Barista

Employer
Foxtrot
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Jan 24, 2022
Closes
Jan 29, 2022
Ref
334443159
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Retail
Hours
Full Time
Hey there, were Foxtrot.Foxtrot is the digitally native evolution of the corner store a one-stop shop for those seeking thoughtful curation thats a reflection of themselves and their city offering a curated collection of daily essentials in-store and delivered in under an hour via our app and website.Venture-backed by investors including Almanac Insights, David Chang, founder of Momofuku, Nicolas Jammet, Sweetgreen Inc.s co-founder and co-chief executive officer, to name a few, Foxtrot is building a truly omnichannel brand that seamlessly marries e-commerce delivery, proprietary inventory technology, and the feel-good community of neighborhood stores.Our spaces offer all the most-loved aspects of neighborhood cafes beautifully designed interiors that wrap you in the welcoming aroma of freshly brewed coffee, comfortable lounge areas to work and relax, and chef-prepared meals to snack on throughout the day while bringing together mindful people, brands and goods to create a community of discovery and joy.Our e-commerce experience highlighted by our swift app and online store is powered by our proprietary inventory and operational technology to deliver a new kind of convenience that brings the store to your door in under an hour.Since launching our native app in 2013, we now operate a robust e-commerce business and have opened 16 retail stores in Chicago, DC and Dallas, and are rapidly scaling to take this first-of-its-kind omnichannel brand nationwide. About the Role*Foxtrot is looking for friendly, professional and motivated individuals interested in Barista opportunities at our Old Town Alexandria location. You will offer guests an elevated coffee experience via extensive training, product and beverage knowledge, and superior customer service. You are knowledgeable about the products we offer, excited to answer guest questions, and can speak knowingly about the Foxtrot brand. This is a high touch position; a desire to interact with our guests and bring positive energy is a must.We're Foxtrot! And we're expanding in DMV! Our 4th store opens this February, and we're looking for awesome, hospitality-focused, community-loving team members - ready to join our team! We are looking for folks to join the team at our new store in Old Town Alexandria, VA!And hey, should all go well, new team members will begin training as soon as as they are available!ResponsibilitiesAct as an ambassador for the Foxtrot brand to all customers.Maintain excellence in cafe presentation and cleanliness.Greet all guests entering the store.Prepare and serve coffee and tea beverages that adhere to the company standards and training protocols.Complete required training course and earn the Foxtrot Cafe Barista Certification.Maintain coffee knowledge on current offerings and be able to articulate that to our guests.Educate guests and staff on all coffee and teas carried.Garner excitement and solicit answers to guest questions, eg products, Foxtrot stores, delivery.Ensure overall customer satisfaction for primarily in-store guests.Operate cash registers to scan merchandise and process sales transactions.About YouAble to work independently.Outgoing and personable you enjoy interacting with guests.Able to lift up to 40 pounds of boxes up and down stairs.Strong communicator.Passion for high-quality goods, especially in food and beverage.Punctual and reliable.Have previous specialty coffee or barista experience.Has some weekend availability.And we couldnt round this out without mentioning some of the perks of working here, right? Beyond the monthly store credit and all the coffee you could drink, youll also enjoy our comprehensive (and growing) benefits program, paid time off, and an employee discount at our shops. program & eligibility rules do applyJob Type: Part-time