Executive Chef - Upscale / Casual Dining

Patrice & Associates
Arlington, VA
Jul 17, 2017
Aug 07, 2017
Food Service, Chef
Full Time
Job Description Restaurant Executive Chef - Casual Dining concept Executive Chef -- High Volume $7 million minimum Rock-Star will Earn Up To $ 155,000+ A Year with a Competitive Salary + Bonus Opportunity Work a 5 Days & have a Wide Variety of Benefits that Include: Medical / Dental / Vision, Retirement Savings, PTO, and more! The Executive Chef is responsible for BOH operations of this spectacular restaurant. The Executive Chef will set the overall direction for this Chef driven concept with the desire to WOW to palates of our patrons. This will include day-to-day operations, while focusing on menu items, recipes, food standards, food handling, inventory, ordering, supply storage and more. If you have the drive and ability to run a smooth and efficient kitchen this is the opportunity for you! General Responsibilities: Daily operation of the kitchen and kitchen staff Creating and maintaining all menus and recipes used in the restaurant, as well as the preparation, presentation, and service Work with the team to grow the business, drive sales and manage costs Hiring and developing all kitchen staff Lead by example maintain a positive pleasant, attitude Communicate cordially, effectively and clearly during all interactions Development and maintenance of food items, menus, recipe books prescribing ingredients, product specifications, and portion sizing Requirements: 3 - 5 years of Executive Chef experience in a high-volume, upscale casual dining kitchen Ability to demonstrate solid cooking skills and technique Demonstrated ability in food cost controls Very skilled in cost controls, P&L, budgeting, employee coordination Passion and respect for food, service, and creativity Self-motivated, driven, strong desire to achieve Should be able to articulate achievements and discuss strong cost controls Culinary degree a plus If this describes you, apply now! Company Description Depend on North America's #1 Hospitality & Restaurant Recruiter Franchise. A nationwide network of Restaurant and Hospitality Recruiting Offices, an immense database of qualified candidates, and over 700 jobs to fill at any one time. Patrice and Associates is the recruiting engine that fuels the restaurant and hospitality industry. We are specialized recruiters for all restaurant and hospitality jobs and we have connections that build rewarding careers and grow great brands. Our franchisees work the entire country and focus on all major locations including Kansas City, St. Louis, Omaha, Des Moines, Wichita, Los Angeles, Chicago, Atlanta, Boston, Houston, Miami, Richmond, Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York City, Indianapolis, Dallas, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Detroit, Washington DC, Minneapolis, San Antonio, Denver, Seattle. We have hospitality connections everywhere!