Great Northern Food Hall - Brand Ambassador

New York, United States Part-time

Great Northern Food Hall:

Founded by Claus Meyer, The Great Northern Food Hall sits in the heart of New York – Grand Central Terminal. Along with the Agern, The Great Northern Food Hall is known for its seven foodservice establishments: The Bar, Grain Bar, Great Northern Deli, Danish Dogs, Meyer’s Bageri, Brownsville Roasters, and Open Rye. Serving freshly baked pastries & bread, sandwiches & soups, piping hot coffee & expertly crafted espresso drinks, and both hot & cold prepared items all adhering to the new Nordic cuisine philosophy.

Benefits Include:

  • Full Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • A great work/life balance with plenty of Paid Time Off
  • Paid Volunteering Time Off 
  • 401(k) Matching
  • College Tuition Reduction Program through a partnership with Monroe College
  • Discount program for movies, concerts, car rentals, Broadway shows, and many more 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must use a professional demeanor and friendly tone in all interactions.
  • Maintains the product sampling program by organizing the product samples, distributing them to potential guests, and informing them of the details of the product samples presented.
  • Maintains a visible presence and regular guest interaction during all periods of business.
  • Creates awareness and attention to the services and products of our company to the public; Acts as a spokesperson for our company.
  • Maintains daily knowledge of all company promotions, tournaments, special events, changes and additions to menu items and ingredients.
  • Engages with guests and educates them about the philosophy, history, culture, goals, and foundation of our company.
  • Handles all guest concerns and complaints in a professional manner and further communicates these to the management team.
  • Provides a daily update on guest interests, interactions, and feedback to the Management team and General Manager.
  • Guides guests in the right direction depending on the guests’ interests in certain services and products of our company.
  • Performs all other related and compatible duties as assigned.
  • Ensures our extraordinary Guest Service standards are maintained at all times.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Working during weekends, holidays and peak business periods may be required, including working any shift/day designated by the department.
  • Customer service orientation should consist of organization, ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, ability to work in teams and as an individual and guiding guests in the right direction relative to their interests.
  • Must have the desire to learn in a busy environment and must be eager to understand our company’s culture, philosophy, history, and goals.
  • Retains knowledge of all menu items, the ingredients to all menu items, and the source of the ingredients.
  • Must have excellent oral communication and interpersonal skills that diverts attention of the public towards our company.