Job Openings



Thank you for your interest in working for World Centric®!  We look for candidates who are:
 
Please read our vision, mission, and values.  They are the source of our culture and central to how we do business. 

We are currently hiring:


Our every action has an impact on the well-being of our planet and our everyday decisions can help create a better world for all. World Centric®certified compostable tableware, cutlery and food packaging provide eco-friendly alternatives to everyday consumption choices, which can help minimize social & economic inequalities, reduce the impact of our consumption on the environment and help create a better and sustainable world.

World Centric started as a non-profit in 2004 and now is a California Benefit Corporation and a certified B-Corp. We offset all our carbon emissions and donate a minimum 25% of profits to environmentally and socially conscious organizations.

World Centric, as a leader in the compostables category, has a dynamic, fast-paced, high growth work environment and is looking for professionals who can thrive in such an environment. The culture and mission fit is very important for us and these requirements include a strong awareness, passion and commitment to social and environmental issues; a high degree of competence, motivation and initiative; and adaptability and ability to collaborate with others.
 

Director of Marketing

The Director of Marketing is responsible for building the World Centric brand with our B2B customers and sustainability-minded retail consumers (B2C). The Director of Marketing will collaborate with our Graphic Designers, Operations Team, and Sales Team to fulfill all facets of the marketing function. This position primarily operates independently and requires an individual with both creative and strategic skills who likes to take a grassroots approach and do more with less.

Reports to the Senior VP of Sales and Marketing. This position is full-time, working out of our Petaluma HQ (potential to work remote if located in Chicago).

Responsibilities:  

Brand Strategy & Go To Market Messaging

Market Analysis/Understanding the Marketplace
 
Brand Execution
 

Requirements:

Compensation & Benefits
Compensation is dependent on experience.  Benefits include Health Insurance coverage, Life Insurance, 401k with company match, donation matching, gym reimbursement, flexible time off, and more.

To Apply
Please email jobs-marketing (at) worldcentric.org with your resume and a 1-page cover letter. In your cover letter, please include the social and/or environmental issues that are important to you along with why you would be a good fit for World Centric®. Please do not forward a LinkedIn profile. No phone calls, please.

 

Southeast Regional Sales Manager - Foodservice Channel

The Regional Sales Manager is responsible for growing product sales in the Southeast Region, through distribution, broker management and strategic operator accounts, both contract management, GPO and independent.  In addition to driving sales growth through broad line and specialty distribution strong experience in specific foodservice segments is a preferred - e.g. Colleges & Universities (C&U), Quick Serve Restaurants (QSR), Business and Industry (B&I), Healthcare and Lodging.  The ability to influence, communicate effectively and manage complexity is required.  Additionally, a passion and commitment to making a positive environmental and social change in the world are required.

Responsibilities


Required Experience


Compensation & Benefits
Compensation is dependent on experience and will be a combination of base salary + bonus.  

To Apply
Please email jobs-sales (at) worldcentric.org with your resume and a 1-page cover letter. In your cover letter, please include the social and/or environmental issues that are important to you along with why you would be a good fit for World Centric®. Please do not forward a LinkedIn profile. No phone calls, please.

 

Chicago-Based Regional Sales Manager - Foodservice Channel

The Regional Sales Manager would be responsible for growing product sales in the Midwest Region, through distribution, broker management, and strategic operator accounts, both contract management, GPO and independent.  In addition to driving sales growth through broad line and specialty distribution strong experience in specific foodservice segments is a preferred - e.g. Colleges & Universities (C&U), Quick Serve Restaurants (QSR), Business and Industry (B&I), Healthcare and Lodging.  The ability to influence, communicate effectively and manage complexity is required.  Additionally, a passion and commitment to making a positive environmental and social change in the world are required.

Responsibilities


Required Experience


Compensation & Benefits
Compensation is dependent on experience and will be a combination of base salary + bonus.  

To Apply
Please email jobs-sales (at) worldcentric.org with your resume and a 1-page cover letter. In your cover letter, please include the social and/or environmental issues that are important to you along with why you would be a good fit for World Centric®. Please do not forward a LinkedIn profile. No phone calls, please.

About World Centric®
World Centric® is an environmental and social enterprise working to reduce environmental degradation and economic injustice. We are one of the leading providers of 100% certified compostable food service products. Started as a non-profit in 2004, World Centric® is now a California Benefit Corporation and as well a certified B-Corp. We partner with organizations whose programs not only offset our carbon emissions but also create regenerative ecosystems. Each year we donate a minimum 25% of pre-tax profits to help those suffering and in need by providing opportunities for economic development, food security, education, housing and basic health care. World Centric® is looking for folks who are passionate about our mission and want to make a difference in the world!  Find out more at worldcentric.org.