Executive Chef – Contract Catering

at The Change Group (view profile)
Location London, Greater London, England
Date Posted September 13, 2019
Category Executive Chef
Job Type Full-time
Area England
County Greater London


Executive Chef - Contract Catering - South London

A prestigious venue in South London is urgently seeking an experienced Executive Chef to lead, develop and take ownership of the whole hospitality operation on-site and continually meet and exceed client expectations

Job Brief for Executive Chef:

  • High-volume covers with functions every week
  • Emphasis on healthy eating using fresh produce
  • Predominantly Monday - Friday but occasional Saturday and evening function to suit business needs
  • Up to 40k for the right candidate
  • To ensure that the company's reputation for excellent food and service is enhanced with the client and customers.
  • To control portion size and monitor waste.
  • To maintain records relating to food production activities and supplier information as required by the Catering Manager.
  • To hold team meetings on a regular basis to communicate targets, standards required and company and client information.
  • To support with building of budgets with the General Manager
  • Overtime in lieu available

Ideal Candidate:

  • All backgrounds considered but attitude is key - must be a strong kitchen presence
  • Highly presentable and well groomed
  • Come from a high-volume covers background
  • Flair for dealing with clients and demonstrable experience of leadership within a brigade
  • Passionate about fresh produce and innovative approach to menu design - able to adapt at short notice!
  • Passionate about service and every plate that leaves the kitchen!

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Executive Chef - Contract Catering - South London