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Executive Head Chef | Events Business | London | Up to 55 K

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Location: London, City

Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum

Date posted: 11/7/2019

Employer type: Contract Catering

Job type: Head Chef

Contact: Nikhil Malhotra

Ref: NM-4618

Executive Head Chef | Contract Catering or Events Background Needed | London | 55K Bonus

The Role

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, positive and ambitious Executive Head Chef position in a known and versatile business in London.

We are looking for a passionate Executive Head Chef to enthuse and motivate the team by leading by example. You should have a sound understanding of event kitchens and be very comfortable working to high volumes. Strong organisational and communication skills essential and a knowledge of international cuisine is a must.

The Executive Head Chef will be tasked with the operational excellence for the venue ensuring that all events and functions are executed to the highest standards. You will be adept at managing large teams of core members and casual staff. You must have a high level of creativity and flair in your food and the ability to produce stunning dishes for events of up to 150 - 200 Pax.

This is a year-round operation as the various outlets are always full and deliver exceptional events to their clients.

The head chef will be involved with very seasonal menu creation where ingredient is core of the business.

The role will involve early starts as a big part of the business is catering for independent companies with various needs.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Will have a background in large venues producing quality food
  • You could currently be a head chef with at least 5 years with high end contract catering operations or 5* hotels.
  • Highly creative with high levels of energy
  • Proactive management of your teams and able to develop talent internally
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good knowledge of classic French cuisine, with an adaptable attitude.
  • Ability to consistently deliver on quality and deadlines.

The Package:

Highly competitive salary of up to 50 - 55K with Bonus potential.

Excellent career prospects to grow with the organisation

James Webber Recruitment are acting as an employment agency in relation to this permanent vacancy.

James Webber Recruitment prides itself on providing the highest quality of hospitality candidates and due to the high volume of applicants, please note that we will only be in contact with you if your application is successful. We will retain your details and contact you about future opportunities, you can opt out at anytime.


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