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Italian Head Chef (UAE)

A well Established International Hotel in Abu Dhabi is seeking an innovative and dynamic Italian Chef.

Category: Chefs & Culinary
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A well Established International Hotel in Abu Dhabi is seeking an innovative and dynamic Italian Chef who ideally has Head Chef experience, but could also be an ambitious Sous Chef, used to working in a busy challenging kitchen, who is looking for a first Head Chef position.

Position Requirements and Offer Details

Must be fluent in Italian,proven in Italian cuisine, having worked in Italy as well as International experience. Have Great interpersonal skills, a team player, outgoing and able to deal with both customers and work colleagues alike, organised and calm under pressure. Be able to demonstrate an ability to manage a small team, train and develop them to deliver results, whilst also keeping an eye on their personal development. Finally, you must be good at calculations, managing costs, developing a menu and importantly a happy and positive attitude.

This is an exciting opportunity with one of the worlds leading International Hotel companies. Tax free income supported by expat benefits which include accomodation, flights, health insurance etc.

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Please note that due to the specific requirements of this role, we will only personally respond to candidates who meet the above criteria.

For further information, please contact Sophie Gough by email: If already registered with HOCAPS, it is not necessary to send a CV unless it needs to be updated from our last contact with you. It may be easier to just send an email expressing your interest.  However, if you have not registered with HOCAPS, please send a full CV in Word or PDF format.  For international assignments, it is essential that we also receive a business style photograph.  We always require three referees with email contact details, in order to progress with any suitable candidates.

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Location: Abu Dhabi (UAE)

Salary: 10,000 AED plus Expat package

Job reference: SG13288

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