Head Chef

Location
Lyndhurst
Salary
£40000 - £42000 Per Annum £42,000 pa
Posted
05 Jan 2018
Closes
02 Feb 2018
Ref
01868
Contact
Sian Buckler
Sector
Hotel jobs
Job Function
Food & Beverage
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Please call 07538083873 or email sbuckler@bondrecruitment.com

01868 - HEAD CHEF - LYNDHURST- £42,000 pa
Bond Recruitment is currently recruiting for a Head Chef This is an excellent opportunity to work for a market with in the catering industry.
The company: The site is comprised of two kitchens which cater to approximately 60 weddings a year and serves up to 400 covers a day in the pub during the summer months.

The role and responsibilities:
º To deliver the food development/vision to the company's brand standards
º Menu strategy, development & implementation.
º Financially delivering (sales growth & GP's)
º Developing & training our Kitchen team - (Chefs all levels from KP)
º Innovation & implementation of new dishes & techniques
º Implement the fundamentals of kitchen practice and guide the team appropriately
º Develop seasonal offer with all sites/using fresh ingredients/ provenance where possible.
º Have monthly / quarterly chef's meeting / with points & actions to discuss with group executive chef
º Kitchen audit
º Training on new dishes
º Report to Our general manager on a day to day basis
º Support from our Group Executive Chef who wishes to appoint, develop and support.
º Responsibility is broad to deliver what is required by the Company, to keep the food offer relevant, to drive sales and margins and maintain high standards and quality.
º The key is for you to manage and inspire the strong team over 2 kitchens.



Additional Information
º Package up to £42,000.00 including profit share, depending on experience
º 48 hour contract
º Free meals on duty & uniform included
º Fantastic career development, training & opportunities
º Perk Box - access to the best perks from some of the UK's biggest brands including discounts off your weekly shop.
º Cycle to work scheme - purchase yourself a new bike with generous discount and spread the cost
º Active Social Committee - Get involved in social events in and outside of work
º Excellent opportunities for training and development
º Pension scheme
º 28 days holiday per year plus a duvet day on your birthday
º Healthcare benefits - discounted private healthcare
º Staff loyalty card - rewarding you with discounts up to 50% off our products and services
º Free staff parking
º Escape to the sun and receive a discounted rate at our sister resort in Cyprus.
*Transport essential due to location.


Personal specification:

It is essential that all applicants hold multi outlet events experience.
º An enthusiastic, dynamic and qualified Head Chef who is ready to make this change.
º Someone with a practical approach who will always enjoy getting 'hands on' in the kitchen, working alongside the Team
º Depth and breadth of Food Knowledge
º Proven track record of running professional kitchens that deliver "spot on" and consistent food from fresh ingredients with changing menus.
º An ability to take people with you - good interpersonal leadership and communication skills.
º A passion for training and developing the kitchen teams.
º Strong Organisational, time management, analytical and numerical ability.
º Capability to interact with Senior Management and bring thought through plans and proposals to the table.

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