Development Chef

Job Ref: JO-2205-30751_1658753388
Sector: Hospitality & Catering
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 25 July 2022
  • Bicester, Oxfordshire Bicester Oxfordshire South East OX26 4SS
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Position: Development Chef
Establishment: Contract Catering
Location: Bicester, Oxfordshire
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 P/A
Type: Permanent
Hours: 45 hours week, Monday to Friday
My client is an award-winning event company that caters for high-end luxury events and famous brands across the UK and Europe. They are currently looking for Development Chef to join the team in the state-of-the-art kitchen located in Bicester.
As the Development Chef, You will be someone who is positive, self-motivated and focused on customer. You will demonstrate initiative and ownership. Enjoy working collaboratively with colleagues. You will be flexible and adaptable to new challenges and change.
The role:

  • Assist in the Development Team in proactive innovation and development of new recipes
  • Assessing recipe feasibility to determine whether they can be produced on a large-scale volume while maintaining quality
  • Sourcing the best suppliers for products
  • Awareness of trends and utilising this in innovation
  • Concept - Launch project management

About you:

  • Have the ability to bring whole concepts together as well as working on silo products
  • Ability to quickly learn the capabilities of the current operation and work alongside the capabilities when developing products for our demanding customers
  • Ability to find a way to make the unthinkable work within current operation capabilities but also have the vision to look to the future
  • Must have an eye for detail and with good organization skills
  • Good all-round knowledge of cuisines from around the world
  • Good all-round knowledge of various cooking techniques and production processes
  • Up to date with latest food trends and innovative food orientated mindset
  • Good communication skills working closely with customers, chefs, product developers and procurement teams ranging across hospitality industry
  • Up to date with High Street restaurants trends UK and abroad
  • Good customer presentation skills
  • Ability to work on own projects as well as part of a team on larger projects
  • Problem solving, think on feet
  • Computer literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft excel, PowerPoint and word.

To apply for this role simply press the 'APPLY' button now. Or Contact Rob at the Newbury Perm Hub on 02039 603 650
Unfortunately, due to the large volume of applications we receive, we can only respond to applicants with relevant work experience.
In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must either be eligible to live and work in the UK or must obtain permits to work in the UK prior to application. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

25/08/2022 12:49:48
GBP 30000.00 30000.00

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