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Clitheroe


Chef De Partie - The Loft Bistro - Clitheroe

Are you a chef de partie who wants to work full-time, sociable hours?


We are looking for a permanent full time chef for our Loft Bistro, set within Loom Loft Furniture & Interiors in the Ribble Valley. With a contemporary external look, the interiors and Bistro has an industrial feel. The kitchen has fantastic fresh and local produce. We have created an eclectic menu, accompanied with delicious wines and gins, soft drinks and a coffee menu. We are looking for someone who is an enthusiastic individual passionate about food who aspires to be the best and can offer a warm and friendly welcome to all customers to make their visit exceptional.


Your duties will be:
•    To assist the Head Chef in creating menu items, recipes and developing dishes.
•    Preparation and presentation of all dishes must be of the highest standard and consistent.
•    Have excellent Food Hygiene knowledge and practices. Ensuring all documentation is completed to Food Standards Agency Brand Standard 5
•    Have a friendly yet professional persona.
•    Have experience of working with an establishment of a similar standard and an establishment that focuses on fresh food.
•    Be a strong team player.
•    An outgoing personality
•    Excellent people skills
•    High standards and quality driven
•    Excellent organisational skills
•    An immaculate appearance
•    To work well under pressure with the ability to multi task
•    Have knowledge of health and safety.
•    Preferably have Food Hygiene Level 2
•    Listening skills
•    Honest and open
•    Reliable, committed and flexible


Hours;
You will be working 5 days per week, to include at least one weekend day.


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


Salary:
Great rate of pay, depending on experience 


Benefits:
•    Employee discount
•    Life insurance


Schedule:
•    Monday to Friday
•    Weekend availability


Experience:
•    Chef de Partie: 1 year (required)


To apply for this role please email recruitment@loomloft.co.uk and jbriggs@loomloft.co.uk with your CV and Covering Letter.


Bolton


Experienced Senior Furniture Sales - Bolton

The core responsibility of this position is to assist the team to drive sales across the department. By ensuring sales & service take precedent over any tasks or merchandising. To ensure this is a smooth running operation we will need you to adhere to the following duties;

 

  • · Delivering exceptional Customer Service, approaching every customer in your department and encouraging the rest of the team to approach customers to offer help and assistance.
  • · facilitate sales transactions by advising customers on suitable products that best meet their needs and encourage purchases. Explain product features and benefits to customers, assist them in locating specified products on the sales floor, and process customer payments.
  • · Lead by example and inspire the team to increase sales and ensure efficiency.
  • · Ensuring the team meets or exceeds all KPI’s and targets as set out by the management team.
  • · Be aware of sales on a daily/weekly basis to ensure they are in line with targets, addressing products not performing and communicating this information to other staff. Monitor, identify and promote slow selling lines to maximise sales potential.
  • · Develop an understanding of product knowledge of every item in stock in your department. Ensure this information is cascaded to all sales staff.
  • · Develop product ranges and monitor the sales activity on ranges to ensure maximum efficiencies/opportunities.
  • · Follow and be aware of current trends concerning home interiors and design. Ensure stock levels are in line with the trend and demand.
  • · Ensure that Brand standards are maintained at all times, including POS.
  • · Liaise with Marketing to ensure all POS is current and professionally displayed.
  • · Ensure that stock is displayed effectively and stock replenished according to demand, liaise with the Merchandising Manager.
  • · Develop excellent relationships with suppliers/agents via on site meetings. Through these excellent relationships drive deals and discounts on all stock ranges, ensuring we get the best possible deal.
  • · Develop and maintain excellent relations with management and staff. Support them with information and guidance where needed.
  • · Staff undertake their routine duties and conduct themselves in a professional manner.
  • · To ensure the highest standards of sales advice and service are delivered by all team members.
  • · Contributing to any project works, i.e. remerchandising of the department.
  • · Complete relevant documentation as required.
  • · Respond to customer complaints and comments promptly and in a professional manner.
  • · Participate and embrace all training opportunities presented by the company.
  • · Be proactive and self-motivated.


Full time position with competitive salary
 

To apply for this role please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@loomloft.co.uk


Preston


Experienced Senior Furniture Sales - Preston

We are opening an exciting new Loom Loft Furniture & interiors store and bistro at Trident Park, Preston Docklands in Spring 2024, and are recruiting for Senior Furniture Sales positions.

Your position will be as a Senior Furniture Sales Assistant. The core responsibility of this position is to assist the team to drive sales across the department. To ensure this is a smooth running operation we will need you to adhere to the following duties;

Your responsibilities will include;
· Delivering exceptional Customer Service.
· Facilitating sales transactions, from advising customers, right through the transaction to processing payments.
· Meet and exceed targets and content/quality of sales.
· Lead by example and inspire your colleagues to achieve or exceed their goals. Driving sales, KPI’s and targets.
· Excellent relations with your team. Support with information and guidance.
•    Liaising with all departments including Marketing, Transport, other branches and their colleagues.
•    Attaining and maintaining high standards of displays, merchandising and stock replenishment.
•    Contributing to any project works, i.e., remerchandising of the department.
•    Develop excellent relationships with suppliers and reps.
· Ensuring good housekeeping; Shopfloor and storerooms are kept tidy and well organised.
•    Ensuring product and procedural knowledge is to the highest standard.
•    All Health & Safety and General Data Protection Regulations are adhered to at all times.
•    Participate and embrace all training opportunities presented by the company.
•    Being proactive, with initiative and self-motivated.
•    Displaying market and trend awareness.
•    Being flexible and cooperative with the best interests of the business.
•    Being a team player.
Previous Senior Furniture Sales experience (or in a similar industry) required

Job Types: Full-time & Part-time Permanent vacancies available x 6

Benefits:
•    Employee discount
•    Free Parking
•    Discounted Food
•    Life insurance


Schedule:
•    Monday to Friday
•    Weekend availability


Ability to commute/relocate:
•    Preston, PR2 2FU: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


Experience:
•    Senior Sales: 2 years (preferred)


Work Location: In person

To apply for this role please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@loomloft.co.uk


Furniture & Interiors Sales Executive - Preston

We are opening an exciting new Loom Loft Furniture & interiors store and bistro at Trident Park, Preston Docklands in Spring 2024, and are recruiting for Furniture & Interiors Sales Executives

As part of our team, we want you to deliver exceptional customer service and prioritising customer engagement. Assisting the management team in having a well merchandised, organised and clean store.


Your responsibilities will include;
· To deliver exceptional Customer Service, prioritising customers over tasking.
· Working on personal targets.
· Facilitating sales transactions, from advising customers, right through the transaction to processing payments.
· Liaising with all departments including Marketing, Transport, other branches and colleagues.
· Attaining and maintaining high standards of displays, merchandising and stock replenishment.
· Hands on approach, contributing to any project works, i.e., remerchandising of the department.
· Ensuring good housekeeping; Shopfloor and storerooms are kept tidy and well organised.
•    Ensuring product and procedural knowledge is to the highest standard.
•    All Health & Safety and General Data Protection Regulations are adhered to at all times.
•    Participate and embrace all training opportunities presented by the company.
•    Being proactive, with initiative and self-motivated.
•    Displaying market and trend awareness.
•    Being flexible and cooperative with the best interests of the business.
· Being a team player.


A 12 month training program will be offered to scale up to become a senior sales executive.

Flexible working days to include one weekend day.

Only People who can demonstrate the above criteria will be considered.

Job Type: Full-time & Part-time positions available x 3

Salary: On Application

Benefits:
•    Employee discount
•    Discounted Food
•    Free parking
•    On-site parking


Ability to commute/relocate:
•    Preston, PR2 2FU: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


Experience:
•    Sales: 1 year (preferred)


Licence/Certification:
•    Driving Licence (preferred)


Work Location: In person
 

To apply for this role please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@loomloft.co.uk


Retail Assistant - Preston

We are opening an exciting new Loom Loft Furniture & interiors store and bistro at Trident Park, Preston Docklands in Spring 2024, and are recruiting for Retail Assistants.

As our Retail Assistant you will assist customers with purchases, actively approaching customers and delivering exceptional customer service. Assisting our furniture team in maintaining an organised, beautifully merchandised, clean department.

Below are your duties
Responsibilities;

  • Deliver exceptional Customer Service
  • Process accessories through our bespoke till system, following our till procedures
  • Preparing quotes/invoices for customers
  • Develop an understanding of product knowledge
  • Ensure that Brand standards are maintained at all times, including POS and & third parties (deliveries)
  • Contributing to any project works, i.e., remerchandising of the department
  • Maintain high standards of health and safety/housekeeping
  • Participate and embrace all training opportunities presented by the company
  • Ensure all GDPR procedures are followed
  • Friendly and approachable manner
  • Proactive and self-motivated
  • Skills;
  • Hardworking and not afraid to roll up your sleeves
  • Has excellent customer service
  • Very organised
  • Good problem solver
  • Excellent communicator and co-operator
  • Works well in a team or on own initiative

Hours;
Full & Part-time vacancies, flexible over 7 days.

Job Types: Full Time – Part-time positions x 6


Salary: On Application


Benefits:
•    Employee discount
•    Discounted Food
•    Free parking
•    On-site parking


Ability to commute/relocate:
•    Preston, PR2 2FU: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


Education:
•    GCSE or equivalent (preferred)


Experience:
•    Retail sales: 1 year (preferred)
•    customer service: 1 year (preferred)


Licence/Certification:
•    Driving Licence (preferred)


Work Location: In person
 

To apply for this role please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@loomloft.co.uk


Warehouse Support & Stock Processor - Preston

Loom Loft Furniture & Interiors requires a Warehouse Support & Stock Processor to organise in-coming deliveries and co-ordinate our warehouse to assist our sales & bistro staff.


To ensure this is a smooth-running operation,
Your duties will be;
•    To take responsibility of all incoming deliveries and complete relevant paperwork.
•    Assist the delivery team with loading/unloading our delivery vans.
•    Ensuring deliveries are checked off correctly. Appropriately noting any suspected damages etc.
on the delivery note and notifying the appropriate manager.
· Unpack and price stock.
•    Coordinate stock transfers between sites.
•    Distribute these deliveries and paperwork to the relevant departments or warehouse as soon as possible.
•    Bistro frozen and chilled products put away within a specified time.
•    Overseeing storage in the warehouse, having a system of where all stock is stored, including pending deliveries to go out.
•    Checking the maintenance of the warehouse and surrounding areas and making any minor repairs.
•    Ensuring stock is stored safely and that all stock is raised off the floor – at least a pallet high.
•    Coordinate the collection and storage of Pallets-liaising with our main warehouse to arrange collections.
•    Providing regular reports/communication to management.
•    Have odd-job skills to build shelving, put up art, help merchandising team moving/lifting furniture & interiors.
•    All areas of the warehouse and outside waste areas are clean, organised and tidy.


Job Types: Contract, Full-time, Permanent


Benefits:
•    Company pension
•    Free parking
•    On-site parking


Work Location: In person

To apply for this role please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@loomloft.co.uk


Bistro Manager/Head Chef - The Loft Bistro - Preston

We are opening an exciting new Loom Loft Furniture & interiors store and bistro at Trident Park, Preston Docklands in Spring 2024, and are recruiting for a Bistro Manager/Head Chef

We are looking for someone with a positive, calm attitude and a hands-on approach which will include creating innovative new dishes to deliver to our bistro customers. Having the ability to work as a team player with the owners and the bistro team. The Head Chef will play an influential role in continuing to deliver the high standards that have been created at The Loft Bistro.


You will;
•    Overseeing kitchen and front of house in the bistro, with the assistance of our FOH supervisor
•    Hands-on with all sections within the bistro.
•    Have a friendly, calm yet professional persona.
•    Have experience of working with an establishment of a similar standard and an establishment that focuses on fresh food and excellent service.
•    Be a strong team player.
•    Be able to lead by example to ensure your high standards filter through your team.
•    Be fully responsible for the smooth running of the restaurant, staff management and training.
•    Ordering and stock control.
•    Preparation and presentation of all dishes must be of the highest standard and consistent.
•    Have excellent Food Hygiene knowledge and practices. Ensuring all documentation is completed to Food Standards Agency Brand Standard 5
•    Complete rotas, be involved in the hiring process of any new staff.


Skills:
•    Previous experience in a similar role
•    An outgoing personality
•    Excellent customer service and people skills
•    High standards and quality driven
•    Excellent organisational skills
•    An immaculate appearance
•    To work well under pressure with the ability to multi task
•    Have knowledge of health and safety.
•    Preferably have Food Hygiene Level 2
•    Listening skills
•    Honest and open
•    Reliable, committed and flexible


Hours; sociable hours, flexible 5 days in 7, to include at least one weekend day.


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


Benefits:
•    Discounted food
•    Free Parking
•    Employee discount
•    Life insurance


Ability to commute/relocate:
•    Preston, PR2 2FU: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
Schedule:
•    Monday to Friday
•    Weekends


Experience:
•    Head Chef: 2 year (preferred)
 

To apply for this role please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@loomloft.co.uk


Front of House Manager - The Loft Bistro - Preston

We are opening an exciting new Loom Loft Furniture & interiors store and bistro at Trident Park, Preston Docklands in Spring 2024, and are recruiting for a Front of House Manager.

We are looking for someone who is an enthusiastic individual passionate about customer service and food who aspires to be the best and can offer a warm and friendly welcome to all customers to make their visit exceptional.


As Front of House Manager, you will;
•    Be a hands on manager, running the whole operations of the front of house in the bistro.
•    Be able to work all positions of front of house.
•    Have a calm, friendly yet professional persona.
•    Have experience of working within an establishment of a similar standard and an establishment that focuses on fresh food and excellent service.
•    Be a strong team player.
•    Be able to lead by example to ensure your high standards filter through your team.
•    Be fully responsible for staff management, training and development.
•    Ordering, stock and profit & loss control.
•    Rotas to enable adequate cover over all day parts within budgets.
•    Have excellent Food Hygiene knowledge and practices. Ensuring all documentation is completed to Food Standards Agency Brand Standard 5


Skills
•    Previous experience in a similar role
•    An outgoing personality
•    Excellent customer service and people skills
•    High standards and quality driven
•    Excellent organisational skills
•    An immaculate appearance
•    To work well under pressure with the ability to multi task
•    Have knowledge of health and safety.
•    Preferably have Food Hygiene Level 2
•    Listening skills
•    Honest and open
•    Reliable, committed and flexible


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: On Application

Benefits:
•    Discounted food
•    Free Parking
•    Employee discount
•    Life insurance


Ability to commute/relocate:
•    Preston, PR2 2FU: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
Schedule:
•    Monday to Friday
•    Weekend availability


Experience:
•    Front of house management: 1 year (preferred)

To apply for this role please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@loomloft.co.uk


Front of House Supervisor - The Loft Bistro - Preston

We are opening an exciting new Loom Loft Furniture & interiors store and bistro at Trident Park, Preston Docklands in Spring 2024, and are recruiting for a Front of House Supervisors. 

We are looking for person(s) who can complement our team and are an enthusiastic and passionate about customer service, who aspires to be the best and can offer a warm and friendly welcome to all customers to make their visit exceptional.

You will;
•    Be assisting the FOH supervisor in the day to day running the front of house, you will be required to run the establishment in their absence or when needed.
•    Have a friendly yet professional persona.
•    Have experience of working with an establishment of a similar standard and an establishment that focuses on fresh food and excellent service.
•    Be a strong team player.
•    Be able to lead by example to ensure your high standards filter through your team.
•    Be fully responsible for assisting in the smooth running of the restaurant, staff, and training.
•    Ordering and stock control of front of house stock.
•    Have excellent Food Hygiene knowledge and practices. Ensuring all documentation is completed to Food Standards Agency Brand Standard 5


Skills
•    Previous experience in a similar role
•    An outgoing personality
•    Excellent customer service and people skills
•    High standards and quality driven
•    Excellent organisational skills
•    An immaculate appearance
•    To work well under pressure with the ability to multi task
•    Have knowledge of health and safety.
•    Preferably have Food Hygiene Level 2
•    Listening skills
•    Open and honest
•    Reliable, committed, and flexible


Job Type: Full-time x 2

Salary: On Application

Benefits:
•    Employee discount
•    Discounted Food
•    Free parking
•    On-site parking


Ability to commute/relocate:
•    Preston, PR2 2FU: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


Schedule:
•    Monday to Friday
•    Weekend availability


Experience:
•    Supervisor: 1 year (preferred)


To apply for this role please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@loomloft.co.uk


Sous Chef - The Loft Bistro - Preston

We are opening an exciting new Loom Loft Furniture & interiors store and bistro at Trident Park, Preston Docklands in Spring 2024, and are recruiting for a Sous Chef.

We are looking for someone who is an enthusiastic individual, passionate about food who aspires to be the best and who compliments our friendly welcoming team who makes our customers visits exceptional.

Works alongside head chef to manage daily kitchen activities, including overseeing staff, aiding with menu preparation, ensuring food quality and freshness, and monitoring ordering and stocking. Provides meal quality and consistency by following designated recipes.

Sous Chef Job Duties;
•    Leads kitchen team in chef's absence
•    Provides guidance to junior kitchen staff members, including, but not limited, to line cooking, food preparation, and dish plating
•    Oversees and organises kitchen stock and ingredients
•    Ensures a first-in, first-out food rotation system and verifies all food products are properly dated and organised for quality assurance
•    Keeps cooking stations stocked, especially before and during prime operation hours
•    Trains new kitchen employees to restaurant and kitchen standards
•    Assists with food and product ordering by keeping detailed records and minimises waste, plus works with existing systems to improve waste reduction and manage budgetary concerns
•    Supervises all food preparation and presentation to ensure quality and restaurant standards
•    Works with head chef to maintain kitchen organisation, staff ability, and training opportunities
•    Verifies that food storage units all meet standards and are consistently well-managed
•    Coordinates with Bistro management team on supply ordering, budget, and kitchen efficiency and staffing


Hours;
Full time to cover 8.30am to 6pm, 5 days a week on a 7 day rota.

Benefits:
•    Discounted or free food
•    Free Parking
•    Employee discount
•    Life insurance


Ability to commute/relocate:
•    Preston, PR2 2FU: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:
•    Sous Chef: 1 year (Preferred)


Salary:
•    On application
 

To apply for this role please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@loomloft.co.uk


Chef De Partie - The Loft Bistro - Preston

Are you a Chef De Partie who wants to work full-time, sociable hours?

We are opening an exciting new Loom Loft Furniture & interiors store and bistro at Trident Park, Preston Docklands in Spring 2024, and are recruiting for a Chef De Partie.

We are looking for someone who is an enthusiastic individual passionate about food who aspires to be the best and can offer a warm and friendly welcome to all customers to make their visit exceptional.


Your duties will be:
•    To assist the Head Chef in creating menu items, recipes and developing dishes.
•    Preparation and presentation of all dishes must be of the highest standard and consistent.
•    Have excellent Food Hygiene knowledge and practices. Ensuring all documentation is completed to Food Standards Agency Brand Standard 5
•    Have a friendly yet professional persona.
•    Have experience of working with an establishment of a similar standard and an establishment that focuses on fresh food.
•    Be a strong team player.
•    An outgoing personality
•    Excellent people skills
•    High standards and quality driven
•    Excellent organisational skills
•    An immaculate appearance
•    To work well under pressure with the ability to multi task
•    Have knowledge of health and safety.
•    Preferably have Food Hygiene Level 2
•    Listening skills
•    Honest and open
•    Reliable, committed and flexible


Hours;
You will be working 5 days per week, to include at least one weekend day.


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent x 2

Salary: 
•    On application

Benefits:
•    Discounted food
•    Free Parking
•    Employee discount
•    Life insurance


Ability to commute/relocate:
•    Preston, PR2 2FU: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
Schedule:
•    Monday to Friday
•    Weekend availability


Experience:
•    Chef de Partie: 1 year (required)

To apply for this role please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@loomloft.co.uk


Full Time & Part Time Front of House Assistants - The Loft Bistro - Preston

We are opening an exciting new Loom Loft Furniture & interiors store and bistro at Trident Park, Preston Docklands in Spring 2024, and are recruiting for Full Time & Part Time Front of House Assistants.


•    Serving customers to the highest standard, going above and beyond and creating lasting relationships for repeat custom
•    Assist customers in a warm and friendly manner and ensure their orders are accurate and delivered with a smile
•    Preparation and outstanding presentation of food and beverages both hot and cold
•    Able to set up the restaurant ready for opening
•    Ensure outstanding levels of cleanliness using daily, weekly and monthly cleaning schedules.
•    Daily administrative tasks, including temperature checks and other food hygiene records
•    Deal with enquiries and issues promptly and in a professional manner ensuring management are aware when a problem arises
•    Provide assistance to the manager during end of day close down
•    Comply with all company policies.
•    Comply with all Health and Safety Regulations.
•    Ensuring all documentation is completed to Food Standards Agency Brand Standard 5


Skills, interests and qualities needed:
•    Preferably previous experience in a similar role, but full training given
•    Preferably Barista trained
•    An outgoing personality
•    Excellent customer service and people skills
•    High standards and quality driven
•    Excellent organisational skills
•    An immaculate appearance
•    To work well under pressure with the ability to multi task
•    Have knowledge of health and safety.
•    Preferably have Food Hygiene Level 2
•    Listening skills
•    Honest and open
•    Reliable, committed and flexible


Hours; flexible Monday to Sunday, to be available at least one weekend day.


Job Type: Permanent

Salary: On Application

Benefits:
•    Discounted food
•    Free Parking
•    Employee discount
•    Life insurance


Ability to commute/relocate:
•    Preston, PR2 2FU: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


Schedule:
•    Monday to Friday
•    Weekend availability


Work Location: In person

To apply for this role please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@loomloft.co.uk