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Open Positions

We are looking for a driven, passionate, detail-oriented individual to intern part time with the Prima family in a Product Development and Quality role. This individual will report to the Manager of Product Development and Quality and will work closely with other cross-functional teams on broader company initiatives.

Internship is for school credit only. Please contact Nicole Gillespe at nicole@prima.co with a resume / CV and cover letter if you are interested in applying.

Who You Are

You thrive when you are given a new task and you love to learn. Although you’re moving quickly, you are detail-oriented and make sure things are done right. You are a proactive problem solver with a love of consumer products, data, details, and project execution. In your mind, the task is never too small – all of your contributions have an impact on the great business goals. You are passionate to grow your knowledge and experience within the industry and you have a strong desire to develop a successful career in consumer products.

Your background should demonstrate an eagerness to problem solve, work efficiently across multiple projects at a time, strong attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task and organize. The position will provide an excellent learning ground and opportunity for those with a true passion for building best in class products in a new and quickly emerging category targeted towards wellness and healthful lifestyles.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Research and evaluate new and best-selling competitive products for formula, packaging, aesthetics, claims product positioning as they relate to the brand’s current products and future category opportunities
  • Create product competitive analyses
  • Assist in implementation of new Quality SOPs
  • Request and organize required raw material documentation from suppliers
  • Assist in Made Safe, EWG Verified, and Organic certification submission processes
  • Generate product specifications (Bulk, F&A, Artwork, Packaging) for new products and facilitate review and approval process
  • Maintain and organize product and packaging sample submissions, competitive product, and archives
  • Monitor production timelines and facilitate on-time execution of tasks
  • Generate, send, and manage packaging RFQ’s and samples
  • Provide general Product Development & Quality Assurance support as needed

Qualifications/Requirements

  1. Currently pursuing Bachelors degree or MBA in a relevant field (biology, chemistry, business, marketing or other related field)
  2. Skilled in Microsoft Office and Excel
  3. Basic knowledge of Asana and/or Smartsheet a plus

Internship is for school credit only. Please contact Nicole Gillespe at nicole@prima.co with a resume / CV and cover letter if you are interested in applying.

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This is bigger than all of us.
Our mission is our North Star.

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Maintain empathy. Listen actively. Communicate respectfully. Be kind.

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Prioritize yourself. Communicate your needs. When you thrive, we all thrive.

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Believe in better.

Demand the highest standards. Deliver the goods.

Show up.

Lead with optimism. Bring passion and curiosity. Practice self-awareness.

Own it.

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Courageously innovate.

Be brave. Think big. Push beyond.

Embrace the process.

Try. Fail. Learn. Try again.

Success finds a way.

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Come from a place of “Yes.”

Yes, we can. Yes, it’s possible. Yes, there is always a way.
Prima is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Prima provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

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