Chef Manager - Chelsea

£30k per year
16 Oct 2016
13 Nov 2016
Kate Jordan
Job Type
Full Time

Chef Manager – Private Education Contract Catering – £30,000 – 52 weeks – Chelsea Area

A fantastic Independent Education Contract Caterer is looking for a fantastic Chef Manager to head up the Catering Operations on this contract.

The Role -

We have a great new role with a fantastic food service provider. Our client is looking for an Innovative Chef Manager to join the team of 12 and this beautiful school. It’s a multi-site role providing the catering and hospitality over a 52-week contact. They are looking to inject some fun and sparkle to the contract, so someone who is passionate about food and creating an enjoyable environment is essential. Our client is looking for a candidate who can cook really good food whilst being organised enough to manage the site, you will be comfortable liaising with the clients to get events organised well ahead of time and really show a desire to be on site and deliver on the contract whilst giving the client confidence that what they ask for will be delivered. You will be able to put together new and exciting menus whilst delivering on the hospitality aspects for the clients, which will be in the form of afternoon teas up to canapes and drinks. The role will see you working Monday to Friday with NO evenings and weekends.

The Ideal Candidate -

  • Craft Trained
  • A chef background but able to run an effective unit
  • A ‘can do’ attitude
  • Strong people management skills
  • Comfortable being front of house
  • Hospitality experience is essential
  • Able to motivate staff and be a strong leader
  • Passionate about food
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • Strong financial awareness of the business
  • Have very high standards both in presentation and Health and Safety
  • Essential - Private Education Catering Experience