Sous Chef

Job Description

Do you have an obsession for fine food and the drive to further yourself in a famous 5-star Edinburgh hotel venue? We have a one-of-a-kind opening for a Sous Chef to join our client where opportunity is endless, giving you the chance to progress and work at a variety of their prestigious venues in some of the most desirable locations in the world. This role offers an annual salary of £34,000 per annum, with a discretionary service charge giving you an expected earning package of £38,000 per annum.


What you will get in your new role

  • Excellent salary of £34,000 per annum
  • Discretionary service charge
  • Opportunities to work in locations across the world if desired
  • 29 days of annual leave per annum
  • Delicious free meals while on duty
  • An employer dedicated to your growth and development
  • Discounts on stays, food and facilities across the global hotel group
  • A company that focuses on recognition and rewarding
  • Local retailer discounts
  • Exciting company social events
  • Employee assistance programme


Responsibilities in your new role as Sous Chef

  • Act as the figurehead for the kitchen operation, setting and maintaining an exceptionally high standard of food quality in terms of taste, presentation, and service
  • Foster a culture of development within the kitchen brigade
  • Create and maintain a safe, happy, and committed working environment that meets all current legislation
  • Provide innovation and new product ideas while promoting local ingredients and suppliers


Your personality, experience and qualifications

Applicants must possess a minimum of two years of experience as a Sous Chef in either a fine dining setting or a 5-star hotel environment, along with a deep understanding of ingredients and familiarity with local food trends and history. Candidates should demonstrate proven abilities in managing people, showcasing a natural flair for creativity and innovation coupled with meticulous attention to detail.


Apply now!

Please send us an up-to-date copy of your CV, by clicking the Apply button. This position is only available to applicants who have immediate Right to Work in the UK and you will be required to provide evidence of such upon request. Also required are up-to-date contact details for at least 2 references.

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