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Sous Chef (Permanent)

Location: Colchester, Essex Country: UK Rate: £24 - £26K pa

Role Summary

The Sous Chef will be responsible for assisting with the preparation, presentation and serving of the food offered to guests attending all functions & Match Days to the required standard.

The successful applicant will ensure that at all times, the kitchen and associated areas meet and where possible exceed the legal and company health and safety requirements.

This role will help with the co-ordination of the casual chefs and kitchen porters' rota ensuring operational efficiency at all times aiming to exceed expectations.

Job Description:

    • To deputise for the Head Chef in his absence.
        • To ensure that all menus are produced to the highest possible standard and reflect current trends, seasonal changes and service styles.
            • Engender good staff, customer and client relations at all times.
                • To ensure that all systems and procedures in the Health and Safety and Food Safety Manuals are maintained at all times throughout the year.
                    • To develop/assist developing menus for events and Match Days based on quality, cost and nutritional constraints.
                        • To Support the whole Management team in all areas of the operation.

                          Personal Specification:

                            • Excellent organisational skills.
                                • Ability to communicate concisely, assertively and effectively at all levels within the organisation.
                                    • Self-motivated.
                                        • Assertive, calm & with the ability to work well under pressure.
                                            • Ability to work flexibly - including weekends and evenings if and when required.
                                                • Motivated by a passion for quality and great service delivery.
                                                    • A can-do attitude

                                                      Hours of Work: Full Time - 40 Hours per week

                                                      Salary: £24 - £26K pa

                                                      Posted Date: 21 Aug 2019 Reference: JSCUFC/SOUSCHEF Company: Colchester United Football Club Contact: Karl Smith