Head Chef – Leading Events Caterer
We are working with a renowned and leading events catering company based in the heart of London. With a rich history of delivering exceptional culinary experiences throughout a wide range of events, they take pride in their commitment to quality and creativity. With a passion for food, combined with an innovative approach, this has made them a top choice for events ranging from intimate gatherings to large-scale extravaganzas.
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Head Chef to lead the Kitchen teams and continue the highest standards they have become known for. As the Head Chef, you will play a pivotal role in shaping of the menus, maintaining high standards of quality, and overseeing the production of outstanding dishes for a diverse range of events.
About the role:
- Develop and curate creative and enticing menus tailored to the specific needs of each event.
- Oversee the planning, preparation, and execution of all culinary aspects of events.
- Lead and mentor the kitchen team, ensuring they are trained and motivated to consistently deliver top-quality dishes.
- Manage inventory, order supplies, and control costs effectively while maintaining the highest standards of quality.
- Ensure compliance with food safety and hygiene regulations.
- Collaborate with event planners and clients to create custom menus and provide exceptional customer service.
- Maintain a clean and organized kitchen, promoting a safe and efficient work environment.
- Keep up-to-date with culinary trends and innovations, incorporating them into our offerings.
- Proven experience as a Head Chef or Executive Chef, preferably in a high-volume events catering environment.
- Strong leadership and team management skills.
- Proficient in menu planning, costing, and recipe development.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Strong attention to detail and commitment to delivering exceptional food quality.
- Knowledge of food safety and hygiene standards.
Whats in it for you:
- Competitive salary and benefits package.
- Opportunity to work with a dynamic and passionate team.
- Access to the latest culinary trends and resources.
- The chance to contribute to the success of high-profile events in London.
If you are a talented and experienced Head Chef with a passion for creating exceptional culinary experiences, we want to hear from you!