Experienced Bakery Assistant who has a comprehensive understanding of bakery equipment maintenance and repair. Adept at marketing, customer service and fulfilling orders to be shipped to customers. Specialises in sales floor management and delivery coordination.
Strong baking background
Excellent technical skills when it comes to maintaining equipment
Very strong customer service skills
Excellent sales skills
Strong communication skills
Physically fit and able to do routine cleaning tasks
Excellent marketing skills
September 2006 to July 2014 Paula’s Cakes-Manchester, UK Bakery Assistant
Responsible for cleaning the kitchen at the end of each day and making sure the kitchen was in order to start each new business day.
Assisted in developing and distributing marketing pieces to local businesses.
Responsible for taking incoming delivery orders and then coordinating deliveries with the drivers.
April 2001 to September 2006 Citywide Sweets-Manchester, UK Bakery Assistant
Responsible for creating and maintaining inventory of ingredients and packing materials for finished products.
Coordinated local deliveries with drivers and was responsible for taking care of national deliveries as well.
Assisted in the creation of local and national marketing pieces in print and online.
July 1993 to April 2001 The Sweetie Shop-Manchester, UK Bakery Assistant
Assisted in the construction of speciality cakes for customers all over the region.
Often went on sales calls to corporate clients to set up orders and confirm deliveries.
Worked directly with company owner to develop an efficient delivery system.