Head Chef - Modern Italian - Beachfront Suburb

Job Title: Head Chef - Modern Italian - Beachfront Suburb
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: Attractive salary plus tips and overtime
Reference: 1157398
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Job Published: September 20, 2021 15:02

Job Description

Our client’s beautifully styled venue offers a fusion of Italian sophistication with the casual and relaxed ambience of its Sydney beachfront location.

This role will suit an experienced Head Chef or highly capable Sous Chef ready to take on the next level of leadership.

The successful applicant will exhibit a passion for authentic and traditional Italian cooking combined with the ability to infuse a modern twist.
The role:
  • You will work closely with highly experienced and professional owners to deliver a modern Italian menu with a focus on high quality, fresh ingredients
  • Play an active role in leading, training and motivating the team
  • Menu development, maintaining food and labour costs within budget
  • Kitchen management, rostering, ordering and maintaining strong relationships with suppliers
  • Menu design for special events and private functions 

Candidate profile:
  • You are currently a Head Chef or an experienced Sous Chef ready to take on greater responsibility
  • A creative leader who understands industry trends
  • Experienced with Italian cuisine
  • Proven ability to work well in a fast-paced kitchen
  • Proven ability to manage the organisation of special events and large group bookings
  • Committed to maintaining high standards cleanliness and safe work practices
  • Proven ability in training and inspiring junior kitchen staff
  • Career-focussed professional seeking to lead your own kitchen
Salary & benefits:
  • Attractive base salary plus tips and paid overtime
  • 45 hours average week Wed-Sun
  • Join a dedicated and passionate team of hospitality professionals
  • Work in a modern, fun, and vibrant environment

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