Junior Sous Chef

London  |  Hospitality

Role Type
Full Time
Salary Overview
Competitive Salary
Expiry Date

Being a Junior Sous Chef within our Restaurant kitchen will be part of the preparation and the presentation of our food to the highest culinary standards. We consider this the most critical part of making dining, fine dining.

What you will be doing:

  • As a Junior Sous Chef you will be working alongside the Sous Chef, assisting in managing day to day running of our kitchen;
  • Liasing with the Head Chef in creating the menu;
  • Assisting in stock control, scheduling, staff issues and any other duties;
  • Preparing fresh produce for our Restaurant while maintaining high standards
  • You will play a key role in guiding and supporting the team to provide food of the highest standards.
  • Work closely with your team and celebrate fabulousness wherever you see it;
  • To instigate and maintain high morale, motivation and team spirit, recognising outstanding performance and contribution to team objectives. 

As a Junior Sous Chef you will be required to work weekends and evenings.

Skills and experience you need


  • At least 2 years junior management position
  • Good knife skills
  • Elementary food hygiene

About us

Harvey Nichols is not just a destination for luxury fashion.  We are also a destination for award winning restaurants. With eleven 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.

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:

  • 28 days holiday per year including bank holiday allowance
  • Up to 40% discount off all full- priced Harvey Nichols clothing, make-up, accessories, food and drinks
  • Generous clothing allowance on top of your 40% discount
  • Subsidised travel card (on completion of satisfactory probationary period)
  • Travel and bike loan after 6 months of service
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Free, freshly cooked staff meals every day
  • Staff social events
  • Paid volunteer day to support your favourite cause
  • Excellent opportunities for transfer and promotion across the group
  • A vast range of learning and development programmes to develop your career
  • Refer a friend scheme – receive up to £500
  •  Local area discount

Where do I sign?

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The process from here is simple;
•Your application will be reviewed by a specialist in our HR Team

•If suitable you will be called and asked a few simple questions and if expectations match we will invite you for an interview and paid trial
•You will be in contact at all times with the recruiter so you can ask as many questions as you like

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