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Executive Chef - 5* Hotel

Quest Search & Selection

Doha, Qatar

Ref: GP340-1591

Job description / Role

Quest Search & Selection is working with a well-known 5* International Hotel chain who is looking to hire an Executive Chef to work in one of their properties in Doha, Qatar.

We are looking only for the highest caliber of candidates with exceptional 5* qualities.

As the Executive Chef your responsibilities will be:
• Day to day operation of all kitchens in the hotels (5+ outlets)
• Training and development of new staff
• Responsible for the food cost
• Designing and costing of all menus
• Oversee production of high-quality meals
• Understand the fiscal management of a large food operation
• Have working knowledge of 24 hrs production kitchens
• Responsible for the control and maintenance of all equipment
• Ordering and procurement of all food goods supervision

QAR 22,000 to 25,000 per month inclusive of fixed allowances.
Additional benefits: Transport allowance, housing, family status


Requirements for an Ideal Candidate (Executive Chef):
• You must have international experience in 5* luxury hotels
• You must have creative flair and experience in menu development
• Have complete understanding of Hotel operations
• Accuracy and speed in handling emergency situations and providing solutions
• Culinary Degree or similar from Europe/ Australia/ America
• Managed a large kitchen operation before (110+ staff)
• Experience in Europe/ Australia/ America is preferred
• Minimum 3 years as Executive Chef in large hotels, with large F&B operation
• Calm and controlled under pressure
• Excellent communication skills
• Ability to work with all nationalities
• Extremely high levels of attention to detail
• Natural leadership skills
• Passionate about Hospitality
• Innovative, expressive and fun

The Benefits

Package: Basic salary AED 22,000-25,000, accommodation, transportation allowance, family status and great company benefits worldwide. Please apply if you have the right skills and experience. Due to high number of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted at this time. Please note that are some visa restrictions for some nationalities in Qatar, including candidates with NOC available.

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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Executive Chef salaries in Qatar

Average monthly compensation
QAR 18,500

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