Sodexo Inc. Executive Chef 3 in MC LEAN, Virginia

Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking a Executive Chef for Government Services at the George Bush Center for Intelligence in McLean, Virginia.

We will deliver a wide range of services from retail, catering, and on-site dining services. The Executive Chef will support total production. Responsibilities include the supervision of the hourly staff with a focus on an excellent customer experience . Experience opening new business is strongly preferred.

Success in this role and in the relationship will require you to:

  • Be innovative every day

  • An eye for high end restaurant quality food

  • A strong focus in customer service

The ideal candidate has:

  • a strong culinary background, with the demonstrated ability to stay current with new trends

  • excellent leadership and communication skills with the ability to maintain the highest of culinary standards

  • strong mentoring and training skills.

Working for Sodexo: Are you ready to start your Sodexo career?

Apply Now! How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and other career growth opportunities, along with the performance of organizations. We believe it is important for our work to be meaningful to all who contribute to it, and we remain faithful to our mission, our core values and the ethical principles that have guided us since 1966. We support these values and help them thrive in each employee.

Position Summary

Provides culinary leadership within a large sized unit including menu planning, program execution and staff management & training. Works directly with internal and external clients managing the catering process from beginning through execution.

Key Duties

  • Implements & coordinates the culinary function.

  • Directs & trains cooks & utility workers.

  • Ensures food preparation & production meets operational standards.

  • Manages catering & retail areas.

  • Customer & Client satisfaction.

  • Financial management to include food cost & labor management.

  • Manages food & physical safety programs.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree

Basic Management Experience - 3 years

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years work experience in food or culinary services including restaurants, fast food, vending, catering services, institutional services, mall food courts, etc.

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

System ID 78349

Category Culinary

Relocation Type No

Employment Status Full-Time