Our purpose at Cookpad is to make everyday cooking fun. Not just because we like food but because we believe that cooking is key to a happier and healthier life for people, communities and the planet.
Cookpad started life in Japan and is now the largest recipe sharing community in the world with over 5 million recipes created by users active in more than 70 countries. But we’re only just getting started.
We are building a team of diverse, exceptional problem-solvers from around the world. We only hire passionate, smart and innovative people who want to make a difference.
What’s it like to work at Cookpad? Visit www.cookpadteam.com or https://medium.com/cookpadteam to find out more.
Hear from one of our Product Managers about stepping into the shoes of users:
Cookpad’s product vision is focused on creating a more collaborative and rewarding environment for our community.
You’ll have shared ownership of the holistic product view. The challenges we are working to solve are large. You will be expected to use an insight driven approach to prioritise what it important and ensure we focus on the right things. We also want to move fast and you will need to ensure we are frequently testing and gathering feedback.
You will be responsible for leading a key strategic work stream, creating and delivering world class experiences that will be used and enjoyed by millions of people around the world.
This is a hands on product management role, every day you will working within your team of design and engineering colleagues deciding what to test / build to meet your team's goals. You will be responsible for leading and prioritizing more than one project at once , balancing short term needs with ideal processes.
So rather than top-down decision-making you will need the skills to develop a coherent vision to inspire, engage and harness the talent of a range of brilliant people across UX, engineering, community management and partnerships, all of whom are deeply committed to our mission.
What we expect from you
We are specifically looking for candidates who are currently hands on leading mobile app product teams:
Why join Cookpad?
People join us because they share our vision to improve people’s lives. As a company Cookpad invests heavily in learning and development -we hire smart people who thrive in small, highly collaborative and energised teams, and who look at what we do and want to be part of it.
Valuing our team means we offer competitive salaries, an employee referral scheme and very generous benefits, including 7% employer pension contribution, income protection and life insurance, and an employee referral scheme. We are central to transport hubs and bike routes which helps with flexible working and all-important downtime with family and friends.
In our usual working environment breakfast is provided every day, we have a fully stocked and fully equipped team kitchen where we can cook together and there are weekly pilates/ yoga classes.
In this interim period due to the current global pandemic we are working to keep as many of our perks as possible available to our staff. This includes moving the pilates/ yoga classes online as well as company socials and attendance of meetups.
The Cookpad team is made up of an incredible, diverse range of people. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, colour, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any other legally protected status.
When applying for a job with Cookpad, we will collect personal data about you. We use that personal data for recruitment and hiring related activities, including analysis of those activities. Such processing is legally permissible under Art. 6(1)(f) of the General EU Data Protection Regulation and UK GDPR as necessary for the purposes of our legitimate interests, which are the solicitation, evaluation, and selection of applicants for employment.