Sales Assistant - Cedric Grolet Patisserie

  • The Berkeley
  • Food & beverage
  • Full time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a passionate Patisserie Assistant to join the Cedric Grolet Patisserie team at The Berkeley.


With a string of accolades citing him as the best pastry chef in the world, Cédric Grolet – known for his trompe-l'œil artistry, Fruits and Flowers – has opened the doors to his first patisserie outside of France, Cédric Grolet at The Berkeley in London.

Positioned on Knightsbridge, with leafy views over Hyde Park, Cédric Grolet at The Berkeley is home to the chef’s signature viennoiserie, cookies, cakes and standout patisseries for takeaway, all made each morning fresh for the day, with a 'once they are gone, they are gone!' policy. Currently sold separately in Paris, Cédric Grolet's most famous creations, his fruits and flower cakes, are sold together for the very first time. Alongside these standout creations is an exclusive for London: a signature trompe-l'œil, where Cédric Grolet and his team have created an illusion of his favourite British cake, a classic scone, as a tribute to Britain.

Main duties & responsibilities

Successful candidates for our Patisserie Assistant opportunity will demonstrate genuine dedication to Cedric Groluet at The Berkeley and show a commitment to consistent quality in our product and service. You will have:

  • Previous Retail Assistant experience preferably within a patisserie
  • A passion for food and delivering an excellent customer service 
  • Great communication skills and be a team player with 
  • The ability to work in a high pressured environment
  • Excellent attention to detail

Entry Requirements

This is an exciting role for a talented individual who is looking for a new challenge and would love to be part of this exciting new venture. You will be joining a fast paced and high performing hotel team renowned for their approach and delivery of unparalleled service. 

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


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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