Full Time JCG Fresh Kit Operations Coordinator

Are you a highly organised individual with at least one year experience working in the kitchen? We are recruiting for a JCG Fresh Kit Operations Coordinator.

Location: Working in two sites (Central London - Leicester Square, and Park Royal NW10),

£10/ hour,

Full-Time 45 hours a week, 

This job involves working early mornings and sometimes weekends,

Shifts are scheduled on a rota basis between 8:00am-6:00pm

Job purpose: The role involves preparing and packing fresh food /dry products for Japan Centre Group  online order delivery kits, and coordinating dispatch with the Online team. This role involves extensive food preparation, stock control and helping with deliveries. 

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Fresh food preparation, such as cutting fresh fish;
  • Pick and pack products;
  • Refill relevant products;
  • Minimise wastage of the food and products;
  • Check & rotate stock on a first in first out basis;
  • Check the quality of products and report any damaged/ defective products;
  • Complete stocktaking activities on a periodic basis;
  • Check & complete department paperwork on a daily/weekly basis;
  • Ensure legal checks are completed accurately and on time;
  • Complete stock taking paperwork on a periodic basis;
  • To clock in and out for shifts in line with company policy;
  • Other tasks that might be associated with your role;
  • You may be required to carry out other safe and reasonable requests from your Manager or Supervisor;
  • Clearing and cleaning of work surfaces, tables and preparation areas;
  • Using authorised chemicals to clean all our equipment along with work surfaces and backstage areas;
  • Be tidy, clean and hygienic at all times, follow hygiene rules and regulations as per Company’s policies;
  • Timely communication on outstanding tasks; 
  • We will provide training commensurate with the tasks you are asked to complete. This role requires you to stand for your whole shift (excluding breaks);
  • Heavy lifting ingredients, bending, carrying and stretching on a regular basis;
  • Being a strong team player and friendly to your colleagues and management.
  • Training will be provided

Essential skills:

  • Good attitude

Desirable/ beneficial skills:

  • Knowledge of Japanese products.
  • Kitchen experience

A two hour trial shift will be required before employment is considered.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

35b Panton St
SW1Y 4EA London Directions people@japancentre.com 0203 405 6281 View page

Japan Centre UNIT B, Park Royal

NW10 7NZ
NW10 7NZ London Directions people@japancentre.com 02034056281 View page

Employee Benefits

Join us and you get all these amazing benefits!

  • Employee discount across Shoryu Ramen, Heddon Yokocho, Ichiba and Japan Centre

  • Free staff meal on duty for restaurant colleagues

  • Auto-enrollment pensions scheme

    3% contribution from Now Pensions

  • Perkbox

    Employees get discount from big brand retailers, and enter weekly competitions!

  • Enjoy Benefits

    Salary Sacrifice benefits. E.g. Save money on gym membership, nursery fees, Cycle to work scheme and more!


I am excited to welcome you to the Japan Centre family and share with you my passion for Japanese foods, traditions and heritage from my hometown Fukuoka. 

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