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HelloFresh // meal kit delivery
New York City    Posted: Wednesday, September 22, 2021
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Come see whats cookin at HelloFresh!

At HelloFresh, we want to revolutionize the way we eat by making it more convenient & exciting to cook meals from scratch. We have offices all over the world & we deliver delicious meals to millions of people.  

We are the industry leader in meal-kit subscription services & were growing all the time. We have distinct meal-kit services that cater to everyone with the most menu variety in the market, which allows us to reach an incredibly wide population of people.

The HelloFresh team is diverse, high-performing, & international, & our work environment is an inspiring space where you can thrive as a result.

Job Description:

HelloFresh is in search of an Associate Director, Studio Operations to join our Brand team. The ideal candidate will be passionate about end-to-end photography & video production, executing projects & programs to schedule, scope, budget, & specification.

The AD, Studio Operations, reporting to the Director of Brand Operations, will oversee a team of 15, plus a host of freelance talent. In this role, you will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the studios in NYC & Boulder, as well as project budgeting & financial reporting. In addition, you will lead & prioritize multiple, simultaneous projectsmany of which can be complex in natureensuring the studio goals are aligned with the broader business objectives. 

You will ...

  • Ambassador for the studios, creating meaningful relationships with key stakeholders
  • Line management of photographer (1), food stylists (2), kitchen manager (1), studio operations manager (1)
  • Manage the day-to-day business operations of the NYC Photo Studio, including facilities management & the overall budget management of the photo & styling teams as they pertain to the NYC Studio
  • Oversee studio operations manager responsible for the day-to-day business operations of the Boulder studio
  • Manage capital projects within the studio, including the space & building management
  • Implement proven & innovative team leadership solutions to complete projects
  • Maintain the studio production calendar
  • Continually prioritize project portfolio, creatively problem-solving clashes
  • Forecasting weekly, monthly & quarterly project costs
  • Oversee the scoping of projects, allocating budget prudently, where most appropriate
  • Lead weekly studio meeting, outlining priorities, capturing & resolving issues
  • Rigorous financial reporting, regularly re-forecasting throughout the quarter
  • Maintain & manage a stable of production vendors & freelance resources
  • Lead communication of & defend critical portfolio decisions
  • Mitigate potential risks to critical project work
  • Ability to assess, resource & budget projects following a creative briefing
  • Communicate expectations internally regarding schedules, resourcing, & budgets
  • Exercise critical thinking in navigating competing business interests
  • Initiate & drive post-shoot assessments (post-mortems)

You are...

  • Experienced in building, growing & mentoring photo/video production teams
  • Ready to collaborate with relevant cross-functional teams & people of all levels
  • A scrappy team player, who will actively pitch-in wherever necessary
  • Impeccably organized with careful attention to detail
  • A self-starter & truly proactive problem-solver
  • Familiar with the fast-paced, demanding & analytical startup environment
  • Calm, collegial, & collaborative

At a minimum, you have...

  • Bachelors degree plus 10 years of photography & production environment management 
  • Demonstrated experience in financial management
  • Demonstrated experience managing a cross-functional, multi-location team
  • Deep experience in the creation of production workflows & working with creative teams
  • Tenacity in follow-through, owning & guiding projects from infancy to execution
  • Impeccably organized with careful attention to detail
  • Problem solver, always ready & able to present options in all instances
  • Ability & willingness to always be the calmest person in the room
  • Empowered self-starter, with excellent time management skills
  • Ability to present & defend plans & priorities to project teams & business owners
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal & written communication skills
  • Ability & desire to effectively drive change through empathy & persistence

Youll get

  • Competitive Salary & 401k company match that vests immediately upon participation
  • Generous parental leave of 16 weeks & PTO policy
  • $0 monthly premium & other flexible health plans effective first day of employment
  • 75% discount on your subscription to HelloFresh (as well as other product initiatives)   
  • Snacks, cold brew on tap & monthly catered lunches
  • Company-sponsored outings & Employee Resource Groups
  • Collaborative, dynamic work environment within a fast-paced, mission-driven company  
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