Vice President of Food Safety and Quality

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Job Description: 

Sensei Ag is a market-changing AgTech company aiming to solve global gaps and inconsistencies in nutrition, food safety, and food security through the transformative power of data. Guided by the capabilities and insights of our founders, technology entrepreneur Larry Ellison and Dr. David Agus, we design, develop and deploy cutting-edge agricultural technologies to build a better, more stable food supply that is capable of feeding our entire world nutritionally-relevant, delicious, affordable meals. 

Everything we do is evidence-led, radically transparent, always enriching.  

We have an immediate opening for a Vice President of Food Safety and Quality to join our team.

The Vice President of Food Safety & Quality will lead & provide technical direction in meeting the company's food safety, quality, regulatory & consumer objectives. Fresh produce experience is REQUIRED as we are looking for someone to lead our company's efforts to provide quality products to our consumers. 

This position will be based on the West Coast and requires frequent travel to all of our operating facilities.   

To be successful in this role you will be required to have:  

  • Bachelor's degree in Food Science or other related disciplines 
  • Familiarity with indoor growing and/or greenhouses
  • Strong food safety & quality management experience in the fresh produce industry  
  • Self-starter, action-oriented, able to lead others, organized and detail-oriented, able to work in a team environment, able to lead change, and continuously drive to improve processes  
  • High level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations and documentation  
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills  
  • Strong computer software skills 

Traits We Value

  • Appreciation for transforming health and the future of food 
  • Loves a good challenge
  • Resourceful and adaptable
  • A strong sense of curiosity
  • Embraces feedback and continually seeks to improve
  • Collaborative and knows how to get things done as part of a team

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Competitive medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401k and FSA plans
  • Cell phone bill reimbursement
  • Flexible PTO, vacation days and paid holidays
  • Paid parental leave

Our company is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state or federal law.

This policy applies with regard to all aspects of one’s employment, including hiring, transfer, promotion, compensation, eligibility for benefits and termination.