A talented head chef is required for a high end catering company based in the beautiful Algarve in Portugal. This company provide private catering and dinners for high-
end clients as well as catering for large events and weddings. This is a brilliant opportunity for a hands-on chef who is looking for a challenge in a fantastic environment!
What this role entails :
Managing a close knit team of 5 to deliver catering at events and weddings throughout the Algarve
Creating rotas, ordering and writing menus
Responsible for all health and hygiene standards
Working to the highest standards creating cutting edge dishes and food ideas for your clients
Working with large client budgets to ensure the highest possible standard of catering is delivered
You will need to be very hands on, setting up for events and clearing away as well as cooking remember, it can be challenging in the Portuguese heat!
Providing private dining for high net worth clients who are usually on holiday this can range from Michelin standard dinners to family barbecues!
The type of person they are looking for :
A technically good chef who can cook to a high standard (Michelin experience is desirable) but someone who is also prepared to cater for simple barbeques if required!
A hands on chef who is prepared to get stuck in’ but also can create menus, plan rotas and liaise with clients
This role would be a great opportunity for a chef looking for their first head chef position but would also suit a head chef with a number of years’ experience
You need to be a level head person but also ambitious and committed this role can be demanding at times but extremely rewarding!
What’s in it for you?
A generous salary of between 2500 and 3500 Euros per month (Net pay after tax)
Accommodation can be provided if necessary
Help will be provide to ensure you have all the necessary documents to work in Portugal although you must already have right to work in the EU
Working in beautiful locations with the most discerning of clients
Generous tips are not uncommon in addition to your salary
6 weeks off over Christmas and 4 day weeks throughout the Winter months
Why wait? Apply today!
If would like some more information or have any questions, please contact CJUK Director, Katie on talent cjuk.co.uk
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