Careers

MARKETING & GROWTH

Social Media Manager

PRODUCT & TECH

Lead WordPress Developer

MARKETING & GROWTH – Social Media Manager

Company Description

As a Gourmet Kitchn employee, you can do the work you love, be yourself, and make an impact on the lives of millions. For many of us, food is a language of love. It brings people together. It’s the nourishment of the body and soul. It’s connection. It’s comfort.

Job Description

Do you believe that food has the power to connect? Are you passionate about social media? Us too.

Gourmet Kitchn is seeking a Social Media Manager to develop and lead creative, goal-oriented social media campaigns that engage and inspire the Gourmet Kitchn community.

The Social Media Manager will lead Instagram & Facebook content for Gourmet Kitchn’s social accounts. This role will develop a content strategy measured by buyer engagement and reach. It will be a resource of social media and knowledge uncovering untapped opportunities that deliver measurable results. 

Although we are based in Chicago, this full-time position can be based anywhere.

About the Marketing Team

It’s an exciting time at Gourmet Kitchn! We are new. We are growing. We might be small, but we are mighty. Join our rapidly growing team where your contributions will make a big impact and positive difference in real people’s lives. We are constantly exploring new ways to acquire, activate, and retain engaged buyers. We demonstrate daily how innovative-thinking, can craft strategy and campaigns that lead to global growth and awareness.

About the Position

You’ll be a crucial part of Gourmet Kitchn’s communications and engagement. You will personally help Gourmet Kitchn grow and evolve.

  • Act as the channel owner for brand content on Instagram and Facebook
  • Develop and execute engaging campaigns across Instagram, informed by social insights, merchandising strategy, to impact marketing goals for boosted and organic content
  • Be a steward of Gourmet Kitchn’s brand and voice on social and with local media
  • Own day-to-day content production, scheduling, and reporting for multiple channels
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with multiple teams and partners to plan, lead, and execute social and local media campaigns
  • Actively test, optimize, and evolve the social strategy across channels, surfacing key insights to the social team and marketing partners
  • Ensure a consistent “one voice” approach to all company communications

Qualifications

  • Some experience in social media and PR for a brand, with experience managing and building multiple social channels with large followings
  • You are a creative self-starter who can work both collaboratively and independently to execute new ideas and projects
  • You have a strong aesthetic sense and an eye for merchandising
  • You’re adept at writing and editing copy for social that’s engaging and on-brand
  • You’re experienced with third-party social media measurement and scheduling programs
  • You are results-oriented and enjoy finding creative ways to achieve goals
  • You balance multiple projects and priorities with ease
  • You’re a standout colleague with a “roll up your sleeves and get it done” attitude.
  • You are excited to work for a mission-driven company that is committed to adding new value for all of its partners

Additional Information

At Gourmet Kitchn, we believe in the values and benefits diversity can bring to our workforce and we seek to maintain a team comprised of talented and dedicated individuals whose skills and backgrounds reflect the diverse nature of the business environment in which we operate.

Accordingly, the composition of Gourmet Kitchn’s workforce is intended to reflect a diverse mix of skills and experience. To be an inclusive workplace to make us a more relevant, more competitive, and a more resilient company. We welcome people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures, and experiences. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Submit your application

Please upload your resume in PDF format.

PRODUCT & TECH – Lead WordPress Developer

Company Description

As a Gourmet Kitchn employee, you can do the work you love, be yourself, and make an impact on the lives of millions. For many of us, food is a language of love. It brings people together. It’s the nourishment of the body and soul. It’s connection. It’s comfort.

Job Description

Are you ready to connect consumers with the best marketplace for gourmet food in the US and help merchants use our platform to create a new revenue stream for their brand? We’re solving an incredibly complex problem around perishable shipping and need your skills to make the marketplace experience as smooth and user friendly as possible

We are looking for an experienced and passionate WordPress Developer to join our team! As a WordPress Developer at Gourmet Kitchn, you will be responsible for both back-end and front-end development. 

We are expecting you to have a strong understanding of the latest industry trends and content management systems.

This is an opportunity to define and reinvent the food industry, and a passion for doing just that is critical. We want people who believe in their skills and their perspective and are ready to bring that awesomeness to the Gourmet Kitchn brand. 

Although we are based in Chicago, this full-time position can be based anywhere.

 

About the Marketing Team

It’s an exciting time at Gourmet Kitchn! We are new. We are growing. We might be small, but we are mighty. Join our rapidly growing team where your contributions will make a big impact and positive difference in real people’s lives. We are constantly exploring new ways to acquire, activate, and retain engaged buyers. We demonstrate daily how innovative-thinking, can craft strategy and campaigns that lead to global growth and awareness.

 

About the Position

You’ll be a crucial part of Gourmet Kitchn’s development team. You will personally help Gourmet Kitchn grow and evolve by:

  • Designing and implementing new features and functionality
  • Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
  • Helping formulate an effective, responsive design.

Qualifications

  • Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications
  • Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
  • Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
  • Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
  • Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages
  • Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools {{such as Git, SVN, and Mercurial}}
  • Strong understanding of PHP back-end development

Additional Information

At Gourmet Kitchn, we believe in the values and benefits diversity can bring to our workforce and we seek to maintain a team comprised of talented and dedicated individuals whose skills and backgrounds reflect the diverse nature of the business environment in which we operate.

Accordingly, the composition of Gourmet Kitchn’s workforce is intended to reflect a diverse mix of skills and experience. To be an inclusive workplace to make us a more relevant, more competitive, and a more resilient company. We welcome people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures, and experiences. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Submit your application

Please upload your resume in PDF format.
Gourmet Kitchn Logo