Fox & the Knife – Chef de Cuisine

James Beard award winner Karen Akunowicz’s South Boston restaurant Fox & the Knife is searching for a Chef de Cuisine to join their team.

Akunowicz’s vibrant Enoteca was named Best New Restaurant in America by Food + Wine Magazine, and was a James Beard Finalist for Best New restaurant in America. Fox & the Knife offers traditional Italian food with a modern sensibility, focusing on their handmade pastas, bright antipasti and their Aperitivi and Amaro programs.

The right candidate for this position is an industry professional with at least 2 years of experience as a CDC or Executive Sous Chef in upscale casual or fine dining restaurants. The Chef will work directly with Akunowicz and Director of Operations Kristie Weiss.

Candidates must have a passion for cooking, an eye for detail and strong leadership qualities. Experience with fresh pasta and Italian cuisine preferred, and creativity a must. They are looking for an enthusiastic, systems oriented, hospitality pro who thrives in an open kitchen. High commitment to kindness, quality and guest experience are of utmost importance.

Other requirements for this position include but are not limited to:

  • A passion for training and developing staff, and the ability to motivate their team.
  • Excellent cooking skills and creativity.
  • Excels at recipe development and excellent food cost.
  • Scheduling
  • Awesome verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail and has a sense of urgency
  • High level of organization

Benefits include health insurance, paid time off, built in education, educational stipend and opportunity for growth within the company.

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