Sous Chef

£28k - 33k per year
20 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Hot Recruitment
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Sous Chef at this prestigious city centre restaurant and private dining venue in Cardiff.
The Company
Our client is a 2 rosette restaurant listed in the Michelin guide and are famed within their region. After recently completing a 150k refurbishment they are now looking for a strong Sous Chef to join the kitchen team to help cope with the extra demand that this will bring and help them achieve their ambition of obtaining Rosette number 3 and then beyond.

Open 5 days a week, Tuesday to Saturday for lunch and dinner plus Sunday lunch in the autumn/winter period the restaurant is famed not only for its food but also its wine list, which is considered to be one of the finest in the business and recently got listed in the top 120 wine lists in the world by The Fine Wine Magazine (equivalent to 3 Michelin stars) and it has up to 60 covers for fine dining and up to 80 people for corporate events.
The Role
To be successful for the role of Sous Chef, previous experience at Sous Chef level within a Michelin and High Rosette background is essential as we are looking for a Sous Chef who is capable of running a team in the Head Chefs absence. A knowledge of Pastry is not essential but would be advantageous and you must have:

* Experience of working closely under a Head Chef in maintaining high standards of food and service.
* Concise communication and interpersonal skills.
* Thorough knowledge of food hygiene, health and safety and licensing legislation.
* Excellent organisation and planning skills.
The Rewards
For the role of Sous Chef our client is offering you an excellent salary of £28,000 per annum plus tronc share of circa £3,000-£5,000 per annum.

Our client believes that investment in their staff members is key to the success of their business and the happiness of their customers which is why they are offering full support, training and development opportunities to help your career flourish and you will also receive:
* 28 days paid holiday – extra earned for each year of service.
* 2 consecutive days off a week
* Dental Coverage and Mobile phone Insurance
* Exclusive employee perks and big discounts from some of the UK’s biggest brands.
* 50% of Wine through our staff wine purchase scheme.

How to apply
Please note that in accordance with Hot Recruitment Consultants recruitment and consultancy processes, if you are shortlisted your CV may be sent to the Hiring Manager at our Clients’ business and by applying for this position you give your consent for us to do so.
You must have eligibility to work in the UK.   Please note, only suitable applicants will be contacted and incomplete CVs will not be considered.  
We look forward to hearing from you!

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