Store Person

  • The Berkeley
  • Kitchen
  • Full time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Store Person to join the Main Kitchen at The Berkeley.


With an independent spirit and an eye for style, The Berkeley is the epitome of modern British luxury. Rooms are furnished by leading designers, and London’s original fashionista afternoon tea ‘Prêt-à-Portea’ is served daily in the Collins Room. The Berkeley is perfectly positioned between Hyde Park, fashionable Knightsbridge and the residential neighbourhood of Belgravia. Its signature experiences include the famed Blue Bar, The Berkeley Bar & Terrace, Michelin-starred dining in ‘Marcus’ by Marcus Wareing and our Bamford Health Club & Spa.

Main duties & responsibilities

As a Store Person you will support the Kitchen department in an operative role, through the co- ordination of purchasing and receiving of daily and weekly food orders for the kitchen. Co-ordinate the administration from the chef`s office to assist fully in the daily function of the kitchen department.

 

Main responsibilities of the role include but are not limited to:

 

  • Receive from the Executive/Sous Chefs the necessary daily and weekly orders for placing with the appropriate suppliers and to assist in the compilation of the daily orders with the Executive/Sous Chefs On a daily basis.
  • Update or Change products on the relevant ordering templates with the pricing list.
  • Place the order with the appropriate suppliers for each item required based on the input of the weekly market sheet, the Executive Chef and/or Sous Chefs, and the suppliers with the objective of securing items of the required quality at the best available price. Order all items through the hotel purchasing system, and other items needed for the functioning of the department such as equipment, operating supplies and stationery on procurement through the hotel purchasing system. Follow up and check that deliveries have arrived.
  • Follow up with the relevant supplier on any discrepancies between delivery and purchase order. Print the purchase orders
  • Maintain a sanitary work area of fridges and freezers, comply with the departmental procedures for stock rotation and inventory control.
  • Maintain the stock levels for the Dry stores, fridges and freezers in accordance with the kitchen management.

Entry Requirements

Successful candidates for the Store Person opportunity will demonstrate genuine dedication to The Berkeley and show a commitment to consistent quality in our product and service.

This is an exciting role for a talented individual who is looking for a new challenge and wants to join a fast paced and high performing team renowned for their approach and delivery of unparalleled service.

We anticipate applicants will have previous experience in Store Management or Purchasing and will have worked in a similar role within a luxury hotel environment.

Benefits package

  • Competitive salary
  • Preferential room rates for yourself and family across Maybourne Hotel Group
  • 50% food & beverage discount across Maybourne Hotel Group
  • Vast range of learning and development programmes, for colleagues and managers at all levels
  • Opportunities for transfer and promotion across Maybourne Hotel Group
  • Social events & activities
  • Wellbeing events & activities
  • Critical illness cover
  • Season ticket loan
  • Additional benefits & initiatives may be available in local properties

Terms & conditions apply to all benefits

Eligibility

In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

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