Head of Food
Head of food -Central London – 60k plus bonus
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for someone to step into the role of Head of Food at this branded restaurant group which has sites up and down the country.
The restaurant group is looking for someone to enhance the menu offering and make them stand out as a group on the highly populated branded market.
As the Head of Food you will oversee the whole process from menu ideas through to implementation teaching all the Head Chefs across the group how to prepare and plate the menu.
You will liaise with suppliers to ensure the products are to the highest standard, you will carry out tastings with Area Chefs so they carry out menus to spec.
The ideal candidate will from a branded restaurant group as a development Chef or Area Chef, you will understand costings and be able to write menus for a business with many different needs in what they expect from a menu. Some UK travel will be expected as the group has restaurants in Cornwall and Glasgow and everywhere in between, so you will be expected on occasion to travel although the role is based in Central London.
Essential skills required are menu development, costings and planning of a menu, understanding current trends and customers expectations. You will be dealing with senior managers and suppliers at the highest level so it is vital you are comfortable holding meetings and discussing ideas with people at this level.
If you feel you have the skills and attitude required to take this role and make it your own and work with the company to achieve great things then apply today.