Job Opportunity

Jobs

We regularly have job opportunities at Paxton & Whitfield, both in our shops and within our Head Office Team. If you are interested in finding out more please send in your CV with a covering note explaining where you would be interested in working, what kind of role you're interested in and why you are keen to work for Paxton & Whitfield.

 

Our Chelsea Green shop is looking for a full-time sales assistant. The successful candidate will have a passion for cheese and fine foods, provide exceptional customer service and be comfortable working in a small team where initiative is key. Please send CV along with a covering letter to calestreet@paxtonandwhitfield.co.uk

 

Operations and Buying Senior Manager

(Permanent/Full-time)

We are looking to recruit an experienced Operations and Buying Senior Manager to manage our Bourton on the Water (in the Cotswolds) Head Office, reporting directly to the Managing Director. 

Responsibilities will fall in two areas, maximising the efficiency and profitability of the site and providing leadership across the functions, and setting and implementing the buying strategy and managing the small buying team.

The successful candidate is likely to have come from a food buying background and wants to broaden their skills into general management.    They should have financial, strategic and commercial capabilities.   The first few months of the role will include covering the current Buyer/Merchandiser’s maternity leave so they should have excellent attention to detail, be organised and interested in fine food.

To apply for the position please send a covering letter along with your CV to jobs@paxtonandwhitfield.co.uk

Applications to be submitted by 31 May 2017.

 

We are looking for a passionate cheese professional to lead our Bath team. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to expand their career within the artisan cheese world.

 Main responsibilities:

 Manage the team to deliver the highest quality service to our retail and trade customers.

Ensure we are offering the very highest quality products to our customers, in an attractive and hygienic manner.

Develop new opportunities with trade customers

Oversee the ordering of stock and manage the paperwork associated with running a small business unit.

Requirements:

 Knowledgeable and passionate about artisan cheese

Informed about quality hotels and restaurants in Bath

Proven record of achieving sales

Full of drive and initiative

Enjoy working in a small company where flexibility and “can do” attitude are key

Demonstrable planning and organisational skills

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Fully conversant with Microsoft Office

Applications to be submitted by 10 April 2017

To apply for the position please send your CV along with a covering letter to ros@paxtonandwhitfield.co.uk 

 

Our Stratford shop are recruiting for a part-time Cheesemonger.  Please send your CV along with a covering letter to stratford@paxtonandwhitfield.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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