Chocolate Academy Chef

Location: 

Lodz, LD, PL, 94-406

At Barry Callebaut, we are on a journey to transform the cocoa and chocolate industry. As the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, our actions truly shape the future of our industry. We are a business-to-business company, serving the entire food sector, from the cocoa bean to the finest chocolate product. We are a company with a purpose, we believe in doing well by doing good and reinvesting in the communities we operate. We have a long-standing commitment to sustainability and our goal is to shape a sustainable cocoa and chocolate future. We are headquartered in Zurich, and have more than 12,000 passionate Employees working in more than 40 countries worldwide. We are very proud of who we are and what we do. And of course, we are always looking for talented people to help us have a positive impact on our industry and beyond!

Chocolate Academy Chef is responsible for training customers at the Chocolate Academy and also in other similar local facilities at our customer premises.  The work will extend beyond the simple transfer of knowledge and skills to raising the customers usage of chocolate by the development of recipes and menus and if appropriate and in conjunction with the gourmet sales team promotions.

 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist in planning and organizing the Academy calendar
  • Enroll and speak to course and bespoke training attendees
  • Answer email course enquiries
  • Preparation of course bookings, ingredients, equipment and suppliers
  • Assist and make any product for both the Industrial and Gourmet sales force to aid their job in selling products to direct accounts
  • Teaching chocolate skills in the academy both on a formal pre sold courses and on development days for Key accounts
  • Organize Gourmet direct account visits with a view to transfer knowledge through training and assist in the development of menu and promotional ideas for the customer
  • Support key Distribution Partners by providing training at their Academies/labs
  • Participation in trade fairs & events
  • Assist when requested with Industrial account visits
  • Cover for Head of Academy when requested.

 

REQUIRED ACADEMIC & TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Masters in Economics/Business/Food Engineering is nice to have
  • Proven track record in commercial foodservice chain account mgt
  • 3yrs + in Chocolate management
  • English (communicative – willingness to progress).

 

ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATIONS OR COMMENTS

  • Travel across within Country as required
  • Occasional External travel as required

At Barry Callebaut, we are committed to Diversity & Inclusion. United by our strong values, we thrive on the diversity of who we are, where we come from, what we’ve experienced and how we think. We are committed to nurturing an inclusive environment where people can truly be themselves, grow to their full potential and feel they belong. #oneBC - Diverse People, Sustainable Growth.

If you want to learn more about Barry Callebaut, please find further information here.

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