Job title: Executive Chef
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Hospitality
Skills: chef
Salary type: Monthly
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Botswana
Job published: 12/01/2023
Job ID: 30965
Contact name: Chrizanne Niehaus
Contact email: chrizanne@crawford-carruthers.com

Job Description

 

CRAWFORD & CARRUTHERS INC.

 

EXECUTIVE CHEF - BOTSWANA

 

 

Crawford & Carruthers Inc. is searching for a senior level Executive Chef to oversee the kitchen for one of the Luxury Safari Lodges in the Okavango Delta.

The role is to support and training on all chefs, assist with special dietaries and ensure standards are always maintained.

 

The successful candidate should enjoy working independently and have experience in working in luxury lodges or villas in other African settings.

 

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:

* Experience in the service industry in 5-star establishments

* At least 5+ years relevant experience as an Executive Chef

* Need to have a degree or diploma

 

KEY OUTPUTS AND JOB FUNCTION:

Administration

* Responsibility to manage cost management

* All ordering and purchasing (keeping in mind the remote locations and logistics)

* Stock takes – monthly

* Monthly report to Chef Trainer and Lodge manager

* Food Safety and Hygiene

 

MENU PLANNING AND EXECUTION

* 7-day Menu set according to Food Styling Guide and approved by &Beyond Food Fundi

* Actively involves in menu development and maintaining updated and accurate costing of all

dishes prepared and served in the Camp

* Ensures all equipment in the kitchen is properly maintained and in working order.

* Review daily, weekly, and monthly guest’s feedback to meet 95% Food Score.

* Staff Management

* Should be able to provide direction for all day-to-day operations in the kitchen

 

SKILLS REQUIRED:

* Spoken, written English and basic Setswana would be a plus

* Communication skills - with guests and fellow staff members

* Good organizational ability

* Computer Literate

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you have the necessary experience and knowledge, please send your application to our recruiters.

www.crawford-carruthers.com