We are looking for a progressive, talented Head Chef to join our clients’ local celeb hangout restaurant in Notting Hill. Our client’s restaurant boasts a State of the Art Kitchen where you will prepare delicious and beautiful Mediterranean/Latin food. This is a prime celeb hangout, with clientele including Madonna, the Beckhams and Mick Jagger.
This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Sous Chef with a Michelin/Rosette background wanting to move into a Head Chef role.
You will ensure that all three stories of the restaurant are catered to in a timely manner, leaving guests satisfied and eager to return. Our client makes use of a beautiful State of the Art kitchen as well as a wood grill. You will report to the Group Executive Head Chef and lead a brigade of 9.
As the Head Chef you will:
Be able to produce consistently delicious and beautiful food, ensuring quality is of impeccable standards. Attention to detail is absolutely essential as you will send out meals that are beautiful to look at and delicious to eat.
Have a background in Michelin/Rosette restaurants.
Have strong leadership skills, able to lead consistently, by example.
Be knowledgeable about culinary trends, able to think ahead of game.
Be able to work successfully and efficiently with budgets, stock control and profits.
Have excellent communication skills and the ability to express yourself precisely so that your team has a clear understanding of what is needed at all times, ensuring a strong team and a smooth work flow.
This role will involve a small amount of menu development, working closely with the Executive Chef.
Salary: £55,000 plus KPI Bonus
Consultant: Darren Lewis