Junior/Graduate Development Chef

16 Jun 2017
23 Jun 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Junior Development Chef                   


Ref : FMW17258

This opportunity is working with a successful business producing a range of high quality, chilled, multi-component products for a number of the major multiples. This is a business that is passionate about personal development, so if you are looking to reach your full potential, please read on…

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working effectively within the development Kitchen to formulate new recipes and improvements to existing recipes. The role will include general kitchen duties.
  • To assist in communicating recipes and methods for product launches.
  • Ensuring 100% compliance to all relevant Health and Safety, Food Hygiene and Environmental legislation in the Development kitchen and associated locations.
  • Liaising closely with external and internal customers / contacts to ensure consistency in the development of new products and improvement of existing products.
  • To maintain confidentiality of recipes in the product development stage as well as existing products.

Person Profile:

  • A food related degree or relevant cheffing experience 
  • The ability to demonstrate a natural flair and a passion for food with knowledge of a variety of cuisines. Experience of practical cooking demonstrations will also be an advantage.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and confident manner when dealing with our Customers, Managers and visitors.
  • Excellent personal and working hygiene standards are essential.
  • Strong planning and organisational skills and a flexible approach to work and working hours in order to meet the needs of the business and the team.
  • Basic IT knowledge would be an advantage.
  • UK Driving License is essential.

Ref: FMW17258

To apply, please e-mail in strict confidence, with your CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference to Sarah@cparecruitment.com.