Hyatt Head Chef Banqueting & Room Service in LONDON, United Kingdom
An excellent opportunity has become available for an experienced Head Chef to join our Room Service & Banqueting team.
We are an international 5* hotel nestled on the picturesque gardens of Portman Square, just 100 meters north of Marble Arch and Oxford Street. Our aim is to create energizing experiences that connect our guests to who and what matters to them most.*About the role: *
The Head Chef is accountable for preparing a consistent, high quality food product in order to provide guests with a memorable dining experience.Some of the key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Accountable for the guest food dining experience within the events, room service & regency club lounges.
Responsible for the food cost in accordance with budget and cost control in line with the hotel business plan.
Responsible for seasonal menu changes in events, room service, & regency club lounges.
Responsible for costing of recipe cards, menu engineering, communicating accordingly to staff.
To train, coach & mentor culinary staff to make sure that they have the skills necessary to perform their duties in the most productive way and to ensure maximum colleague engagement.
To recruit future culinary talent and manage the performance of the team
To ensure that the department’s operational budget is strictly adhered to, that all costs are controlled and expenditures are properly approved.
To assist in the preparation of the Annual Business Plan and the monthly reforecast of revenues and expenses.
To conduct and/ or contribute to pre-shift briefings and regular communications meetings, ensuring that they are effective and conducted as necessary.
To conduct regular performance discussions and check-in conversations with colleagues.
The role is ideal for a passionate Banqueting Head Chef who has already gained experience in a similar role, preferably within a prestigious hotel environment.
If you are a dynamic, sociable and ambitious person that is looking to join a fun and vibrant team, then we would like to meet you.
*Hyatt offers a great range of benefits including: * * 12 complimentary room nights worldwide * Friends and family discount * 50% discount at F&B outlets at Hyatt Hotels in the UK * Private Health Care * Pension Scheme * Discounted Gym and Spa Treatments * Travel loan available * Quality free meals on duty * £500 team member referral scheme * Social hotel calendar and regular recognition events
Primary Location: GB-ENG-London
Organization: Hyatt Regency London - The Churchill
Job Level: Full-time
Req ID: LON003182
Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.