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Senior Sous Chef, Modern Asian Restaurant

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Job Title: Senior Sous Chef, Modern Asian Restaurant
Job Type: Permanent
Location: New South Wales
Expertise: Culinary Recruitment
Reference: 1227023
Job Published: 19 Jun 2024
Closing Date: 17 Jul 2024

Job Description

Client Profile 
Our client is one of the best in the local dining scene with renowned restaurants across Sydney. This venue is incredibly busy due to its solid reputation, highly regarded Southeast Asian menu, and warm regard for its patrons.

This is a great opportunity to join a progressive hospitality group that truly believes in offering a work/life balance. The health and well-being of this restaurant group's people is of the utmost importance making it an 'employer of choice'.
Job Description

This is a true leadership role, requiring you to work alongside the Head Chef to drive the food offer and manage the team in this dynamic Inner-city restaurant. This restaurant strives to be the best in all aspects of its operation, delivering a positive, inclusive and welcoming culture for colleagues and customers alike.
First and foremost, you will be responsible for the performance of your own team including hiring, training and developing, driving their performance and standards and giving them the tools to succeed.  You will also oversee the organisational requirements of the kitchen including scheduling, ordering kitchen health and safety compliance, and everything in between.  This is a true leadership role.

The ability to manage people appropriately is essential to success in this role.

Candidate Profile  
To be successful in this role you will have: 
  • Experience as a senior Chef in an up-market, busy establishment
  • Self-motivation and the ability to work autonomously 
  • The authority to command respect 
  • High food standards in both taste and presentation 
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment 
  • Strong kitchen organisational skills
  • Team player skills and lead by example 

This role is offering a strong remuneration package pending the applicant’s experience.
To learn more about this opportunity submit your application or contact Bernard Dempsey at

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