Boutique Sales Assistants
Biscuiteers Baking Company are the leading hand-iced biscuit company and we are known for our original designs. Our unique collections of biscuits, cakes and cupcakes are sold online through our website at www.biscuiteers.com and at our two boutiques in Notting Hill and Northcote Road. We also supply major wholesale accounts including Harrods, Selfridges and the Conran shop.
We are looking for full time and part time sales assistants to join our Notting Hill and Northcote Road boutiques. The boutiques are open 7 days a week, and we offer an hourly rate of pay for working in a friendly, busy working environment.
Requirements for the role:
-Previous retail experience of working at a luxury brand is preferred
-Experience of working in a fasted paced environment
-A customer focused attitude
-Ability to communicate effectively with the manager and fellow team members
-An enthusiastic, outgoing and friendly personality
-Passions for baking and the Biscuiteers are important characteristics!
If you are interested please email either email@example.com or Northcote@biscuiteers.com with your CV and brief cover note detailing your work availability and highlighting your experience.
We are looking for a talented intern to come and join us at Biscuiteers HQ for monthly work experience placements! You’ll be working closely with our small team, in a variety of departments, and helping with the day to day running of the business. You’ll get a chance to shadow our e-commerce assistant helping to manage the daily orders and assist with customer enquiries. You’ll also spend time with the marketing team, assisting with the creation of content for the Biscuiteers blog, helping with press calls and the management of our corporate database. You’ll also get the opportunity to help with the management of the website as well as the chance to gain some events experience at our boutiques.
We are looking for a self-motivator who can take the initiative and is happy multi-tasking. No previous experience is required but a positive attitude and the ability to work within a small team are essential! This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to gain a wide variety of experience within the online retail sector at a young and exciting company.
We are looking for someone who can commit for 4 weeks at the Biscuiteers. Expenses will be covered and lunch will be provided. If you are interested please send your CV and a brief cover note to firstname.lastname@example.org
Icing Café Manager
We are looking for an experienced and dedicated Store Manager for our Notting Hill Icing Café.
Our Notting Hill Icing Café first opened its doors in 2012 and acts not just as a retail space but as a showcase for the successful eCommerce site www.biscuiteers.com, and an event space for our popular icing school and private party service. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years’ experience managing a retail store that works closely with Head Office and understands how essential it is that the experience had by customers in the Boutique reflects our brand values. Experience from a luxury hospitality or retail environment is a must.
Responsibility includes but is not limited to:
Sales and Customer Service champion
Café and fresh produce management
Health and safety
Events – icing school, private parties etc.
Bespoke and Online Sales
Stock and Merchandising
Data Collection and Reporting
Desired Skills and Experience:
· At least 2 years experience managing a store or cafe, in the luxury retail or hospitality sector
· A target driven individual who thrives in a sales environment but above all, considers the customer experience at the heart of everything they do
· Experienced in people management, leading, coaching and engaging with their colleagues
· A creative individual who is excited at the prospect of working for an innovative, young brand
· Excellent administrative, IT and reporting skills.
· Ability to take ownership of issues and pro-active in every aspect
Please send a CV and a brief cover note with the subject line ‘Notting Hill Manager’ to Bryony@biscuiteers.com