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Sought position:
Commis chef - main kitchen
Ref ID: n°35141
Town: London
Country : United Kingdom
Contract type: Long term contract
Salary: competitive
Experience: entry level
Job status: Employee
Job category: Kitchen
Online since 2018/03/13
This job position is still available for the week of 2018-03-12

The Lanesborough London

Number of rooms and suites: 93

The Lanesborough London is looking for...

Commis chef - main kitchen (M/F)

We are looking for a talented and passionate Commis Chef to join a fantastic culinary team in our main kitchen at The Lanesborough. One of London’s pre-eminent dining destinations, The Lanesborough is celebrated as much for its exceptional food and drink as its beautiful rooms and suites. With seven individually designed private dining rooms representing some of the most refined event spaces London has to offer, a business meeting, special occasion or social gathering at The Lanesborough will exceed every expectation. From the vibrant Library Bar to the intimate Garden Room to the stately Withdrawing Room, to the Michelin-starred restaurant Céleste, The Lanesborough offers an exclusive culinary experience.
As Commis Chef, you will be supporting the production and mise en place of an excellent food offering, being able to adapt when necessary based on guests' requirements. Flexibility is required to be involved in different sections and take a pro-active approach in developing your knowledge in all areas.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a fantastic culinary team in one of London’s most exclusive luxury hotels and offers excellent career and development opportunities. The ideal candidate would be able to demonstrate the following attributes:
  • Experience in as similar role within a fine dining restaurant preferred but not   essential
  • Show drive and passion for food and cooking
  • Exhibit excellent technical and natural cooking abilities
  • Excellent command of the English language
  • Food Hygiene Level 2 certification preferred although not essential for commencement as will be certified with the Company
  • Please note this role requires an element of manual handling and on occasion heavy lifting
In return we offer fantastic industry leading rewards and benefits (Conditions apply):                                       
  • Dental and Optical Benefits  
  • Season Ticket Loan
  • Private Medical Insurance  
  • Meals on Duty
  • Enhanced Pension Scheme
  • Tailored Uniforms
  • Cycle Scheme (Loan to Purchase)  
  • Dry Cleaning (Non Uniformed Ambassadors)
  • Childcare Vouchers  
  • Training & Development Plans
  • Social Committee Activities
  • Training Fund Assistance
  • Awards & Recognition Programs
In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.


With its enviable location at the heart of London, in prestigious Knightsbridge, and panoramic views of Hyde Park, The Lanesborough has long been considered one of the world’s most luxurious hotels.
The Lanesborough’s legacy lies with it having been built on the former home of Viscount Lanesborough and remains one of London’s most revered Regency landmarks. The elegant surroundings, exquisite cuisine, unsurpassed attention to detail and world-renowned service will be second to none.
The Lanesborough captures the sense of a grand residence and offers 93 guest rooms, including 43 suites, and a personal butler service for all guests. Oetker Collection manages the hotel, they have the most inspiring selection of masterpiece hotels in the world. Oetker Collection embodies the finest of traditional European hospitality. These elite luxury hotels are strung together like pearls on a chain. Each is one-of-a-kind, unified by a desire to deliver the very best of life.



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