Head Chef – West London, Large Hotel & Conference Centre Salary up to £50k + generous bonus scheme.
The Head Chef role will involve working collaboratively with the General Manager and Food and Beverage Director, both creatively and practically to design and deliver appetizing menus across all food and beverage outlets (restaurants, bar, room service, conference and banqueting) whilst ensuring consistency and quality are maintained.
The Head Chef will be expected to run all aspects of the department, from recruiting, training, leading and developing the kitchen team, to managing and understanding food costs and stock control, profit and waste margins and supplier management. Additionally, the successful candidate will be required to create a strong relationship with the front of house team to ensure they remain informed and inspired.
Your experience and skills include:
•At least 2 years relevant experience in a high volume kitchen environment
•Excellent knowledge of menu creating, nutrition, allergies, food preparations, all relevant health and safety duties and hygiene principles
•An enthusiastic leader who is responsible for the kitchen, chef brigade and all dishes produced
•An individual who is customer focused with a positive and approachable attitude to enthuse and motivate the team around you
•The ability to look and plan ahead, working within and helping to set budgets
•A flexible approach, adapting to suit guest and business requirements
What is in it for you:
•Generous bonus scheme
•Option to join private medical scheme
•Good work-life balance
•Access to Accor Hotels UK discounts & benefits
•Career opportunities within the UK, Europe & Internationally
Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.
Why work for Accor?
We are far more than a worldwide leader. We welcome you as you are and you can find a job and brand that matches your personality. We support you to grow and learn every day, making sure that work brings purpose to your life, so that during your journey with us, you can continue to explore Accor’s limitless possibilities.
By joining Accor, every chapter of your story is yours to write and together we can imagine tomorrow's hospitality. Discover the life that awaits you at Accor, visit https://careers.accor.com/