Corporate Chef
Marketing
Full Time
Charlotte, Nc
2019-02-28

*Strong Candidate Identified*

The overall objectives of the position are to support the Corporate Executive Chef in coordinating and/or delivering technical product training to internal and/or external audiences; contributes to the design and development of training programs and materials; demonstrates use of products to customers with the objective to increase sales.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage the North American Electrolux Chef Academy post-sale training. Provide support to the North American Electrolux Chef Academy as directed by the Corporate Executive Chef
  • Promote Electrolux Professional solutions to customers, dealers, chains, consultants in order to support marketing and business priorities 
  • Assist in developing and executing Product Demo programs to proactively generate sales (by Category) 
  • Support customers in Pre-Sales, At-Sales, and After-Sales Equipment Training (and application to their business).
  • Create “memorable experience" for potential customers visiting EPR Centers of Excellence. 
  • Support our Sales Network (direct and indirect personnel) on culinary and operational issues to continuously improve the 360° Customer Experience process 
  • Provide input from a Chef perspective on marketing materials, and proactive involvement in product development 
  • Further Chef involvement into Recipe Development, Guides/Training Materials, “How To…” Documents, Training/Demo Videos, Events, Tradeshows, etc.
  • Collect/share insights with Global Colleagues and Chefs.
  • Stay up to date with Culinary Trends and Culinary Associations/Organizations.
  • Involvement with other activities related to the department.

Minimum Qualification

  • 5 years of experience in FoodService or Culinary Arts
  • Familiar with the most recent cooking methods, processes, and technologies, but also with the demands and wishes of a sophisticated gastronomy
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good flair for sales as well as a technical comprehension
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Willingness to travel
  • Experience working in Corporate Environment
  • Good computer skills
  • English (mandatory), Spanish (preferable)
  • Any other language is a plus