Founded in June 2007 and based in Denver, Colorado’s Cherry Creek neighborhood, the first Smashburger opened with one simple notion in mind : to serve a better burger and, in the process, helped create a new category.
The brand smashed convention to deliver an all-in better burger experience focused on fresh, quality ingredients, a cool, hip environment, and exceptional service conducive to a busy modern lifestyle.
About JFC, our Parent Company
In October 2015, Smashburger Master LLC, agreed to sell a significant stake to Jollibee Foods Corp. (JFC). Jollibee is the largest restaurant company in the Philippines, operating more than 3,000 restaurants, including Burger King Philippines, Red Ribbon, ChowKing, Greenwich Pizza, and with 30% of its restaurants outside the Philippines.
Today, Jollibee is the 100% owner of Smashburger and seeks to solidify the brand in the U.S. before its next chapter of growth in the U.
S. and abroad, which includes organic growth, unit expansion and new acquisitions. In July 2019, Jollibee announced the acquisition of Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf moving further towards their vision of becoming one of the Top Five restaurant companies in the world.
Jollibee is characterized by a culture of trust, humility, collaboration, decisiveness and executional excellence.
What We Offer :
Highly competitive wages
401k, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Options
Manage daily interactions with foodservice distributors
Resolve restaurant / operations questions and issues, both corporate and franchise
Coordinate, communicate and monitor product transitions and LTO roll outs with distributors
Track and communicate inventory of item transitions, deletions and tests on a weekly and ad hoc basis
Communicate and monitor the set-up of all new items at our distribution centers as required
Track and communicate usage and inventories of item transitions and deletions
Develop model to forecast LTO and test item usage (demand planning)
Analyze all LTOs and National Promotions to gauge performance and forecast accuracy
Manage new restaurant list and communication from a Supply Chain standpoint
Review distributor order guides for price and product accuracy
Develop distributor KPIs and evaluation process to ensure service levels are meet
Single point of communication to the distribution network regarding Smashburger
Communicate distribution information to all key personnel
Maintain distributor files and contracts
Potential opportunity to manage spend for select food items
Other duties may be assigned
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and / or abilities required.
Undergraduate degree required; preferably in Supply Chain / Business management or related field
One to three years of supply chain experience preferred
Knowledgeable in supply chain management
Knowledgeable in consolidation and freight management
Knowledgeable in project management
Restaurant, foodservice or inventory management experience is helpful
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Ability to read, write and communicate in English
Extensive computer skills; spreadsheet programming ability preferred
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel. Access and Power Point preferred.
Ability to manage multiple tasks with constant interruptions
Problem solving and reasoning skills
Strong communication and people skills
PHYSICAL DEMANDS include, but are not limited to, the following :
Some repetitive motion may be required.
May be required to lift up to 50 lbs.
Required to operate equipment set at standard height.
Must reach, bend, stoop, and lift.
May be required to work evenings and / or weekends.
Travel may be required.
Must have access to adequate transportation.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.