Head Chef Job

  • Sector: Corporate Catering, Hospitality & Staffing
  • Function: Chefs
  • Contact: Rebecca Cooke
  • Contact Phone: +442076300545
  • Start Date: ASAP but happy to wait for the right Chef
  • Location: West London
  • Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 +
  • Job Ref: 115523
  • Contact Email: rebeccac@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

We are currently recruiting for a Head Chef to join a well-known, prestigious Italian restaurant offering an unforgettable fine- dining experience in West London.

The restaurant not only offers fantastic food but also an award-winning wine list. The food is authentic Italian with a modern flair.

The restaurant is in a beautiful part of London with easily accessible transport links. The interior is smart and elegant with a sophisticated feel to match the beautiful, sophisticated food.

We are seeing a highly experienced head chef that has a wealth of experience serving Italian cuisine.


As the Head Chef you will be responsible for creating the menus, the preparation, cooking, and presentation of food. You will manage daily kitchen activities, oversee the day to day running of the kitchen. Manage, lead and motivate team.

  • Excellent Italian cooking skills.

  • An understanding of produce and ingredients.

  • The ability to write menus that are both creative and profitable.

  • Proven management skills.

  • Liaising with purchasing companies for food orders

To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills, and values that follow:     

  • Real passion and love for Italian food!

  • Positive and enthusiastic attitude.

  • Ambition and drive.                                                                       

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Committed to delivering a high level of customer service.             

  • Flexibility to respond to a range of different work situations.

  • Leadership skills.

  • Willingness to learn.

  • Ability to work a variety of shifts including weekends, days, afternoons and evenings.    

Competitive salary - £75,000 - £85,000

If you are interested in this position and would like to find out further information or to be considered for the role. Please send your CV to Rebeccac@greycoatlumleys.co.uk 0207 630 0545