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Cake Artist (Pastry)

AccorHotels

Doha, Qatar

Ref: RP714-6424

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Job Purpose

The position is responsible for an exceptional daily live cake performance at "Le Dome". Showcasing most modern & refined cake finishing of themed cakes, wedding cakes & any kind of show pieces for the different areas within the complex, in order to enhance the guest experience of "Le Dome" guests as well as to entice the upsell of signature cakes. Furthermore it's crucial to this position to ensure maximum guest satisfaction, by being most present at the outlet & engaging directly with the guests, precise planning, organizing and delivery of cakes & artwork on time & as per guests' requirements.

Grooming

Our appearance is a statement of who we are. Our grooming should create a professional image at work that is why our every team member needs to follow the grooming standards at all the time.

Key Interactions

Internally

- Food & Beverage
- Catering sales
- Engineering
- Talent & Culture

Externally

- Guests
- Suppliers
- Vendors
- Purchasing
- Housekeeping
- Stewarding

Primary Responsibilities

MANAGE THE CAKE ARTIST DEPARTMENT, HYGIENE & WORK SAFETY

- Ensure that all materials are properly reviewed & accurately estimated with accordance to the business level
- Assure any spoiled or damaged equipment are not into use to ensure work safety is maintained
- Ensure that all projects are crafted as per guests' requirements and minimizing waste
- Constantly on the alert for new innovative creations to improve the set-up and presentation standards in the banquet and restaurants
- Interacts with guests to obtain feedback on product quality and service levels
- Kept to the hotel's standard according to the required quality and hygiene
- Make recommendations to the Executive Pastry Chef regarding succession planning
- Ensuring all standards as set by the hotel and regulated by local authorities, ensuring all hygiene, safety controls systems are followed and maintained. At the same time to work closely with F&B Service and other operational departments.

OTHER RESPONSABILITIES

- Ensure that the Cake Artist Section adheres to all company and hotel policies and procedures
- Project a positive and motivated attitude amongst all colleagues & guests
- Follow guidelines provided in Colleague Handbook
- Show a personal interest in knowing all culinary associates
- Set example to others on personal hygiene and cleanliness on and off duty
- Acquire Cake Artist knowledge and skills to up to the next level of Art works

Main Complexity/Critical issues in the Job

- Carry out an exceptional work to achieve a perfect guest satisfaction
- Be able to understand the needs of our customers
- Be able to upsell to increase the revenue
- Knowledgeable on new techniques and trends

Span of Control

Nature Amount

- Work Safety & Hygiene < 3% of mishap
- Material & Related Expense Forecast vs Actual ±1%
- Headcount Direct : XX employees
- Management of Stock With accordance to business volume

Requirements

Profile

Knowledge and Experience

- Basic Food Hygiene Certificate & thorough understanding of all occupational health and safety issues
- Specialized in Pastry in relevant Culinary School or College Diploma, preferred
- Minimum of 6 years relevant experience in the same culinary position, preferably in similar operations style
- Creative & Innovative
- Strong working knowledge of using special equipment to perform the task

Competencies

- Good interpersonal skills with ability to communicate with all levels of employees
- Service oriented with an eye for details
- Ability to work effectively and contribute in a team
- Good presentation and influencing skills
- Multicultural awareness and able to work with people from diverse cultures
- Flexible and able to embrace and respond to change effectively
- Ability to work independently and has good initiative under dynamic environment
- Self-motivated and energetic

Talent & Culture

The hotel reserves the right to revise all job descriptions from time to time as business needs demand. Other duties may be assigned as and when necessary. The above-mentioned job description attempts to outline key aspects of the role, however, does not limit its right to assign other duties to an employee in this position. This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.

About the Company

A caring employer providing respect, training and career development for our employees. An attractive employer offering more than 100 professions across the 5 continents.

We are much more than a world leader. We are 250,000 hoteliers with the same shared passion for welcoming. We take care of millions of guests in our 4,300 addresses and on our digital platforms. As an operator and franchisor (HotelServices), owner and investor (HotelInvest), we invest all our energy into making "Feel Welcome" resonate as the finest hotel promise.

From luxury to economy and in every corner of the globe, AccorHotels'​ more than 20 brands meet all the needs of business and leisure travelers seeking comfort, attention and high-quality services.

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PA salaries in Qatar

Average monthly compensation
QAR 8,500

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