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Sous/Head Chef (Northern Beaches)

Job Title: Sous/Head Chef (Northern Beaches)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Industry:
Salary: Competitive package
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: 2592179
Contact Name: Doug Kelsall
Contact Email: doug@benchmarque.co
Job Published: September 21, 2017 15:30

Job Description

Our client, one of the most iconic venues on the Northern Beaches, serving an exciting menu, requires a talented Head Chef. This highly regarded venue is part of one of Sydney's most exciting and growing hospitality groups. They’re well known and respected for their high standards of food and service. 

This role might suit a really progressive senior sous looking for that next career step.
  
The role:

  • Reporting to the Executive Chef, you will lead and manage the kitchen brigade
  • Work in a busy and fast paced environment where fresh produce paired with complimentary beverage offerings and attentive service is very much the focus
  • Work alongside the Executive Chef
  • Inspire and supervise a talented and well formed team of chefs
  • Control of stock and food quality
  • Lead by example as a hands-on chef who can create and serve food worthy of this venue
  
Required skills & attributes: 

  • A charismatic, energetic approach to work
  • Someone who takes full accountability and 'ownership' of their role and kitchen
  • Previous experience in a fast paced, high volume kitchen within a similar venue
  • Must have senior sous/head chef experience
  • Menu development expertise desirable
  • Your positive and respectful style will set the benchmark for a dynamic team who you will be tasked with training and developing
   
Salary & benefits: 

  • Attractive salary package on offer
  • Work for a hospitality group led by a talented Group Executive Chef
  • Opportunity to progress within a reputable multi-property hospitality group

About us:

 
At BENCHMARQUE, our motivation is to inspire and enable others to consider hospitality or events as a career, where we encourage and nurture professional and personal growth to lead members of today's workforce in becoming the leaders of tomorrow.

Our team represents a collective of passionate and knowledgeable industry professionals, who are committed to aligning the right people with the right business. Over the last 10 years we have partnered with small independent operators to emerging hospitality groups and publicly listed companies to expand our workforce of professionals working across award-winning restaurants, 5 star hotels and leading event venues. 
  
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