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Kitchen Manager

An up market, modern and popular Restaurant/Bar venue is looking for a suitably experienced Kitchen Manager for their new venue opening in the Sandton area



  • Coordinate the whole kitchen
  • Assist in preparation of the specialty dishes, train and coach all BOH staff
  • Knowledgeable, experienced on meat cutting, portioning and related tasks
  • Recipe conception on speciality dishes
  • Compliance to Groups best practise standards
  • Ensure that only the best quality food is served to guests at all times
  • Look after the food cost, and maintain spot stock checks on high value items, like fish, meat, chicken, cheese.
  • Work closely with GM in achieving food cost and margin goals
  • Manage, train and maintain all kitchen staff in preparation of the food relevant to their position and station
  • Coordination with suppliers and maintaining good relationships
  • Follow all uniform guidelines
  • Remain calm in busy, stressful situations
  • Ensure that all products are of the Restaurant requirement quality specifications
  • Practice all safety and Hygiene standards by HACCP
  • Check and follow up on the prep, daily cleaning & weekly cleaning check lists
  • Capture and count all relevant stock counts
  • Complete kitchen staff roster as required
  • Deal with orders for the BOH
  • Receiving and control of stock


  • Chef qualification
  • 3 years’ experience as a Kitchen Manager
  • Grade 12
  • Ability to manage all aspects of running BOH operations
  • Demonstrate a high level of organization, attention-to-detail and sense-of-urgency
  • MS Office experience (e-mail, Word, Excel)
  • POS experience would be beneficial (Micros, GAAP, Aura, Pilot or similar)
  • Salary is dependent on skill set and operational experience
  • Maintain a well-groomed appearance

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