Full-Time Master Chef

| Palm Beach, FL, United States

Posted Date 11/21/2022

A delightful Palm Beach family is seeking to hire an exceptionally talented, masterful, and seasoned chef who can set the standard for culinary excellence. Someone with a true passion for their craft to prepare delicious health-conscious 5-star meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks) for the principals, family, and their guests. This position will partner with another chef to cover the family throughout the year. The schedule may consist of a 7-day on 7-day off pattern, but we are looking for EXTREME FLEXIBILITY and someone with the ability to cover holidays when needed. The ability to travel 30-40% of the year is a MUST. The quintessential candidate will be humble, sincere, a true artist, yet possess organization skills. In this role, you must be a team player and able to work alongside additional household staff members such as housekeepers, house managers, and assistants.
Responsibilities include:
• Creating fresh seasonal, farm-to-table cuisine with flexibility to cover during the holidays, while expressing individuality, originality, and personal creativity
• Overseeing all elements of hospitality, and food and beverage service within the residence daily
• Preparing weekly menus for principals to choose from consisting of healthy, balanced meals
• Handling all aspects of grocery shopping and supply procurement; managing inventory
• Managing all food-related vendor and contractor relationships
• Managing food creation for social gatherings, philanthropic events, fundraisers, & additional private events

• Strong command of English language and communication skills, both written and verbal
• Must be flexible to travel up to 40% of the year (the more flexibility the better)
• Preferred 4-year Culinary degree from an accredited college or university (or self-taught equivalent)
• Minimum 7 years related experience working as a Private Chef or in a high-end/fine dining restaurant
• Excellent references are required from both current and previous employers
• Exceptional culinary skills with a large repertoire; comfortable with an array of dietary restrictions
• Keep track of food preferences, likes and dislikes for the family
• Ability to provide table service; setting and clearing the table.
• Comfortable preparing delicious, eclectic meals on a daily basis.
• Cook at a consistent, high level across a variety of cuisines.
• Computer and technology savvy with proficiency in Mac systems.
• Reliable, poised, and professional in both mindset and manor: use of utmost discretion at all times.
• Positive attitude, thick-skinned, and able to remain calm under pressure.
• Flexibility in scheduling; willingness to work long hours when needed.
If interested, please submit your resume with salary requirements. 

We are excited to hear from you! 

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