Not Just Cookies is currently hiring for the following positions. Please apply following the instructions below.

Baker:

  • Location: Not Just Cookies Bakery | 1844 S. Blue Island  Ave., Chicago, IL 60608
  • Posted: April  18, 2018
  • Application Deadline: April 30, 2018
  • Position: 2 Part-time, Paid
  • Salary: $10.50 to $12.00 /hour

Description

Not Just Cookies is looking for bakers! Not Just Cookies is looking for bakers to help, bake, prepare, and pack cookies. We bake Pilsen. We bake thousands of cookies weekly. Not Just Cookies (NJC) offers high quality desserts, using natural ingredients. Our menu includes a variety of cookies and pies. Our diverse selection caters to all diets including "gluten free" and "vegan" treats, rich in taste.

We're home to the infamous "turtle cookie", our best selling cookie. Our pastries can be ordered online, retail (at select events) and wholesale. We're looking for people that love baking and want to get paid doing it. We're looking for part-time and full time folks to help bake and work. If interested and serious you must complete the automated phone screening. Starting pay is $10.50/hour but rate will increase within a few months for those that our consistent and who display a strong work ethic.

Responsibilities:

-Helping keep track of inventory
-Preparing dough to be mixed
-Scooping cookies
-Packing  and labeling cookies
- Baking cookies

Requirements:

-Food Sanitation certificate (not required - preferred)
-Food production experience (preferred)
-Love for baking
-Love for cookies
- A positive attitude

To apply, please send resume with subject "Baker position" to: info@notjustcookies.net

Bakery Sales Clerk/Farmers Market Sales Staff:

  • Location: Not Just Cookies (Downtown Chicago/local neighborhoods)
  • Posted: April  18, 2018
  • Application Deadline: April  30, 2018
  • Position: 5 Part-time, Paid
  • Salary: $10.50/hour

 

 

 

 

 

Description:

Not Just Cookies is looking for sales-oriented and energetic individuals who know HOW TO ENGAGE CUSTOMERS and sell GREAT products (homemade cookies, what could be better?). We have a storefront in Chicago's south loop and bakery kiosks in the loop. We participate in over 15 farmers markets and downtown/neighborhood Chicago events. We are looking for individuals who can help us sell lots of cookies. Events last eight hours each day. We need individuals to work at the at our farmers markets downtown bakery. Not Just Cookies is a fast growing company. Looking for friendly, OUTGOING (people persons), that work hard and love baked goods! This position is part -time. If you're interested in full time, we also need bakers (so have full time and part time positions available)

Responsibilities:

-Help setup and organize storefront and kiosks
-Plan and track inventory
-Handle sales transactions (both cash and credit) 
-Ensure customer satisfaction
- Assist in identifying potential business opportunities
- Monitor news and developments relating to, or impacting, key clients/prospects

Requirements

-Retail experience/sales required
-Experience in customer service preferred
-Love for cookies and pastries
-Must have reliable transportation
-Pay rate is per hour, includes bonuses, and depends on experience.- 
-Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and collaborate effectively as a team member
- Ability to communicate at all levels with internal/external customers face to face
- A positive attitude with good organizational, presentation and writing skills

To apply, please send resume with subject "Bakery Storefront Application" to: info@notjustcookies.net


Business Development Rep/Sales Rep:

  • Location: Chicago
  • Posted: April  18, 2018
  • Application Deadline: April  30, 2018
  • Position: 1 Part-time, Paid
  • Salary: $10.50 to 12.00 /hour plus commission

Description:

We're looking for sale people to acquire new wholesale customers. Restaurants, stores, corporate customers. We have a vast wholesale offering. I'm looking for representatives that are innovative in their approach. I'm looking for people that can offer new channels of selling. Not just obtaining new customers but ways to expand our menu and category to reach new customers. There is a base pay rate and commission. Looking for an individual who would like to grow with our company and be rewarded for their hard work.

Responsibilities:

  • Identifying new sales leads
  • Pitching products and/or services to business, restaurants, grocery stores, schools, organizations
  • Maintaining fruitful relationships with existing customers
  • Researching businesses/organizations and individuals online (especially on social media/linkedin) to identify new leads and potential new markets.
  • Researching the needs of other companies and learning who makes decisions about purchasing
  • Contacting potential clients via email or phone to establish rapport and set up meetings and take samples
  • Planning and overseeing new marketing initiatives
  • Attending conferences, meetings, and industry events

Requirements:

  • Contacting clients to inform them about new developments in the company’s products
  • Developing quotes and proposals
  • Following up and persistence
  • Developing sales goals for the team and ensuring they are met
  • Training personnel and helping team members develop their skills
  • Strong communication
  • Persistence
  • Networking
  • Passion for development, small business and delicious baked goods
  • Creative talents and the ability to solve tough problems
  • Hustle mentality
  • Ability to approach buyers and decision on spot
  • Thinks fast on feet
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent time management and organization

To apply, please send resume with subject "Business Development Rep" to: info@notjustcookies.net