Development Chef - West London - £40k

Berkeley Scott
West London, London
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Working for one of the most dynamic and up and coming contract caterers

*You will be challenging the norm and looking to exceed the customers' expectations without losing the identity of the client.

*The main responsibilities will to develop menus across the group's restaurants and café concepts, with the short term and long term objectives which will enable the company to grow.

*Creating specifications with the teams to enable continuity which allows for profitability to increase and wastage to be minimised.

*Long-term strategies to developing new and exciting offers for specials boards throughout the seasons.

*The Development Chef will provide New Product Development for Entrees, Salads, Fruit plates, Snack boxes, Canapés and other meal components with an emphasis on special meals (Gluten free, Vegan, etc).

*Manage the Development process including;

*The Development Chef will develop new food concepts.

*Compile and build recipes and methods ensuring operational suitability.

*Writing specifications for all meals produced for nutritional and allergen information and attaining

Skills and Experience

*Proven experience at Development Chef level would be beneficial but not required, with ideal experience of health and nutrition

*Proven track of development in which has increased profitability and customer satisfaction.

*Must have experience of working with master data to improve the offering.

*An awareness of the seasonality of ingredients.

*Knowledge of allergens and nutritional information.

This Development Chef position is offering:
*Up to 40k basic salary
*A fun, dynamic work environment

Apply now to get more info with an up to date version of your CV in Word format

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