Psst! We’re growing fast and we need your help to save the world. 

At Simple Feast we are on a mission to change the world’s eating habits towards a more sustainable future, and we’re doing it by showing off the power of plants. We are now looking for a Project Development Chef in our innovation team.

What you’ll do

The position will be based in Copenhagen and you will become a part of a dynamic organization with a strong mission. As Project Development Chef you will be responsible for developing production recipes for delicious breakfast and dinner products following the nutritional guidelines and meeting the customers’ needs effectively for a large EU project. 

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Be responsible for ordering of goods and production planning.
  • Work in the kitchen producing the menus.
  • Plan, organize and oversee the process of food production.
  • Write and create the necessary recipes for a team of production chefs.
  • Work alongside other food-developers but be responsible for your own project.
  • Develop new products and at the same time modify the existing ones compliant with the new needs.
  • Collaborate with the Head of Research to stay in scope of the project.
  • Collaborate with the Head of Kitchen and Production to ensure recipes are implemented as designed.
  • Collaborate with the rest of our production team as well as logistics to make sure that the process runs smoothly. 
  • Work structured towards deadlines while being a part of a bigger team.
  • Be as enthusiastic about creating green and plant-based food as the rest of our team.

Who you are?

We believe the person who will do well in this role will be someone who is:

  • a trained chef, preferably also with a background in food science or nutrition.
  • an experienced chef with a good knowledge of plant-based food. 
  • minimum 4 years of experience as restaurant level sous-chef required. 
  • confident working with the development of recipes as well as producing the end-product. 
  • structured and capable of planning your own day. 
  • confident in being responsible for ordering of goods and production planning.
  • meticulous and systematic in your approach to recipe development 
  • up for running an exciting project for approximately 6 to 8 months. 
  • able to start ASAP.

We offer

  • possibility for prolonging the contract after the initial 6 to 8 months.
  • an amazing work environment working with passionate people
  • a chance to be part of a company with a clear mission and vision
  • contribute to a large EU research project:


If you think this sounds like a good match and you are interested in joining an international team, please fill in the form below and let’s chat. We process applications and arrange interviews continually. 

Simple Feast encourages anyone interested regardless of age, gender, religion or ethnic affiliation to apply for the position.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


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The Simple Feast Culture

We are an international team, bringing with us the best from Copenhagen, Berlin, Oxnard, Santa Barbara, and LA. 

We have big ambitions and a global mindset. We work together to accomplish what we came here to do and we celebrate together as we get closer. We believe in a supportive and open atmosphere. 

We care about our planet but we are not your usual hippies. We are working towards a serious cause but we like to have fun along the way. We like working with exceptional people but there is little room for big egos. We are looking for those driven by mission.


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