HelloFresh is on a mission to transform the way the world thinks about home cooking. Forget the hassle of supermarkets, or the tiresome process of planning your weekly meals - we deliver to your door all the ingredients, instructions and inspiration needed to make delicious meals at home, from scratch.
At just 9 years in, we’re the industry leader and have delivered hundreds of millions of meals to millions of households worldwide and are passionate about disrupting one of the last industries to go online - food and grocery.
But most importantly, it’s our incredible people who make HelloFresh what it is. We thrive on giving our employees an inclusive working environment, in which they have access to development opportunities and in which their voices are heard and valued every day.
This helps us best reflect and serve our customers.So if you’re keen to join a caring, fun and energetic team, look no further! About the job : As our new Recipe Development Manager, you will work within the Culinary team at HelloFresh and will create delicious, healthy recipes with the best ingredients! You will manage our Recipe Development Lead and together work on the planning, tracking, coordination, and performance of recipe production and improvement initiatives.
This is a pivotal role in the business and cross-functional work will be critical. What you will be doing : Creating, costing, cooking, and writing delicious recipes based on briefs from the menu planning and Insights functions.
Active feedback of recipes is required across teams.Leading the brainstorming process and inspiring other team members to ensure that all recipes that are created are of the highest calibre and meeting customer demands.
Managing the Recipe Development Lead to ensure that all work is completed in a timely manner and to agreed standards.Managing your team’s recipes through the creation, cooking, testing, and validation process.
Meeting weekly deadlines and ensuring data accuracy throughout.Checking and editing recipes to ensure all ordering data and instructions are correct.
Gathering and responding to customer feedback on a weekly basis. Learning from feedback and reworking recipes to make sure customer satisfaction is guaranteed.
Manage and oversee the selection of ingredients for use in HelloFresh recipes. Make decisions on which ingredients to onboard and manage the relationships with other departments involved in this process.
Gathering best practices from colleagues in other HelloFresh departments and markets to create and implement best practice processes and ways of working.
Who you are : You have experience as a chef / recipe developer with demonstrable evidence of recipe creation, development, and writing.
You have a qualification in nutrition.Ideally, you managed people before.You have good administrative management and IT competencies.
You developed a strong aptitude in costing recipes, a real understanding of the need to hit budgetary targets, and the ability to adjust recipes according to changing business circumstances.
Proven ability to influence key stakeholders, work cross-functionally, and autonomously.Strong analytical skills and competencies and the ability to summarize quantitative concepts into a digestible format.
Ability to manage priorities simultaneously and meet time-sensitive deadlines in a fast-paced environment.Good communication skills.
What you will get in return : 70% discount on HelloFresh boxes from day 1Free local gym access or private health carePension scheme contributionAdditional working flexibility available after 6 monthsAccess to our Learning & Development platform, to keep learning on top of your daily tasks!Borrow my Doggy Premium accountFree breakfast, hot and cold drinks every dayWeekly Power Sanctuary Yoga classEmployee Assistance Programme provided by Health AssuredRegular fun activities and team building Start date : ASAP, 2020Location : The HelloFresh Farm, 60 Worship Street, EC2A 2EZ, LondonRecruitment Process : first, you will have a phone interview with a member of our Talent Acquisition team.
Should you be successful, we will ask you to work on a technical test (should be fun) at home. If you are invited to the next stage, it will be two video interviews (one competency interview in which you will present a case study) and a culture fit interview.
The final candidates will be invited to do some cooking! We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, race, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity / paternity, religion or belief.
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