View Our Website View All Jobs

Culinary R&D Assistant

Sakara Life is a fast-growing premium lifestyle brand that is building the future of health & wellness. To do so, we are focused on hiring the best people and building an all-star team.

Job Description:

As a Culinary R&D Assistant, you will work directly with the Production Chef to test recipes on a weekly basis. Tasks will include:

  • Gathering and helping source ingredients
  • Executing recipes
  • Maintaining regular check-ins with the Chef to ensure instructions make sense and are being properly followed
  • Granular documentation of any recipe changes needed according to yield or ingredient amounts
  • Helping the Chef prepare for tastings

While the R&D role requires elements of creativity, your primary responsibility will be recipe execution with an exceptional attention to detail.

Requirements:

  • Passion for food, particularly in the health and wellness space
  • Culinary degree and/or at least 2 years of experience in the culinary field preferred.
  • Proficiency in Google Drive and Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel) 
  • Superb communication, organization and detail-oriented skills
  • Self-sufficient and team oriented
  • Ability to lift heavy items (up to 50 lbs) on a regular basis

Compensation:

This is a part-time hourly position.  You will be working out of our kitchen in Brooklyn. Hours may fluctuate slightly week to week and hourly rate will be dictated by level of experience.

Read More

Apply for this position

Required*
Apply with Indeed
Attach resume as .pdf, .doc, or .docx (limit 2MB) or Paste resume

Paste your resume here or Attach resume file

150