Senior Café Assistant

Date of job description: 07/08/2020
Position Title:  Senior Café Assistant
Reports to: Store Manager
Job Type: Full-Time

Applications close 4pm Friday, 25 September, 2020.

Who are we?

The Italian Fresh Mercato is a locally owned Fresh Food Market opening in Griffith Central Shopping Centre. We are for the lovers of fresh and local ingredients looking to recreate the authentic Italian experience at home.

With a strong Italian and Mediterranean influence, we are selling not only your pantry staples but an exceptional range of handmade produce, deli goods, imported cheeses, fresh seafood, quality meats and local wines. Our pizza bar, café and tasting station provides the everyday shopper with a unique and personalised experience.

About you

Drawing inspiration from the cafes of Italy, you provide our customers with a taste of authentic Italian cuisine with your aromatic coffee, fresh ingredients and handmade pizzas. Working alongside our Bakers, you will use your creative flair and commitment to quality food and coffee to showcase the stores offerings whilst building meaningful connections with employees, customers and suppliers.

Your responsibilities will be:

  • Building and creating new menu items based on customer preference and feedback
  • Sharing your passion and knowledge of coffee marking, roasting and blending with your team and customers
  • Connecting with local suppliers and producers to attain café supplier
  • Training, developing and driving a team to deliver positive and memorable customer experiences
  • Day to day business operations including rostering, cleanliness/hygiene, ordering and food preparation
  • Stock and waste monitoring and management
  • Quality control management
  • Maintaining compliance with HACCP and Food Safety Programs
  • Understanding and adhering to WHS policies and procedures

You will have:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in management of a Café or Restaurant, including menu planning and food preparation
  • High quality Barista skills
  • Full-time availability and flexibility for early mornings and weekends
  • Computer literacy and ability to accurately record and understand data

Why work with us?

You will have the opportunity to expand your career while shaping the future of this exciting new business.

You will have access to state of the art technology, a local owner, collaborative and inclusive work environment and the chance to contribute to the culture of our new venture.

Apply now

If this sounds like you, please submit your resume and a cover letter using the form below, or for further information you can contact The Personnel Group on 0429 552 510.

The Italian Fresh Mercato is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Applications close 4pm Friday, 25 September, 2020.

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