My client is a leading and innovative food company specializing in crafting delectable desserts that delight the senses. Dedicated to creating exceptional taste experiences, they are seeking a passionate and creative Development Chef to join the team and contribute to the exciting world of dessert innovation.
As a Development Chef, you will play a key role in the NPD team, focusing on the ideation, creation, and enhancement of an exquisite range of desserts. You will be responsible for developing and testing new dessert recipes, improving existing ones, and ensuring that products consistently meet the highest standards of taste, presentation, and quality.
Create and innovate dessert recipes that cater to current market trends and consumer preferences.
Develop and refine recipes for cakes, pastries, ice creams, puddings, and other sweet treats.
Conduct research on new ingredients, techniques, and flavors to continuously elevate product quality.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including R&D, production, and marketing, to bring new desserts to market.
Conduct taste tests and gather feedback to make necessary adjustments and improvements.
Maintain accurate records of recipe development, ingredient costs, and production processes.
Stay up-to-date with industry trends and incorporate new ideas into dessert development.
Ensure that all recipes and products meet food safety and quality standards.
Proven experience as a Pastry Chef, Development Chef, or similar role in the dessert industry.
Extensive knowledge of baking, confectionery, and dessert preparation techniques, ingredients, and equipment.
Creative and innovative mindset with a passion for creating mouthwatering desserts.
Strong communication and teamwork skills to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines.
Understanding of food safety and quality regulations.
Culinary degree or relevant certification is a plus.
What We Offer:
Competitive salary and benefits package.
A dynamic and collaborative work environment.
Opportunities for career growth and development.
The chance to work with a passionate team and create unforgettable dessert experiences for our customers.
If you are a talented and passionate Development Chef with a love for creating desserts that leave a lasting impression, we want to hear from you! Join our team and be a part of our journey to deliver delectable dessert creations that bring joy to our customers.