PLEASE NOTE: WE DO NOT OFFER TRAINING FOR THIS POSITION
We are seeking experienced and professional Cake Decorators to join our team. Someone that possess creativity, passion and the ability to work unsupervised. Must have at least two years cake decorating experience in a professional environment.
In order to be considered it is customary for us to see a portfolio of cakes you have done to prove your experience and talent in cake decorating. send portfolio to jobs @ brixtoncakeshop.com.
CANDIDATE 1: Skills in Fondant sugar craft (£13 - £14ph)
"The Ideal candidate should have experience in carving and sculpting 3D cakes, be an expert in model making, flower making and produce bespoke cakes with the highest level of detail. Ability to Design and Execute High Level Detail Cakes using Fondant/Sugar Paste, Decorate wedding, novelty cakes as well as cookies and decorate other products, such as cake pops; and Strive to make sure that every cake is of the highest in quality"
CANDIDATE 2: Skills in butter/fresh cream (£12 - £13ph)
YOU MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE IN: Working with butter and fresh cream, Cutting, levelling & filling of cakes, Airbrushing techniques, Piping Skills, Freehand cake writing Skills, Freehand drawing, Piping Character Cakes, Mixing flavours & colours of icing, Making fillings and frostings, Making flowers from butter/fresh cream
Working hours are from 9:00 am - 5:30 pm Mondays - Fridays and some Saturdays.
*Additional hours during peak/busy periods.
2+ years Fondant Cake Decorating experience
Demonstrate an eye for detail, a creative mind, and an ability to distinguish between different shade of colours
Cut, fill and cover cakes to a high standard
Excellent writing and piping skills
Excellent sugar craft floristry skills
Strong organisational and time management skills
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Ability to work well in a busy environment
Ability to work on your feet for extended periods of time (8+ hours a day)
Possess manual dexterity and fine motor skills for decorating;
The successful candidate should also be highly detailed oriented, and perfection driven. We work in a demanding environment and have a serious first-class approach to customer service and the quality of our work. You will be expected to adhere to the highest of standards.
The Brixton Cake Shop is a dynamic bakery and fast growing. This is an opportunity to join our growing team and expand your creative skills as a Cake Decorator.
Compensation: Depending on experience and talent with pay progression (all of which depends on your dedication and skills -PLEASE NOTE WE DO NOT TRAIN)
Location: We are within easy walking distance from Herne Hill Train Station.
Job Type: Full-time
TO APPLY - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org