We are hiring
We are hiring

As a world class provisioning business we supply super yachts with the raw materials to deliver the ultimate customer experience.  As the only online yacht supplier, we are changing the way an entire industry operates, using technology to streamline all aspects of our business, we are looking for a passionate individual to join us.  As a dynamic and energetic contributor we need your help us grow.  Based in South of France (06), you will be a fluent French speaker, living locally with your own means of transport and a “can do” attitude.

Our business was established in 2013 to meet the needs of crew aboard some of the world's most exclusive yachts.  Primarily working with chefs and the interior staff, we provide ingredients and household products throughout the Cote d'Azur.

This is a short term position for the summer season -> APPLY HERE

Description

Working with our team located in Nice, as a sourcing specialist you will report directly to the head of purchasing, providing buying and logistic support.  As our season gets underway, you  you will be expected to work hard to meet the exacting standards of our customers.

You will take responsibility for ensuring that clients receive the products that they expect:

  • High quality fresh produce
  • Shop collections
  • Local sourcing of dried food products
  • Interior items

Skills

This is a junior role in a small and rapidly growing, well financed business with international ambitions.  You will need to be problem solver, happy to do whatever it takes to delight customers around the clock.

Specifically we need you to:

  • Live locally
  • Speak fluent french
  • Be more than comfortable with ALL types of technology (eg: slack)
  • Know how to work with numbers and spreadsheets
  • Remain calm under pressure
  • Work hard

Our business provides only the best products, quickly with an attention to detail and service that cannot be matched.  You will also need to have more than a passing interest in (fine) food, (expensive) wine and (outstanding) customer service.

Our team is drawn from a wide pool of experience and we will consider candidates from most backgrounds.  You do not need to have worked with yachts or chefs, just be ready for new challenges.

Education

It is likely that you will have been to school.  Possibly even university, but we are more interested in what you can bring to our business.  An open minded approach to excellence, with some IT skills will probably suffice.

WARNING -  This is not a lifestyle business, yachts are demanding customers and the people needed to impress them are special, hard working and motivated.  Still interested - APPLY HERE?

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We are a new, fresh business offering to meet the changing demands of the yachting industry.  We think that these are exciting times and we would like to join you on that journey.