Executive Head Chef

Location: Newquay
Salary: £50,000.00 per annum
Position: Permanent
Hours: 48 Hours - Full Time
Recruiter: Winners Recruitment
Posted: 28/10/2021

My Client in Newquay are looking for a Exec Head Chef to manage their kitchen team at a stunning Hotel.

As the executive Head chef you must attract and retains staff, maintain a cooperative relationship with team members, optimizes staff productivity, and serve as a replacement in team members' absence.
You will train staff to use new recipes, cooking techniques and equipment, and oversee cooks performing food preparation.
You will oversee the delivery of food supplies, prepare special dishes, and supervise overall kitchen operations during dinner service.

To ensure success you will ensure your team delivers high-quality, cost-effective dishes promptly.
Top candidates are creative, service-oriented, and level-headed.

Executive Chef Responsibilities:
Ensuring promptness, freshness, and quality of dishes.
Coordinating cooks' tasks.
Implementing hygiene policies and examining equipment for cleanliness.
Designing new recipes, planning menus, and selecting plate presentations.
Reviewing staffing levels to meet service, operational, and financial objectives.
Hiring and training kitchen staff, such as cooks, food preparation workers, and dishwashers.
Performing administrative tasks, taking stock of food and equipment supplies, and doing purchase orders.
Setting and monitoring performance standards for staff.
Obtaining feedback on food and service quality, and handling customer problems and complaints.
Executive Chef Requirements:
2+ years of culinary education.
5+ years of experience in a similar position.
Advanced knowledge of food professional principles and practices.
Proficient knowledge of human resources management.
Excellent knowledge of BOH systems, ordering and inventory.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to meet deadlines.


This is a permanent contract offering 48 working hours per week with a competitive salary of £50,000.00 per annum.
Company benefits also include:
•A complimentary stay in the five star hotel with 50% off food, non-alcoholic drinks and the spa upon one year’s service
•25% off all spa treatments
•40% off Spa products
•Access to the gym and one swim pass for the Aqua Club per week.
•Monthly chance to win recognition award and vouchers


To apply please send your CV to stephanie@winners-recruitment.co.uk

Job Reference: HQ00024985
Closing Date: 10/11/2021

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