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Head Chef, South Sydney Hotel

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Job Title: Head Chef, South Sydney Hotel
Job Type: Permanent
Location: New South Wales
Expertise: Culinary Recruitment
Reference: 1146036
Job Published: 09 Nov 2023
Closing Date: 09 Dec 2023

Job Description

Client Profile

Our client is a respected and established hotel in Sydney's South, which is part of one of the world's largest hotel chains. Focusing on delivering high-quality food and beverage offerings, they are dedicated to creating unique and memorable dining experiences for their discerning clientele.

Job Description

As the Head Chef, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the culinary landscape while overseeing 3 distinct food outlets including an award-winning restaurant. Your leadership will be instrumental in fostering a positive, inclusive, and welcoming culture for both colleagues and customers.

Responsibilities include:
  • Setting the food culture across multiple outlets
  • Delivering consistent, high-quality culinary offerings using local and fresh ingredients
  • Managing variable cost controls while ensuring exceptional food quality
  • Hiring, training, and developing a dedicated team for success
  • Collaborating closely with the Food and Beverage Director to enhance the venue's culinary performance
Candidate Profile

To be considered for this role, you will have:
  • Experience as a Head Chef in an organised and systematic environment
  • A positive and solutions-focused approach with the desire to build a great team and foster career progression
  • Exemplary management skills and the ability to work autonomously
  • Strong problem-solving abilities to turn challenges into opportunities
  • Effective communication skills and ability to work efficiently as a team member
  • Insight to review operational performance and make improvements
  • Strong financial acumen relevant to labour and cost control
  • Full unrestricted working rights in Australia
This role offers a competitive remuneration package and is depending on the applicant’s experience.

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