Chichester, West Sussex

£25000 - £26000 per annum + See advert


Sous Chef

Day time only

We have a brilliant opportunity for a Sous Chef to assist with the opening and development of an exciting new bistro that is due to open next month.

Our ideal candidate will be self-motivated, passionate about fresh food, has exemplar leadership skills, extensive stock management expertise, takes pride in the training and development of staff and has the ability to cater for potentially thousands of guests on a busy day.

The job role

  • All aspects of kitchen management in the absence of the Head Chef
  • Menu development and creating specials
  • In the summer you will be expected to cater for thousands a day, producing dishes such as fish & chips, burgers, sandwiches etc.
  • In the winter/less busier time you have much more freedom to be creative with the dishes as the expected number of guests will be around 30-80 a day due to the seasonal location
  • Stock management – implementing ways to minimalise costs and wastage, stock ordering and purchasing
  • Liaise with the kitchen and FOH team to ensure a smooth and efficient service
  • This will be a brand new opening with a great deal expected so you must be hands-on, positive, open minded and have a keen eye for attention to detail whilst being to handle immense levels of volume

The package

  • Salary of up to £26,000 per annum
  • Bonus scheme in accordance to performance etc.
  • Day time hours: Oct – Apr close 4pm / Rest of the year 6pm (tbc)
  • Opportunity to be part of a very exciting opening
  • Chance to showcase your talent and creative flair
  • Own transport required

Don’t miss out – Apply now!

Due to the high level of response only candidates with the relevant experience will be contacted – Thank you for your application.

Please don’t hesitate to contact the office on 02392 863303 and ask for Curtis who will be happy to help.

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