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Culinary / R&D - Recipe Tester

Vancouver, BC, Canada Req #2
Thursday, January 30, 2020


Who We Are

Fresh Prep is a fast-growing Vancouver company that makes it easy to cook incredible meals in just 15-30 minutes. We do this by sourcing local ingredients for delicious recipes, which are then prepared and delivered to customers’ homes in reusable cooler bags. In 2018 and 2019, we were recognized by the Georgia Straight as Vancouver’s #1 meal kit.

Who You Are

  • Collaborative Team Player. You are motivated by collaborative team task achievement and driving a results-oriented culture.
  • Strong communicator. Your verbal and written communication skills allow you to get results across easily and quickly, in a friendly and professional manner.
  • Adaptable. You thrive in a changing environment and are able to pivot direction easily.
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail. You’ll triple confirm and cross-check until you know beyond a shadow of a doubt that our recipe cards are 100% error-free!
  • Passionate about the culinary world. Vast knowledge of cooking techniques and unique ingredients is preferable.
  • Able to maintain consistent deadlines. Ensuring complete accuracy across all projects and tasks.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Review, proofread, and quality control 10+ recipe cards per week, ensuring consistency and accuracy among all individual recipes for both copy and design.
  • Proofread at varying stages of a document’s lifecycle – first drafts to changes to the final version ready for print.
  • Track edits to ensure any requested changes were made.
  • Correct misspellings, grammatical, culinary, and design errors.
  • Conform to branded language that is consumer-friendly and in line with Fresh Prep style guide.
  • Cooking recipes from start to finish to ensure all ingredients are appropriately listed and instructions are clear, concise and easy to execute.
  • Working closely with recipe developers to improve and validate language for final recipes.

What We Are Looking For

  • 2+ years of experience in proofreading
  • Proficient in Google Docs and Google Sheets
  • Previous experience working with a recipe style guide a plus
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada