CURRENT JOB VACANCY

******CLOSING DATE - FRIDAY 5TH MAY 2017****** 

 

 

JOB TITLE: Part Time Cake Decorator/Sales Assistant

 

LOCATION: Create A Cake Sugarcraft Suppliers and Cake Decorators, Liverpool, L14 0LX

 

OVERVIEW:

Our small business is rapidly expanding and to help keep up with the demand our in house team is ever evolving. Everything we do is all with the intent to give the best customer service we possibly can. We don't have a fancy mission statement, it's just about friendliness and most of all having fun and enjoying what we do! 

Creativity is the core of our business, we are creative at every single opportunity and have to be! Our team is passionate, hardworking and most importantly happy!

You will work alongside other cake decorators to bake, decorate and finish various cakes for bespoke orders. As well as helping our customers get their latest cake decorating fix, ensuring products are perfectly placed and easy to find. You’ll play a key part in keeping our customers happy and our shop a fun, friendly place to be.

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Greet/Provide a friendly welcome to all customers who visit or telephone.

  • Meet and talk with customers to discuss cake design ideas for their bespoke orders.

  • Draw/sketch cake designs to influence customer's orders.

  • Bake bespoke cakes to meet customer's order requirements.

  • Produce attractive designs and create cake decorations. 

  • Set up and clear away baking equipment, keeping work area clean.

  • Keep a check on stock levels of cake baking ingredients for future orders. 

  • Give advice on any cake craft products and services we offer.

  • Assist customers in finding the goods and products they are looking for.

  • Serve customers - processing cash and card payments.

  • Keep the shop floor tidy and clean, this includes hovering and mopping.

  • Receive and store the delivery of large amounts of stock.

  • Manage shop stock levels, stocking shelves, along with merchandising shop floor.

  • Keeping up to date with special promotions and putting up displays.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Cake Decorating experience is an absolute must.

  • Interest and knowledge of cakes.

  • Artistic ability to create cake designs and decorations.

  • Fast learner with the ability to pick up skills on the job.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Good communication skills  - to discuss requirements with customers.

  • Strong organisational skills - to meet cake order deadlines.

  • Basic maths skills - for working with ingredients/weights and measures.

  • Clear knowledge of health and safety guidelines.

  • Flexibility - willingness to adapt hours of working due to business needs.

  • Friendly and engaging personality.

  • Comfortable working with members of the public.

  • Should be of a smart appearance and articulate.

 

WORKING HOURS:

Hourly rate is dependant on experience.

Daily work hours vary between 8am - 6pm Monday to Saturday on a part time basis.

Min Hours: 16 hours per week

Max Hours: 24 hours per week

 

INCOME:

Salary - negotiable dependent on experience and skill level.

 

TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT:

Some training will be offered, however this position is not for a novice.

As a cake decorator working for a bakery, you will train while you work. You will learn skills from other cake decorators on the job. 

 

Got the skills? Apply today - See below for details how to apply.

 

 

******CLOSING DATE - FRIDAY 5TH MAY 2017****** 

 HOW TO APPLY

Please send ALL of the below...

1. Cover Letter (Don't forget to include all of your contact details incase we need to get in touch.)

2. CV

3. Show us 5 of your very best cake creations (No fakes - these have to your own genuine creations.)

 

Send ALL of the above to: createacake2010@hotmail.co.uk