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Job Title Head Chef Luxury Event Caterer
Salary Up to £34,000
Location SW London
Job Description

My client is a small independent catering company providing high-end tailormade menus for both corporate and private clients who want sophisticated, creative cuisine at their events.

Working out of a well-equipped production kitchen, menus are up to date with current industry trends whilst staying true to classical roots with great emphasis on quality & presentation.

Working alone or with a small team you will be responsible for all aspects of the day to day running of your kitchen including;

• All food production, quality assurance, stock management & wastage
• Menu development
• Compliance with all statutory regulations and legislation.
• Food safety & hygiene

Required: Qualifications / Skills / Experience

• Minimum of 2 years as Head Chef or Senior Sous in a similar catering operation
• Experience to Michelin star level
• Ability to manage a multi outlet kitchen
• Excellent attention to detail
• Up to date with current industry trends
• Passion and enthusiasm for food and quality
• First rate culinary skills in all sections.
• Hardworking, outgoing, sociable & flexible.
• Dietary aware

You must be comfortable working closely with the owner and clients to ensure that menu content and delivery meets the event specification.

The role will include working in and running event kitchens on site.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, resourceful, self-motivated and loyal professional chef prepared to commit several years to taking this successful business to the next level. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious chef to forge his/her own reputation on the London culinary scene.

Flexible hours, generous holiday/time off

Salary: £28,000 to £34,000 on a self-employed basis

General Requirements:
Full driving license preferred