Discover the Difference: Join our Team
As both a cultivator and curator of fine food, Bateel travels the world to bring exceptional experiences to an appreciative audience. We aim to delight and educate, through a culinary journey of discovery.
The Bateel boutique offers a distinctly different experience. Renowned for inventing and cultivating the world’s only gourmet dates, today it is the ultimate indulgence and gifting destination. From our authentic dates and exquisite chocolates, pralines and truffles, to our other exclusive fine food products – it is an invitation to experience the exceptional.
Position: Chocolate Head Chef
Following on from the success over the past 25 years, Bateel International is currently embarking on the next major phase of growth. In order to realise these ambitious plans, we are currently looking for a Chocolate Head Chef, looking to widen their expertise in order to support Bateel International.
The Chocolate Head Chef will be responsible for overseeing and assist in the entire management in chocolate making; recipe development and culinary tasks within the factory production.
The incumbent will also be involved in daily operations in supervising; coordination and preparation of specialty chocolates and garnishes for the chocolate fillings. He/She will take responsibility for quality, cost, waste and distribution of chocolate to all venues and ensure all Health/Food Safety codes are upheld and work areas are safe, clean and professionally kept.
Qualification, Skills and Experience
- Minimum Certification for Master Chocolatier.
- First class people skills and the ability to lead and communicate effectively across a multi-national, multi-cultural environment
- Positive, enthusiastic, self-motivated professional.
- Organised and demonstrates good planning skills.
- At least 7 years’ experience in a Chocolatier role (experience in a 5-Star property desired).
- A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a Leadership role inc. training and coordinating staff in a factory or similar operation.
If you feel that you are the person to fit this role and are looking to join a fast growing organization please do get in touch!