Head Chef

Posted 14 Mar 2019

The main purpose of the Head Chef is to manage our 5* star kitchen and to create a profound food experience, in line with the service vision and creative concepts of our lodge.

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United Republic of Tanzania, SADC

Required Qualifications

What you will need • A recognized Chef Diploma or equivalent experience • A minimum of 5 year’s work experience – ideally 3 of which have been in a well-recognized 5* hotel or world class lodge, as a senior Sous Chef. • Exceptional Food and Beverage knowledge and a clear knowledge of detailed stocktaking. • Financial management ability. • A valid Driver’s Licence with at least 3 years driving experience. • Good computer literacy.

Additional Info

• Hard working and co-operative • High standards of service excellence and a passion for the industry • Exceptional attention to detail and quality control of all items produced in the kitchen • Admirable communication skills • Excellent management ability and communication skills • Clear understanding of basic labour law and disciplinary procedures • Developmental approach to staff • Assertive, patient and good organizational skills • Aware of developments within the food and lodge industries, as well as international trends in hospitality • Passionate about conservation What you will do • Supervision of kitchen staff and food preparation, in line with the company standard. • Effective stock controlling and administration of orders to minimize shortages and wastage. • Ensuring that the cleanliness and hygiene of the kitchen is of the highest standard. • Effective guest interaction to enhance guest satisfaction.

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Contact Details

Email CV in Word format together with a motivation letter to Should you not hear from us within seven days from submitting your CV please accept that your application for this position has been unsuccessful.

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