Open Positions

 

If you are seeking rewarding multifaceted permanent long-term employment in a pleasant environment with the opportunity to grow within our company, please email your cv and cover letter clearly stating your previous experience to fohmanager@christophe-chocolat.com .

 

Part-Time Barista

We are hiring a part-time Sales Associate with Barista experience to join our team immediately. We require an efficient, self motivated, reliable, hardworking individual committed to joining our innovative team. Chez Christophe Sales Associates offer an exceptional level of service to our clients by using a firm grasp on product knowledge combined with a passion for the collections we offer. Professionalism, a friendly engaging manner, strong communication and effective interpersonal skills are imperative. The right candidate will be capable of working independently as well as within a team environment. Knowledge of chocolate and pastry is an asset. Previous barista experience is necessary for this position.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide a warm and friendly greeting and parting comment
  • Displaying product knowledge by using both your own palette after tasting items or the product knowledge guide
  • Answering the phone politely and accurately recording orders
  • Maintaining high cleanliness standards including: cupboards, glass displays, cabinets, dishes, washrooms and floors
  • Packaging and stocking our retail products
  • Maintain exceptional levels of personal grooming, logo shirt provided
  • Making coffee, tea and chocolate beverages both hot and iced to our specifications; latte art is a bonus

Qualifications

  • Hospitality: 1 year
  • Barista: 1 year
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of organisation
  • Friendly, pleasant manner 
  • Happy to maintain a smart appearance


Full-Time Sales Associate 

We are currently hiring a full-time Sales Associate with open availability, entailing 35 hours per week to commence immediately. Our business hours are Tuesday to Friday 8:00-17:30 and Saturday 8:00-17:00 (closed Monday). We require an efficient, self motivated, reliable, hardworking individual committed to joining a young and innovative team in this permanent position of responsibility. Chez Christophe Sales Associates offer an exceptional level of one on one service to our clients, using excellent product knowledge to inspire customers and meet their expectations whilst striving to create a loyal customer base.

Professionalism and a friendly engaging manner are of utmost importance. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are imperative, patience and the ability to take initiative and assist where needed. Must be capable of working independently as well as within a team environment. Impeccable organisational skills are essential for implementation of daily planning to coincide with that of the production schedule. Applicant must be detail oriented as you will be responsible for packaging and displaying product in addition to maintaining stock levels by effectively communicating product levels with the chefs in a timely manner. Knowledge of fine food, chocolate and pastry is an asset. Previous barista experience is preferred. 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIEs

  • Meet and greet all customers whom enter the boutique.
  • Maintain a high level of product knowledge by referring to your onsite training, onsite production facility and testing all products.
  • Offer assistance and be available to all customers either in the boutique or via telephone enquires.
  • Maintain high store standards. This includes keeping cupboards, glass displays, cabinets and shelving tidy and dust free and a small amount of visual merchandising.
  • Restocking and making up of packaging for the boutique floor.
  • Maintain high standards of cleanliness and tidiness in all stock and team areas.
  • Maintain exceptional levels of personal grooming, adhering to the grooming policy at all times.

Qualifications

  • Hospitality: 1 year
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of organisation
  • Friendly, pleasant manner 
  • Happy to maintain a smart appearance