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Shop Assistant - Farm Shop Foodie

Are you friendly and outgoing?  Organised and self-motivated?  Passionate about food & how it gets from field to fork? Do you enjoy a challenge?  

This is a unique and rare opportunity to join our team on a full time or part time basis (hours flexible for right candidate). Here at Minskip Farm Shop, we believe in offering the very best produce to our lovely customers. We like to help people live their best lives, and brighten up their day. We are a young, lively workplace, who really care about the development of our staff.  Enthusiasm and an interest in food are more important to us than experience, as is a willingness to grow with us.

The core function of this role is to assess the quality and presentation of the stock before it goes onto the shop floor, to ensure that the best possible fruit, vegetables, eggs and other produce are on offer to the public. It also involves chatting to and serving customers. This role also involves liaising with suppliers and ordering stock, balancing the stock levels to ensure minimal waste.

We do not require specific sales experience, though the candidate must be open to learning new things and adaptable.

Must demonstrate experience in the following role activities:

o Outgoing

o Friendly

o Intuitive to customer needs

o Customer Focused

o High attention to detail

o Organised

o Ability to sell in a non pushy way

o Leadership and teamwork

o Working independently and making decisions

o Problem solving

o Ability to think ahead

Skills (Key technical skills required):

· Happy, enthusiastic, motivated and personable.

· Moderate degree of computer literacy

· Open and intuitive to others’ needs

· Good telephone manner

· Demonstrated ability to learn and develop new skills.

· Demonstrated ability to work in a team and communicate effectively.

· Sound people, team management and coaching skills.

· Capacity to delegate.

· Good time management skills.

· Practical ability to prep vegetables to a high presentation standard

In return, we offer a development programme and full training. We offer benefits such as our Bucket List programme, as well as career progression. We really care about our people: we were shortlisted for Employer of the Year at the Harrogate Business Awards 2018. We look forward to hearing from you.

To apply, please email a covering letter explaining why you should get the job, and a CV, to  Deadline for entries is 06.02.19.