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Head Chef

LOCATION: V&A Dundee | SALARY: £35k - £45k | TYPE: Full-time

Experienced in all things foodie, love local and have a creative streak?

Heritage Portfolio is extremely proud and excited to be working with a new world-leading attraction, the V&A Museum of Design, Dundee. Its architecture is unique, inspiring and unparalleled, which makes us, the exclusive caterers, Heritage Portfolio, the perfect match.

A passion for creating outstanding food courses through our veins.  Whether it’s a signature burger or a 4-course interactive dinner, we are known for offering dishes that put a twist on the original, surprise even the most seasoned foodies and leave our guests with an experience they will never forget.  If you think you have the creativity to craft a winning ‘wild card’ dish at a tasting or replicate a family recipe of a private event’s client then read on…

We are proud and excited to be working with the highly acclaimed V&A Dundee.  Operating the café, restaurant and events, the requirements of the kitchen brigade will be varied and demanding.  You will be creating dishes for customers throughout the world who have travelled to the museum for a memorable experience.

Paying homage to the local culture, making the most of Scotland’s seasonal larder and creating exciting menus go without saying.  We are looking for someone who wants to join our family, to grow with the rest of the Kitchen Brigade, to have fun with new tastes and techniques and to bring an energy and enthusiasm to the company.  There will also be the opportunity to work within the wider culinary team at some of our other venues and events which will allow you to stay motivated, excited and impassioned.

The Candidate

  • Innovative and diverse
  • Must love the industry and have a passion for GREAT food!
  • Previous experience in a multi-faceted site
  • Must be currently working in a venue where quality is the focus
  • Have Be a real motivator and developer of people
  • Have strong knowledge on all financial aspects of running a kitchen

The position is permanent / full time and will be based in Dundee, click here for the full job description. The successful applicant will be subject to a security vetting process. The closing date for applications is Friday 16th March.

To apply, please send CVs to:

Salary subject to experience from £35k - £45k

Heritage Portfolio Limited is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Please note that we are unable to acknowledge all applications, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Please note that if you have not been contacted within four weeks, you have not been selected for interview. Only those with a right to work in the UK will be considered.