Vacancy: Head of Operations

About Mealhero

Mealhero is a fast growing foodtech scaleup that is making tasty and healthy food easy again. We only started out 2 years ago but in that time, we’ve grown from 1 to +1.000’s of happy families using our platform in Belgium and The Netherlands. We are always on the hunt to further accelerate our growth spurt and aim for triple digit growth every single year.

We like to think big and radically want to transform the way we eat at home. Doing so empowers our entire food platform, it grows our customer base and it gets us one step closer to our ultimate goal: A Personal Chef in every home.

 

About the role

Given our ambitious growth plans, we are looking to hire a Head of Operations who will be responsible for our entire Operational Structure and Supply Chain in food, logistics and steamer fleet. That means that you’ll be a key member of our executive team and will be working closely together with our founders in developing and implementing a strong operational structure to allow for explosive growth.

This role will require an immense amount of passion for food, direct to consumer, operational excellence and fast growth. So we can make a difference in the lives of our customers and exponentially grow our business. This unique role is a perfect fit for someone who isn’t afraid of a challenge in setting up, managing and really upscaling an entire supply chain. 

 

You will be responsible for

  • Operational strategy
    • Developing a long term operational strategy with a strong emphasis on growth, operational excellence and continuous improvement
  • Partnerships
    • You are able to set up long lasting partnerships within our supply chain that allow us to constant meet demand for our products and services
  • Operations team
    • Hiring and retaining top talents in the operations team across all functions in food, hardware and logistics

 

Requirements

  • A proven track record (5 - 7 years) in a fast growing food and direct to consumers business
  • Experience in working within a high growth and business calling mindset
  • You know how to set up and scale up a complex operational supply chain that is able to constantly improve 
  • Strong understanding of operational KPIs, metrics and analytics
  • Fluent in Dutch and English
  • Passion for food, operations and direct to consumer
  • You are ready to take on a massive challenge and take full ownership

 

What we’re offering

  • The opportunity to make a really strong impact on the everyday lives of our customers
  • Become one of the key members of a fast growing company within a very exciting position with lots of responsibility 
  • You will receive a very competitive salary with excellent benefits
  • A lot of freedom to take initiative as soon as you’ll see the chance
  • You’ll be doing that from our brand new and highly energetic HQ in Erpe-Mere
  • A kickass vibe and team that really want to move forward (we’re not joking)
  • Every morning, there’s great coffee, drinks and legendary team events

 

Getting hungry?

Send your resume and motivation to jobs@mealhero.me