Organization: Real Food for Real Kids
Location: East end of Toronto, ON
Seeking: Food Innovation Coordinator
Positions Available: 1
Reports to: Director of Food Planning
Direct Reports: n/a
Hours: Full Time
Application Deadline: ongoing
Anticipated Start Date: ASAP
About Real Food for Real Kids:
A multiple award-winning company recognized for excellence and innovation, Real Food for Real Kids (RFRK) is a leading healthy catering company for childcare centres, elementary schools and camps. RFRK proudly serves delicious meals and snacks to over 15,000 children throughout the Greater Toronto Area every day. Our mission is to enable and inspire a lifetime of healthy eating and to have a great time doing it! Join a fast-growing company on a world-changing mission.
A glimpse at the role:
The Food Innovation Coordinator is RFRK’s ‘hunter’ of new products and ingredients. They ensure that every new ingredient and product we buy fits with our food values, guidelines, philosophy, cost specifications, food safety standards and industry and client requirements. They are responsible for following processes for new products and ingredients integration into our existing recipes and menus. With direction from the Chief Food Innovation Officer (CFIO) and Director of Food Planning, the Food Innovation Coordinator works closely with third-party manufacturers and suppliers to procure and develop new and exciting products and ingredients.
Some of the things you’ll get paid to do:
Research & Procurement
The things you can’t believe you’ll be getting paid to do:
Yes, it sounds like a lot, but anything less wouldn’t interest you! You see the alchemy of these responsibilities, and the chance to take a fast-growing company (on a world-changing mission) to new heights as too good to pass up.
Required Education and Experience:
Skills and Personal Attributes:
To apply, go to http://bit.ly/1Xwmi8o
Please upload your résumé and cover letter, including salary expectations, explaining why you’d be a great fit for this role!
RFRK is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from diverse backgrounds and communities.
No phone calls, please. We’ll contact applicants that fit the bill, and invite them in for an interview.
Thanks for your interest in Real Food for Real Kids!