Executive Chef Jobs

Executive chefs have the overall responsibility for everything related to the kitchen.  Depending on the size of property an executive chef is fully stretched to cover menu planning, stock control, stock rotation, recruitment and training of staff, working to budgets and bring a sound awareness of the market. 

Customary career progression for an executive chef starts with a firm grounding in all sections of the kitchen and working your way up through the kitchen ranks. You may not always be involved in preparation and cooking; however this would be dependent on the size of the property and the kitchen brigade.

Executive Chef Jobs expertise

As an Executive chef, you will require both hands-on and financial experience, to allow the brigade and kitchen to run efficiently.  Delegation is also a necessary part of the executive chef's job function, freeing up time to develop the business for future growth.  

As is customary in the hospitality trade, the Executive chef will be expected to work late into the evening and during weekends and bank holidays and almost all executive chefs will work shifts and overtime during busy periods.

Executive chef jobs salary would be in the region of £50,000+ for jobs up and down Scotland.

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Job Listings

  1. Kitchen Porters

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £9.00 to £9.00 p/h

    Category: Catering Staff

    Stafffinders are currently on the lookout for dedicated Kitchen Porters and Kitchen Assistants, for various events, restaurants, hotels and other hospitality venues. These assignments are located in and around the Edinburgh area, many with immediate starts
    Your Rate of Pay & Hours of Work
    Rate of pay normally starts at £9 ...

  2. Event Staff

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £8.91 to £9.00 p/h

    Category: Hospitality / Catering / Tourism

    A great opportunity has arisen for Kiosk staff to join our temporary staffing team in Glasgow. We are recruiting kiosk staff for our stadia and event space.
    Salary range: £8.91-£9.21 an hour.

    Benefits of Your New Job

    Flexible working
    Holiday pay from the first hour you work ...

  3. Casual Waiting and Bar Staff

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £9.00 p/h

    Category: Hospitality / Catering / Tourism

    Stafffinders are currently on the lookout for waiting and bar staff for various events, restaurants, hotels and other venues on a temporary basis. These assignments are located in and around Edinburgh. We have immediate starts available for candidates looking to get started right away.
    Your rate of pay and hours ...

  4. Head of Hotel Receptionist

    Location: Livingston

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Hotel Receptionist

    Stafffinders are looking for a talented Head of Hotel Receptionist to work with our client based within the Livingston area.
    This is a key role within the business working alongside a great team.
    This is a permanent position, Monday to Friday 30-40 hours per week.
    Salary - £10-£12 per hour ...

  5. Restaurant Manager

    Location: East Kilbride

    Salary: £25000 to £26000 p/a

    Category: Restaurant Management

    Stafffinders Hospitality are on the lookout for a talented Restaurant Manager to lead the front of house team at a 5* hotel located just outside Glasgow city centre, on a permanent basis.
    This stunning venue is popular with tourists and locals alike and values its reputation as a world-class hotel ...

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