Reception and Sales

Zelda's Catering | Skokie, IL, United States

Posted Date 4/06/2022

Zelda’s Catering, a premier off-premise catering company, is seeking an energetic self-starter to join our company as Reception and Salesperson. The ideal candidate is personable, organized and detail-oriented, with excellent communication skills.


  • Provides initial contact with customer base in person and over phone
  • Receive, direct, and assist clients and other visitors
  • General clerical/administrative duties including but not limited to answering phones and preparing correspondence
  • Provide exceptional service to new and recurring accounts while receiving, processing and entering their orders into catering and event planning software and communicating customer needs as needed to production team
  • Provide support to event production team such as creating menu signs, proofing and creating field folders that hold pertinent event documentation.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management




  • Creating exceptional event proposals in a timely manner from conception to completion (??, including menu, beverage, equipment, linen and service)
  • Uncompromising approach to client satisfaction
  • Professional image and demeanor
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, and Outlook. Caterease or similar catering software experience a plus
  • Detail-oriented with excellent writing skills, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to assist with multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work under deadline pressure
  • Kosher food knowledge a plus
  • Knowledge of catering industry practices and procedures a plus



  • 2-4 years of experience in a similar environment with a demonstrated track record of success

Job Type: Full-time

Starting Salary: $55,000.00


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Daily lunch buffet
Salary55000.00 - 55000.00 Annual
Full Time
Administrative Support | Sales
Organization Type
Food & Kosher Services
Dental | Kosher Food Option Available | Leave Early for Shabbat | Life Insurance | Medical Insurance | Paid Holidays | Paid Vacation | Parental Leave | Sick Days | Vision
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