Chef Manager - Leeds
Competitive salary, plus excellent benefits
Work Level: Work Level 3
Morrisons Market Kitchen is coming to Leeds
We are excited to recruit a very talented Chef Manager to lead from the front of our new Leeds, Merrion Market Kitchen concept, leading the team to success from the very beginning of the journey.
Market Kitchen is a brand new concept for Morrisons and will be based within our busy Leeds City Centre Store following the successful launch of Market Kitchen Canning Town, London & Market Kitchen, Manchester Piccadilly.
As Chef Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the team prepare a delicious selection of dishes from our ‘Market Kitchen Menu ’ from Freshly Made Pizzas, Breakfasts and Soups to Milkshakes, Waffles and Coffee. You will be comfortable working to set plans but also keen to make your mark by sharing current trends and implementing your own style and ideas.
It will be a fun, whilst fast-paced environment and a unique opportunity to be part of an innovative new concept where your expertise and passion for great food is crucial to the brand’s ongoing success
All the right Ingredients
You’ll be an established Chef who is committed to ensuring excellence in customer experience, used to working with quality, fresh products and of course be a hands-on leader. You’ll be proud of your reputation for great kitchen management, building strong teams, innovation, food development and proactively progressing the direction of food service catering and food service delivery in an ever-changing industry.
In return for your dedication we’ll offer a comprehensive training plan and a very competitive salary and benefits package. You will enjoy and be encouraged to have a great work life balance whilst remaining flexible in your approach to working hours.
- Relevant experience as an accomplished Chef, with proven loyalty and ability
- Qualified to 706/1 and 2 or NVQ in professional cookery levels 1,2 and 3
- Minimum level 3 Award Food Safety in catering for supervisors, with level 3 Award in Allergens
- An advanced understanding of Food Safety
- A great understanding of the local community
- Previous experience of working with suppliers including Deliveroo would be advantageous
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
About The Company
Shopkeepers for over 100 years, we love providing our customers with a great shopping experience they won’t find anywhere else.
At just under 500 stores across the UK, our retail colleagues work as one team to provide plenty of food essentials, a great service and a buzz people enjoy. It’s why our customers keep coming back for more.
The UK’s 4th largest supermarket, we provide great value for money and good quality fresh food and groceries to over 11 million customers every week. Our focus on freshness makes us stand out as we prepare more fresh food in-store than any other supermarket. It’s challenging. It’s fast-paced. But from Market Street to checkout our friendly team loves going above and beyond to bring our customers what they want.
At Morrisons we believe in investing in our colleagues and industry-leading training programmes. We provide our colleagues with the opportunities they need to make it to the top. Many of our store managers started out on the shop floor. They’ve been there and done that. It’s how they know how to support our colleagues and help our customers so well.