Executive Chef, Premium Multi-Outlet Venue, Contemporary Italian Cuisine

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Executive Chef, Premium Multi-Outlet Venue, Contemporary Italian Cuisine

Job Title: Executive Chef, Premium Multi-Outlet Venue, Contemporary Italian Cuisine
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: Up to $150,000
Reference: 66103
Contact Name: Benrard Dempsey
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Job Published: June 17, 2019 14:15

Job Description

Client Profile

Our client is a highly successful hospitality group with a diverse portfolio of venues. With the recent refurbishment of their flagship venue, they have transformed an iconic site in Melbourne's central suburbs into a world-class dining precinct. With a variety of food offerings from all day dining to an intimate and high-end wine bar, this venue has quickly become one of Melbourne's most popular dining destinations

Job description

In this role, you will work closely with an experienced management team to take this already successful venue to the next level. With areas of the site still to be completed, you will have the opportunity to play a key part in the design and execution of new and innovative dining concepts, as well as building and mentoring a tight-knit and passionate team of chefs

Candidate Profile

To be considered for this role you will have:
  • Proven success as an Executive Chef within a multi-faceted business
  • Experience in high-end Italian restaurants
  • Ability to work closely and communicate with key stakeholders
  • Previous experience within hatted and/or Michelin starred restaurants
  • Creativity around menu development and food presentation within modern Italian cuisine
  • Experience with the management and mentoring of a large-scale team
  • Strong financial acumen relevant to labour and cost control
  • A highly structured and organised approach, managing multiple tasks simultaneously  
This is a highly desirable role with a fantastic employer and will be filled quickly. This role is offering a very strong remuneration package for the right candidate.  
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