UPDATED 8/5 - We're Hiring: Lead Cashier/Assistant Manager
To apply, email a short cover letter as to why you'd be great for the job and your resume to Store@BonbonLakay.com
Founded in 2018 - Bonbon Lakay which translates into treats from home, launched with the purpose of making a little piece of Haiti available to Foodies, Haitian Culture Enthusiasts, and Haitian Diaspora everywhere. Treats offered include Barbancourt rhum cake, peanut brittle, cashew brittle, starch cookies(a shortbread cookie made primarily with starch), langue boeuf(a crispy pastry) amongst other treats.
Since launching, BonbonLakay.com has amassed both Haitian and Non-Haitian loyal customers far and wide - becoming a community of over 16,000 social media followers, email subscribers and shoppers.
A Bonbon Lakay Store & Snack Bar opened Summer 2021 amidst the pandemic in Park Slope, Brooklyn. The location has a curated menu of Haitian-American fare, from the popular Haitian patties and tropical juices to traditional dishes like pumpkin soup to a very popular BBQ griot sandwich.
We are closed on Christmas Day, Half Day on Thanksgiving. Closed New Year’s Eve, Open New Years Day.
The Lead Cashier/Key Holder role requires extensive customer service experience. You will be required to work collaboratively with the owner and other members of our small team. Being able to work well with others and delegating tasks to other staffers, host & waitresses. The Lead Cashier/Key Holder will be responsible for a series of opening and operating procedures, including serving customers.
Passionate about hospitality and courteous towards staff & customers
Entrepreneurial team spirit - must be independent and work well with little to no supervision
Understanding of Haitian & Caribbean culture
Familiarity with various POS systems
Experience delegating & managing others
3-4 years of prior restaurant or bakery experience
Food Handlers certificate
Knowledge of Department of health regulations
Efficient time management skills
Must Speak English
French or Creole speaking is a plus but not required
Experience managing Gold Belly or E-Commerce orders are also a plus
Hourly $18-$21Benefits starting after 3 months of employment