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Valvona & Crolla



Recruitment

As a fourth generation family business spanning over 80 years, we pride ourselves in providing the highest quality and service in all areas of our business. We currently employ over 80 staff, and are always looking for like-minded people, with a passion for quality produce and a dedication to customer service.

We are recruiting motivated and experienced individuals, looking for a career in an innovative and expanding company. No less than a minimum of 9 months employment period considered unless otherwise stated. Please contact Mary Contini or Francesca Contini by email or post regarding any of these positions.

Mary Contini or Francesca Contini
Valvona & Crolla,
19 Elm Row,
Edinburgh, EH7 4AA

E-mail: recruitment@valvonacrolla.co.uk

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All applicants must be fluent in English & also have proof of their eligibility to live/work in the UK. All staff will also be required to have a bank account.

ECommerce & Web Assistant

This is an exciting time in Valvona & Crolla as we are in the process of launching our upgraded and newly designed web site, www.valvonacrolla.co.uk

This is an ideal position for an enthusiastic person wishing to learn and gain practical experience within a small but growing team in our ECommerce department. The successful applicant  will be someone who can quickly learn and adapt to carrying out the necessary tasks and help the administrator within this part of the business, to include as a minimum, the following:

  • Good all round, up-to-date IT skills are required and a general knowledge of web technologies, along with experience of the MS office suite.
  • Good written English essential for social media, web copy-writing to update, adding and maintaining products on our website, which includes product photography and editing skills, also responding timeously to customer queries from our website, via email and telephone.
  • Customer order processing and fulfilment within our Despatch department.
  • Familiar with social media and current trends.
  • Marketing and product signage, along with customer email shots.
  • The successful applicant will be able to deliver excellent customer service and be a conscientious member of a busy environment.

A knowledge or interest in food & wine and a current driving licence is not necessary but would be an advantage.

Kindly forward your CV and skill set with a covering letter to recruitment@valvonacrolla.co.uk

Cheesemonger
Valvona & Crolla Ltd specialist purveyors of artisan cheeses require a cheesemonger to work with our team to promote, maintain and develop our fresh food sales.
Specialist in Italian, Scottish and British cheeses, trade and wholesale.
Applicants must have a proven record of fresh food and cheese sales experience.
Part and Full time positions available. Minimum 9 oin our friendly and welcoming team, a diversity of opportunities available.

-Salary dependant on experience.
-Full time salaried contracts.
-Pension scheme.
-Food and wine discount in the delicatessen.
-Friends and family shopping evenings.
-Outside Training opportunities.

Waiting Staff
We are recruiting for committed, professional people to work in a respected Edinburgh company which values quality and excellence.

Position requirements:
- Service skills, ability to take a section in a busy restaurant
- Proficient English speaker for dealing with customers
- Confidence in up selling
- Professional ethic and care for customer service
- Minimum 12 months previous experience
- Knowledge of Italian food & wine an advantage
- Thriving in a busy, fast paced environment- minimum 9 months commitment
- Remuneration dependant on experience
- Opportunities for progression


Join our friendly and welcoming team, a diversity of opportunities available.

  • Salary dependant on experience 
  • Full time salaried contracts
  • Pension scheme
  • Food and wine discount in the delicatessen
  • Friends and family shopping evenings
  • Outside Training opportunities

Please send CV and cover letter to recruitment@valvonacrolla.co.uk


Barista
We are recruiting for committed, professional people to work in a respected Edinburgh company which values quality and excellence.

Position requirements:
- barista proficiency, and passion for coffee
- minimum 12 months previous experience
- professional ethic and care for customer service
- thriving in a busy, fast paced environment
- minimum 9 months commitment
- remuneration dependant on experience
- opportunities for progression

Join our friendly and welcoming team, a diversity of opportunities available.

  • Salary dependant on experience 
  • Full time salaried contracts
  • Pension scheme
  • Food and wine discount in the delicatessen
  • Friends and family shopping evenings
  • Outside Training opportunities

Please send CV and cover letter to recruitment@valvonacrolla.co.uk


Deli Sales Assistants
Valvona & Crolla ‘UK Best Delicatessen 2013’
Motivated and skilled sales person to work in our fresh food counters to provide excellent customer service and knowledge on produce.
Full and Part time positions available.
Minimum 6 months experience in a similar position.

Join our friendly and welcoming team, a diversity of opportunities available.

  • Salary dependant on experience 
  • Full time salaried contracts
  • Pension scheme
  • Food and wine discount in the delicatessen
  • Friends and family shopping evenings
  • Outside Training opportunities

Please send CV and cover letter to recruitment@valvonacrolla.co.uk