Head Chef/Kitchen Manager - Branded Restaurant - Suffolk

  • Location

    Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk

  • Sector:

    Hospitality and Leisure

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    bonus + excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Kelly Swancott

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Head Chef- Branded Restaurant

Elveden, Near Bury St Edmunds

Salary up to £30,000 + bonus


My client, one of the UK's biggest restaurant groups with a portfolio including some of the most recognised casual dining brands, is looking for a Head Chef/Kitchen Manager for their restaurant at a popular holiday park near Bury St Edmunds. The Head Chef will be responsible for managing all aspects of a high volume, branded kitchen operation offering a variety of fresh dishes inspired by French cuisine.


The ideal candidate will have experience as a Head Chef or Kitchen Manager within a branded, high volume operation, a proven track record of delivering quality food and excellent health and safety knowledge. You will need to be motivated, enthusiastic, passionate and able to effectively lead a guest-focused team.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide meals that are in line with company product specifications.
  • To lead, manage and motivate a high performing team
  • Understand and work according to Company and legislative standards for Health, Safety and Hygiene
  • Be able to liaise with the rest of the management team to consistently produce the required food margins
  • To order and accept all deliveries according to company policy and to ensure that all stock meets both Company and legislative standards
  • To store, handle and rotate all products according to Company standards.
  • To work towards kitchen of excellence.
  • Recruitment, supervision, planning, training, coaching and developing of the kitchen team to meet the needs of the customer, the business and the company.


In return you will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package and plenty of career progression opportunities; specific benefits include 50% off food and drink across all restaurants within the portfolio, discounted holidays and a generous bonus scheme. If you have the right skills and experience for this Head Chef role then please apply with a copy of your CV and covering letter.

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