We are hiring!

BethWe are very excited to announce that we are opening our 4 emporium in a fantastic new development called ‘Fargo Village‘ in Coventry on 27th September, 2014!
As we increases our ambitions, we’re aiming to move towards a ‘foodier’ side of life, focusing on a great range of american-diner style food as well as our star product, the coffee!
This new challenge means we’re going to be needing some fantastic Urbanistas & Kitchenistas to help us achieve the three ‘c’s that we’ve always taken pride in achieving; great customer service, coffee and community.
We are looking for the following positions to be filled and expect all applicants to have the following abilities/experience;
Emporium Manager – You will be responsible for the staff and the finances of your emporium. You will have experience driving targets, delegating, upselling, labour & gp control, costing events. You will be naturally friendly, reliable, disciplined and hard working. Of course, liking coffee is pretty darn important too!Sharon
Kitchen Manager/Assistant Manager – You will be responsible for making and ensuring all products made in the kitchen are made to spec. Working with the emporium manager and kitchen area manager you will also help develop seasonal dishes. You are the line manager for all your kitchenistas and you will be expected to manage your staff, from labour control to training.
Assistant Manager – You are the emporium manager’s right-hand man/woman and will be expected to cover the manager’s role in their absence. You will be vital in ensuring the emporium runs smoothly when the manager’s not there.
Head Barista – You are our coffee connoisseur-you will ensure all staff are producing a fantastic quality coffee at all times and act as a FOH shift-supervisor when you are not training. Experience in the same or similar role is preferred and a love of coffee is a must.
Senior Urbanistas – You are our shift supervisors and will be responsible for opening/closing the emporium. Experience in cashing up/supervisory roles is preferred.
Kitchenistas – A love of food, experience in a similar role in kitchens would be preferred. High standards with cleanliness and diligent in portion control/wastage. Any food safety qualifications is a major plus!
Screen Shot 2013-04-04 at 10.15.02Part-Time Urbanistas – You will be responsible for making sure the customer gets the best experience at all times and adhere to Urban’s high standards in all aspects of the job.
All employees are expected to speak fluent English, be extremely clean and tidy and massively passionate about the job at hand.
Competitive pay, free coffee and bonus schemes are all offered to employees of Urban Coffee Co.
Our ethos is simple, happy staff = happy customers = profit
Please email happyjobs@urbancoffee.co.uk with your CV and a covering letter and what position you would like to apply for.
Application Deadline = 04/08/14
Note: Training will begin in one of our existing emporiums in Birmingham at least 4 weeks before we open on 27th Sept.

Urban Emporiums | 30 Church Street, Birmingham, B3 2NP