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Creative Executive Chef

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Restaurant, hospitality, travel
  • Expert (non-managerial)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

An exciting opportunity as an Executive Chef for a well-established hotel in Nairobi has just opened! The successful candidate needs to be a team leader who inspires and motivates his team to grow, whilst also looking at promoting the hotel. He/She must be stress resilient with a very flexible approach and with a “CAN DO” Attitude. International Experience is a MUST!


  1. Develop and apply standard operating procedures.
  2. Ensure that Food cost levels are maintained as specified in the budget.
  3. Develop and create new a la carte, buffet and banquet menus.
  4. Prepare proper recipe costing for all menu items.
  5. Ensure consistency in food production.
  6. Be responsible for all production of food items for guests and staff.
  7. Follow new trends in food production.
  8. Responsible to keep all equipment in good working order.
  9. Ensure that cleanliness & hygiene of the workplace and staff are always of highest standard.
  10. Recruit and continuously train the kitchen staff.
  11. Hold regular staff meetings with the kitchen staff.
  12. Write Weekly and Monthly reports as requested.

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Nairobi
Area of work: Restaurant, hospitality, travel
Seniority: Expert (non-managerial)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 7 years
Required skills: Quality management; Hygiene standards (food production); Kitchen management; Cooking, food preparation; Training program planning; Work place safety; Supply and inventory management (restaurant)
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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Summit Recruitment &Training

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Summit Recruitment & Search was established in 2009 to address the recruitment, executive search, outsourcing and training needs of companies based in Kenya or wanting to enter the Kenyan, East African, South African and African market. We have a leading proven track record in our field in South Africa, Uganda, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Rwanda, Nigeria, Zambia, Ghana and many other African countries. We are able to advise on market trends, training requirements, prevailing salaries and offer a complete HR Solution where necessary.

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