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Are you ready for a taste of the Top 50?

Best 50 Employer in Canada

Purdys Chocolatier is delighted to have been voted by our employees as one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada for a 5th time this year. This esteemed award is a testament to the rich texture of our history and our more than 100 years of dedication to quality, trust, tradition, and innovation.

The Purdys difference is that we truly recognize the value of our people. We reward you with competitive compensation, recognition for your achievements, opportunities for ongoing training to grow professionally and personally, delicious perks, and much, much more.

Best 50 Employer in Canada

What To Expect

Here's a brief overview of the typical hiring process at Purdys. This should be helpful in showing you what you can expect when you apply with us!

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Reviewing your Application and Prescreening
Once you submit your information, it is reviewed within two weeks. Due to the substantial amount of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to everyone personally. If you are a shortlisted candidate, you will receive a phone call for a Telephone Prescreen Interview. At the end of the call, you will be given a timeline in which you will receive an update.

Interviewing
If you’re chosen as one of the best qualified candidates after the Telephone Prescreen Interview, we will contact you again in order to schedule further interviews.

Job Offer
Upon completion of the interviewing process and if you are chosen for the role, specifics such as starting salary will be discussed in further detail. From there an offer will be made and if accepted, a job offer letter will be sent to you.

We will also conduct professional reference checks and you will then be on your way to a SWEET career!

Unwrap a great career ... apply today!

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Graphic Designer
Administration
Other - Head Office - Store is not Available, BC

Job Title :
Graphic Designer
Closing Date : 10/07/2015
Salary : Great Pay plus Delicious Perks!
Location(s) : BC, Vancouver - Other - Head Office - Store is not Available
Job Details :

Do you have a passion for design and chocolate? Are you a team player with creative input and ideas?  If so, Purdys Chocolatier might be just what you are looking for!

Voted by its employees as one of Canada's 50 Best Employers a total of six times in previous years, Purdys prides itself as a company people want to be a part of. Each and every employee plays an integral role in the Purdys operation and is equally committed to creating a quality product.

We are excited about this offer for a new team member to join our fantastic organization as a Graphic Designer at our Vancouver Head Office for a Maternity Leave Contract.

The goal of the Graphic Designer is to deliver designs consistent with the company brand, vision and that of the Premium Chocolatier. Working in a fast paced environment the Graphic Designer must be able to work efficiently, independently and manage many projects and deadlines.

Duties, Responsibilities, & Projects will include but are not limited to:



• In Shops POS materials consistent with the merchandising plans



• Product packaging – year round or seasonal – designs packaging using a vector program that must be consistent with the current criteria as determined by the Merchandising Team



• Catalogues and Brochures – formats according to layout provided and within the colour and style key that is determined by the Merchandising Team



• Website – ability to format the ad concepts provided by Marketing using both vector and raster programs blended successfully to achieve the look determined by the Merchandising Team. This could include online advertising, social media concepts and more



• Print Ads – Newspaper – Magazines – Posters – ability to format the ad concepts provided by Marketing using imaginative techniques to achieve both professional and innovative results. This work must be understood in order to aid the assignee or to provide this service.



• Labels – Stickers – Nft – Barcodes – to create these items using any tools provided to the specifications taken from Production


Successful Candidates Must Have:



• 2 years working experience in one or more of the following: consumer goods packaging, catalogues, brand or retail collateral, social media and advertising campaigns



• Ability to be a Team Player with creative input and ideas and ability to execute the ideas into a brand consistent result



• Full and complete knowledge of vector and raster type files



• Full and complete knowledge of colour: CMYK, RGB and Spot (matching the palette to the project type)



• Full and complete knowledge of file preparation for output by a service provider (printer or internet)



• Excellent communication skills as well as creativity and innovation



• Experience with HTML and/or CSS



• Full knowledge of the following software:



? Illustrator and/or Corel DRAW



? Photoshop



? Acrobat



? InDesign



? Flash


How to Apply?



• Via our website,



www.purdys.com



• Via this ad



• Drop your resume off at any Shop


Please have “Graphic Designer” in the Subject line of your application.


Purdys Chocolatier recognizes the value of skills and knowledge gained outside of formal education and paid employment.  Applicants who present an equivalent combination of qualifications and experience will be considered and are encouraged to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest in Purdys Chocolatier, but due to the volume of applications received, we are only able to contact those applicants who have been selected for an interview.  No phone calls please.




Store Design Internship
Administration
Other - Head Office - Store is not Available, BC

Job Title :
Store Design Internship
Closing Date : 10/07/2015
Salary : Great Pay plus Delicious Perks!
Location(s) : BC, Vancouver - Other - Head Office - Store is not Available
Job Details :

Do you have a passion for retail store design and interior design? Do you love chocolate? Are you a team player with creative input and ideas? If so, Purdys is just what you’ve been looking for!

Voted by its employees as one of Canada's 50 Best Employers a total of six times in previous years, Purdys prides itself as a company people want to be a part of. Each and every employee plays an integral role in the Purdys operation and is equally committed to creating a quality product.

Purdys is excited to announce that we are looking for a full time summer internship project focused on Store design evolution. This is a paid position.

The main goal is to work with the store design team to produce renderings of multiple concepts through sketches and Sketch Up. The Designer must be able to work efficiently and independently to manage multiple projects and deadlines. The final renderings for this project will be due at the end of August. The project is fast paced and creative.

In this role, responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

• Developing concepts for overall store design, fixtures, features and finishes

• Sketching concepts with the team

• Bringing concepts to life on Sketch Up

• Managing quick time frame for deliverables

Successful Candidates Must Have:

• Excellent technical skills with Sketch Up

• Excellent conceptual design skills

• Ability to sketch in brainstorming sessions and execute further detail

• Ability to be a team player with creative input and the ability to execute ideas

• Excellent communication skills

Apply now!

• Via our website, www.purdys.com

• Via this ad

• Via fax, 604-301-4401

• Or drop your resume off directly at one of our shops!

Please have “Store Design” in the Subject line of your application and include writing samples. 

Purdys Chocolatier recognizes the value of skills and knowledge gained outside of formal education and paid employment.  Applicants who present an equivalent combination of qualifications and experience will be considered and are encouraged to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest in Purdys Chocolatier, but due to the volume of applications received, we are only able to contact those applicants who have been selected for an interview.  No phone calls please.



Customer Sales Support Representative
Administration
Other - Head Office - Store is not Available, BC

Job Title :
Customer Sales Support Representative
Closing Date : 10/07/2015
Salary : Great Pay plus Delicious Perks!
Location(s) : BC, Vancouver - Other - Head Office - Store is not Available
Job Details :

Do you have an extraordinary passion for Chocolate, Sales, Administrative Duties and Customer Service?

We are looking for an enthusiastic Customer Sales Support Representative to join our team at our Head Office in Vancouver, BC! This is a full time permanent position supporting our Sales Departments.


The Customer Sales Support Representative ensures that Purdys’ customers always have a great experience whether it’s through administrative support for our sales teams or through service over the phone and email.

This is a dual sales and administration position. The chosen candidate must have the ability to engage with customers, work in a team environment and sell our premium chocolates. Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills are necessary in order to be successful in this fast paced work environment. You must be able to work well under pressure, be detail oriented, resourceful and show initiative.


As a Customer Sales Support Representative, responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

• Customer service/sales (incoming and outgoing) over the phone and email

• Support the Fundraising, Group Purchase and E-commerce Director with administrative duties

• Reporting, planning and general administration duties (timesheets, sales tracking)

 

All successful candidates must have:

• Excellent communication skills (in person, via telephone, via email)

• Expert multi-tasking, organizational and project management abilities

• Basic knowledge of the MS Office suite – Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Internet Usage

• Passion for chocolate and people


*In order to comply with our new PCI (Payment Card Industry) security requirements, the successful candidate must clear a criminal background check


Apply now!

• Via our website, www.purdys.com

• Via this ad

Please have “Customer Sales Support Representative” in the Subject line of your application.


Purdys Chocolatier recognizes the value of skills and knowledge gained outside of formal education and paid employment.  Applicants who present an equivalent combination of qualifications and experience will be considered and are encouraged to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest in Purdys Chocolatier, but due to the volume of applications received, we are only able to contact those applicants who have been selected for an interview.  No phone calls please.