The Flour Pot Bakery is a retail and wholesale artisan bakery with stores in Brighton, Hove and Worthing.
We are seeking an experienced key holder to help run Flour Pot store up at Fiveways. The right candidate will have similar experience in a high quality cafe environment, have a good understanding and passion for the high end coffee world, with practical know-how around an espresso machine a must. Creating a fantastic customer experience and workplace environment for your team is crucial to this role, as well as personality, drive and a level head. You will also have the responsibility of opening and closing the site.
You’re an inspirational leader who cares passionately about creating a positive environment for your customers and your team. you have exceptional product knowledge, who uses this to lead, engage and inspire your team. you’re always looking for opportunities to drive the performance of the shop and contribute to amazing results. you are relentless in driving the shops performance and deliver amazing results.
As well as being a barista and working the front of house, you will be responsible for opening and closing the building. Opens will include, ensuring that deliveries arrive on time and the store is set up to an excellent standard and ready to go for when the doors open. During the close down you will be responsible for ensuring that all closing checklists are followed and double checked, recording wastage and cashing up.
At full capacity the cafe can seat up to 45 covers inside and 24 covers outside. Alongside the main cafe seating there is also a private events space on the middle floor, which can be privately hired for brunches, corporate meetings, baby showers, yoga etc.
Opening at 7:30am daily and closing at 5pm, the main demographic of customers are locals from the surrounding neighbourhoods, the majority of which visiting on a very regular basis, not only for coffee, but also seated brunch and purchasing retail (bread, coffee and store cupboard essentials). The cafe has a very community based atmosphere and has developed a great name and reputation since we relaunched into our bigger site in February 2022.
Alongside our counter offering, we also have a fully functioning kitchen with a team that serve up delicious brunch and lunchtime options.
WHAT WE OFFER
- Competitive hourly rate
- Tronc service charge
- Pension scheme
- Staff discounts in-store
- Career progression
- Plus more
The Flour Pot Bakery is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce. We believe a diverse team is a successful team. We want to offer opportunities to people from all backgrounds irrespective of age, disability, gender and transgender status, race and ethnicity, religion and belief (including no belief), marriage or civil partnership status or sexual orientation. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of background.
Please note that applications can only be considered if you are currently legally entitled to work in the UK. We are not presently recruiting from outside the EU. Applicants must be able to attend a trial and/or commence work in Brighton immediately. Fluent English language skills are essential.
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: £10.75 per hour