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Chef De Cuisine

posted February 12, 2019

Waldorf Astoria Heliopolis Towers Hotel
Cairo, Egypt
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Description

As a Chef de Cuisine contributes to menu creation and the managing and training of the kitchen brigade to deliver an excellent Guest and Member experience while managing food cost controls.



What will I be doing?

A Chef de Cuisine contributes to menu creation and the managing and training of the kitchen brigade to deliver an excellent Guest and Member experience while managing food cost controls. Specifically, you will be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Contribute to menu creation
  • Manage and train the kitchen brigade effectively to ensure a well-organised and motivated team
  • Ensure consistency in quality of dishes at all times
  • Manage customer relations when necessary, in the absence of the Executive Chef
  • Ensure resources meet business needs through the effective management of working rotas
  • Support brand standards through the training and assessment of your team
  • Manage food cost controls to contribute to Food and Beverage revenue
  • Knowledge of activities in other departments and implications
  • Ensure compliance with food hygiene and Health and Safety standards

Requirements

What are we looking for?

A Chef de Cuisine serving Hilton Brand hotels and vacations is always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills, and values that follow:

  • Strong Sous Chef or previous Chef de Cuisine Experience
  • Approaches food in a creative way
  • Strong supervisory skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Good communication skills
  • Committed to delivering a high level of customer service
  • Excellent grooming standards
  • Excellent planning and organising skills
  • Willingness to learn

It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:

  • Relevant qualifications for role
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts including weekends, days, afternoons and evenings


What will it be like to work for Hilton?


Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!








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About This Employer

Waldorf Astoria Heliopolis Towers Hotel

El Saheed Sayed Zakaria Street
Cairo
Egypt

+20-22-2677730

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Our Hotel

Welcome to the landmark Heliopolis Towers Hotel, set in the presidential quarter near Cairo International Airport, the business district and the Cairo International Convention Centre. Luxurious with a high sense of Egyptian heritage, our hotel has a wealth of amenities including an astonishing range of dining options and the largest event space in Cairo. Feel inspired in a setting of lush gardens, palm trees and a sunlit grand atrium, and count on unrivaled service tailored especially to you.

Guest rooms feel positively residential with a marble entryway, wood floors, a sumptuous king bed, floor-to-ceiling windows, plush seating and a marble bathroom. Choose a suite to enjoy a private bedroom and available kitchenette, dining table and whirlpool tub.

Other hotel indulgences:

  • 8 restaurants and bars featuring global cuisines and indoor/outdoor settings
  • Wellness spa with private treatment rooms and a beauty salon
  • Two outdoor pools, a kids pool and options of cabanas and poolside dining
  • 24-hour fitness center, squash courts and outdoor tennis courts
  • 6,400 sq. m. of chic event space to accommodate up to 2,500 guests

Our Heliopolis hotel is close to several of Egypt's most popular and ancient attractions such as the Cairo Opera House, Egyptian Museum, and the Sphinx and Pyramids of Giza. We're also pleased to arrange hotel pickup service from Cairo's airport.