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CHEF PLUS

Switzerland (German speaking part)

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
Separate accommodation on the Estate

Salary:
Negotiable

Job Ref:
HU3721

Job Categories:
Chef Jobs, Housekeeper Jobs, Personal Assistant Jobs
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CHEF PLUS
Switzerland, German-speaking part
Essential Requirements: Previous Private House Experience, Chef & Housekeeper, Flexible, German speaker

A wonderful vacancy for a multifaceted, hands on chef who is open to duties outside of the kitchen and has experience working within a private residence.

This role will entail preparing daily meals for this professional couple who enjoy simple, freshly prepared, healthy food. Knowledge of Vegetarian cuisine would be beneficial. There is a wonderful kitchen garden maintained by the gardener and the family would prefer to have a chef who will make good use of this, using seasonal and home-grown produce where possible. Generally cooking will be for the principals providing daily lunch and dinner. The family do entertain on occasion and when they have larger numbers of guests, they will bring in caterers.

In addition to the duties in the kitchen of which you will be completely responsible for, you will work in all general house-keeping duties. Further you will manage the household supplies and stocks and accounts, run errands, undertake all shopping, manage the wine cellar. Good administration skills are a plus as well so you can assist with some general PA duties.

We seek a hands-on candidate who is willing to work in a varied capacity which includes cooking (for the couple and occasionally family or guests) and house management. Service skills will be good as well. There is a small team of staff already in place and therefore we seek a team player. There will be occasional travel so flexibility and freedom to travel would be good as well.

This will be a Monday-Friday position; when the principals have occasional weekend demands you will be required to adjust your days off. Salary negotiable based on experience. Separate free accommodation on the Estate (separate from the main house). German speaker. English would be a bonus. September start. (HU3721)

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Daily Chef -PART TIME

Knightsbridge, London

Contract:
Part Time

Accommodation:
N/A

Salary:
Negotiable, circa £30 per hour

Job Ref:
HU2844

Job Category:
Chef Jobs
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DAILY CHEF - PART TIME
Knightsbridge, London
Monday, Wednesday, Friday with occasional travel
Essential Requirements: Previous Private House Experience, Drivers Licence, Available to Travel, Kosher kitchen experience

Daily private chef required for a family of four with two young children based in Knightsbridge on a part-time basis with occasional travel.   The chef will be required to prepare daily meals (lunch and dinner), three times a week, Monday, Wednesday, Friday with flexibility and occasional dinner parties.  

Our client maintains a very healthy and nutritious diet and is thus looking for a chef that can provide healthy options, using the finest ingredients.   You will be responsible for the household shopping, provisioning, and inventory.  As this role is part time, you will be required to prepare meals in advance for the days you are not there.  We require a creative and passionate chef for this position. 

The family keep a Kosher kitchen and therefore it would be a bonus if you have Kosher kitchen experience and have the ability to prepare and create Shabbat meals, etc.   The travel is occasional and will include time spent at the family’s country estate in Oxfordshire during school holidays, summer (July/August) in the South of France and the USA.   

We are looking for a flexible and friendly candidate with a “can-do” attitude.  Previous private house experience of at least 2+ years  is essential.   Working hours 9am-4pm.  Driver essential. 

Salary negotiable but circa £30 per hour.   (HU2844)

 

Daily Private Chef - London

Hampstead Heath, London

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
N/A

Salary:
Negotiable

Job Ref:
HU3647

Job Category:
Chef Jobs
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DAILY PRIVATE CHEF
Hampstead Heath, London        
Essential Requirements:  Previous Private House Experience Required        

We seek a top calibre, highly experienced private Chef to work for an UHNW family based in Hampstead.  The gentleman Principal is away on business for much of the time, but his partner and their little girl of 2 years are always in residence.  There may be up to one months’ travel each year, but generally a chef from another residence travels overseas with the family.

Ideally, you will have an International repertoire and be able to make all your dishes from scratch, using the finest fresh and seasonal produce.  We seek an innovate and creative chef who can come up with interesting ideas and variety.  Also, somebody able to cater for the little girls’ nutritional requirements.

When the Principal is in residence, they may require occasional business dinners and lunches and Madam will often have a friend over for a light supper.

5-6 days per week.   9am-7pm with flexibility.  

Excellent references are essential.  Top salary available for the right candidate.  (HU3647)  ON HOLD 

Daily Private Chef - London

Mayfair, London

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
N/A

Salary:
circa £50,000-£60,000

Job Ref:
HU3629

Job Category:
Chef Jobs
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Daily Private Chef
Mayfair, London
Essential Requirements – Previous Private House Experience, Flexible

Lovely position for a young family of four based in Mayfair require an experienced private chef to work on a rotating schedule 5 days per week.   Cooking will be for the Principal and 2 young children (4 years and 6 years) as well as a team of household staff which includes a nanny, security team, chauffeur, and housekeepers.   The family enjoy healthy and well-balanced cuisine.   

They seek a chef that has some knowledge in in health and nutrition if possible, someone who can be creative and innovative with menus and meals.  You will be required to manage the kitchen in its entirety, including shopping, provisioning, menu planning, executing meals, cleanliness of the kitchen and equipment, budgeting, etc.  

The clients have another chef employed, that you will work with on a rotational schedule, thus you will have 2 consecutive days off per week.  

Salary negotiable based on experience, circa £50,000-£60,000.  Russian speaker would be a bonus BUT NOT ESSENTIAL.  ASAP start.  (HU3629)

DAILY PRIVATE CHEF - LONDON

Kensington, London

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
N / A

Salary:
£50,000

Job Ref:
HU3719

Job Category:
Chef Jobs
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DAILY PRIVATE CHEF
Kensington
Essential Requirements:  Previous Private House Experience, Flexibility, Experience with Food Allergies and Restrictions, Ability to Travel Occasionally

Excellent position for an experienced and professional private chef to work for a HNW family of five (including two young children) based in Kensington.   You will be required to provide breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.   In addition, there will be some cooking required for a small team of household staff.   

We require a chef who is passionate about food, creative and someone who can cook a varied range of dishes from different cuisines.  It is essential that you have experience cooking for clients with allergies and restrictions.   The family entertain occasionally as well. 

Candidates must be very well organised with great time management skills.  You will be responsible for the kitchen in its entirety including shopping, provisioning, menu planning, caring for kitchen equipment, etc.   You should be comfortable working in an open kitchen, have flexibility and be a team player.   

5-day working week, generally with Wednesday and Sunday off, 8:00 am – 7:00 pm with a break during the day.  Occasional travel.  Salary in the region of £50,000.  August start.   (HU3719)  

 

DAILY PRIVATE CHEF

Monaco

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
N / A

Salary:
Negotiable

Job Ref:
HU3730

Job Category:
Chef Jobs
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DAILY PRIVATE CHEF
Monaco
Essential Requirements: Previous private house experience, Fluent English and French, Strong Managerial Skills, Thorough Knowledge of European Cuisine, Flexibility to Travel

An experienced private chef is required for a large private residence in Monaco with four permanent residents.  We are looking for a private chef to manage all food operations.  Experience in high-level households is required.   Candidates should have an eye for detail, be able to create fine dishes and present them like paintings on a plate, love to experiment, create recipes and standards that will serve as guidelines for the kitchen staff to follow.   The chef will work in coordination with the butler to ensure the highest level of food service.  

Duties will include

  • Management of the kitchen operation for a household of four people
  • Food product management: locating best products and providers according to the needs of the employers, storage of dry, fresh and frozen food, ordering of food and kitchen supplies in coordination with the butler
  • Managing a staff of four; scheduling, work allocation, supervision, training
  • Verification of all operational and hygiene standards and their implementation
  • Creating menus for one adult and two children, and occasional private events
  • Food preparation three times per day, seven days per week, for 3 different people (one adult and two children) and simple staff food preparation for a staff of about 20. The Chef will need to organise the time of the cooks, the supplies, preparations and materials in such a way that the employer does not feel the absence of the chef
  • Travel to a separate location in Courchevel for the winter season


Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years of operational experience as a chef in a high-paced household or on private or charter yachts
  • Thorough knowledge of European cuisine (French & South Europe) as well as world kitchen
  • Very good knowledge and adherence to HACCP norms
  • Strong managerial skills: time, people, materials and premises
  • Hands-on, lead-by-example mentality
  • Professional communication skills with staff and peers
  • Minimum language requirements: English and French, any other language is a plus


This is a full-time contract after a 6-month trial period.  5-day working week.  Live out.  Negotiable salary based on experience.   (HU3730)

 

 

Daily Private Chef (with travel)

Geneva, Switzerland

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
N/A

Salary:
Negotiable based on experience

Job Ref:
HU3694

Job Category:
Chef Jobs
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DAILY PRIVATE CHEF
Geneva, Switzerland with travel 
Essential Requirements:  Previous Private House Experience, Drivers Licence, Fluent English and French speaker

An exciting new position has arisen for international clients who have worldwide residences in Europe and North America.  Of paramount importance is your cooking training, experience, and ability to work “natural” food and holistic mindset around menu planning. 

Normally cooking is for the family, but there will be occasions when small functions and parties will take place.  We seek a skilled chef with a wide knowledge of special diets, vegetarian, and vegan cuisines.  Somebody who is dedicated and dynamic in the role, with a creative mind and the ability to really stretch themselves to cater for this highly discerning couple.  Flexibility is key as the clients are both extremely busy businesspeople and eating times can vary on a day-to-day basis. 

Responsibilities include preparing meals for events that are hosted in the Family’s homes, such as small dinner parties or special events, locating specialty items, such as organic or gluten-free products, and maintaining detailed records of the Family’s food allergies and dietary restrictions. Sourcing local and seasonal products, working in symbiosis with the gardeners on organizing the vegetable garden, collecting fresh eggs from the chicken coop, organizing suppliers list, working together with the household team in the smooth running of the house.

Ultimately, a top-notch Personal Chef should be able to handle criticism from the Family as well as demonstrate exceptional communication, time management, and dedicated service skills at all times.

Responsibilities will include

  • Weekly meeting with the owner and/or manager to determine their meal plans, preferences, specifications, food allergies, and dietary restrictions.
  • Preparing customized holistic meal plans based on their preferences, specifications, and dietary needs.
  • Shopping for meal ingredients as well as necessary kitchen tools and equipment.
  • Inspecting meal ingredients before making purchases to ensure that they are of the highest quality.
  • Preparing meals in the Family’s kitchens in accordance with food health and safety regulations.
  • Cleaning and sanitizing work areas before and after meal preparation. Taking care of all the Kitchen cleaning including washing up, pots and pans, etc.
  • Appropriately storing ingredients and food, packaging and labeling prepared meals that are to be consumed at a later date.
  • Working together with the household team(s) in the smooth running of the house(s)

Requirements:

  • Proven culinary experience.
  • Sound knowledge of different cuisines as well as food health and safety regulations.
  • A strong understanding of nutrition.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Team player.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Driver’s license required. Boat driving license a plus.
  • EU Passport
  • Fluent English and French speaker. German would be a bonus.
  • Non-smoker

Top negotiable salary based on experience. Live out position, accommodation provided when travelling.   (HU3694)

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Travelling Private Chef

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia with worldwide travel

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
Provided

Salary:
€50,000 -tax free

Job Ref:
HU3695

Job Category:
Chef Jobs
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TRAVELLING PRIVATE CHEF
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia with worldwide travel
Essential Requirements:  Previous Private House Experience, Driver, EU passport

An exciting opportunity for an experienced private chef to be based in Riyadh with worldwide travel.   This role will require a candidate who can provide daily meals mainly for the Principal, and on occasion for the Principals’ family, occasional guests, and staff. 

Our client enjoys a wide range of cuisine including Indian, Lebanese, Mediterranean and European.   You will be responsible for creating menu plans, shopping, provisioning, and executing beautifully presented, well-balanced meals. 

There will be extensive travel with this role including Europe, USA, and UAE thus we require a candidate with the freedom and flexibility to travel (sometimes with little notice).  You should have a passion for food, the ability to cater for dietary requirements/restrictions, great attention to detail and creativity. 

Driver essential.  EU passport required.  Previous private house experience required.  Accommodation provided.  Salary in the region of circa €50,000 -tax free depending on experience.   ASAP start.  (HU3695)  ON HOLD