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Area Executive Chef


Location:
ROCHESTER, NY
Date:
12/12/2017
2017-12-122018-01-10
Job Code:
67924
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Careers Center - Area Executive Chef

Area Executive Chef

US-NY-ROCHESTER
System ID
67924
Category
Culinary
Relocation Type
No
Employment Status
Full-Time

Unit Description

Sodexo's Universities Segment has an opening for an Area Executive Chef.

 

This Area Executive Chef will be the Senior Culinary person providing support and oversight to the day to day operations within our campuses located in Western NY and will be based out of Rochester, NY.

 

Is this opportunity right for you?

Are you an experienced chef ready to take your career to the next level? At Sodexo, you will find the ingredients for a great culinary career. With benefits including schedules that encourage work-life balance, reimbursement of association dues and continuing education opportunities, you’ll enjoy an improved quality of life that’s unique in the hospitality industry.

 

This is an opportunity for an innovative and creative chef who thrives in a fast paced environment. This position supports all facets of daily culinary production including all daily resident, retail and catering production, deployment of wellness strategies, overseeing the development of culinary employees. The best qualified candidate will have excellent leadership experience. They will have a focus on safety and sanitation and quality and standards. 

 

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Executive Chef to lead a talented regional culinary team. We are looking for someone with great communication and training skills. This is a high-level culinary management role, but will also be hands-on as needed to support operations. The position requires culinary innovation, as well as the ability to think both inside and outside the corporate structure to insure that the university continues to be a culinary leader in our field. Willingness to travel is required!

 

The Area Executive Chef ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Currently in a leadership capacity with experience in large volume food operations background;
  • Experience in managing and developing teams;
  • Strong financial background;
  • Strong operational and culinary skills with experience in high-end and high-volume off-site catering services;
  • Excellent client relationship and presentation skills; 
  • Have polished leadership skills to lead a large culinary team;
  • ACF certification and culinary graduate (desired but not required);
  • Strong interpersonal skills and leadership abilities. 

We are looking for candidates who will:

  • manage the daily food production including production planning and controls;
  • ensure Sodexo Culinary Standards including recipe compliance and food quality;
  • manage food costing, controls and compliance;
  • develop menus and manage inventory;
  • have high expectations for customer service and quality of food;
  • have the ability and willingness to develop and train frontline employees;
  • have a passion for food and innovation;
  • have knowledge of special diets and allergens; and
  • knowledge of Sodexo Food Management System (FMS) is preferred.

Careers in Universities:

Working for Sodexo in Universities allows you to support students on their path to adulthood and academic success. Located on college and university campuses across the country, Sodexo creates clean, safe living and learning environments that inspire and drive success. Student success depends upon so many conditions – when they are well fed, safe, comfortable and learning in a clean, well maintained environment they are more likely to succeed.

 

Working for Sodexo:

How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and other career growth opportunities, along with the performance of organizations. We believe it is important for our work to be meaningful to all who contribute to it, and we remain faithful to our mission, our core values and the ethical principles that have guided us since 1966. We support these values and help them thrive in each employee.

 

We strive to make working for Sodexo a genuinely great experience with benefits to promote your professional, personal and financial well-being, and to improve your Quality of Life now and into the future. Our experiences with our over 50 million customers each and every day enable us to develop Quality of Life services that reinforce the well-being of individuals, improving their effectiveness and helping companies and organizations to improve performance … every day. 

 

Now!

Are you ready to start your Sodexo career? now!

 

Not the job for you?

At Sodexo, we offer Culinary positions in a variety of business segments, including Corporate, Schools, Universities, Government and Agencies, Healthcare, Senior Living and Sports and Leisure locations across the United States. See more Culinary jobs here

 

 

Position Summary

This position provides culinary support to unit (s) in terms of cross unit culinary expertise, sales presentation support, bench strength to District/Area.  Position supports a large area, as well as large culinary needs – i.e. large catering functions; This job also supports training - training and development of frontline and new culinary exempt hires, menu development, culinary development of the programs/platforms. Financial plate costing; food management systems – FMS training and management; compliance product and vendor compliance.
Travel capabilities, setting up systems, assist in recruitment – frontline and management; maintain and set standards; financial knowledge – plate cost, cost of sales, product management, P&L, Inventories.
Key Duties
-Menu development; Culinary planning; Culinary production; Recipe development;
-Plate costing; Inventory management, FMS (implementation and training)
-Training – food safety / FMS / Standards
-Staffing support – recruiting, selection of chefs, development
-Computer capabilities – culinary systems knowledge and expertise - FMS
-Representing company in presentations – sales, new programs, retention, etc.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree 

Basic Management Experience - 3 years   

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years



Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

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