Head Chef

  • Job Reference: RBH8753
  • Date Posted: 28 December 2021
  • Recruiter: RBH Management
  • Location: Townhouse Hotel, Manchester
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Inline with the Manchester market
  • Sector: Hotels
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

At RBH we are looking for exceptional people to provide outstanding service to our guests and who put our people at the heart of everything we do.

The Exciting Opportunity

The Head Chef contributes to RBH's goals and values by supporting the General Manager with managing a kitchen brigade to deliver excellent and exciting food to our guests.


What Are We Looking For?

We are looking for an individual who can:

  • Ensure that all menu items are prepared and presented according to established recipes and standards.
  • Develop menu design and concepts for all food and/or beverage outlets and catering events.
  • Maintain procedures to ensure the security and proper storage of food products, inventory, and equipment. Replenish supplies in a timely manner and minimise waste.
  • Ensure that all kitchen equipment and storerooms are in proper operational condition and are cleaned on a regular basis.
  • Lead a team effectively and has a passion to train and develop them along the way.
  • Comply with required standards whilst ensuring the GP% is maintained and improved in line with company set budgets.
  • Adhere to governmental regulations as well as brand standards and hotel or company policies and procedures.


Where Will You Be Working?

Set in the heart of Manchester's vibrant city centre on the historic Portland Street thoroughfare, The Townhouse Hotel boasts 85 spacious bedrooms and a history dating back centuries.

Originally serving as a cotton warehouse during the industrial revolution, this storied Grade II-listed building exudes the character and history for which Manchester is famed, as well as the unique contemporary style that sees visitors arriving from every corner of the globe. 

What's In It For You?

People love to work with RBH because

  • We focus on health, wellbeing, and our communities.
  • Our people are truly engaged at work.
  • There's open, clear communication from the top.
  • We've got great career development opportunities.
  • There is a culture of transformation and innovation.

We will give you a competitive salary and opportunities to learn new skills and grow your career. You will receive a benefits package that includes. 

  • Everyday discounts from high street retailers
  • Opportunities to be involved in charity and community events.
  • Career opportunities, training and help with course fees.
  • Discounted hotel room rates for you AND your friends and family that will make you really popular!
  • Incentive programmes
  • Flexible working arrangements because we know your life comes first.
  • Healthcare plans and Insurance plans (just in case)
  • Pension 

The Bigger Picture

With a real focus on performance, people, quality, profit, and communities at RBH we transform hotels.

RHB is an independent hotel management company, working in partnership with six of the most prestigious hotel brands including IHG, Hilton, Starwood, Accor, Marriott, and Wyndham. At RBH we stand out from our peers, transforming hotels to perform exceptionally.

So if you have the ambition to continuously improve, deliver results with excellence, show that you care and act with integrity then come and join us, this is just the job for you!