Compass Group, North America CHEF MANAGER in CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts

  • We have an opening for a Chef Manager* *position.

  • Location: Cambridge, MA /Note: online applications accepted only./

If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.

Are you looking for a job with competitive wages and benefits, one in which you can learn and grow while making a difference in the world? We’re hiring! Bon Appétit Management Company operates more than 1,000 cafés around the country for corporations, universities, and museums, as well as a few dozen public restaurants. We’ve led the industry in socially and environmentally responsible sourcing, from sustainable seafood to cage-free eggs. We cook everything from scratch using fresh, local ingredients.

Full-time associates at Bon Appétit are eligible for many benefits, including:

  • Paid vacation and sick leave

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • 401(k) with matching by company

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Wellness Program

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents

  • Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)

  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

  • On-the-job training

Learn more about careers with Bon Appétit: http://www.bamco.com/careers/

Job Summary

Job Summary:

Working as the Chef Manager you will be responsible for back and front of the house operations for the food service departments. You will maintain a quality culinary program and process all financial reporting. Duties also include menu development, inventory, purchasing, labor and food cost controls, maintaining sanitation standards, and personnel management to include hiring, coaching, counseling, training and developing.

*Key Responsibilities: *

  • Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws

  • Participates in employee meetings and training programs

  • Conducts safety, sanitation and maintenance programs

  • Maintains food cost while ensuring quality standards

  • Maintains an active role in managing team developments

  • Manages purchasing and inventory controls

  • Performs related duties and special projects as assigned* *

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree in Culinary Arts is preferred or equivalent professional experience

  • Five years progressive culinary management experience

  • Self-starter, innovative and ability to multitask

  • Maintains a positive attitude under pressure and motivate team

  • Must possess a passion for excellence

  • Must be knowledgeable on HACCP controls along with proper storage and use of food

  • Purchasing, food storage and sanitation experience

  • P&L and financial reporting experience

  • Knowledge of budgets, labor costs, inventory controls

  • Strong leadership, coaching and training skills

  • Computer skills: proficient in Microsoft Office and POS

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Exceptional business etiquette and client relations

  • Ability to lift, bend and carry up to 40 lbs

  • Knowledge of safe and sanitary food handling principles

  • Conformity to the highest standards of personal integrity and ethical behavior

  • ServSafe or Department of Health certification a plus

About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. /*Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)./

Req ID: 233818

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