Are you creative and looking for a dynamic, and expanding company? Are you passionate about design and have an interest in blending your floral design and culinary expertise? If so wed love to talk with you....
Who Are We and What Do We Do?
Edible Brands, the parent company of Edible Arrangements and Incredible Edibles; is the leader in creating a variety of hand-crafted fresh products, including fruit bouquets, fruit beverages, fruit salads, chocolate dipped fruit, and now Incredible Edibles retail stores that feature treats, baked goods, drinks, and a delicious variety of gourmet items with or without the addition of a premium hemp CBD. Incredible Edibles is now the spice to your healthy life and Edible Brands continues to bring happiness to all of lifes occasions and WOW our guests.
We are looking for a hands-on floral and fruit designer to join our Innovation team for the creation and implementation of new fruit arrangements and an assortment of culinary products from concept through to commercialization. We need someone creative and curious, with a strong sense of floral design that will create new fresh fruit product ideas, experiment with ingredients and flavor profiles, and work cross-functionally to prepare for a launch that WOWs our guests.
Create innovative new products and processes, and work to bring them to market from concept through to commercialization
Research trends in ingredients, product designs, and food gifting solutions to bring inspiration to our products
Build your knowledge base of Edible Arrangements product designs, develop best practices and product standards.
Assist in the development of creative communication materials, through ownership of all associated product design and display elements
Manage ad-hoc product related requests as appropriate
Must have a minimum of 2 years floral design and/or food styling/design, gift basket and preparation experience.
Hands-on product development experience ideally with specific examples of marketplace success from ideation to launch
Knowledge of ingredients (fruits and toppings), product design, product standards, food safety
Naturally creative and curious, with a strong action orientation, and a desire to identify novel ideas and bring new concepts to market
Strong team orientation, with a natural bias to help deliver against both individual and team goals in a proactive manner
Ability to effectively work on multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to develop an understanding of procurement processes, and work collaboratively with external vendors, and ingredient/technology suppliers
Ability to develop a high-level understanding of Intellectual Property management tools and processes
Ability to work independently, and as part of a cross-functional team
Ability to thrive and excel in a fast-paced environment
Good organizational skills and ability to plan and execute various projects
Strong oral and written communication skills, including ability to present ideas convincingly in individual and group settings
Proficiency in MS Office applications
What we offer:
Competitive Salary and Benefit plans
Healthcare Plan including health/dental/vision insurance
401K Plan - eligible one year from hire date
Section 125 Flexible Spending Account
Short- and Long-Term Disability
Paid time off
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer. Applicants for employment are considered without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, age, disability, status as a veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or being a member of the Reserves or National Guard.