Full Time Vacancy – Cheesemonger, Administration and HR

We are looking for an organised, flexible and self-motivated person to join our retail team and to assist with administration and HR.  The position available combines two vital roles in our company.  The successful person will join our experienced team of cheesemongers at Borough market 3-4 days per week.  They will also spend 1-2 days per week at our office, assisting with accounts administration and HR.  To share our enormous love of cheese is the most essential criteria for success.

Responsibilities - Retail (3-4 days per week)

  • Sales of cheese to our retail customers at Borough Market

  • Taking the utmost care of cheese on the stall so that it reaches our customers in the best condition

Responsibilities – Administration & HR (1-2 days per week)

  • Book keeping responsibilities

  • Credit Control

  • Staff rota organisation and preparation for payroll

 

Required Skills and Qualities

  • A love of cheese and interest in how it is made and moved from production to plate

  • Transferable experience in the food & drink industry is preferred but not essential

  • Good communication: excellent verbal and written English

  • Sage Accounts and advanced Microsoft Excel skills are essential

  • Fluent French is an enormous advantage

  • Attention to detail, reliability, positivity and professionalism are all essential qualities

  • A full, clean UK driving license and experience driving in London is preferred

 

Position Details

  • Full time position over 5 days each week, including Saturdays

  • Working outdoors, in all weathers, lifting heavy cheese and equipment

  • Permanent position requiring a minimum commitment of 1 year

 

To apply please email a CV and covering letter to suzannah.watson@mons-cheese.co.uk