Organization: Retail Business Services - an Ahold Delhaize company
Job Position: Culinary Innovation R&D Chef
Job Location: North Kingstown, RI
- Lead the development, implementation and execution of culinary innovation and renovation through a blend of Culinary arts and Food Science across an assigned private brands portfolio of products.
- Lead culinary aspects of ideation, conceptualization and prototype development for innovation and renovation projects in partnership with Product Development managers.
- Stay current on new trends and effectively communicate them.
- Support assigned retail grocery brand teams with renovation and reformulation, and solutions to flavor and quality opportunities.
- Focus on developing commercially viable differentiated and innovative products.
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and related work experience:
- Culinary Arts and/or Culinology (with experience in at least one of the following: restaurant, foodservice environment or product development)
- Food science background is beneficial
- 1+ year experience with a commercial food manufacturing company preferred
- Retail Food Service experience a plus
- Experience in teaching non-culinary professionals a plus
- 3+ years of related experience
Retail Business Services, LLC, is the services company of Ahold Delhaize USA.
Relocation Program: Negotiable
Apply online here.