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Sous Chef – Event catering

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Are you passionate about culinary excellence and looking to take your career to the next level? Do you thrive in a fast-paced, creative environment? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join my client’s team as a Sous Chef at our award-winning events catering company in Hackney Wick.

The events catering company has built a reputation for delivering exceptional dining experiences at some of the most exclusive events in London. They take pride in their commitment to quality, innovation, and impeccable service. With a strong focus on seasonal and locally sourced ingredients, they have won numerous awards and accolades for their culinary creations.

As a Sous Chef, you will play a crucial role in our kitchen, assisting the Head Chef in planning and executing high level food for a wide range of events, from weddings to corporate gatherings. You will have the opportunity to work alongside a talented team of chefs and contribute your creativity to their ever-evolving menu offerings.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Head Chef in menu development and planning for events.
  • Prepare and cook high-quality dishes with precision and creativity.
  • Ensure all food production meets the high standards set in place.
  • Train and develop junior kitchen staff, providing guidance and training.
  • Monitor and maintain kitchen hygiene and safety standards.
  • Uphold the company’s commitment to excellence in customer service and satisfaction.


  • Proven experience as a Sous Chef or similar role in a high-volume catering or restaurant environment.
  • Strong culinary skills with a passion for food and creativity.
  • Knowledge of diverse cooking techniques and cuisines.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Strong food Hygiene and Safety knowledge.
  • Flexibility to work evenings and weekends, as required by event schedules.


  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • Opportunity to work with a talented and passionate culinary team.
  • Career growth and development opportunities.
  • Staff meal and benefits package.
  • Be part of a successful growing business

If you are a dedicated and talented Sous Chef with a passion for high end cuisine, we would love to hear from you. Apply now by submitting your CV.

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