Job Ref: SPE 2393
Location: Port Vila
Position: EXECUTIVE CHEF
Salary: On Application
JOB DESCRIPTION Cafe Vila at Nasama Resort is recognised as one of the best restaurants in Vanuatu frequented by local residents and resort guests. A second restaurant with a different cuisine and setting will shortly be opened on the grounds of Nasama Resort.
The Executive Chef we are looking for must be creative and proficient in all aspects of food preparation and will have the ability to maintain complete control of the kitchen.
RESPONSIBILITIES - Plan and direct food preparation and culinary activities. - Keep food cost in check: control portion sizes, purchasing quantities, food wastage. - Modify menus or create new ones that meet top quality standards. - Maintain consistency of menu items in presentation, quality, serving size. - Initiate procedures and systems to eliminate pilferage. - Recruit and manage kitchen staff: set clear and consistent expectations from kitchen staff; improve and maintain employee attendance; ensure company policy is followed; keep time and payroll records; improve employee productivity; reduce absenteeism. - Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standards. - Arrange for equipment purchases and repairs. - Rectify arising problems or complaints from customers. - Perform administrative duties. - Maintain a positive and professional approach with co-workers and customers.
REQUIREMENTS - Proven working experience as an Executive or Head Chef in a resort or restaurant. - Excellent record of kitchen management. - Able to spot and resolve problems efficiently. - Capable of multitasking. - Have excellent communication and leadership skills. - Keep up with cooking trends and best practices. - Have working knowledge of various computer software ;programs (MS Office, restaurant management software, POS). - Degree in Culinary Science or related certificates.
Listing Date: April 02, 2019
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