Farm Shop Sales Assistant

Butchery and Shop Sales Assistant

Do you love food and value a fantastic shopping experience? We are looking for someone to join our team with a passion for food and retail. We love helping our customers experience new food and we are passionate about creating an environment for our staff to develop and expand their knowledge.

Farndon Fields is an award-winning family run business which was established in 1983 and strives to be the ultimate destination for local food and farming. The business is located on the edge of Market Harborough and currently consists of a 500-acre arable farm, a large farm shop with a butchery, deli, garden and a restaurant, employing a team of 75 people.

This exciting role will initially work with our Butchery team but will encompass work across all areas of the Farm Shop.

Our butchery counter is a unique part of the Farndon Fields experience. Our philosophy is to sell top quality seasonal food using the produce that has been grown on our farm and fantastic local suppliers. Our butchery has a variety of local meat all sourced locally, our sausages are handmade onsite by our skilled butchers.

The Farm Shop is open from 8am to 6pm, Monday to Saturday and 10am to 4pm on Sunday, we are looking for a candidate who can work up to 5 days a week as part of a 7-day rota.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who has a passion for seasonal and local produce, if you would like to develop in a role in retail then this is for you!

You will:

· Be customer driven and understand our ethos of delivering outstanding customer service.

· Have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, delivering high quality service with attention to detail for our customers

· Have a flare for retail and merchandising

· Be able to communicate well and work as part of a team

Retail experience is useful in this role but is not essential. We are looking for someone who can inspire the sales of our fresh local meat and have a willingness to learn about our local providers.

Our Butchery Manager Simon says ‘We believe and have passion in our products. I know that our customers are getting the very best quality meat.’

If you share Farndon Fields values, please apply now to join our award-winning family business. Please fill out an application form and send it back to us by email to elaine@farndonfields.co.uk.