Sodexo Corporate Services is looking for Resource Executive Chef 2 to join our team! The Resource Executive Chef 2 will be based at one of accounts in DC but must willing to travel to accounts within a 35 miles to cover vacancies. The floating aspect of this job will be for approximately 4 to 6 months, a permanent location will be assigned afterwards
The Resource Executive Chef 2 will be supporting premier upscale clients. Responsibilities include menu development, opening new business, cost management, training of production staff and food safety program. The ideal Executive Chef 2 candidate will have exceptional communication skills, an eye for high end restaurant quality food, and a high level of organization. A strong focus in customer service, culinary expertise, and attention to detail are key in our selection process. Computer skills and basic accounting skills are required
This position offers a traditional Business and Industry, predominantly Monday through Friday, schedule. Accrue 3 weeks of paid vacation per year (first year pro-rated based on date of hire). Medical Benefits beginning date of hire, and 401K with company match eligible.
This position will be highly competitive, please showcase your talents by providing an exceptional resume!
Provides culinary leadership within a medium sized unit including menu planning, program execution and staff management & training. Works directly with internal and external clients managing the catering process from beginning through execution.
- Implements & coordinates the culinary function.
- Directs & trains cooks & utility workers.
- Ensures food preparation & production meets operational standards.
- Manages catering & retail areas.
- Customer & Client satisfaction.
- Financial management to include food cost & labor management.
- Manages food & physical safety programs.
Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree or equivalent experience
Basic Management Experience - 2 years
Basic Functional Experience - 2 years work experience in food or culinary services including restaurants, fast food, vending, catering services, institutional services, mall food courts, etc.
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.