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Head Chef

Southwark, London
Job Type
31 Dec 2021

We’re looking for a Head Chef to join our team at Watsons General Telegraph.

The right candidate will have a passion for delivering high quality dishes created using fresh ingredients. As Head Chef you will be responsible for creating, developing and implementing seasonal dishes/menus and regular specials that maintain GP and reduce food wastage. We’re not a brand or chain, so we’re looking for someone with the right skills to create interesting and creative menus, with a real passion for food.

You will:

Have excellent cooking skills
Have an understanding of produce and ingredients
Experience working with fresh food
Have knowledge of EHO requirements and extremely high standards
Be a confident leader, ensuring the kitchen runs the same whether you are working or not
Key responsibilities:

Responsible for daily operations in the kitchen
Create menu specs for all menu items (using our software)
Maintain the profit margins on food (using our software)
Ensuring a high level of cleanliness and standards are met
Be responsible for daily due diligence logs
Recruiting, training, and coaching a team of chefs
This is a fantastic opportunity for a hands-on chef to help take the venue to the next level and put your own stamp on food development.

Contact: Mo Uddin
Reference: Caterer/LON-WAT-HC
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  • Job Reference: 460745403-2
  • Date Posted: 31 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Laine Pub Company
  • Location: Southwark, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent