Chalet Chef, Luxury Ski Resort, Courchevel 1850 in France

£1,700 monthly
  • France
  • Sep 26, 2018
Full time Hospitality and Catering

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity to work overseas as a Chalet Chef based within a luxury winter European operation. Chalet chefs are an extremely important part of the service that company offers and this is a great opportunity to create fantastic tailor-made menus in your own kitchen to delight your guests, gain instant feedback and really develop your talent. 

Responsibilities

  • Look after our guests to the highest standard possible and therefore ensuring all of our guests benefit from the service/ food in chalets of up to 14
  • Responsible for all of the food and domestic product shopping for your chalet
  • Assisting in keeping your chalet clean and tidy at all times and creating a warm and friendly environment
  • Maintaining your weekly budgets and ensuring all accounts are submitted in an efficient and timely manner
  • Contact guests personally prior to their arrival to discuss dietary needs and menu options
  • Strictly maintain all food, health and hygiene kitchen standards on a daily basis 

Essential Experience and Key Competencies

  • Recognised catering qualification such as NVQ or City & Guild Chef Qualification, Cooking School Certificate or extensive experience in a professional kitchen
  • Minimum of 1 year working experience with a qualification or 2 years without a qualification
  • Work experience in Michelin starred establishments, functions, corporate hospitality, yachts, previous ski seasons and luxury travel companies are all desirable
  • A Full UK/EU Driving Licence is desirable.
  • Available for the whole season (November until the end of April)
  • UK or EU Passport holder
  • Please note – a cook test assessment in London will be a part of the recruitment process. 

Package and Benefits

  • A competitive salary
  • Live out accommodation
  • Full area lift pass
  • Ski/board equipment hire 
  • The opportunity to ski in your free time
  • Medical insurance (covering you in and out of work)
  • Return travel from the home country
  • Uniform
  • Comprehensive training course
  • All food while working