Vacancy Details

At Jumeirah we are committed to encouraging and developing our colleagues in world class environments. We value diversity and equal opportunities, employing over 10,000 colleagues from over 90 different countries including locations in Asia Pacific, CIS, Central Asia, Western and Eastern Europe, South America, Africa, U.S.A and the Middle East.

JG4627 - Executive Chef - Jumeirah Emirates Towers

Business Unit Jumeirah Emirates Towers
Department Culinary
Function Culinary
Location UAE - Dubai
Job Type Full Time Unlimited (UAE Business Unit)
About Jumeirah:

At Jumeirah we are committed to encouraging and developing our colleagues in world class environments.  We value diversity and equal opportunities, employing over 10,000 colleagues from over 90 different countries including locations in Asia Pacific, CIS, Central Asia, Western and Eastern Europe, South America, Africa and the Middle East.

Soaring high, Jumeirah Emirates Towers has been voted "Best Business Hotel in the Middle East" for the last eight years running by the Business Traveller Award.  Set in the heart of Dubai, our iconic property is a sleek architectural masterpiece comprising of two equilateral triangles; a 305 meter hotel tower and a 350 meter office tower which are connected by a central podium; home to our unique and prestigious shopping & dining destination.  Jumeirah Emirates Towers has been designed to cater for every possible need and offers unparalleled luxury and elegance.

About the Role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated Executive Chef at Jumeirah Emirates Towers.  Reporting into the Executive Assistant Manager - Food & Beverage, you will be responsible for the planning, organizing, directing, managing and controlling of all activities within the Food Preparation areas of the hotel.

Your key duties will include:

  • Participating in the preparation of the Annual Business Plan to ensure the culinary operation is adequately represented.
  • Formulating and continually upgrading the Departmental SOP Manual; detailing standards of Performance, Policies, and Procedures, and service standards pertinent to the efficient operation of the outlet in accordance with Jumeirah Emirates Towers Jumeirah policies & Municipality requirements.
  • Overseeing the culinary process,  planning of menus and designing standard recipes in order to ensure consistent quality in food production, thereby satisfying guest needs and expectations.
  • Liaising with purchasing in order to ensure prompt and efficient purchasing, issuing of supplies, stock control and inventory control.
  • Liaising with the Back of the House Manager from the Stewarding Department to ensure an adequate supply of equipment and to establish standards of hygiene and cleanliness for all kitchen areas.
  • Frequently verify that the dishes served in the outlets meet expectations and hotel standards.
  • Providing creative culinary ideas in order to project and enhance the image of the hotel.
  • Identifying market needs and trends in terms of food for both hotel guests and the local market.
  • Assisting in the building of an efficient team of colleagues by taking an active interest in their welfare, safety, training, and development.
  • Making recommendations to management for modernization of equipment, service methods and presentation, to improve guest satisfaction.
About You:

In order to be considered for this role you should have at least 3 years experience in a similar role in an international 5 star environment and have extensive experience of running restaurant and kitchen production operations. 

Ideally you will have experience of participating in culinary competitions and have experience in managing large teams in a multi-cultural environment.  You should have a strong understanding of the commercial aspects of a business and be able to work with budgets.

About the Benefits:

This position offers a highly competitive salary and package which include: housing allowance, annual flight allowance, medical and dental coverage, pension, life and accident insurance, retail and leisure discounts, complimentary use of Jumeirah F&B Outlets and reduced hotel rates.  Married colleagues will enjoy family benefits for up to two children which include education assistance.

Terms & Conditions

In the next step, you will have the opportunity to enter our employment application process. This application process consists of multiple steps designed to collect information about your skills and interests, which will then be matched against the job requirements.

Your decision to enter the application process by supplying your personal information indicates you understand and agree with the following disclaimer:

The information I am submitting is complete and accurate and I am aware that proving false information during any of the steps of the application process will lead to the rejection of my application or termination of my employment.

I may be required to produce original documents that verify my employment history and educational qualifications.

By providing my personal data, I consent to Jumeirah International LLC based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (the "Company") and the Jumeirah group of companies (collectively "Jumeirah") processing that data for the purpose of processing and assessing my application, sending me announcements of future job opportunities or for administrative purposes within Jumeirah and in particular to the processing of any sensitive personal data relating to me, including, as appropriate:

information about my physical or mental health or condition or relating to any criminal proceedings in which I have been involved in order to take decisions as to my suitability for employment; and my racial or ethnic origin or religious or similar information in order to monitor Jumeirah's compliance with equal opportunities legislation.

Jumeirah may make such information available to any Jumeirah group companies, and third parties who provide relevant products or services to Jumeirah Group (such as recruitment consultants, data processors, website hosting service providers, advisers and outsourcing service providers).

I consent to the transfer of such information to any company within Jumeirah and such third parties outside the European Economic Area throughout the world in countries where data protection laws may not exist in order to further my employment application.

Apart from such third parties, Jumeirah will not trade, sell or share my personal data to any other third party, without my consent, unless required by law.

Terms & Conditions

In the next step, you will have the opportunity to enter our employment application process. This application process consists of multiple steps designed to collect information about your skills and interests, which will then be matched against the job requirements.

Your decision to enter the application process by supplying your personal information indicates you understand and agree with the following disclaimer:

The information I am submitting is complete and accurate and I am aware that proving false information during any of the steps of the application process will lead to the rejection of my application or termination of my employment.

I may be required to produce original documents that verify my employment history and educational qualifications.

By providing my personal data, I consent to Jumeirah International LLC based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (the "Company") and the Jumeirah group of companies (collectively "Jumeirah") processing that data for the purpose of processing and assessing my application, sending me announcements of future job opportunities or for administrative purposes within Jumeirah and in particular to the processing of any sensitive personal data relating to me, including, as appropriate:

information about my physical or mental health or condition or relating to any criminal proceedings in which I have been involved in order to take decisions as to my suitability for employment; and my racial or ethnic origin or religious or similar information in order to monitor Jumeirah's compliance with equal opportunities legislation.

Jumeirah may make such information available to any Jumeirah group companies, and third parties who provide relevant products or services to Jumeirah Group (such as recruitment consultants, data processors, website hosting service providers, advisers and outsourcing service providers).

I consent to the transfer of such information to any company within Jumeirah and such third parties outside the European Economic Area throughout the world in countries where data protection laws may not exist in order to further my employment application.

Apart from such third parties, Jumeirah will not trade, sell or share my personal data to any other third party, without my consent, unless required by law.