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Executive Pastry Chef

The Peninsula London
Grosvenor Place, London
Market Leading Salary & Benefits + Service Charge / Update Salary Banding
Closing date
26 Feb 2024

Job Details

Executive Pastry Chef

The Peninsula London is now recruiting for a creative Executive Pastry Chef who has a strong experience in creating, planning, directing and participating in all aspects of the day to day operation of the Pastry and Bakery Kitchen.

  • An exceptional opportunity to join our high-profile flagship hotel in London.
  • The Peninsula Hotels espouses luxury service, dedication to our guests and commitment to our employees. 
  • Join our award-winning group, working alongside a highly experienced team.

Key accountabilities

  • Promotes The Peninsula London to becoming a recognised culinary destination by creating memorable guest experiences through artistry and uncompromised passion for excellence.     
  • Coordinates and directs all aspects of the Pastry & Bakery department operation and collaborates with the Food and Beverage team and all necessary stakeholders to achieve marketing and business goals and objectives.
  • Produces all food items required for the assigned kitchens including Banquets, Boutique and Cafe, Restaurants and team restaurant.
  • Controls the ordering and requisitions to achieve budgeted costs.
  • Works closely with other departments such as Sales & Marketing or Retail Merchandising to conceptualize and implement dynamic marketing programmes to drive marketing/PR activities for the pastry.
  • Hires, develops, motivates, supervises and coaches all employees.

General requirements

  • Minimum 3-4 years relevant experience in the same capacity, supporting a senior executive and minimum 8-10 years in a 5-star hotel with large banquets and pastry shops.
  • Extensive Pastry technical knowledge and current culinary trends.
  • High level of creativity.
  • Extensive experience in managing and developing a team of chefs. 
  • Excellent time management, highly adaptable, naturally positive.
  • Fluent English communication proficiency.

We will be delighted to receive your CV now and will liaise with successful candidates accordingly. 


The Peninsula London’s 190 exquisitely styled accommodations consist of 131 guest rooms and 59 suites. Many feature floor-to-ceiling windows that offer both abundant natural light and dazzling views over London’s skyline and all have been designed by architect and designer of the interiors Peter Marino to reflect the distinctive grandeur of Belgravia.

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The Peninsula London

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