Harvey Nichols is not just a destination for luxury fashion. We are also a destination for award winning restaurants. With several superior dining and drinking offerings we provide our customers glamorous environments to enjoy a light lunch, an indulgent afternoon tea, a decadent cocktail or a sumptuous dinner.
To operate within a section of the Restaurant Kitchen with guidance and support from senior chefs, assisting in the preparation of dishes to the highest standard.
Maintain a positive attitude towards staff, customers, and any external contact.
Communicate any relevant information presented to you to the appropriate manager
Communicate with managers to receive guidance on Mise-En-Place, ordering, cleaning, labels and preparation.
Demonstrate interest in food products/dishes asking relevant questions to further knowledge.
Participate in functions and special events, working efficiently within a team to meet the standards set by senior chefs and provide excellent customer service.
Form a productive relationship with FOH and bar staff, communicating regularly to allow smooth operations.
Ensure portion sizes and ingredients used are consistent with costing and instruction from managers.
Ensure stock rotation, ordering and Mise-En-Place is conducted efficiently to minimise wastage and maximise profits.
Maintain the safe use of equipment, reporting any faulty or damaged equipment to the relevant manager on duty.
Ensure health and safety practices are adhered to, as well as food hygiene regulations and security procedures.
Qualifications and Experience required
Elementary food hygiene
Minimum 1 year kitchen experience
Good knife skills
Skills and Personal attributes required
Customer service centric
Drive and energy
Building working relationships
All your hard work, rewarded
Our colleagues are as important to us as our customers. When working with us you will be introduced to a huge variety of benefits including:
Generous Service Charge
A unique Learning and Development programme to support your career with us
Very generous staff discount plus annual clothing allowance