Food product developer

Food product developer

Picadeli offers a high-tech salad bar concept where the customers mix their own delicious, healthy and affordable salads. Picadeli launched the first salad bar in Sweden in 2009 with an aim to change eating habits by offering a whole new way of buying salads. Today, Picadeli is a fast-growing international company across Europe and North America. Picadeli is part of the Greenfood group with a turnover of more than 5 billion SEK. Picadeli has a strong business culture where energy, courage and passion have contributed to Picadeli’s rapid expansion.

The Picadeli brand is a unique concept and an inspiring consumer experience delivering tasty salads while also ensuring high food safety standards and ease of use. Picadeli knows that having the winning concept today doesn’t guarantee being the winner tomorrow and is therefore constantly reinventing and improving its solutions toward retail customers and consumers. Continuous and rapid innovation is truly at the heart of Picadeli. Read more at


About Picadeli

Just another company? Nope, don’t think so. We are Picadeli - a leading global food-tech company in healthy fast food with more than 2.000 salad bars across Europe and the US. We offer an innovative and intelligent salad bar concept where consumers can pick and mix their own delicious, healthy and affordable salads. For us, the most important ingredient in our recipe are the people. The Picadelians. Picadeli is part of the Greenfood group with an annual turnover of more than 5 billion SEK. With a super strong business culture where passion, courage and engagement has contributed to our rapid expansion and immense success.


Your mission 

At Picadeli we are a group of dedicated colleagues who really and truly believe in our vision: a world where fast-food is the opposite of junk food. In your role as “Food Product Developer” you will play a key part in further developing the Picadeli consumer experience across the world. With an innovative mindset, great skills, curiosity and courage, you will challenge and improve our existing assortment as well as launch new products demanded by trends and the markets. The stage (or actually, the kitchen) is yours!

In addition to developing fresh and tasty news to Picadeli’s salad bars, the role also includes product development for our other great meal solutions; Food to Go, Deli and our restaurants.  An important aspect to have in mind is how the process from small-scale recipe development and testing to industrial production affects the product, still having the culinary quality in focus.  This includes recipe development, sample production, upscaling, quality assurance and launch.

You will be part of a highly skilled and devoted team all working towards the same goal: to change the perception of fast food. You will also work closely with our marketing, quality and purchasing departments, along with our production units. Domestic and international travels to visit external partners, suppliers and other Greenfood companies will also be a part of your role. Location; Gothenburg.



  • To succeed in this role, we believe that you are a true foodie with experience and knowledge from culinary product development on an industrial scale, or as a creative chef.
  • Bachelor’s degree within food, gastronomy or equivalent 
  • Hands on and business driven! You are practical and thrive in the mix of developing strategies combined with operational work
  • You are dedicated, engaged and take full ownership for your tasks and responsibilities 
  • Proven experience within food -safety and -quality
  • Experience from working in Jeeves and Navision is preferred but not required
  • Since we are an international company, you need to be fluent in English, both verbally and in writing


Picadeli offers you

At Picadeli you will work in a dynamic environment where our engagement helps us to achieve daily challenges. Our vision: A world where fast food is the opposite of junk food is a part of everything that we do. In feedback from our employees, it’s the pride for the concept and the statement that we are a great place to work that scores the highest. Clear goals, transparency, trust, and communication are key in the Picadeli leadership. At Picadeli we also offer our employees private health insurance, flexible work hours and an amazing yearly conference where all Picadeli employees from around the world get together and celebrate our success and plan for the future.



You are welcome to apply with a CV andcoverletter using the ad at as soon as possible, but at the latest 2021-11-28. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our recruiter on 073-624 77 24. Picadeli has chosen a partner in this recruitment and wish no further contact with other recruitment firms or advertising companies. 


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