We are looking for a pastry chef within the Hertfordshire region. The pastry chef will be employed by a world renowned contract caterer at one of their most exclusive sites within the UK.
The Salary will be up to £32k plus benefits and career progression for ambitious candidates.
The Pastry Chef role:
In-charge of all pastry items and menus. Mostly all prepared and made in house
Responsible for 2 junior pastry chefs and assisting in their development
Ensure that all pastry is consistent and display correctly in the units
Special designs for themed cakes and desserts
Responsible for HACCP in the pastry kitchen
Keeping recipes and photos of all pastry items
In charge of Costing and wastage
Deliver tastings for the client and improve where required
Required from potential pastry chef candidates
Experience of running a pastry kitchen
Used to high volumes of production
Worked in hotels or large volume contract catering
Have relevant pastry qualifications
Live within driving distance or commutable distance to site
This will be a 5 day working week over a 7 day rota. Busy periods of this role are within school holidays
A great opportunity for a pastry chef to be in a hardworking but fun environment within a great company.