Job title: Jnr Sous Chef – Luxury Hotel – Chippenham – £28K+
Company: Blue Arrow
Job description: Position: Jnr Sous Chef
Salary: £28,692 P/A + Service Charge (£3,000 – £6,000)
Establishment: Luxury Hotel
Location: Nr Chippenham
Hours: Permanent, 48 Hours per week
We have a superb opportunity for a Sous Chef to join the team at a luxury hotel. You will need to have a minimum of two years’ experience of working at Junior Sous/Chef de Partie level and be capable of running the kitchen in the Head Chef’s absence. Proficiency in achieving targets and familiarity with current food hygiene legislation including kitchen risk assessments is essential.
Duties as Head Chef include –
- Always ensure smooth running of the banqueting operation.
- Understanding of and implementation of sound stock control.
- Assist the Head Chef in menu writing, planning and be proactive in assessing current industry trends and initiatives.
- Make sure the standard of food and service are executed to the highest standard at all times.
- Ordering of stock as necessary in conjunction with the Head Chef.
- Help to ensure all financial aspects of the kitchen management are adhered to in particular carry out all costings within the budget levels, management of food flash, processing of invoices and upkeep of revenue figures.
- Always maintain the highest levels of food hygiene and health and safety.
- Carry out any reasonable request by the Exec /Head chef or general manager.
The Ideal Candidate
- A true passion for food!
- Strong kitchen background from within hotel or restaurant sector
- Strong communication skills (verbal, listening, writing)
- Commercially astute and financially aware
- Highly organised
- Proven record as a strong team leader
- Keen and enthusiastic attitude coupled with drive, energy and stamina
- Flexibility to work hours required by the business
- Commitment and mobility
- Innovation, creativity and attention to detail
What’s in it for you…
- Salary: £28.692 P/A + Service Charge:
- Established team
- Room to develop and bring your ideas
- Discount room rates across the hotel group
- Discount on Food & Beverage
- Discount Highstreet shopping scheme
If you are interested in this role then please apply directly to this advert or please call Rob Jones at Blue Arrow Newbury on 02039 603 650
Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
Job date: Sat, 25 Sep 2021 22:59:15 GMT
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