Head Chef - Northumberland - Adkins Cheurfi

Head Chef – Northumberland

£30000-£35000 + bonus full-time Chefs Northumberland

Adkins & Cheurfi are recruiting for a strong Head Chef to manage a busy and well-respected property in the English/Scottish Borders

Managing a team of chefs the Head Chef will have a background in managing similar properties up to 2* Rosette level with a strong understanding of managing various outlets including a restaurant, Conference and Banqueting and Guest accommodation.

The business is looking to invest in its future and this will be a fantastic opportunity for somebody to manage coming out of the current restrictions and to grow with the company.

Head Chef requirements –

  • Commercial Acumen
  • Strong leadership
  • Ability to inspire, Recruit, train, mentor and lead a team of skilled chefs
  • Working closely with the management team front and back of house
  • Managing budgets, costing and waste control
  • Implementing health and safety procedures and ensuring they are being followed by the team at all times
  • GP control for maximum profit
  • Administrative responsibility for team records, health and safety compliance, stock taking and other brand requirements

Person Specification:

  • Strong and proven background as a head chef or Senior Sous
  • High volume operational experience
  • Hotel experience would be preferred but not essential
  • Must have own transport
  • “Can do” attitude with good leadership qualities
  • Reliable with an excellent work ethic
  • Previous responsibility for costs and profit margins
  • Team Player

Due to the location of the role, the correct candidate must have their own transport and be willing to travel

If you are looking for a stable and successful career working for an established business then apply today