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Head Pastry Chef

London, United Kingdom

Head Pastry Chef

  • London
  • Food & Beverage Division
  • Full time

Be part of the exclusive team hosting Mayfair’s newest and most exciting dining destination. As Head Pastry Chef at Mandarin Oriental Mayfair, London, you will play an integral part in facilitating an experience like London has never known. By working through Chef Akira Back’s world famous dishes and operational strategy, you will be leading the best-known outlet kitchen brigade.

Sharpen your skills and learn invaluable new ones as you transcend hospitality in seamless fashion and lively interactions.

As Head Pastry Chef you will need to:

  • Be able to execute Akira Back’s standardized dishes according to the recipes and user guide.
  • Oversee all kitchen activity for pastry offering, Akira Back Restaurant, In-Room Dining and ABar Lounge.
  • Be responsible for weekly kitchen schedule, reviewing manpower level in accordance of projected business demand.
  • Be responsible for stock rotation, direct purchase, and control of expiry food product on kitchen shelving.
  • Purchase goods based upon assumed level of business in a timely manner.
  • Be able to delegate properly and efficiently manage the team in a high volume atmosphere catering to a high profile clientele.

Opening attractive new venues in such a sought-after location is exhilarating, but also extremely important. The first impression of a food and beverage operation in the heart of Mayfair can easily define its success for a long time to come.

What’s in it for you? Exciting benefits you can expect as a Head Pastry Chef:

  • Complimentary & Discounted nights across 35+ Mandarin Oriental Hotels globally
  • Great F&B discounts in Mandarin Oriental Mayfair, London & our London sister property; Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London
  • Discounts at 700+ Retailers & Supermarkets
  • Spa Discounts with The Spa at Mandarin Oriental
  • Paid Volunteer Days
  • Career growth opportunities: transfer to our sister properties worldwide, with 20+ openings in the next 5 years
  • Working for a sustainable company, who is single use plastic free and source local sustainable ingredients
  • Monthly Social Events
  • Extensive Leadership Training Programs, for colleagues at all levels
  • Season Ticket Loan and Cycle to Work scheme
  • Long Service program
  • Free meals and laundry onsite

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