Head Butcher, Gloucestershire

Elevate Recruitment & Training Consultants Limited
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head Butcher

Our client is looking for a Head Butcher to run an enthusiastic butchery department

As Head Butcher you will be responsible for the day to day running of the butchery, and have a passion for cutting top quality meat.

Managing a small team (2 other full time members of staff), the successful candidate will have strong knife skills and be confident in their ability to Bone, Cut, Tie and Portion Control. You will also be customer focussed with strong sales skills and an enthusiasm for driving sales whilst delivering exceptional levels of customer service.


  • Ability to manage and work well within a team environment.
  • Full carcas costings
  • Strong sense of humour
  • Strong knife skills
  • Excellent levels of customer service
  • Passion for cutting top quality meat

In return for meeting the above criteria the successful candidate will be rewarded with a salary between £20,000 - £25,000 per annum (dependant on experience) and a chance to be part of a forward thinking company with a very exciting future.

Working week - Monday - Friday with occasional weekend work.

Elevate Recruitment & Training Consultants Limited are meat industry specialists. This vacancy is just one of a number of vacancies that we are working in the meat sector – please get in touch for further details.

Role: Butcher, Retail Butcher, Shop Butcher, Master Butcher, Q Guild, Butchery Manager, Head Butcher

Keywords: Meat, beef, Pork, Lamb, Sausages, Farm Shop,

Commutable from: Gloucester, Cheltenham, Evesham, Stratford-upon-Avon.