Company: Better Nutritionals LLC is a manufacturer of Pectin-based, non-sticky, high quality gummy vitamin and dietary supplements. To date, the facility is certified allergen free and Kosher. The gummies are vegan and gluten free and can be organic. It is the only facility to have NSF and BRC Certifications. Further, it is built to near-pharmaceutical standards. Better Nutritionals is a premium tier, contract manufacturer, driven by its purpose of “ Superior Alternative Healthy Choices “.
Experience: 10+ years of progressive legal experience with foundational training in a well-respected law firm followed by in-house experience. Ideal candidate will have proven business savvy and strategic vision, as well as experience with commercial contracts, corporate, regulatory/legal compliance matters, labor and employment, litigation management, and intellectual property management. In addition, exceptional insights into balanced risk management, facilitated by the role of being a business partner to Senior Leadership.
As the first General Counsel for this organization, the ideal candidate will have proven leadership skills and experience managing a lean legal function, and will bring both strategic thinking as well as a roll up the sleeves detail orientation. There is a strong preference for candidates who have previously been in-house in nimble, lean, fast-paced environments, experiencing significant growth in the business. Consumer products, nutritional supplements or pharma, or manufacturing/distribution experience is desired.
Relocation:Strong preference for local candidates. New HQ located in Norco; GC is expected to be on-site along with the other executives.
Bar: Member in good standing of at least one U.S. state with the ability to become Registered In-House Counsel (RIHC) in the State of California.
Internal Number: 123654
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