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At HelloFresh, we want to change the way people eat forever by offering our customers high quality food and recipes for different meal occasions. Over the past 10 years, we've seen this mission spread around the world and beyond our wildest dreams. Now, we are a global food solutions group and the world's leading meal kit company, active in 16 countries across 3 continents. So, how did we do it? Our weekly boxes full of exciting recipes and fresh ingredients have blossomed into a community of customers looking for delicious, healthy and sustainable options. The HelloFresh Group now includes our core brand, HelloFresh, as well as: GreenChef, EveryPlate, Chef's Plate, Factor, and Youfoodz.

The role

As part of our Operational Excellence team, you will support us in delivering operational improvement projects across the global HelloFresh production value stream. In close collaboration with the international production team and local OpEx resources you will identify operational improvement opportunities, design corresponding improvement initiatives and support the implementation on site. Building on our global footprint and international best-practice sharing, you will help our sites to boost output, launch additional product variations and put new production technologies into practice, while maximizing operational efficiency and minimizing error rates.

You will also support the ongoing refinement of our fulfillment center operating model and the codification of knowledge, combining your personal development roadmap and our global knowledge sharing agenda. OpEx members are encouraged globally to contribute to the creation and distribution of expertise on topics such as lean principles, problem-solving methods and performance management.

The international role will be based in our Berlin office but may involve occasional travel to our local fulfilment centers in the European countries (e.g. DE, NL, UK) during the rollout phase.

Above all, we are looking for people who will make HelloFresh better. We believe there are many different ways of developing skills and we love diverse experiences! So even if you don’t “tick all the boxes” but think you’d thrive in this role, we would really like to learn more about you.

What you’ll do

We understand our interns as an integral part of the team and your contributions will have a direct visible impact to our operations. You will independently manage and drive a workstream, which may be found across the broad range of the teams’ key responsibilities. This may include:

  • Apply lean methodologies to identify operational improvement opportunities on site and support the design and implementation of improvement initiatives
  • Extract, manipulate, and analyze data for deriving actionable insights for our ongoing projects
  • First line troubleshooting during ramp-up phase and improving training materials for production innovation initiatives at our global sites
  • Support our OpEx team in multiple topics regarding the ongoing day-to-day operational business and project work
  • Codify knowledge and co-create improvements to our operating model
  • Work with international stakeholders from over 20 different countries around the glob

What you’ll bring

  • An exceptional academic record studying at a top tier college or University, ideally with a focus on (Production) Engineering, Production Management, Operations&SCM or other related fields (Engineering and Business degrees preferred). Candidates from other fields and backgrounds with a passion for lean production are also welcome to apply
  • Strong analytical skills and solid proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Initial understanding of lean production methodology and interest in operational improvement, previous experience in the manufacturing context is a plus
  • Fluent business English knowledge, written and spoken, German is a plus
  • Willingness to travel to our European sites
  • High level of energy and proactive mindset to learn and contribute in a fast-paced and exciting environment
  • Availability to commit to a minimum of 3-6 months
  • Be available to start work in July 2022.

What we offer

  • Healthy discount on weekly HelloFresh boxes
  • Annual learning and development budget to attend conferences or purchase educational resources plus access to the HelloFresh Academy
  • A diverse and vibrant international environment of 70+ different nationalities
  • Additional perks include: Free crash course in German, compensation for advanced external German classes, discounts for our neighboring gym & Urban Sports Club, summer & winter parties, discount on our HelloFresh GO vending machines
  • The chance to have a significant impact on one of the fastest-growing technology companies in Europe in an exciting growth phase

About HelloFresh

HelloFresh is on a mission to change the way people eat, forever!

Since our 2011 founding in Europe’s vibrant tech hub, Berlin, we’ve become the world's leading meal kit provider, delivering to over 4.2 million households worldwide in 15 countries across 3 continents.

Our Operations teams are located throughout the markets we are active in. We are a diverse group with a common focus, getting the best products to our customers, with the widest choice and the most flexibility. We are industry leaders in Production, Supply Chain, Procurement, Food Safety, Automation, and Data Analytics. HelloFresh is expanding rapidly and we are always scouting for top professionals to be part of this exciting growth in both our existing markets and brand portfolio, but also in new geographies and new brands. Join us and play a vital role in getting the best ingredients to our customers!

Our more than 15,000 employees from over 70+ nationalities are the heart and soul of our diverse, fast-paced and dynamic environment where innovation and smart, fast action is encouraged.

We will encourage you to make an immediate impact in your area of work as well as empower you to grow your career with us.

Are you up for the challenge?

Please submit your complete application below including your salary expectations and earliest starting date.

After submitting an application our team will review this and get back to you within 5 business days.

We are HelloFresh

At HelloFresh we embrace and welcome diversity and we currently employ over 15,000 individuals globally who contribute to this. We employ individuals based on their ability to perform a job rather than on the basis of their: race, national origin, color, caste, social origin or position, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, political opinion, marital status or any other characteristic. We encourage everyone to apply and will give everyone equal consideration. We are an equal opportunity employer – everyone is welcome at our table.

About HelloFresh

We believe that sharing a meal brings people of all identities, backgrounds, and cultures together. We are committed to celebrating all dimensions of diversity in the workplace equally and ensuring that everyone feels a sense of inclusion and belonging. We also aim to extend this commitment to the partners we work with and the communities we serve. We are constantly listening, learning, and evolving to deliver on these principles. We are proud of our collaborative culture. Our diverse employee population enables us to connect with our customers and turn their feedback into meaningful action - from developing new recipes to constantly improving our process of getting dinner to our customers’ homes. Our culture attracts top talent with shared values and forms the foundation for a great place to work!

At HelloFresh, we embrace diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of an individual's race, national origin, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, marital status or any other protected characteristic under applicable law, whether actual or perceived. As part of the Company’s commitment to equal employment opportunity, we provide reasonable accommodations, up to the point of undue hardship, to candidates at any stage, including to individuals with disabilities.

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