Head Chef – Boutique catering Company – St Kilda $95,000 – $100,000 + Super

Job Overview

Based in the South East of Melbourne our client is going from strength to strength by focusing on scene-stealing food with a no-nonsense style. This unique LA inspired continental Deli and catering company are well known for their modern and sophisticated approach to food. Owned and operated by a well-known Melbourne foodie our client is searching for an accomplished chef with an understanding of great flavors and presentation to continue their focus on delivering food worth celebrating.

With the lease signed on a brand-new shop front and kitchen, the successful candidate will play a big part in the initial kitchen design and set up of this unique venue. This is a fantastic opportunity for a passionate chef to have some fun and make a name for themselves. There is no doubt this LA inspired deli and catering company will become the talk of the town!

This role will be focused on supporting the owner in all facets of kitchen operations. Reporting directly to the owner this may include managing the day to day running of the kitchen as well as facilitating off-site catering. In addition, the successful candidate should have experience in fine dining and has preferably worked in hat/Michelin star establishments. This is a rare opportunity for a talented chef to be part of an already successful business with some exciting plans for the future!

As the successful candidate you will demonstrate:

  • Applicable trade qualifications and accreditations
  • Michelin star/Hat restaurant experience
  • Previous experience as a head Chef within a similar environment
  • Creativity and knowledge of current food trends
  • A passion for food in line with our client’s vision, and desire to consistently improve
  • Ability to manage ordering, including stock levels, budgets and suppliers
  • Proficiency in all aspects of food safety, including HACCAP
  • Experience managing a team, including good leadership skills
  • Positive communication skills, energy and attitude
Job Detail
  • Salary:$95,000 - $105,000
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