£21,500 - 24,600 per annum
This is a great opportunity to join a successful nationwide company - the leader in their sector - operating contemporary predominantly fresh food in-house restaurants situated in thriving commercial businesses.
We are looking for an experienced Kitchen Manager/Head Chef to head up the kitchen at a busy in-house restaurant serving the public.
You will currently be working as a kitchen manager or head chef in busy high volume restaurants, hotels, or commercial contract catering operations.
The menu is part fresh and part bought in and you will follow recipe specs, and you will have a free hand with daily specials.
You will need your own transport.
A massive bonus is that you will work straight day shifts only with regular weekends off.
ROLE - KITCHEN MANAGER
As the Kitchen Manager you will:
·Manage every aspect of the kitchen
·Prepare and cook the company menu to spec
·Control stock, labour, and budgets
·Train, develop, and lead your team
·Maintain legislation and compliance
·Work closely with the front of house team
·Work to company targets and KPIs'
·Maintain company systems & procedures
ATTRIBUTES - KITCHEN MANAGER
·Experience as a kitchen manager/head chef in busy cafes, restaurants, hotels, or commercial contract catering operations
·A background cooking with spec menus and recipes
·Excellent people, communication, and man-management skills
·The ability to train, develop, and manage teams
·An intrinsic understanding of relevant legislation & compliance
·A positive and outgoing personality and outlook
·Passion and drive to succeed
·IT literate - working with systems & process
This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader.
Please note: You must be resident in the UK and eligible to work. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of responses to our advertisements we are only able to respond to successful applicants. If you have not had a response from us within 5 working days please assume that your application has not been successful.
Penny Cook Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer, a recruitment agency dedicated to recruitment in the Hospitality Industry.