Junior Sous Chef

Corus Consultancy
East London, London
08 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Junior Sous Chef

Location: East London

Pay/Salary: £25,000.00 - 26,000.00 Per Annum


Corus Consultancy are looking for a Sous Chef for our client in East London. This is an excellent opportunity for the right person looking for an opportunity to develop their career with an excellent company.

What you will be doing

This is an excellent opportunity for a career minded person. Your role will be to assume supervisory responsibilities for chefs reporting to you. You will ensure smooth day-to-day running of the kitchen operation within the restaurant department for our client.

As a Sous Chef on the daily operation of the kitchen you will:

  • Ensure that the kitchen operates in a timely way that meets the Company quality standard
  • Solve any issues that arise and seize control of any problematic situation
  • Manage and train kitchen staff, good team spirit, good leadership
  • Stock control, ordering food
  • Maintaining profit margin of the food (wastage, portion control, purchase of goods)
  • Managing health and food safety
  • Help in the preparation and design of the food menu

As a Sous Chef on the absence of the Head Chef you will:

  • Maintain the Company Kitchen running on the established standards listed above
  • Be responsible for the staff scheduling, including the rota and holidays requested
  • Keeping an eye out for problems that arise in the kitchen and seizing control of a situation

What we require of you:

  • A catering qualification ideally NVQ level 3 minimum
  • Experience of working within prestigious establishments
  • At least 2 year experience working as a Junior Sous Chef
  • Excellent customer service

What we'll offer you in return

  • Competitive salary
  • Work in dynamic team within modern and stimulating environment
  • Excellent career progression

If you are organised, have great work ethic, looking for a great opportunity with a prestigious establishment, then please apply now.