Head Chef

£25,000 - £30,000 + Bonus

Location: St. Albans

Job reference: 441914

Job Summary

Head Chef required for this friendly, fast paced pub & restaurant in St Albans. You will be part of one of the biggest branded Hospitality Companies in the UK as Head Chef / Kitchen Manager of the St Albans site, where you will be an integral part of the success of the business. As Head Chef you will have the opportunity to join this company with strong values who are committed to developing their people from within.

Role Responsibilities

  • Ensuring the consistency and quality of food to all guests
  • Supporting the General Manager in driving sales and managing costs in line with targets set
  • Providing positive support, training and coaching to your brigade
  • Stock control including; ordering, stock takes, deliveries and invoicing
  • Staff rotas to ensure the kitchen is working to the best of its ability in line with budgets
  • To be a passionate and positive influence on the team

The Ideal Candidate

  • At Least 1 Years experience as a Kitchen Manager/Head Chef within a high-volume, branded hospitality operation
  • Ability to run the kitchen with a pro-active and positive attitude
  • Strong Leadership skills and the ability to motivate your team
  • Current experience of P&L, Stock Control, Rotas, Labour, working to budgets and driving sales
  • Ability to work under pressure whilst proving consistent quality of food
  • Must possess a full clean driving license
  • Excellent knowledge of Health & Safety and food Hygiene (preferably hold a Level 2 Food Safety Award)

The Rewards

  • Salary between £30,000 - £35,000
  • Achievable bonus
  • Performance based incentives
  • Further development opportunities

If you would love the opportunity to progress and be a part of a strong and reputable company with a passion for quality food and service then this is the job for you!


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