Applicants — Vacancies: Hospitality

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Job Vacancy Details

Your consultant for this position is : Denny Collier
Telephone : 01440 709361
Fax : 01440 709361
Email :

Jobs Specifics

DDH reference number : DDH0539
Job title : Head Chef
Salary : Up to 35,000 GBP
Location : Croydon
Type of contract : Permanent
Workplace description : This hotel is just 8 miles from the sights and shops of London and 16 minutes by train to Victoria Station. Nearby is Epsom Racecourse and an 18 hole golf course. The hotel offers 15 meeting rooms for 2 to 300 people, a restaurant a lounge bar and a gym.
Main duties and responsibilities : As Head Chef you are fully responsible for developing the reputation of the hotel through the production of excellent quality food throughout the hotel and the development of a high quality kitchen brigade.

Specifically your responsibilities include:
Being a fully involved member of the hotel ‘HOD’ team
Creating menus that meet and exceed customer’s needs and conform to brand standards
Ensuring the consistent production of high quality food through all hotel food outlets
Developing customer relations through proactive interaction with guests or dealing with any issues raised
Effective management of the department including budgeting, forecasting, resource planning, and waste management
Excellent leadership of the kitchen brigade, including ensuring ongoing development of team members, and putting in place an effective approach to succession planning
Essential criteria : Previous relevant experienced as an Head/Executive Chef or a high performing Sous Chef in a first class property
Excellent leadership skills
A creative approach to the production of high quality food
A business focused approach to managing a hotel kitchen
Excellent communication skills and an ability to build relationships throughout the hotel.
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Accommodation provided : No
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Important Notes:

1. Application should be made by email or phone.
2. Application should be in Word format only and ENGLISH!
3. DDH Recruitment Ltd does not charge work seekers for its services.
4. All workers will be subject to UK taxation.


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