Executive Chef, Indian River Club Vero Beach, Florida Reports to: GM Supervises: Culinary Team Overview
The Executive Chef reports directly to the General Manager and works in conjunction with him to handle daily operational issues, planning and to ensure an exceptional food and beverage experience. The Executive Chef will have extensive communication with the Food and Beverage Management Team to achieve the objectives of the membership. The Executive Chef is expected to be an engaged collaborative leader of the management team to ensure continued communication among departments and throughout the club. The Executive Chef is responsible for regular communication with the membership including distributing emails on menus, upcoming events, as to keep the membership updated regarding happenings related to the food and beverage operation. The Executive Chef must be actively engaged with members and staff and have a relentless attention to detail. The Executive Chef is responsible for successfully meeting financial responsibilities of the food department.
Education and/or Experience • • Degree in Culinary Arts and/other Hospitality Management degree and five years food production and management experience; or • • 3 years relevant experience; or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Job Knowledge, Core Competencies and Expectations • • Exceptional cooking skills. • • Plans and monitors all food-production-related costs. • • Plans menus. • • Develops food purchase specifications and standard recipes. • • Maintains food quality and sanitation standards. • • Ability to pair/match wine and food and assists beverage program with the Food and Beverage Manager. • • Leadership skills and the ability to develop team members around them including succession planning and talent retention plan. • • Sound organization skills with the ability to prioritize in a multi-faceted operation • • Knowledge of and ability to perform required role during emergency situations.
About New Indian River Club
New Indian River Club
Nestled along the Atlantic Coastal Ridge in Vero Beach, Florida, Indian River Club is a Private, Members-Only golf course designed by Ron Garl. Proudly designated a "Certified Audubon Signature Sanctuary" by Audubon International, the facility embraces the true spirit of the game of golf and the natural beauty Vero Beach. Members enjoy several world-class amenities and one of the best private living communities in the region.