Head chef - Sodexo (Ascot Racecourse)

06/08/2018 11:08
Sodexo is looking for a Head Chef to support the team at the prestigious Ascot racecourse. The chosen candidate will support the Executive Head Chef in all elements of retail food delivery.

Our heritage is built on catering and hospitality experience and fuelled by our passion for exceptional food and service. For over 40 years we have been providing bespoke catering and hospitality services for sports stadia, racecourses, visitor, attractions, historic venues, major events and premium airline lounges. Recognised across the globe for hospitality, we help create exceptional moments at extraordinary events such as Royal Ascot, Tour de France, The Open Championship and RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

For more information on the company see Careers in Sports and Leisure.

 Role Responsibility

This varied role will ensure excellent feedback from the client and customer, through detailed menus which are accurately costed and delivered to a consistently high standards.

Driving team engagement you will ensure your team is given focus and training to ensure high performance and motivation.

Bringing innovation to the retail food offers across the racecourse we are looking for someone that can demonstrate knowledge of current trends, whilst managing the operation.

The role will involve accurate forecasting, driving standards, managing costings and team development. Working with the culinary team and the Head of Retail you will work towards best in class offers and maintaining the excellent standards across this fantastic venue.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Previous senior role or Head Chef in a smaller operation.
  • Experience in the delivery of Retail food operations.
  • Production kitchen knowledge and/or experience.
  • Experience of working with clients in a contract catering environment.
  • Knowledge and understanding of forecasting and labour modelling.
  • Staff training experience or qualification.
  • Supervising Food Safely Level 3 qualification
  • IOSH Managing Safely or similar qualification

Package Description

£Competitive + Benefits

For more information or to apply, visit: http://www.sodexojobs.co.uk/jobs/job/Head-Chef-Ascot-Racecourse/36525.  

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