Senior Sous Chef

Recruiter
Compass Group
Location
North London, London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Don’t Miss Out ! No late nights. We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced, passionate and excellent craft skilled senior sous chef who would like to take the opportunity to assist the head chef in managing a small brigade.

The senior sous chef will be cooking for the colleagues on site who love to enjoy delicious food that is as fresh as it is creative. We pride ourselves on offering a food service that is second to none. This is a great opportunity to join us working day time hours,  so no more unsociable hours! Reporting to our executive head chef  and working alongside an amazing brigade helping to bring the best food trends and fashions to our customers on a daily basis. For more information, apply today.

Package description

Up to £28k per annum depending on experience

Mainly Mon – Fri, 40 hours per week, needs to be flexible as some weekend work

Between Hours of 7am – 4pm

Opportunity to join the Compass share and pension scheme

Up to 10 % discount in various high street stores

Plenty of opportunity to progress within the company

You will be working for the largest contract catering company in the world

Main responsibilities
  • Will be catering for breakfast and lunch service, all from fresh produce
  • Catering for large numbers
  • Assist the executive head chef in managing the brigade of up 6 staff
  • Working to high standards and be quality driven
  • Committed to food and customer service innovation
  • Assisting the executive head chef in managing the brigade in their absence
  • Excellent people skills with the ability to develop and work well within a team
Ideal candidate
  • Passionate and aims to cook to the highest quality freshest food possible
  • Good motivator and able to work well within a team
  • IT literate
  • Have excellent culinary skills with great attention to detail
  • A creative thinker with sound knowledge of the latest food trends and fashions
  • Have sound knowledge of hygiene, health and safety requirements
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a pressurised environment
  • A team player with experience of supervising a team within a similar environment
  • You will have Qualified to NVQ level1/2 in food preparation and cooking or equivalent
  • Excellent people skills with the ability to develop and work well within a team
  • Immaculate personal presentation, outgoing, passionate, excellent customer service and communication skills are required for this highly visible position
About the company

Our company vision is Great People, Great service, Great Results. It’s a vision we hope you’ll share as it’s helped us to become a world class business, with over 50,000 people developing their careers with us, here in the UK alone. Join us and enjoy exceptional support, variety and opportunity.

Compass Group UK & Ireland offers excellent career and development opportunities, as an organisation that's proud of its great people, we believe in the opportunity to recognise and share success, that's why we offer a competitive salary, pension scheme and life assurance, sick pay, and company discounts. And because life isn't only about work, we offer a good annual leave entitlement too.