Head Chef - New Venue - Byron Bay

Job Title: Head Chef - New Venue - Byron Bay
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Regional NSW
Salary: $90-100K plus super & profit share
Reference: 789277
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Job Published: October 25, 2018 15:45

Job Description

This brand-new restaurant, bar and all-day casual dining concept is soon to open in the Byron Bay region. Set to be the next big thing on the NSW North Coast, we are seeking an experienced Head Chef to join the pre-opening team and take ownership of kitchen operations.
The role:
  • In collaboration with the Owner and your Sous Chef, you will be responsible for developing high quality modern Australian menus for breakfast, bar, casual dining, groups and events.
  • Lead and motivate a kitchen team of approximately 12-15 chefs
  • Menu design & costing, food ordering & stock control, COGS and wage cost controls
  • Recruitment and performance management
  • HACCP systems management
  • Ensuring consistent quality of all food items leaving the pass
  • Maximise opportunities to increase revenue and collaborate with local businesses and events
  • Build strong relationships with your suppliers
Candidate profile:
  • Previously held a leadership role in a busy, high-quality restaurant
  • Provide a focus on quality fresh local produce and made from scratch items
  • Creative and innovative approach to menu design
  • A positive and respectful leadership style
  • Willing to collaborate with your team to achieve results
  • Well-developed palate and exposure to high quality modern Australian cuisine
  • You will have a personal desire to succeed and genuine passion for what you do
  • Ability to work across a 7-day operation
  • Strong business acumen and ability to manage food and labour costs
Salary & benefits:
  • $90-100K plus super and profit share
  • Work with high-quality fresh produce in a beautiful setting
  • Live and work by the beach in the magical Byron Bay region!
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