Sous Chef, The Grocers' Company

06/06/2018 12:06
We are looking for a talented and dedicated sous chef to join our small team at the Grocers’ Hall (City of London) to prepare and serve the highest standard of food for our discerning members and clients.
  • c.£35,000 - £37,000 plus excellent benefits
  • London EC2

Home to The Grocers’ Company since 1426, Grocers’ Hall is a unique venue in the heart of the City of London which combines illustrious heritage with fine dining.

We are looking for a talented and dedicated sous chef to join our small team in preparing and serving the highest standard of food for our discerning members and clients.

Reporting directly to the head chef, you will plan menus for our events, ensuring that costs remain within budget and that the food meets the high expectations of clients and members alike.  You will also be a source of knowledge and record keeping for all aspects of food safety, hygiene, HACCP and risk assessments. 

To succeed in this role, you will have a genuine passion and talent for cooking. Calm, good-humoured and well mannered, you have the ability and desire to mentor, supervise and encourage the kitchen team, and to be a loyal, reliable, hard-working second-in-command to our head chef.

The head chef is classically trained, and after many years spent in the kitchens of the finest establishments in London has a rich seam of experience to share.  If you have had experience of working in a hotel kitchen, or a similar environment, and wish to progress in your career, this is a superb opportunity for you to take that next step and grow your skills further. 

The Grocers’ Company, located close to Bank station, is a membership-based organisation and a major grant maker through its extensive charitable activities, and is renowned as a distinctive, high quality venue for banquets and corporate events. 

In addition to a competitive salary and bonus, the Company provides an exceptional benefits package that includes a generous pension scheme (employer contributions are a minimum 10% and increase with age and service), private medical insurance, interest-free season ticket loan, free lunches, and your whites and shoes.

To apply please forward your CV with a covering letter clearly detailing your relevant experience.

Email: chef@grocershall.co.uk

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