Current Vacancies

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Retail Roles

  • Retail Assistants (Part-Time) • Brownie Bar

    Borough Market

    We’re looking for customer focused Retail Assistants with the WOW factor to work on our market stall in the Borough Market at London Bridge.

    About the Job: • You will provide warm and engaging service to our loyal customer • You’ll take orders, describe our products, package and handle payments. • You’ll take every opportunity to provide a memorable experience and recommend products that will delight our customers • You’ll convey a passion for our fantastic cakes and brownies (this bit is easy!

    About You: • Passion for great customer service, great people and great food • A ‘people person’ with an engaging and fun communication style • A team player who is always looking to learn and develop

    £8/h + bonus (after 13 weeks)

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  • General Application - Any Department

    Central London

    We are a growing business and are always interested to hear from talented individuals who want to pursue a career in cakes, to build their career with like-minded colleagues and be a part of our future!

    As well as Salary benefits of working at Konditor & Cook include

    • Performance related bonus • 60% Staff discount • 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) • Subsidised gym membership • Regular company socials and staff events • The opportunity to grow and develop your career

    Tell us a bit about yourself and the kind of role(s) you are interested in and we’ll keep your details on file until we have a role we think may be relevant for you. Many of our current team joined us in this way, so we do encourage you to take the time to apply!

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  • Shift Manager

    Central London

    You will: Support the General Manager in leading and developing the retail teams to deliver outstanding customer service; Inspire the retail team to drive sales and increase spend per head; Act as a Duty Manager in the absence of General & Assistant Manager, taking responsibility for the smooth running of the entire site; Undertake various administration activities from stock management to cashing up.

    Salary £18,500 - £19,000 depending on experience + Bonus scheme

    Apply

  • Cake Shop Assistants

    Central London

    We’re looking for customer focused Retail Assistants with the WOW factor for various positions in our Central London sites.

    About the Job: • You will provide warm and engaging service to our loyal customer • You’ll take orders, describe our products, package and handle payments and make delicious coffee • You’ll take every opportunity to provide a memorable experience and recommend products that will delight our customers • You’ll convey a passion for our fantastic cakes and savoury food (this bit is easy!

    About You: • Passion for great customer service, great people and great food • A ‘people person’ with an engaging and fun communication style • A team player who is always looking to learn and develop

    £8/h inc bonus (after 13 weeks)

    Apply

  • Shift Leader (Part-Time)

    Goodge Street

    We’re looking for customer focused Shift Leader with the WOW factor for our latest shop in pretty Fitzrovia, Goodge Street.

    About the Job: • You will support the General Manager in leading and developing the retail teams to deliver outstanding customer service • You will inspire the retail team to drive sales and increase spend per head • You will act as a Duty Manager in the absence of General Manager, taking responsibility for the smooth running of the entire site • You will undertake various administration activities from stock management to cashing up • You will occasionally work with Cake School to provide engaging workshops • The role is on a part-time basis

    About You: • A passion for all things Cake! • Passion for great customer service, great people and great food • A confident communicator with the ability to lead others • High standards of customer service • A ‘can do!’ attitude

    £8.30hr + benefits

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  • Part-Time Shift Leader

    Central London

    About Working Here: • Paid £8.30/hr • 50p/h mystery shopper bonus • 60% Staff discount

    Konditor & Cook is a 21st century family business with big plans!

    We bake and create magical cakes with the ‘wow’ factor using craftsmanship and high quality ingredients with love baked in. We aim to be London’s cake shop.

    About the Job: Part-Time Shift Leader • You will support the General Manager in leading and developing the retail teams to deliver outstanding customer service • You will inspire the retail team to drive sales and increase spend per head • You will act as a Duty Manager in the absence of General Manager, taking responsibility for the smooth running of the entire site • You will undertake various administration activities from stock management to cashing up

    About You: • A passion for all things Cake! • Passion for great customer service, great people and great food • A confident communicator with the ability to lead others • High standards of customer service • A ‘can do!’ attitude

    This is a seasonal role and is therefore temporary.

    Apply

  • General Manager

    We are looking for the leaders of Konditor & Cook - motivated & passionate individuals who are committed to delivering our vision over the next three years.

    About the Job: • You will inspire and lead the retail team to give great customer service, drive sales and increase spend per head. • You will work closely with the team, taking responsibility for the smooth running of the operations of the entire site. • You will be responsible for the performance management and development of your team. • You will undertake various administration activities from stock management to labour planning. • You will be reviewing and responding to your weekly flash & monthly P&L report and monitoring & controlling your stores KPIs

    About You: • Passion for great customer service, great people and great food • A confident communicator with the ability to lead others • High standards of customer service • A ‘can do!’ attitude

    • Circa £25k to 30k per annum depending on experience + a bonus scheme worth up to 12.5% of the annual salary

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  • Graduate Operations Development Assistant

    Central London

    Are you a recent graduate looking to work in a fast paced, fun and dynamic environment? Are you passionate about cake? If so, we may have the perfect role for you.

    We are Konditor & Cook, the ‘21st Century’ family cake business. We need your help in making our big plans for the future come to fruition. Our company mission is to ‘Bring Joy’, and in doing so we bake and create magical cakes with the ‘WOW’ factor. We create this experience by using skilled craftsmanship and high quality ingredients.

    Your Role:

    • You will fulfill an active role in designing, training, implementing and managing new standards, processes & systems • You will help improve internal monitoring and analysing of Key Performance Indicators by developing and maintaining operations reports • You will research, develop and plan projects like new site openings, procedural change and campaign rollouts • You will support the Operations team in managing variable costs accounts, maintaining efficient budgets and providing reports & analysis

    About You:

    Essential

    • Degree educated or equivalent relevant experience • Demonstrable evidence of being part of an effective team • Strong, effective & clear communication skills • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office skills • Excellent organizational & time management skills • Ability to multi-task in a high pressure environment • A flexible, adaptive & positive attitude

    Desirable

    • A Change, Operations or Project management qualification • Experience of training others • A passion for working with cakes & food • Experience managing multi-layer relationships (i.e. at all levels of the business) • Experience with procurement • Confident in communicating with others in larger groups

    Our Offer:

    • Competitive Salary and Performance related bonus • 60% Staff discount • 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) • The opportunity to grow and develop your career • Subsidised gym membership • Free Eye-Test & £45 towards DSE spectacles if required • Regular company socials and staff events as part of our Joy Fund • A cake on your birthday (our favourite benefit)

    For more info on Konditor & Cook see our website.

    How to Apply:

    Click apply and fill in our application form, upload your CV and write us a short covering letter detailing why you are the right person for this role.

    Apply

  • Operations Support Assistant

    Central London

    Are you looking to work in a fast paced, fun and dynamic environment? Are you passionate about cake? If so, we may have the perfect role for you.

    We are Konditor & Cook, the ‘21st Century’ family cake business. We need your help in making our big plans for the future come to fruition. Our company mission is to ‘Bring Joy’, and in doing so we bake and create magical cakes with the ‘WOW’ factor. We create this experience by using skilled craftsmanship and high quality ingredients.

    Your Role: • You will be the go to person for all sites operational support • You will support a collaborate environment between the Head of Operations and the shop teams • You will be responsible for ordering, control & distribution of centralized stock across all sites • You will manage the Food & Beverage system • You will keep our teams safe & the business compliant by overseeing the Konditor & Cooks Health & Safety & HACCP systems in all sites • You will oversee integral systems (Tills, phones & IT across the business)

    About You: Essential • Strong & effective communicator • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office skills • Excellent organiser & time management skills • Ability to multi-task in a high pressure environment • A fun, friendly & flexible attitude • Great attention to detail • Strong starter finisher • GCSE educated with grade C or above in Maths & English or equivalent

    Desirable • Experience of training others • Management of EPOS systems • Passion for working with cakes & food • Managing multi-layer relationships (i.e. all levels in the business) • Experience with procurement • Coordinating contractors, suppliers and other third party relationships • Supporting internal systems such as stock management, till systems or any other internal system processes

    Our Offer: • Competitive Salary and Performance related bonus • 60% Staff discount • 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) • The opportunity to grow and develop your career • Subsidised gym membership • Free Eye-Test & £45 towards DSE spectacles if required • Regular company socials and staff events • A cake on your birthday (our favourite benefit)

    Please note that Konditor & Cook is an equal opportunities employer.

    How to Apply:

    Click apply and fill in our application form, upload your CV and write us a short covering letter detailing why you are the right person for this role.

    Apply

  • Master Barista - Gherkin

    30 St Mary Axe

    We’re looking for a skilled and customer focused Master Barista with the WOW factor to work in our busy shop at the iconic building in London, The ‘‘Gherkin’’.

    About the Job: • You will be managing the fulfilment of hot drinks orders by ensuring a smooth procedure that minimises customer wait time and delivers consistently high standards of coffee • Driving the continuous improvement of coffee quality in the shop • Effectively monitoring the standards of coffee being made by the team giving feedback where necessary • Effectively leading staff training to improve quality & consistency of coffee • Owning the ordering and stock control of tea, coffee & hot chocolate • Ensuring the cleanliness of the coffee machine, the grinder & the surrounding area • This role is for around 25 hours per week

    About You: • Passion for great customer service, great people, good food and excellent coffee • A ‘people person’ with an engaging and fun communication style and leadership • A team player who is always looking to learn and develop • A desire for a career in hospitality is a plus • Good barista skills and experience essential

    £8.30/h + bonus (after 12 weeks)

    Apply

Kitchen Roles

  • Cake Decorator

    Central London

    We’re looking for a skilled enthusiastic cake decorator to work at one of our Central London sites.

    About the Job •Setting and finishing our famous sponge cakes such as the Curly Whirly and our legendary magic cakes. •Inscribe customers custom messages and make bespoke cakes • To undertake general kitchen duties in support of your section (eg. setting up and clearing away baking equipment , cleaning and organising fridges) • Stock-taking for the section and similar administrative duties .

    About You • Broad decorating experience, including work with marzipan and royal icing • Ability to meet challenging and last minute bespoke customer requests. • Friendly and engaging communication style • Attention to detail and high standards • Passion for great customer service, great people and great food .

    Wage is £8.30 - £9.50/hour depending on experience.

    Apply

  • Baking and Decorating Internship

    Central London

    About Working Here This is not a paid internship, but you will be offered the following • 60% Staff discount • Travel expenses paid for up to £40 a week • The opportunity, vacancy permitting, of a position in the company

    About the internship • You will be actively part of our team for 12 weeks. We run a whole year round program, so there are always internship positions available. • You will work in both our decorating and bakery section • You will learn all aspects of cake making, from preparing doughs to finishing and inscribing cakes

    About You • Passion for great customer service, great people and great food • Friendly and engaging communication style • Attention to detail and high standards • Experience of baking and decorating preferred

    Apply

  • New Product Development & Quality Manager

    Central London

    We are Konditor & Cook, the ‘21st Century’ family cake business. We need your help in making our big plans for the future come to fruition. Our company mission is to ‘Bring Joy’, and in doing so we bake and create magical cakes with the ‘WOW’ factor. We create this experience by using skilled craftsmanship and high quality ingredients.

    Your Role: • Through creative innovation you will build on our current range and develop new exciting products for our brand to maintain & maximise our bespoke luxury retail offering • You will be responsible for the overall positive quality of products at Konditor & Cook; carrying out regular audits, giving feedback to the teams and perfecting recipes • You will use your skills & experience to efficiently manage the Konditor & Cook recipes, product specifications and the Fourth Food & Beverage System • You will successfully deliver developmental coaching, talent management and succession planning in our kitchens • You will maintain a best practice approach to maintain consistency, maximize time efficiencies and wow our customers.

    About You: Essential • A demonstrable passion for working with cakes & food • Five years plus professional baking and decorating experience or equivalent • Proven experience in training others • Experience in procurement • Strong & effective communication skills • Excellent organizational & time management skills • Ability to multi-task in a high pressure environment • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office skills or equivalent • GCSE educated or equivalent relevant experience with grade C or above in Maths and English • Flexible, adaptive & positive attitude

    Desirable • Vocational qualifications in a food discipline in new product design/innovation • Experience strategically innovating in food design • Experience in recruitment & succession planning • Proven experience developing individuals professionally • Experience managing audits in kitchens • Experienced user of Fourth FnB (Food & Beverage) System & Food

    Our Offer: • Competitive Salary and Performance related bonus • 60% Staff discount • 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) • The opportunity to grow and develop your career • Subsidised gym membership • Free Eye-Test & £45 towards DSE spectacles if required • Regular company socials and staff events as part of our Joy Fund • A cake on your birthday (our favourite benefit)

    Please Note: Konditor & Cook is an equal opportunities employer

    For more info on Konditor & Cook see our website.

    Apply

  • Head Chef

    Waterloo

    Head Savoury Chef

    We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled Head Savoury Chef lead in the production of our delicious lunches. You will deliver the best possible standards of our much loved, familiar seasonal menu.

    Your Role:

    ● You will produce both Hot and Cold savoury dishes from our famous lasagna to our range of salads ● Your work ethic should ensure the maintenance of quality and quantity of production in line with company standards ● You will be efficient, motivated and communicative to suit this dynamic work environment ● You will help us create a 21st century family cake business in which we bring joy with love baked into every product ● Full time position ● £10/hour dependant on experience ● 60% staff discount ● 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) ● Subsidized gym membership ● Regular company socials and team events as part of our Joy Fund ● Opportunities to grow and develop within the company ● A cake on your birthday (our favourite benefit!)

    About You:

    Essential: ● Savoury experience: 1 year + ● Food Hygiene Certificate Level 2 ● GCSE’s or equivalent ● Catering certificate or equivalent ● Good verbal English communication skills suitable for a range of audiences ● You will have experience in the daily running of a kitchen environment including both administrative and practical tasks ● Excellent organisational skills ● You display the highest level of kitchen conduct and cleanliness in keeping with Food Hygiene standards ● Creative and motivated, with a passion for great food ● A team player who is always looking to learn, develop and improve ● Friendly and engaging communication style ● Flexibility in working style and ability to meet challenges ● High attention to detail ● An understanding of our company values

    Desirable: ● Broad experience with a range of savoury recipes and techniques ● Experience of savoury recipe creation and food trends ● Experience in training ● Experience in team management

    Apply with your CV and a covering letter explaining what makes you the perfect fit for this role and our company.

    Apply

  • Bakerator

    Central London

    Are you passionate about cake? Do you have what it takes to be our newest Bakerator? We are looking for an enthusiastic, skilled individual to assist as a Baker and Decorator - or ‘Bakerator’ - in the production of our legendary cakes in one of our on-site kitchens. It is a unique role in our company that is perfect for a multi-skilled individual who has an all round love of creating cake and the talents to match it! You will support both baking and decorating sections in delivering our range of products.

    Your Role: ● You will be supporting the baking and decorating sections in producing luxury baked items across our entire range including our famous sponge cakes, such as the Curly Whirly ● Your work ethic should ensure the maintenance of quality and quantity of production in line with company standards ● You will help us create a 21st century family cake business in which we bring joy with love baked into every product ● Full time position ● £8.30 – £9.50/hour dependent on experience ● 60% staff discount ● 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) ● Subsidized gym membership ● Regular company socials and team events as part of our Joy Fund ● Opportunities to grow and develop within the company ● A cake on your birthday (our favourite benefit!)

    About You: Essential: ● Kitchen Experience: 1 year + ● GCSE’s or equivalent ● You will have experience in the daily running of a kitchen environment including both administrative and practical tasks ● You are creative and motivated, with a passion for cake ● You are a team player who is always looking to learn, develop and improve ● You have a friendly and engaging communication style ● You display flexibility in working style and ability to meet challenging and untimely orders ● You display the highest level of kitchen conduct and cleanliness in keeping with Food Hygiene standards ● You have an understanding of our company values Desirable: ● Baking/Decorating experience: 1 year preferred ● A broad range of experience with techniques including baking sponges, tarts, brownies and biscuits as well as decorating using marzipan and royal icing ● Food Hygiene Certificate Level 2 ● Catering certificate or equivalent

    About Konditor & Cook:

    We are Konditor & Cook, the ‘21st Century’ family cake business. We need your help in making our big plans for the future come to fruition. Our company mission is to ‘Bring Joy’, and in doing so we bake and create magical cakes with the ‘WOW’ factor. We create this experience by using skilled craftsmanship and high quality ingredients. We aim to bring joy and to be London’s Cake Shop!

    Apply with your CV and a covering letter explaining what makes you the perfect fit for this role and our company.

    Apply