Bakery Assistant

17 Nov 2021
08 Dec 2021
Part Time
Contract Type
We have an exciting opportunity for a SPAR Food To Go Assistant who likes to have fun working with a team and is passionate about offering excellent service and standards to our customers.

We are looking for someone who is motivated, friendly, hands-on and enjoys working in retail.

A.F. Blakemore & Son Ltd is the 60th largest privately owned business in the UK. This forward thinking family-owned business began life in 1917 as a counter-service grocery store, and has grown from these humble beginnings into a company that now owns 280 SPAR stores and employs more than 7,500 people with a turnover in excess of GBP1 billion.

Blakemore Retail, which is the retail division of AF Blakemore, has almost 5,500 employees and 280 SPAR stores located across England and Wales, Blakemore Retail is the largest independent convenience store operator in the UK.

Some Responsibilities:

To assist in maximising sales and profit of the fresh food operation by carrying out allocated tasks.
To deliver customer service in line with SPARkling Service standards
To contribute ideas for driving the department and it's team forward
Reports all customer complaints to manager on duty
To comply with relevant legislation and health and food safety responsibilities as defined in the induction period and training
Some Skills/Experience:

Basic education (numeracy and literacy) essential
Basic Food Hygiene - must have or be prepared to undertake this qualification
Previous experience in a similar role and/or industry is preferred but not essential
Reliably follows instructions and procedures
What's in it for you?

Develop your skills and capability in a highly supportive and multi-diverse culture
Outstanding Training & Development
Gain hands-on experience in a high volume, fast paced convenience store
Excellent benefits package including:
Staff Discount,
Company Pension Scheme,
Savings Scheme,
Long Service Awards,
Cycle to Work Scheme,
Staff Social Fund,
Life Cover,
Health Cash Plan,
Employee Volunteering opportunities
Generous staff discount
Proactive promotion of internal candidates
Paid Breaks
Free Tea & Coffee
Please download job description for more info

Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Min 20 Hours P/W - possibly more hours when the store needs.
Salary: Up to GBP8.91 p/hr (depending on age)

Closing date for applications: 8th December, 2021

You may have experience of the following: Bakery Assistant, Customer Services, Sales Assistant, Cashier, Customer Service Assistant, Stock Control, Retail Assistant, Food Service Assistant, Shop Assistant, Foodservice, Retail, etc.

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