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Executive Chef

Job Title: Executive Chef
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai, Dubai
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q100422
Contact Name: Quest Search & Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 14, 2016 14:54

Job Description

Our client is a part of a globally renowned group showcasing a variety of the finest Hotels & Resorts. If you have a desire to shine, aspiration to continuously be innovative and wish to work with a team at the forefront of luxury hospitality, then we would be delighted to hear from you.


Executive Chef

The Journey:
Iron out pre-opening hurdles and build the recipe for continued success.
Build a reputation for the hotel by grooming a creative and top-class kitchen brigade.

Ensure a notable & fantastic opening.
Property to flourish as the top F&B destination in the region (people, profit, results + reputation).

Executive Chef will be responsible for:

Oversee the operational management of the kitchen.

Manage department operations - budgeting, forecasting, resource planning, and waste management

Training of the team

Succession planning

Innovative menus that meet and exceed customers' needs

Consistent production of high quality food

Build positive customer relations - proactive interaction with Guests, Team Members and suppliers

Resolve, any issues that may arise in the kitchen or related areas

Personal Requirements:

Relevant experience as an Executive Chef at a luxury property

Outstanding leadership skills

An innovative and creative approach to the production of high quality food

Business acumen to manage a hotel kitchen

Exceptional communication skills

Ability to build relationships, internal and external

Superb planning and organizational skills

Proficiency to multi-task and meet deadlines

GCC experience preferred.
Pre- Opening experience is an advantage.
Ability to communicate in Arabic will be beneficial.

You will be entitled to the following:

A competitive tax-free salary and expatriates benefits.

If you don't hear back from us, please note that due to the requirements of this role, we can only respond to candidates who meet the above criteria.

Please send us your CV at

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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