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Tried and Supplied


Job description

About Tried and Supplied:

Tried and Supplied is a new and exciting start-up in the hospitality industry. Born out of a desire to help chefs innovate more freely with local artisan produce, Tried and Supplied is a searchable database of peer-recommended artisan food and drink suppliers. Our founder has experience selling loose-leaf tea to top hotels and restaurants as well as delivering large-scale digital marketing solutions to major brands. Based between Sloane Square and South Kensington in London, this role offers a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious self-starter to learn and make connections in hospitality.

What we are trying to achieve:

• Gain enough supplier profiles with buyer recommendations to make the search useful to buyers
• Encourage enough buyers to use the site and collect enough data from their usage to be able to deliver demonstrable value to suppliers
• Be in a position to start charging customers by the end of next year

How are we going to achieve this:

• Speak at trade shows
• Visit/call suppliers and buyers
• Organise a Local Chef Award to meet as many suppliers and buyers as possible
• Research to develop a strong sales pipeline
• Email campaigns
• Google Adwords
• Customer management
• Press releases
• Publish a cook book from the Local Chef Awards

Where we need help:

• Research to continually fill sales pipeline
• CRM management
• Email campaigns
• Travel organisation and booking
• Customer management
• Press releases
• Social media
• Google Adwords
• Event organisation
• Creating and publishing the cook book
• User analysis to suggest product improvements
• Bug and product feedback reporting

How you can benefit:

• Extensive experience across a wide range of different business skills (digital marketing, sales, event organisation, customer management)
• Extensive industry knowledge from all the research
• Opportunity to travel on sales visits around the UK
• Ability to take on more responsibility than you would otherwise get in a more corporate environment
• Potential for excellent career progression if you choose to stay
• Flexibility to define your own role as well as opportunity to work from home if desired
• Pay negotiable

How to apply:

Please send your CV and a covering letter to domini.hogg@triedandsupplied.com. We are open to applications for all or part of this role. Your covering letter should explain:

• Which of the activities listed above you would like to take on
• What you would like to get out of working for Tried and Supplied
• What skills you think you can bring and why you think they make you the most suitable candidate
• What your availability would be and how long you would want to stay for


• An interest in food and drink
• A self-starter attitude
• Well organised
• Excellent communication skills
• Creative and analytical thinker
• Based in London/willing to come to our central London offices at least once a week
Job type
Internship, Full-time, Part-time
London, United Kingdom
Communication, Events, Administration & General, F&B other, Public Relations, Sales & Marketing, Customer Service
Starting in
As soon as possible
Latest start date
January 2019

Tried and Supplied

Discover excellent, local suppliers trusted by other hotels and restaurants with our peer-recommended supplier search. Our mission is to enable food service buyers to innovate more quickly in the knowledge that they can easily find the top notch supplies they need locally and sustainably.


*Search for any product and prioritise your selection criteria to find suppliers best suited to you.
*Benefit from the experience of other food service buyers when selecting a long-term partner for your supplies.

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