IHG Chef de Cuisine - Cold Kitchen (Garde Manger) at InterContinental Hotels Group® Dubai Festival City in United States

Chef de Cuisine - Cold Kitchen (Garde Manger) at InterContinental Hotels Group® Dubai Festival City

Job Number EMEAA04259

Hotel Brand:

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About us

Do you see yourself as a Garde Manger ?

What's your passion? Whether you're into triathlon, exploring new restaurants or dancing the tango, at IHG® we're interested in you. We love people who apply the same amount of passion and precision to their jobs as they do to their hobbies. Imagine working for a company that gives you Room to be yourself. Our commitment to our people is to deliver room to have a great start, to learn and grow, to perform, to be recognized and rewarded, to be involved and to take the initiative and lead.

The InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) properties in Dubai Festival City consist of four hotel brands. These include the luxury brand InterContinental, the superior upscale Crowne Plaza, the lavish long-stay InterContinental Residence Suites and the vibrant mid-scale Holiday Inn. In addition to over 1000+ bedrooms, the four properties boast a selection of high quality restaurants and bars, an impressive 3,800 square meter Event Centre across two levels, the 5,000 square meters Festival Arena by InterContinental, the luxurious Spa InterContinental, state-of -the-art gymnasium and swimming pool facilities.

We are looking for confident, sophisticated and internationally-minded people to join over 1300 colleagues who are committed to maintaining the highest standards of luxury, quality and service which define our company. We value the passion and enthusiasm of our colleagues, and encourage you to share your passion when you work with us.

Your day to day

At the moment we're looking for a Chef de Cuisine ( Garde Manger) to join our energetic, enthusiastic and passionate team at InterContinental Hotels Dubai Festival City .

As a Garde Manger, your primary responsibility is to prepare, serve and store cold larder items whilst directing junior members of the kitchen brigade.

The key responsibilities are:

  • Prepares, presents and stores appetizers, savories, salads, sandwiches, dressings and sauces

  • Provides direction to the Kitchen Cooks, and Stewards

  • Prepare and presents cold items for buffet

  • Establishes and maintains effective employee working relationships

  • Performs related duties and special projects as assigned

  • Maintain and monitor food items and raise item request through the FBM system

What we need from you

Ideally, you'll have some or all of the following qualifications and experience we're looking for:

Required Skills:

  • Well experienced in making canapés basic sauces, salads, etc.

  • Self-motivated, innovative with a high drive for results

  • Must have general knowledge of food cost

  • Diplomatic team player and able to foster relationships with colleagues and guests

  • Technical literacy, including MS word, excel and presentation

  • Works with the same field in hotel industry

  • Able to demonstrate the ability to work with different cultures and environment

  • Excellent in communication skills

  • Very passionate about his/her role

  • Must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in the same role

  • Must have obtained the highest PIC certification

What we offer

In return we'll give you a competitive benefit package including accommodation, hotel discounts worldwide and the opportunity to progress your career with IHG®. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.

At IHG® we are committed to developing our team and managing our talent and would encourage internal as well as external candidates to apply for any of our vacancies.

So what's your passion? Please apply on-line and tell us how you can bring your individual skills to IHG®.

To find out more about us or any other jobs with IHG® please look at www.ihg.com/careers