Recipe Developer


Business Services | Sydney, AU

At HelloFresh, we want to change the way people eat. Over the past 7 years we've seen this mission spread beyond our wildest dreams. Now, we are the leading global company in the expanding online recipe kit delivery market.

So, how did we do it? Our weekly recipe boxes full of exciting recipes and lovingly sourced, fresh ingredients have blossomed into a community of inspired, energised home cooks that expands across the globe. We are one of the fastest growing meal kit businesses and are active and growing in 12 different countries across 3 continents.

If you would like to join an energetic and highly motivated team and work in a dynamic, high-energy, high-growth field where you can really have an impact and make a difference every single day then join us and become part of developing a global fresh food champion.

Job description

You will...

  • Be part of the team that develops recipes for HelloFresh Meal Kits

  • Test, test, and test again in our new HelloFresh Test Kitchen in our Chippendale

  • Create recipes that are quick, simple and delicious for our growing horde of
    hungry customers

  • Analyse and take on board feedback from our External testers and rework the
    recipes accordingly

  • Review, monitor and report on the performance of weekly menus and
    implement strategic learnings for future recipe development

  • Collaborate with the Recipe Editorial team in the editing and photography
    process for recipe card creation

  • Work closely with the Product Innovation to deliver on strategic projects to
    support both new and existing product development

Mandatory requirements

You have...

  • Experience in a food related field and a creative flair for cooking

  • At least 2-3 years’ experience in recipe development (test kitchen, magazine,
    media, home economics, meal kit)

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a food related field

  • Exceptional written expression for the authoring and editing of concise, simple
    recipe methods

You are...

  • Obsessed with food!

  • Creative and pragmatic when it comes to creating new recipes and using new, exciting, and alternative ingredients

  • Proactive, ambitious, and assertive: you take ownership of your work and think beyond the scope of a given assignment

  • Organised, make things happen, creative at solving problems, and relentless until the desired outcome is achieved

  • Able to maintain consistent deadlines while ensuring complete accuracy across all tasks

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, G Suite and Dropbox

  • Excited to work in a fast-paced environment with constant change and limited direction

  • Passionate about our business and changing the grocery retail landscape in Australia

  • An eye for details and strong comfort with G Suite

  • Recipe testing all day everyday

  • Flat hierarchies, constant learning with room for personal growth

  • Fabulous young dynamic team atmosphere

What we offer...

  • Heavily discounted HelloFresh boxes

  • You work in a passionate and dynamic environment

  • Flat hierarchies, constant learning with plenty of room for personal growth

Start Date: TBC