Cake Depot Cake Decorating Sales Associate 2021

May 21, 2021

$9 to $11 (Part-Time)

Job Description

A Cake Depot Cake Decorating Associate job description involves assisting customers’ questions regarding design, icings, decoration of cakes/treats, and other baked goods. Excellent customer service, multi-tasking, answering phones, assisting in preparation/stocking in back of the house. Must be able to work Wednesday through Sunday.

Position Description

A Cake Depot Cake Decorating Associate is primarily responsible for working the cash register, bagging baking supplies, and answering customers’ questions regarding treat design.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Greets customers in a pleasant and helpful manner.
  • Takes and fills store holes from supply room.
  • Answers customers’ questions about design details, baking questions, and other aspects of the treats in the making.
  • Operates cash registers and credit card machines when customers pay for their bakery supply items.
  • Arranges store supplies in an attractive manner in the display cases and stocking shelves and counters.
  • Makes certain that displays are filled with products and not low on merchandise or empty.
  • Fill online orders and assist with classes (if needed).
  • Keeps work areas sanitary by mopping floors and wiping counters to immediately clean up any spills.
  • Maintaining inventory on the sales floor and back stock room.

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Good reading and math skills.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills and legible writing.
  • Previous experience in cake decorating.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Ability

  • Expert with different types of food coloring, icings, cake boards/drums and chocolates.
  • Understanding of food safety practices.
  • Experience as a cake decorator is desired.
  • Excellent time-management skills.
  • Ability to remain calm and focused in a fast-paced environment.
  • Team spirit, with a customer-focused attitude.

Work Environment

Most of the time will be spent standing.