Here’s the word from shop-owner Jodi Rhoden of the West Asheville bakery:
Short Street Cakes is soliciting submissions of resumes for the position of General Manager at Short Street Cakes. The position, which begins October 1st, will start at 20-30 hours a week and will increase to 40 hours a week in Spring 2013.
The primary responsibilities of the General Manager are:
-Wedding Cake services coordination
-Ingredients inventory and ordering
-light bookkeeping, maintaining a budget
-assisting in creating and maintaining employee schedule
-assisting shop owner in all day-to-day operations
-working with staff to ensure product consistency and quality
-Participate in production shifts and front end (customer service) shifts
The skills, qualities, and resources required for this position include:
-Experience in baking and icing cakes (formal culinary training not required)
-experience in customer service (restaurant or bakery)
-thorough knowledge and love of Southern-style cakes
-Friendly, intelligent, and professional comport
-flexibility, adaptability, honesty, and integrity
-knowledge and competence in computer skills including many platforms of social media, as well as microsoft word and excel
Please email a cover letter and resume (with at least 3 professional references) to jodi (at) shortstreetcakes.com by September 7. If you have previously submitted a resume to us, please re-submit it.
Link to her original post here.