seeking out new cost savings projects. Performs ad-hoc analysis and/or support cross-functional projects to improve operational efficiencies and optimize profitability. Also manages the control function around headquarters-based operations overhead expenditures as well as capital investments.
Essential Responsibilities and Duties:
Performs 'what-if' new product costing analytics, completes and distributes results as well as ROI reporting to internal customers. Shares insights and optimization recommendations widely with all internal customers.
Supports the organization in making investment decisions between make versus buy.
Directs the development of operational plans and financial forecasts for direct sourcing (raw materials, packaging components, outside processor vendor bulk and finished goods) and measures results. Reports on forecast accuracy metrics, identifies areas for improvement and initiates changes to make necessary improvements.
Ensures proper expense control over HQ-based operations overhead (quality, planning, procurement, lean, tech ops, engineering, business resilience and admin).
Creates models, conducts research, and analyzes actual business performance against targets in the Operating Plan, Strategic Plan, and Forecasts as applicable. Quantifies opportunities and risks, and recommends alternatives. Conducts ad-hoc analyses as needed to support operational decision-making and improve profitability. Communicates results and action plans widely to all internal customers.
Drives process improvement initiatives of key business processes, especially those that require cross group participation.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Requires a four-year college or university degree or its equivalent. A Masters of Business Administration (MBA) is preferred.
No certifications required.
Requires five to eight years' experience in business analytics, accounting, or a related field; experience in supply chain in a consumer products company and supervisory experience preferred. Hyperion Planning experience is a plus
Accounting skills and knowledge of IFRS. Knowledge of financial planning processes and financial statement analytics preferred.
Knowledge of product costing (BOM, machine/labor routers) and purchase price variance analytics.
Advanced PC skills using Excel & PowerPoint required. Data warehousing or business intelligence preferred.
Excellent communication and problem solving skills; outstanding customer service orientation.
Detail oriented and thorough, with the ability to think 'big-picture' and understand the key trends and levers that drive the business.
Ability to juggle multiple priorities and projects and reprioritize as necessary to align with current business objectives.
High energy and ability to work well cross-functionally.
Self-motivated; high bias for action.
General office environment, ability to sit for long periods. Ability to move about an office.
Exposure to disagreeable elements is negligible.
The incumbent must be able to perform this job safely without endangering the health or safety of self or others.
The incumbent has direct supervisory responsibility for one to five employees.
We are proud to offer:
Salary is competitive with a bonus program
Exceptional benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision insurance
401K with company matching
Life insurance, and long term disability coverage
Substantial discounts on our products
11 paid holidays per year
An opportunity to be part of a health/wellness organization
Credit union membership
Pharmavite headquarters are located in the greater Los Angeles area - Northridge, CA
Visit our website at Pharmavite.com
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Pharmavite is an equal employment and affirmative action employer F/M/Disability/Vet.
For more than 45 years, Pharmavite has been a trusted leader in the wellness industry, recognized for providing quality vitamins, minerals and supplements under our Nature Made® brand name.
Who We Are: Our mission is People creating new products for better health worldwide.
What We Do: Our vision is inspiring the healthiest you through more complete nutrition... Wherever you are in life.
As a member of the Pharmavite team, employees enjoy competitive salaries and an exceptional benefits package featuring medical, dental, vision, 401K, life insurance, and long term disability coverage. In addition, employees enjoy educational assistance, credit union membership, substantial discounts on our products, and 11 paid holidays per year.