Fulfillment Shift Leader

Montijo, Portugal
4 days ago
Full time role


kencko is a smart food company, reinventing organic fruit and vegetable products to help people eat healthier, and waste less. ...

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Job Description

Our Mission

We make it easy for everyone to build healthy habits and eat more fruit and vegetables by creating innovative products that are highly nutritious, sustainable, and delicious.

How We Do It

Just 1 in 10 US adults eats the recommended minimum of 5 cups of fruits and vegetables every day. We're helping solve that problem with convenient, organic, and mouth-watering products. We transform fresh, organic fruits and veggies into handy single-serving meal moments such as instant smoothies, delicious gum drops, and hearty bowls. 

Job Overview

We are a fast growing B-Corp company who strongly believes every single kencko-er we hire is a key part of our shared success. We are now seeking a full-time Fulfillment Shift Leader to be a part of the team in our Lisbon-Marvila office. This position requires teamwork, good organizational skills, strong attention to detail, and effective leadership skills. Portuguese residents only.

Main Goals

Organize and oversee the Fulfillment team's daily tasks to ensure our members' unique kencko orders are filled appropriately and on time. 


  • Ensure the necessary headcount and resources to accommodate seasonality and team members' time-off 
  • Partner with the Operations Manager to ensure process optimization
  • Ensure every order fulfilled follows the established quality standards
  • Perform quality checks on the incoming stock
  • Identify and report quality issues
  • Prepare and customize member orders
  • Optimize timings of order processing
  • Perform quality control and prepare orders for shipping
  • Manually count inventory items to verify accuracy on a regular basis
  • Maintain a clean, organized and safe working area
  • Comply with all HACCP requirements
  • Other tasks and responsibilities upon request

Experience You Bring

  • 1+ years'  shift management in the retail or hospitality/food industry
  • Ability to lift up 18 kgs
  • Comfortable wearing protective equipment (uniform, plastic gloves, hair net, food industry shoes) and removing jewelry while in the workplace, as well as maintaining short nails/no polish and light make-up
  • Eager and fast learner
  • Ability to laugh at yourself and the small day to day things
  • Excellent level of spoken and written English
  • Fluent in Portuguese
  • Ability to work in our Montijo warehouse office, 4 days a week
  • Flexibility to work in shifts (AM - 8h to 15h30; PM - 15h30 to 23h)

What we offer

  • An employee stock equity award approved by the Board of Directors
  • Private health insurance, company pays 100% premium for employee and spouse/domestic partner
  • 25 days of paid time off
  • 7.63 euro per day for a meal allowance
  • Donation to your favorite charity on your birthday
  • Wellness perks via our kencko-er assistance program (legal, financial, work/life balance, and mental health services)
  • A casual, dynamic, ambitious, and fun work environment
  • A destination company offsite
  • Free nutrition consults
  • Steep discount on kencko products
  • Be part of a B-Corp team that is shaking-up the nutrition industry for the better!

Kencko is committed to bringing together individuals from different backgrounds and perspectives. We strive to create an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive, feel a sense of belonging, and do great work together. As an equal opportunity employer, we prohibit any unlawful discrimination against a job applicant on the basis of their race, color, religion, veteran status, sex, parental status, gender identity or expression, transgender status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetic information. We respect the laws enforced by the EEOC and are dedicated to going above and beyond in fostering diversity across our company.

kencko is a smart food company, reinventing organic fruit and vegetable products to help people eat healthier, and waste less. ...

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