Careers at Hoffman Media

Hoffman Media, LLC seeks qualified applicants for its administrative, circulation, editorial, advertising, and production departments. The following positions are located in our corporate office in Birmingham, Alabama.

Available Positions:

Test Kitchen Assistant/Prep Cook
We are an established food, lifestyle, and entertaining publishing company with an excellent opportunity for an individual with culinary experience and a love for food who is interested in working in a support role in a test kitchen environment. Our ideal candidate will be an energetic and detail-oriented team member who will proactively assist our food stylists and recipe developers with food prep. They will thoroughly test and annotate chef-submitted recipes for accuracy/clarity as needed. Must be efficient, organized, have excellent oral and written communication skills, and be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment. Experience preparing a wide range of foods, both sweet and savory, is essential. Culinary experience and/or education is required.

In addition to food prep, this person will have responsibilities in helping to maintain overall test kitchen operations, such as overseeing grocery orders, monitoring test kitchen supplies, and coordinating test kitchen maintenance. Qualified candidates should submit a résumé and a cover letter, highlighting interest in this position and relevant experience. Position is located in Birmingham, Alabama.

Test Kitchen Recipe Developers-Baking/Pastry and Savory
We are seeking highly motivated, detail-oriented individuals with a minimum of 3 years of experience in professional cooking, baking, test kitchens, the magazine industry, or similar environment to work in our test kitchen as savory/pastry recipe developers. In these fast-paced positions, you must have the ability to develop recipes based on editorial parameters/themes. We require strong baking/cooking skills, a passion for food, and the ability to troubleshoot and problem-solve recipes for optimization. A food-related college or culinary degree is preferred. Culinary experience, project management, and food-styling expertise are a plus. Must have Microsoft Office skills and the ability to write recipes according to provided recipe style guide. Full-time in Birmingham, AL.

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We offer a great work environment, a competitive salary, BCBS insurance, 401K, and other benefits. Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and résumé by e-mail to or by mail to:

Human Resources
Hoffman Media, LLC
1900 International Park Dr.
Suite 50
Birmingham, AL 35243
No phone calls please. Hoffman Media, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.