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Chef de Cuisine (European Cuisine)

Quest Search & Selection


Ref: GP340-1658

Job description / Role

Quest Search & Selection is working with a stunning 5* hotel in Doha that are seeking a very unique Chef de Cuisine to oversee the kitchen operations of their stunning Michelin restaurant - European cuisine.

We are looking for candidates with experience in managing outlets serving breakfast, lunch and dinner with high turnover.

As a Chef de Cuisine, your responsibilities will include:

- Being the leader of a large team (20+)
- Up keeping standards of the brand and service for customers and staff.
- Creative control of the menu, with support from the Executive Chef.
- Financial performance of the department, staffing, budgeting and revenue.
- Encourage innovation and new ideas to generate revenue.
- Drive to provide exceptional service and standards to consistently exceed expectations.
- Support staff development building mutual trust, respect, and cooperation among team members.
- Monitor the quality of products and produced food
- Ensures compliance with food handling and sanitation standards across all areas.
- Maintains purchasing, receiving and food storage standards.
- Ensuring a smooth operation of Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner service.
- Ensuring proper supervision and coordination activities of cooks and workers engaged in food preparation.
- Strive to exceed targets - self, team and revenue.

QAR 10,000 to 12,000 per month inclusive of fixed allowances.


- Extremely high standards and attention to detail.
- Good exposure to European cuisine
- 5 years' experience in food and beverage industry in luxury hotels
- Culinary Qualifications, Culinary school Diploma or Equivalent from America/ Australia or Europe
- Be able to work long hours maintaining a positive attitude
- Experience as Chef de Cuisine/ Head Chef – minimum 2 years
- Experience in America/ Australia or Europe is preferred
- Fluent in English (reading, writing, speaking)
- Hard working dedicated and passionate
- Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals
- Swift and efficient management style (large team)

The Benefits
Package is between QAR 10,000 - 12,000 basic salary plus accommodation and utilities provided, transport allowance, relocation allowance, meals on duty as well as a number of company benefits.

Please apply if you have the relevant experience. We are only contacting suitable candidates at this time. Thank you for your interest.

About the Company

Quest Search & Selection is a specialist recruitment consultancy with over 20 years' experience in sourcing the world's best candidates for the global Retail, FMCG and Hospitality sectors.

With offices in the UK & Dubai, we have an international presence and a global reach. Our recruiters place candidates locally and internationally for a wide variety of roles focusing on the following areas:

Retail Buying & Merchandising, E-commerce & Digital, Food & Beverage, Hotels, Hospitality & Operations, Retail Stores & Operations, HR & Recruitment, Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics, Sales & Marketing, Technical and New Product Development.

We work in partnership with our clients who range from famous international brands within the Retail, Restaurant, Hotel and Consumer products space. Our reputation is built on our in-depth understanding of the industry and our consultants' skill, knowledge and passion for their sectors.

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Chef salaries in Qatar

Average monthly compensation
QAR 6,000

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