Senior Executive Chef

Levy Restaurant Limited Partnership   •  

Los Angeles, CA

Industry: Food & Beverages

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11 - 15 years

Posted 106 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Additional Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensures great guest service through consistent execution of all menus and recipes, training and accountability of the culinary team in execution.
  • Creates a positive work environment through hiring/selection of employees, maximizing productivity and morale through employee engagement and maintaining appropriate staffing levels per business needs.
  • Assists in developing labor budgets to support the business.
  • Supports both front-of-the-house and back-of-the-house in all business aspects.
  • Guarantees state and company compliance, including but not limited to safety & sanitation standards, purchasing programs and client requirements. Ability to manage these programs independently to company standard.
  • Plan and create menus as needed with regional support and feedback
  • Delivers on financial and food sanitation goals of the operation and overall business.

Required Skills

  • Creative problem-solver who brings passion, enthusiasm and fresh ideas.
  • Proven track record of being organized, dependable and self-motivated.
  • Team builder and ability to successfully manage and develop a team.
  • Able to work independently and have the capacity to manage up and down.
  • Ability to work 60 + hours per week (as needed).
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule, including days, evening, weekends and holidays.
  • Must be experienced with computers; to include Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Power Point), Outlook, E-mail and the Internet

Required Experience

Here is the kind of Executive Chef we are looking for:

  • Degree or training in Culinary Arts, Hospitality or related field, or culinary certificate preferred.
  • At least two (5) years holding an Executive Chef position.
  • Seven (10) + years of culinary experience
  • High volume, complex food service operations experience