web analytics

Find a new opportunity

Hotel. Casino. Private Club. Resort. Vacation Club. Restaurant.

Executive Chef Asheville- New Opening!

Asheville, NC 28801

Posted: 12/02/2022 Country: US Job ID: 330 Salary: $60,000.00 to $70,000 State/Province: NC

Job Description

Executive Chef - NEW STORE OPENING!

Casual Upscale Dining
Salary Up to $70,000 (DOE)

Are you an Executive Chef passionate about your culinary skills? Our Company is searching for a Professional Executive Chef to lead a polished culinary staff. To become the Executive Chef of our new establishment, apply today for our new location in Asheville, NC. We employ hospitality professionals who are competitive, expect to win and can build sales. We are a great company for talented Culinary Professionals to make their mark! Don’t miss this fresh, exciting and rewarding career opportunity in a New Restaurant Opening as an Executive Chef in Asheville, NC

Title of Position – Executive Chef - New Store Opening

Job Description: The Executive Chef will lead a team full of culinary professionals, set high standards, and produce great tasting food, all while following corporate recipes. Our Executive Chef needs to be extremely motivated, hardworking, energetic, experienced and fully capable of leading a group of culinary experts. The right candidate will support the culinary development of their team to ensure menu items are executed with excellence all of the time. Along with team building and motivating, the person in this position must be able to communicate effectively with vendors to obtain the freshest ingredients at the best prices possible, have the ability to perform cost analysis and have a firm understanding of P&L management.

Duties and Responsibilities:

· Creating an overall vision and plan for the restaurant

· Designing innovative restaurant menus to suit the theme of the restaurant

· Designing new dishes to fit the menu and keeping customers returning to try new dishes

· Developing menus and item pricing

· Sourcing unique ingredients for the menus, and keeping stock levels fully up to date

· Keeping the kitchen fully equipped with all the tools and inventory

· Ensuring that the quality of food is consistently high and that hygiene standards are exceeded

· Organizing, employing, training new staff and motivating staff in the kitchen and on the restaurant floor

· Organizing budgets and finances for the kitchen

· Assisting kitchen staff with food prep and recipe creation

· Purchasing food and supplies from vendors approved by the company


  • The Executive Chef must possess 3-5 years high-volume Kitchen Management experience
  • Proven experience creating a safe work environment incorporating team work and professional development is necessary for the Executive Chef
  • The Executive Chef must have proven success in controlling of costs associated with running a profitable business such as food, labor and beverage
  • The ability to handle stress in a productive way is a must for the Executive Chef
  • The Executive Chef must have the ability to delegate while maintaining control
Apply Now – Executive Chef in Asheville, NC
If you would like to be considered for this position, email your resume to kimber@geckohospitality.com

Job Requirements

Fine dining, Knife Skills

Meet Your Recruiter

Apply Online
Apply with LinkedIn Apply with Facebook Apply with Twitter
9 people have applied to this job

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.

About Asheville, NC

Ready to embark on a career journey in the picturesque region around Asheville, North Carolina? Nestled in the stunning Blue Ridge Mountains, this area offers not only a thriving job market but also a vibrant arts scene with renowned galleries like the Asheville Art Museum and vibrant theaters like the Asheville Community Theatre. Known for its farm-to-table cuisine and craft breweries, Asheville beckons with its eclectic culture and outdoor adventures in the nearby Pisgah National Forest and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Join us in exploring job opportunities that promise growth and fulfillment in this charming and enchanting city!