Executive Chef - Popular Luxury Hotel - Cairo, Egypt

Cairo, Egypt
Up to Euros 60,000 + Accommodation Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
17 Nov 2016
15 Dec 2016
Job Level
  • Location: Cairo, Egypt
  • Large fleet of F&B outlets + 400 plus rooms and banqueting for approximately 500 pax
  • Salary: Up to Euros 60,000 + Accommodation Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
  • Age preferred between 40 and 50 years
  • Start Date: Mid-January 2017
  • Must have extensive knowledge of French cuisine with prior French property or French international brand experience being a distinct advantage
  • Travel Status: Single or Married (No Children)
  • Candidate must be able to manage 100 plus kitchen staff

Our client is managing a very busy hotel in Cairo and is managing an exquisite operation which has a large fleet of F&B outlets and functions facilities for up to 500 pax.

In order to manage the overall operations of the kitchen department, we are now looking for a dynamic Executive Chef. The candidate must have the following background and work experience:

  • Have experience managing a kitchen brigade of 150 plus
  • Minimum of 5 years working experience in large internationally branded 5 star hotel operations as Executive Chef
  • Flexible and able to work in a challenging environment – need strong leadership skills and able to motivate and guide
  • Good English language skills is a must
  • Excellent trainer with well rounded culinary skills – Very good knowledge of French cuisine ideally with time spent in luxury properties in France or with an international French brand
  • Have strong administration skills
  • Must be creative, bringing new ideas to each of the outlets
  • Good all rounder – strong on buffet work but also with finesse on a la carte
  • Well versed in the HACCP process and certified with industry standards food hygiene certificates - maintains a high standard of kitchen cleanliness and hygiene practice (HACCP trained)
  • Must be used to working in a multi-cultural working environment

For more information on the position, please contact Stuart Chase on sc@manhattangroup.co