ALCHEMISTA is seeking an Executive Chef!
They are looking for an experienced Executive Chef to scale up their large-format, corporate catering operation. They serve high-end clients in the medical/tech/bioscience fields in Massachusetts, New York, and Washington D.C., AND they are currently expanding! In addition to sourcing from authentic local restaurants, they also produce their own, unique catering menus and Grab N Go items. Their food is simple, healthy, modern, and delicious.
This is a unique opportunity for the right person. Candidates must have a proven track record of success producing thousands of meals per day, at a consistent standard of quality, under unique circumstances. Their food is simple, healthy, and delicious. Ability to execute consistently with a small team required.
Duties include, but are no limited to: overseeing the execution of proprietary seasonal menus & menu items, (including hot & cold “grab & go” breakfast items, lunch menus, and pop-up concepts) at-scale. You will work directly with the Culinary Operations Manager to establish & maintain ALL food-related standards of execution, manage food & labor cost, and develop new menu items. Their Executive Chef will be responsible for managing their production kitchen(s); here in Boston and the greater Boston area.
They wish to always present the finest product available. It is their mission to do this with small, effective teams that exhibit control of portioning, food cost, economy of labor & storage space based on non-negotiable constraints, and maintain utmost sanitary and food safety standards in and around all production kitchens, vending vehicles, delivery vehicles, and catering space(s).
The right candidate will be in love with cooking and able to produce many different cuisines as their clients demand. You must also be familiar with ordering, scheduling, hiring, and counseling if need be. This is a generally a Monday through Friday position, but requires occasional weekend work. They are a rapidly growing company with a diverse staff and clientele. You must be able to produce at high volume, and still be cool under pressure.
This position requires a full-time schedule. Compensation includes a generous base salary. Benefits offered to eligible employees after 90 Days. In addition to compensation, they offer true work/life balance and a variety of other perks.
Please respond with Cover Letter, Resume, Verifiable References.