Head Chef - Conference & Events - Cambridge - to £42,000

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    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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    Daniel Hockaday

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Start date:

    02/03/2020 17:47:49

Head Chef - Conference & Events - Cambridge - to £42,000

This is a truly special role! We are looking for a strong Head Chef to lead the large team at this exceptional conference centre. This is a role where creativity, quality and innovation really are the key to success. The contract is run by one of the most forward thinking and innovative caterers in the industry; they are renowned for their bespoke approach to their clients.


* 5 out of 7 (Predominantly day time hours, Monday to Friday) you will need to be flexible however
* Full fresh food offering
* Managing a team of 20
* Market leading venue


* Ensure that all meals are produced daily to the highest standards
* Working closely with team to constantly improve food offering
* Maintaining a quality service driven environment at all times
* Working across all areas of the kitchen
* Overseeing the effective completion of all health and safety regulations including HACCP, COSHH and all other due diligence
* Ensure delivery of highest standards

The ideal Head Chef will be;

* From a strong culinary background with experience working with fresh food
* Used to working with volume, high end hotel, conference and banqueting
* Experience managing a large and diverse team
* Developing strong working relationships with clients
* Strong people skills, able to work with a wide variety of people
* Flexible - there maybe times when due to the nature of the business additional hours/ working patterns may be required

This position is paying up to £42,000 per annum

If this sounds like the position for you then apply below! For more information contact Dan Hockaday at Search Hospitality.


01293 848139

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.