Head Chef | Madikwe Game Reserve | Luxury Safari Lodge

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Head Chef | Madikwe Game Reserve | Luxury Safari Lodge

We are looking for an experienced HEAD CHEF to join the team of a well-known, luxury safari lodge located in the Central, Eastern region in the malaria free North West Province bordering Botswana.

Key Focus Areas

Leadership & Management

Maintain and ensure the good will of the lodge brand at the property
Provide quality guest experience in terms of the dining experience
Attend monthly management meetings and provide regular reports
Development & Staff Management

Develop individuals who show potential to growth into higher positions
Manage the implementation of training plans
Effective leadership through professional employee relations and encourage all subordinates, including mediation
Communication & Systems

Improve the existing systems in line with the Company standards
Human Resources

Build and maintain good employee relations, ensure HR policies, procedures and disciplinary code are upheld
Strategically initiate and develop succession plans within the kitchen team through training and mentoring
Maintain and support good relations, both within other lodge departments on the property
Financial & Compliance

Compile and present all budgets during the annual budget setting presentation
Compliance with set operations variable costs, stock rotation and stock control
Ensure all health, safety and compliance standards are maintained
Qualifications and Skills Required

Matric/NQF Level 4
Relevant Diploma preferred
Good communication skills
5-years’ previous experience in similar role
5* Lodge experience preferable
Administrative skills
Computer literate: MS Office
Strong Customer service orientation
Salary Package

Market related, based on experience
Live in position
Meals on duty
Provident fund
Medical aid optional
Starting date: ASAP

To apply for the Head Chef | Madikwe Game Reserve | Luxury Safari Lodge, kindly send your CV with recent photograph, food portfolio, written references and certificates/diplomas


Recruit for Africa is a recruitment agency based in South Africa specialising exclusively in hospitality, retail, chefs and lodge placements. Our agents are specialists in their fields and will be able to advise you and assist in the recruitment process, from the moment you apply for a job until you start your employment. Do not look any further and contact Recruit for Africa to find you the perfect employee or to secure your dream job! http://http/www.recruitforafrica.com

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