Development Chef - Edinburgh

£40,000 + Car + Benefits 
21 Nov 2016
19 Dec 2016
Sheila Ingram
Job Type
Full Time

Development Chef: Contract Catering

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £40,000 + Car + Benefits 

Amazing Career Opportunity for an Amazing Candidate!!

The Company:

My client is a top name in Contract Catering and a rare and exciting opportunity has arisen to join their exceptional team as a Development Chef.

The company has a pure fresh food ethos and an extensive portfolio of fantastic B&I sites throughout the UK and globally.

The Role:

  • You will oversee food and staff development across a patch sites in the North of England and into Scotland

  • Ideally you will have had significant exposure to top B&I sites and understand the environment

  • Joining a team of fantastic development chefs already in place and you will report straight to the Chef Director with a dotted line to the Regional Exec Development chef.

  • This role is all about innovation and creativity – we are looking for fresh and bright ideas that work.

  • A key player in sales presentations, business development and mobilisations.

  • Responsible for innovation as well as external and internal food initiatives.

The Successful Candidate:

  • Will previously worked at executive chef level, or in a senior group role

  • Client facing

  • Excellent customer relations

  • Have an extremely strong passion for food

  • Financially astute and IT Literate

  • A leader and motivator

  • Be innovative and flexible

  • Be dedicated and energetic

  • Forward thinking and well up on food trends

  • Have a good understanding of quality branding

  • Comfortable presenting to an audience – An excellent communicator

  • Well skilled trainer

  • A natural ability to help others

  • Willing to travel

  • Someone who is looking to make a stand as a senior member of the management team

Interested in this challenge - send your CV!