IHG Junior Sous Chef (Asian Cuisine)- Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Junior Sous Chef (Asian Cuisine)- Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi Yas Island

Job Number EMEAA01844

Hotel Brand: Crowne Plaza

Europe, Middle East, Asia & Africa - United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi -


About us

There’s nothing complicated about dealing with business people.They’re just people. Doing business.By day, international marketing superhero. By night: fluffy bath robe and a box set.Like Liz, who’s left her laptop cable in the cab. Or Mario, who’s secretly missing his cats. The early riser, who’s first in the gym. The sales team preparing for the ‘big pitch’ over a freshly prepared lunch. At Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts, we embrace the new world of business and understand that Modern business travellers want a hotel (and a hotel team) that understands and supports them, helping at every turn.

Set on the banks of the creek and along the Links Championship Golf Course, Crowne Plaza and Staybridge Suites Abu Dhabi Yas Island is located at on one of the country's most ambitious developments, Yas Island. The close proximity to the airport and only 40 minutes into Abu Dhabi City makes this prime location an easy accessible choice for business and leisure travelers.

Your day to day

As Junior Sous Chef (Asian Cuisine) , you will be under the supervision of the Executive Chef and will be responsible to manage the Jing Asia kitchen operations achieving business objectives through customer focused service delivery. Your key responsibilities are as below.

  • Manages and supervises All Day Dining kitchen team, under the direct guidance and instructions of the Executive Chef.

  • Supervise activities of assigned staff, communicate goals, and assign/schedule work. Communicate and enforce policies and procedures.

  • Assist with employee selection, training and development, and performance coaching.

  • Promote teamwork and quality service through daily communication and coordination with other departments.

  • Maintain updated and accurate recipes and costing of all dishes prepared and assist in developing new menu concepts for the restaurant buffet and theme nights

  • Oversee methods of preparation, portion sizes, and timeliness of food preparation; control food usage to minimize waste.

  • Interact with outside contacts:

  • Guests – to ensure their total satisfaction

  • Vendors – to order supplies and equipment and ensure best prices and quality

  • HACCP team – ensure safety and hygiene compliance

What we need from you

You should have an extensive experience in International & Asian cuisine as well as two to three years of experience as a Senior Chef De Partie in a 4 to 5 star hotel or restaurant; preferably with International and UAE exposure. In addition, the candidate should have strong management skills in a multicultural and dynamic environment, proven knowledge of food cost control & HACCP regulations; and passionate about achieving guest satisfaction through creative culinary offerings.

What we offer

We’ll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefits – including a uniform, great room discount and superb training. Join us and you’ll become part of the global IHG family – and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together – we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care, that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve - click here at http://careers.ihg.com/ to find out more about us.