Fox & the Knife – Sous Chef

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

Are you an experienced Sous Chef or talented line cook looking to take the next step in your career? They offer a competitive salary, two weeks of paid vacation, $1000 bonus at six months of employment, health and dental insurance, two days off in a row, yearly educational stipend and a chance to learn and grow with our dedicated team.

Chef 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 in upscale casual or fine dining restaurants. The Chef will work directly with Akunowicz and Chef de Cuisine Tessa Bristol.

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. Send inquiries to the email address below.

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How to apply

Email: kakunowicz@gmail.com

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