JOB OPPORTUNITIES
All resumes and questions should be directed to thesweettradingco@gmail.com. No Calls Please. 

PT Chocolatier, Narberth
PT Manager, Lafayette Hill
Retail Sales Associate, Lafayette Hill
Birthday Party Leader/Supervisor, Narberth + Lafayette Hill
PT Early Morning Baker, Narberth

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PT Chocolatier, Narberth
A creative and fun chocolate and confection shop, we produce anything from candy bars to truffles to marshmallows to brownies and cakes. Position is mainly kitchen based but there will be customer interaction as well. Other responsibilities may include; packaging, register, cleaning, inventory etc... 

Who are you?

  • Has 2+ years commercial kitchen experience (although we are willing to train the right person)
  • Might have a culinary degree or are in culinary school, not necessarily specific to pastry/chocolate
  • Are familiar with basic kitchen terms; including equipment, dishes, and measurement tools
  • Can follow a recipe correctly and with enthusiasm
  • Flexible schedule but must be available in AMs
  • Are willing to learn and respect laws of Kashrut (Our shop is certified Kosher...you do NOT need to keep Kosher to work here!)
  • Want to work for a growing company
  • Have a positive and hardworking attitude
  • Have fun + creative ideas to offer
  • Offers precision + attention to details
  • Is safety conscious
  • Has fine motor skills/dexterity
  • Good communication skills
  • Honest

Please respond to thesweettradingco@gmail.com w. resume and a quick bit about why you are interested in this position. This is a tight team and we work closely together. This is not a clock in and clock out environment. Looking for someone who is interested in being a part of a team, working hard, and having a little fun (its chocolate after all!) The ability to work standing and lift 50lbs is needed. E-mail only. No Phone calls. Thank you! 


PT Manager, Lafayette Hill
The Sweet Trading Company , a locally owned, handcrafted chocolate, candy and confections shop, is seeking a PT Retail Store manager for our Lafayette Hill location.
We specialize in handcrafted Belgian chocolates, confections, baked goods and candy. We are looking for a dedicated and creative individual to join our team. The perfect candidate has an entrepreneurial spirit with the ability to jump in, move fast and work hard. This position is a PT manager with room for growth. Approximately 25-30 hours per week, serving as the team leader for the store. 

Who are you?
Leading by example, our managers roll up their sleeves and work hard, but also know how to have fun and create a positive, happy environment. No job is beneath you, and you'll always go the extra mile to get things done right with a great attitude. You must be able to work with a high level of autonomy, with a good understanding of the framework within which the company strategy is built.
Candidate Experience

  • 3+ years of experience retail management (Food-industry retail experience preferred).
  • Extraordinary communications skills, written and verbal.
  • Commitment to providing expert customer service, quality operations and an unparalleled level of professionalism.
  • Strong organizational management and conflict resolution skills.
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule and available to work Weekends and holidays when necessary.
  • Outgoing and positive attitude and an enjoyment of engaging with customers.
  • Past experience with inventory management, cash management, and other operational tasks.
  • Proven proficiency using the Microsoft Office suite of products and Social Media management. (Experience with graphic design principles/editing software preferred).
  • Experience and understanding of various point of sales systems (Experience with Square POS system preferred, but not required).
  • Ability to lift 50lbs and work standing for extended periods of time

Responsibilities

  • Ensure each patron receives outstanding customer service by providing a friendly environment, deep product knowledge, and honest advice. Build lasting relationships with our customers. Go above and beyond to provide the highest level of service
  • Present a well-stocked, clean, and beautifully presented sales floor. Present our product in appealing, selling ways. Create attractive gift baskets and packages for sale and custom order.
  • Operations: Manage inventory and expenses, oversee staff, approve timesheets and manage scheduling, order supplies from vendors, and coordinate deliveries from the main store
  • Create and direct special in-store events, promotions, and manage community engagements
  • Be detail-oriented, noticing and taking action on items that are not operating under optimal conditions. Present ideas and options for maintaining a high level of excellence in the store.
  • Ensure strong and regular communication with main office, including operations updates, marketing needs, visual merchandising requests, customer service issues, and promotions. Everyone works together to share learnings, celebrate successes, troubleshoot problems, and drive the company to become that much better each day.


Please email resume, salary requirements and a note telling us about your favorite sweet treat to: TheSweetTradingCo@gmail.com. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Retail Sales Associate, Lafayette Hill
The Sweet Trading Company (www.thechocolateconcierge.com), a locally owned, handcrafted chocolate, candy and confections shop, is seeking a PT Retail Sales Associate for our Lafayette Hill location.
We specialize in handcrafted Belgian chocolates, confections, baked goods and candy. We are looking for a dedicated and creative individual to join our team. The perfect candidate has an entrepreneurial spirit with the ability to jump in, move fast and work hard. This position is for retail staff, approximately 15 hours per week. 

Who are you?
A self starting, candy lover who has a positive attitude, attention to detail, and ability to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere. 

Candidate Experience
⦁    2+ years of experience in a retail environment (Food-industry retail experience preferred).
⦁    Great communications skills, written and verbal.
⦁    Commitment to providing excellent customer service, quality operations and an unparalleled level of professionalism.
⦁    Willingness to work a flexible schedule and available to work Weekends and holidays when necessary.
⦁    Outgoing and positive attitude and an enjoyment of engaging with customers.
⦁    Experience and understanding of various point of sales systems (Experience with Square POS system preferred, but not required).
⦁    Ability to lift 50lbs and work standing for extended periods of time
Responsibilities
⦁    Ensure each customer receives outstanding service by providing a friendly environment, deep product knowledge, and honest advice. Build lasting relationships with our customers. Go above and beyond to provide the highest level of service
⦁    Present a well-stocked, clean, and beautifully presented sales floor. Present our product in appealing, selling ways. Create attractive gift baskets and packages for sale and custom order.
⦁    Assist in successful execution and promotion of in-store events, promotions, and community engagements
⦁    Be detail-oriented, noticing and taking action on items that are not operating under optimal conditions. Present ideas and options for maintaining a high level of excellence in the store.
⦁    Greet and welcome customers, operate Point of Sale System, bag and package product, clean rooms of store

Please email resume, salary requirements and a note telling us about your favorite sweet treat to: TheSweetTradingCo@gmail.com. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Birthday Party Leader/Supervisor
Do you enjoy working with children and have a creative nature and interest in food? Our Birthday Party Supervisors run our unique and fun Birthday Party Experiences for groups of 10-20 children. 

Who are you?

  • 2+ years of experience working in a classroom/camp environment
  • Love all things crafting and baking and sharing that love with our birthday party attendees
  • Great communications skills, written and verbal.
  • Commitment to providing excellent customer service, engagement with kids and attendees, and an unparalleled level     of professionalism.
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule and available to work Weekends 
  • Outgoing and positive attitude and an enjoyment of engaging with kids and adults.
  • Have appropriate state clearances or ability to obtain them prior to start of employment

Responsibilities

  • Follow operational guide to each party with specificity 
  • Make sure all supplies are prepared and ready for parties
  • Set up and clean up of all party materials
  • Making sure party supplies are stocked and ready for next party(and notifying manager if not)
  • Make sure kids attending feel welcome and included
  • Provide management with any necessary details for follow up
  • Run party from start to finish with guests leaving feeling great
  • Ability to lift 50lbs and work standing for extended periods of time

Please email resume, salary requirements and a note telling us about your favorite food craft to: TheSweetTradingCo@gmail.com. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

PT Early Morning Baker, Narberth
We are looking to hire a PT early morning baker. Position will be 2-3 days per week, approximately 3 hours per morning. Flexible start/end times before 9am. Perfect for an experienced baker with flexible schedule. 

Who are you?

  • Has 2+ years commercial kitchen experience (although we are willing to train the right person)
  • Might have a culinary degree or are in culinary school, not necessarily specific to pastry/chocolate
  • Are familiar with basic kitchen terms; including equipment, dishes, and measurement tools
  • Can follow a recipe correctly and with enthusiasm
  • Are willing to learn and respect laws of Kashrut (Our shop is certified Kosher...you do NOT need to keep Kosher to work here!)
  • Have a positive and hardworking attitude and ability to work independently 
  • Have fun + creative ideas to offer
  • Offers precision + attention to details
  • Is safety conscious
  • Has fine motor skills/dexterity
  • Good communication skills
  • Honest

Please respond to thesweettradingco@gmail.com w. resume and a quick bit about why you are interested in this position. The ability to work standing and lift 50lbs is needed. E-mail only. No Phone calls. Thank you!