Adam Smith International
  Afghanistan Unspecified 553
Date Posted:Feb 28, 2011
Closing Date:Mar 10, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Services
Salary Range:40000 - 45000 USD undefined
Years of Experience:Fresh
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About Adam Smith International:


Adam Smith International is a British consultancy organisation which has been working in Afghanistan on economic and government reform since early 2002.

Job Summary:

The chef will be responsible for meal preparation (lunch and dinner) for international consultants in guesthouse conditions. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering a high standard of quality in meal preparation, maintaining hygienic conditions, nutritional balancing and variety of meals presented. Prepare menus and discuss those with residents of the guesthouse for further comments. The chef should be initiative and hard working to expand the variety of dishes. He has to manage the kitchen staff and supervise them with preparation of meals for national staff too. He will need to practice the appropriate hygiene standards.

Provinces to travel:

Duties & Responsibilities:

Prepare international meals with high standards
Maintain both kitchen and personal hygiene as a high standard
Prepare menus and ready to discuss those with internationals
Do grocery/supply shopping upon request
Manage the kitchen staff (chef assistants)
Supervise the food prepared for the national staff

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1. Private or public sector experience as head chef or lead cook for international menus – minimum 2 years – please supply references to this effect with your application
2. Ability to deliver varied, high quality meal planning and nutritional needs
3. Ability to train assistant
4. Spoken and written English Language ability at a level that meets reasonable standards in communication with International Advisers
5. Rich experience of international recipes and dishes
6. School graduate, University degree would be a plus
7. Experience with management of staff
8. Documented course completion in this field
9. Ability to work in a multinational environment
10. Initiative and hard working

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