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Chef Manager ~ Retail Venue ~ Campus Dining

Villanova, Pennsylvania
SAGE Dining Services® is seeking a Talented Chef Manager for a private day school in Villanova, PA. The Chef Manager will design and produce menus, plan and execute catering events, manage ordering, inventory, and our kitchen team. This is a retail food service operation.  While primarily a Monday through Friday operation,  catering events occur on the weekends and evenings. 

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What you get:

  • Appreciative community
  • Benefits: Health/Life/Vision/Dental/Disability/401(k)
  • Awesome team
  • Career opportunities as company is growing rapidly
  • Mission based company in whose values you can be proud

What you will do:

  • Manage and train the kitchen staff
  • Demonstrate exemplary customer service skills
  • Create menus
  • Merchandise, manage retail program
  • Implement and maintain HACCP standards
  • Develop client and customer relationships
  • Deliver fabulous catering results
  • Communicate clearly, professionally and effectively
  • Deliver budgeted financial results
  • Create a positive team environment
  • Manage ordering and inventory

What you need:

  • Minimum 5 years of prior food service management
  • Minimum 3 years of prior retail food service
  • Awesome team development skills
  • High end catering experience
  • High volume production experience
  • High energy and stamina
  • Knowledge of current food trends
  • Community/ service minded
  • Strong work ethic and integrity
  • Culinary degree preferred but not required

Join a team of dedicated chefs and culinary talent who appreciate the importance of preparing and serving a great meal!

At SAGE, we are known for creating exceptional dining experiences. We write innovative recipes that reflect diverse regional and international cuisines; we use the freshest, highest-quality ingredients on the market; and we cook from scratch in small batches.

Make a positive impact on students at some of the top independent schools and colleges in the country. Enjoy a small, community-focused environment and an authentic work-life balance. Cultivate your culinary skills with a value-based company that prefers to promote from within.

This job advertisement should not be misconstrued as an offer of employment or a comprehensive listing of position responsibilities/expectations.

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