Strategy Manager - Culinary at Home Chef

| Chicago
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Home Chef is building new ways to navigate the booming meal kit delivery industry. Our team is a unique mix of creators, chefs, entrepreneurs, and trailblazers and we’re growing quickly. Our customer-first mentality, combined with a zest for supporting our peers, helped us bring home Built in Chicago’s Startup of the Year Moxie award in 2017. If you’re ready to be part of the action, we’re ready to connect with you. There are no limits to where we can go together.
Detailed Responsibilities:
Own management and full life cycle of strategic projects, from conception through full implementation
Implement initiatives that the Strategy team has developed--not just conceptualize solutions, but actually bring them to life
Oversee and track all steps of process -- concepts, planning, initiation, piloting, implementation, closure, including documenting steps and rationales
Work closely with and regularly respond to stakeholders on projects to ensure needs of project and stakeholders are being met
Work with cross functional teams, in and outside the company, and prioritize project stakeholder feedback as received
Manage a portfolio of projects and initiatives, with multiple projects in flight at any given time
Develop well-thought out, data driven solutions and answers to strategic questions and challenges
Work with Home Chef data sources to understand elements of the business such as customer behavior, sales, and internal performance metrics
Build reporting tools to help synthesize and present data in accessible ways, such as dashboards or auto generated reports and emails
Develop solutions to automate certain manual or repetitive processes
Analytics
Experience in data driven problem solving such as correlation analysis Understanding of basic statistical concepts such as standard deviation
Comfort working with large data sets, multiple data sources, and linking tab workbooks
Technical
Strong experience working in Google Sheets and / or Excel
Strong experience working in Google Slides, PowerPoint, or other presentation tool
Experience and expertise with business intelligence tools such as Looker or Tableau
Preferred Skills / Experience
Experience with SQL
Experience with Python
Familiarity with food industry and / or meal kit industry
MBA or consulting experience
Project management experience in food, digital, data, strategic planning, and / or new capability development

Perks and Benefits:
- Candidates can experience Home Chef as a customer - enter promo code PEOPLE30 for $30 off your first
order!
- Direct access to senior management – our leadership team works alongside our team members every day
- Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance
- Generous paid time off (PTO) policy
- 401k program
- Flexible spending accounts for qualified medical, dependent care, parking, or transit expenses
- Free water taxi, discounted gym membership, and daily bike storage for Wrigley building employees
- Cold brew coffee on tap at no charge
- Employee discounts for Home Chef meal kits
- Free lunch every Friday and snacks and beverages on hand every day
- Casual dress
Home Chef is an equal employment opportunity employer

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • OptimizelyAnalytics
    • IllustratorDesign
    • SketchDesign

Location

Located in the iconic Old Chicago Post Office. Plus, the office is easy to get to with various train and bus stops being close by.

What are Home Chef Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Home Chef hosts company outings Semi-annually.
Free Daily Meals
Weekly Fooda credit which equals to one company paid lunch per week .
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted at team's discretion.
Recreational Clubs
Professional Development Benefits
Tuition Reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Home Chef hosts lunch and learn meetings once per quarter.
Promote from within
Paid industry certifications

Additional Perks + Benefits

Direct access to senior management – our leadership team works alongside our team members every day. Flexible spending accounts for qualified medical, dependent care, parking, or transit expenses. On-site gym membership, and daily bike storage for Old Chicago Post Office building employees. Employee discounts for Home Chef meal kits. Candidates can experience Home Chef as a customer - enter promo code PEOPLE30 for $30 off your first order!

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