This innovative and independent award-winning chicken wing restaurant and cocktail bar is looking for a self-motivated Head Chef to run the kitchen of their busy restaurant in East London and play a key role in growing the brand (Exec Chef) as new units open. Currently with 2 sites the food is hip street-food style chicken wings and burgers, house cocktails, craft beers and live music. Everything is made in house and standards are high, this is a long way from KFC.
As Head Chef you will be responsible, and accountable, for all aspects of the day to day running of your kitchen including:
- All food production, stock management & wastage
- Menu development, monthly specials & quality assurance
- Compliance with all statutory regulations and legislation
- Staff training & retention
- Food safety & hygiene
- The kitchen budget and GP
The ideal candidate will be a solid all-round chef with a proven track record in a high-volume fresh food environment, strong brand awareness and excellent people skills.
We are looking for a talented chef capable of leading a busy kitchen team by example, happy working within set budgets with the drive and ambition to grow with the company helping the owners achieve the business objectives.
With 2 successful units already running and more new openings planned we are looking for long term commitment from a chef who wants to be part of this exciting new brand.
Salary: Relevant to experience + bonus