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Job listing closed on 29 May 2024
25 Sept 2023

Kitchen Stores Assistant

🇬🇧 Liverpool, UK
Full Time
2+ years exp.

About the role

Here at Liverpool Football Club, we are recruiting for a Kitchen Stores Assistant who has experience purchasing and distributing all the catering goods for all areas of the kitchens. Someone with experience managing stock rotation, refrigeration, freezers, and dry stores within kitchens.

What will you be doing?

  • Managing the food stock, daily, with a clear understanding or products and quantities within the storage areas.
  • Managing the storage of all food produce and the cleaning of these areas daily, weekly.
  • Use the kitchen management system Navitas, for the correct food delivery temps and ensure all products are within the correct parameters within food safety.
  • Carry out daily and weekly checks of use by dates and best before dates, also the relevant stock rotation daily.
  • Receive delivery of all catering products and to store them in the required areas in an accurate and organised manner.
  • Managing all delivery notes/ invoices received into your area and process.
  • Use the purchase order (Procure Wizard) and invoice approval systems ensuring all users submit documentation within the agreed timescales.
  • Work with the external stock takers at period end to deliver an accurate stock count ensuring all areas are accounted for and the correct reports are produced for the Exec chef, GM.
  • Work with the Exec chef to negotiate supplier deals and ensuring we have the correct suppliers for the correct products. All suppliers to be audited prior to appointment and on an annual basis.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for someone who has previous experience with kitchen stock management, preferably within a similar role. You will have experience purchasing catering goods, and distribution of goods to the relevant areas of the kitchen, and experience managing refrigeration, freezers, and dry stores within kitchens.

Experience within a similar position at a football stadium is preferred but not essential for this role.

Why should you apply?

This is a full-time permanent role working 35 hours per week, 5 from 7 days, including evenings and weekends. Your main base will be our Anfield Stadium.

To reward your hard work and commitment we offer a competitive salary, 25 days holiday (plus 8 bank holidays and the option to purchase up to an additional 5 days) and a contributory pension scheme.

You will have access to our benefits kit bag where you can get high street discounts, and a selection of benefit schemes you can join. There are opportunities to get involved with volunteering through our LFC Foundation to give back to the local community.

At Liverpool Football Club, we have an unwavering commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion and are always looking to making a positive difference in the communities that we operate within. We are proud of our achievements in this area; maintaining the Premier League Equality Standard Advanced Level, becoming a founding signatory of the Football Association’s Football Leadership Diversity Code, and being recognised as a leader in this important area on and off the pitch. We take our responsibilities in this area seriously and through the work being done across the club, we are committed to increasing the diversity of our people and becoming an increasingly inclusive workplace for all. We are committed to hiring great people representative of diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and skills across our entire business. If you share our enthusiasm and passion for inclusivity, then we want to hear from you.

Liverpool FC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all Colleagues and Volunteers to share this commitment.