Head Chef, Concessions – Wembley Stadium

at Delaware North (view profile)
Location London, Greater London, England
Date Posted July 19, 2018
Category Head Chef
Job Type Full-time
Area England
County Greater London


Innovation is your middle name, you’re cool, calm and collected under pressure, you live and breathe a passion for all things menu development and you won’t stop making changes to your dishes until the food is the best it can be! You’re always aware of the current food trends, in fact, they were probably your ideas!

This is you, and we need your stand out culinary development skills, ability to deliver stand out food and keen eye for detail to join our culinary team at the National Stadium – Wembley, of course. The ideal candidate will have a passion for quality and innovation in flavours and local food trends, will have experience delivering exceptional food offers that exceed guest expectations, managing a talented culinary team and will have a strong business and financial acumen including managing Cost of Goods and Labour budgets.

Reporting into our Head of Culinary, Harry Lomas MBE and managing a Concessions Chef and a team of 60 event day chefs, the role of Head Chef – Concessions, develops and delivers innovative, market leading, food concepts across the 34 Club Wembley Concessions kiosks and 54 General Admissions Concessions units whilst ensuring that local food trends are reflected, customer needs are met and guest experience is exceeded. Responsibilities will include menu evaluation, development and transformation, project management and sales analysis on each menu revolution project and menu specification and scheduling to ensure the highest level of consistency, whilst ensuring full compliance with Food Hygiene and Health & Safety.

This role is offered on a full-time permanent basis of 48 hours per week and will include working match and events days in accordance with the Wembley fixtures therefore the ideal candidate will be flexible with working hours as evening and weekend work is required.

It was once famously said ‘anyone can cook’, and this is how we feel here at Delaware North. So if you have a passion for ingredients, a flare for presentation and champion keeping guest experience at the heart of everything you do, then apply today and leave the rest to us, as we take your career from the ordinary to the extraordinary.


Delaware North (UK) offers exciting and fulfilling career opportunities. We believe in developing our people as our future leaders and investing in their careers with training, a competitive salary, pension scheme, sick pay and company discounts. We value our employees and as such we like to reward success and encourage growth within our team. At Delaware North there are often opportunities to travel and explore the world, and as a global leader in Hospitality and Food Service, you would be perfectly positioned!

About Delaware North

At Delaware North (UK) our company vision is ‘to delight guests by creating the world’s best experiences today while reimaging tomorrow’. We've been doing it for over 102 years in many of the world's most wondrous locations and 2018 will be no different. From airports to national parks, resorts to stadia, our teams are dedicated to delivering consistent world-class service to our guests and clients. None of this would be possible without the world class staff that we employ. We recognise you as our most important asset, and if you have the passion and drive to want to make a difference at a company that cares about your career then we need to hear from you……