Manager/Senior Manager – Chef NPD (Culinary)

From 8 to 10 year(s) of experience
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Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

Jubilant FoodWorks is amidst transformation & expansion which will fuel the next level of growth. As part of the expansion plans we have recently launched a new business of consumer products (FMCG) to serve consumers in their homes. The business was launched under the brand name of ChefBoss and consists of a range of ready to cook gravies, pastes and cooking sauces as solutions to make Indian and Chinese food. Brand is available in ecommerce and modern trade.

  • Product development Develop products across categories. First develop the culinary recipes and then work with the commercialisation manager to jointly finalise the commercialised product within given costs.
  • Ideation Help the business work on ideas for future NPDs based on culinary exploration, competition, consumer trends, etc.
  • Continuous improvement – Continuously improve the ChefBoss range of products. Look for improvements basis competition benchmarking, consumer feedback, review and rating on Amazon/Big Basket.
  • Build culinary knowledge – Build knowledge on cuisines, regional taste preferences for better consumer understanding and future NPD ideas
  • Support marketing – Support marketing in promoting the product by doing recipe demos (online/off line), help with recipe video shoots, photo shoots, packaging, etc.

Key performance indicators (include but not limited to)

  • NPD project in pipeline as well as commercialise products.
  • Reviews, rating, repeats and other measurement parameters to judge product performance.
  • Overall presentation of products to retailers and consumers in the form of packaging and other marketing collaterals


  • Hotel management graduate with at least 8 years of work experience.
  • Must have worked in a FMCG foods or related (like a flavour house) or any consumer product industry.
  • Any stint in a start-up environment or new business division within a large organization, will be useful.
  • Should be comfortable to be a one person team, therefore work independently without much supervision.
  • Commercial orientation
  • Be willing to travel.

Key Skills
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UG:BHM in Any Specialization,Diploma in Hotel Management,B.A in Hotel Management,BHMCT in Hotel Management

Company Profile

Jubilant Foodworks

About Jubilant FoodWorks Limited Jubilant FoodWorks Limited (JFL/Company) is part of Jubilant Bhartia group and India€™s largest food service company, with a network of 576 Domino€™s Pizza stores (as of 31 March, 2013) across 123 cities. JFL & its subsidiary operate Domino€™s Pizza brand with the exclusive rights for India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal. The Company is the market leader in the organized pizza market with a 67% market share in India (as per Euro monitor report 2013). The Company also has exclusive rights for developing and operating Dunkin€™ Donuts restaurants for India and has launched 14 Dunkin€™ Donuts restaurants in India (as of 30th June 2013). For more updates and information on the Company, please log on to;;
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Functional Area:

Research & Development

Role Category:

Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology


Manager - R & D

Employment Type:

Full Time, Permanent