Executive Head Chef - high profile head office

5 days left

West London
25 Sep 2017
23 Oct 2017
Ms Katherine Bell
Job Function
Head Chef
Contract Type
Full Time

Innovative and inspiring food services professional required….

If you’re passionate about food and have experience of leading and motivating an experienced team of chefs then this opportunity based at a very high profile Corporate Head Office in West London could be the opportunity for you.


Ideal candidate


  • IT Skills
  • Minimum 2yrs experience as executive chef or group head chef in blue chip
  • P&L experience
  • Strong financial awareness and understanding of budgets
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to manage teams of people
  • Impeccable culinary skills
  • Client customer communication skills, with the ability to develop long term relationships
  • Passion for food and service delivery

Personal specification

  • Highly presentable, courteous and professional
  • An excellent communicator
  • Enthusiastic with a ‘can do attitude’
  • Calm under pressure
  • Reliable and honest
  • Attention to detail with the ability to follow instructions
  • Customer focused with the ability to understand the customer needs
  • Self-motivated and able to think outside the box in order to deliver best in class service
  • Flexibility with hours of work, change may be necessary to meet business demands
About the company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.

We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to  support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process


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