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Sous Chef Job

Location UK, Greater London, London
Sector Corporate Catering, Hospitality & Staffing
Job Role Chef
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £30,000 GPA
Job Number  93352
Created 11 June 2021


A client of ours, who specialises in British Cheese and celebrating the best of British Cheese is looking for a Sous Chef to join their new opening in London.  The food, all based upon cheese, is seasonal and made with the best quality produce.  The team is an extremely passionate, creative and determined one, and they have a strong eye for detail and a focus on the customer experience.  If you are passionate about British produce and have a strong understanding of the London reastaurant scene, plus love cheese, then this is the role for you. 

The role:

  • Working alongside the in-house Cheesemongers to come with new ideas
  • Running service, overseeing the day-to-day running of the kitchen and leading and motivating the BOH team
  • Preparing and serving the menu to a high standard and training the junior staff on dishes where necessary
  • Supporting the Head Chef in menu development, management and implementation of costings, managing food purchasing and storage including liaising with suppliers
  • Continuously improving product knowledge and understanding of company ethos
  • Maintaining the highest food hygiene and H&S standards within the business
  • Promoting a positive perception of the company at all times, both internally and externally


  • Are dynamic and creative
  • Will come up with interesting and exciting dishes centred around British cheese 
  • Show initiative and will therefore be awarded with professional development opportunities
  • Have a strong knowledge of flavours and a good palate
  • Have an awareness of British cheese
  • Love to learn and would like to know more about British cheese
  • Have worked in good quality restaurants for the last few years and have a good understanding of the British restaurant scene as well as seasonality and British produce
  • Believe yourself to be creative, driven and passionate, with the ability to manage and motivate
  • Possess an excellent work ethic, organisation and communication skills
  • Pride yourself on being friendly, approachable and humble

Start:  ASAP

Salary:  £30,000 GPA

Location:  West London

Responsible Consultant:  Diana (diana@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

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