Head Chef Job

Location UK, Greater London, London
Sector Corporate Catering, Hospitality & Staffing
Job Role Chef
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £50,000 GPA
Job Number  97211
Created 13 January 2022


A client of ours - a London based company specialising in luxury events and bespoke catering.

They are looking for a Head Chef to join their F1 trackside hospitality and catering team. In this exciting and fast paced environment, the successful person in this role is talented, organised, creative, passionate, has a great sense of humour and can deliver exceptional food for our client and guests.

The role requires the successful applicant to travel and work abroad for approximately 35 full weeks of the year in line with the F1 calendar and must be taken seriously before applying.


  • Competitive salary
  • Accommodation provided
  • Paid travel expenses
  • Training and development
  • Excellent working environment


The role:

  • Menu creation and development from a la carte, canapes to buffet
  • Management and leadership of 4 to 6 Chefs
  • Kitchen management and operations 
  • Training and development of Chefs 
  • Budget management
  • Client and guests relations

Essential skills/experience

  • Menu creation and development from a la carte, canapes to buffet
  • Management and leadership of 4 to 6 Chefs
  • 5+ years of experience in a high end restaurant or faced paced catering environment
  • Kitchen Management, Operations and Logistics
  • Training and development of Chefs 
  • Budget Management
  • Management experience in top end contemporary/British style restaurants
  • Experienced in fast paced kitchen environment with 300+ covers per day
  • Menu creation and development
  • Excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Passion for world cuisine and culture
  • Team leadership
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to prioritise tasks
  • An excellent command of English, both written and spoken
  • Driving licence
  • Proficient in office programs

Desirable skills/experience:

  • F1 experience
  • Notable restaurant experience


  • Salary: £45,000 -£50,000 g.p.a. plus travel, expenses, per diems
  • Commencing January 2022
  • Responsible Consultant: Gabriel Fracassi (gabrielf@greycoatlumleys.co.uk)

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