1. Integral
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Delano Dubai (Opening October 2024), Dubai, United Arab Emirates



Executive Chef


Luxury & Lifestyle

Company Description

Ennismore, the fastest-growing lifestyle and leisure hospitality company, is bringing the iconic Delano brand to the UAE for the first time. When Delano South Beach arrived on the Miami scene in 1995, it introduced an entirely fresh take on 5-star luxury and marked the inception of lifestyle hospitality. Delano was celebrated for its blend of timeless elegance, modern design, and vibrant energy; it became the social hub, bringing together the who’s who of the fashion and entertainment world. Guided by the same principles that propelled the original Delano to icon status, Delano Dubai will usher in a new era of sophisticated style and elevated service to the UAE.

Located on the pristine shores of Bluewaters Island, the Delano Dubai resort will boast an array of luxury rooms and suites, four exceptional culinary and mixology experiences, an ocean front swimming pool and a wellness studio. 

Job Description

• Oversee all aspects of kitchen operations, including menu planning, food preparation, and staff management.
• Design innovative menus that reflect the restaurant's culinary concept, seasonal ingredients, and guest preferences.
• Lead and motivate kitchen staff, providing guidance, training, and support to ensure high-quality food production.
• Manage inventory levels and food costs, implementing cost-effective measures while maintaining quality.
• Ensure compliance with food safety and sanitation standards, as well as health regulations.
• Collaborate with other departments to coordinate food service and ensure guest satisfaction.
• Stay updated on industry trends and culinary innovations, incorporating them into menu development.
• Handle administrative tasks such as scheduling, budgeting, and reporting.


About You:

• Extensive experience in upscale luxury hotel kitchen, with a minimum of 5-7 years in culinary leadership roles.
• Capable of manning high-volume, fast-paced operations and leading big teams.
• Previous working experience in a truly global work environment is essential.
• Exceptional skills in developing menus, creating new recipes, implementing ingredients and modern techniques, cost control.
• Strong leadership skills to inspire and motivate teams to achieve excellence consistently.
• Flexibility and adaptability to thrive in a dynamic hospitality environment, adjusting to guest preferences, seasonal ingredients, and industry trends.
• Genuine passion for culinary and a commitment to delivering exceptional guest experiences, with a relentless pursuit of excellence.
• Knowledge of various culinary techniques / procedures.
• Strong knowledge of all kitchen operations.
• Creative flair and passion for culinary excellence, with a focus on delivering exceptional dining experiences.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
• Strong organizational and problem-solving abilities, with attention to detail.
• Flexibility and adaptability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
• Culinary degree or equivalent certification is preferred.

These qualifications and attributes are crucial for excelling in the role of Executive Chef ensuring effective leadership, operational excellence, and outstanding guest experiences.

This position requires a dynamic and innovative chef who can lead a team to deliver high-quality cuisine and exceptional guest experiences

Additional Information

We are dedicated to fostering your growth and success every step of the way. We understand the importance of providing you with the support, training, and leadership necessary to excel in your role. That's why we offer comprehensive training and development programs tailored to sharpen your skills and elevate your expertise in the luxury hospitality sector. Your journey with us is not just about achieving your goals but also about continuously refining your capabilities and making meaningful contributions to our shared success.

Diversidade & Inclusão para a Accor significa acolher cada um e respeitar suas diferenças, priorizando apenas qualidades e habilidades na ampliação de oportunidades de emprego e desenvolvimento. Nossa ambição é proporcionar emprego com propósito, e uma cultura acolhedora, excelentes condições de trabalho e promover o desenvolvimento de todas as pessoas, incluindo as pessoas com deficiência. Não hesite em nos informar de quaisquer necessidades específicas que possa ter para que possamos levá-las em consideração.


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