IHG Executive Chef - InterContinental Sydney in Sydney, Australia


At InterContinental ® Hotels & Resorts our role is to put the glamour into international travel. That’s where you come in. When you’re part of the InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand you’re more than just a job title.

At InterContinental Hotels & Resorts we look for people who are charming, confident, and internationally-minded; people who know what it takes to exceed guest expectations.

Join us as an Executive Chef at InterContinental Sydney. You’ll have ambition, talent and obviously, some key skills. Because, for this vital role, we’re looking for someone who can join our charming and cosmopolitan team.

As Executive Chef of InterContinental's luxury hotels you need to be a truly exceptional professional who is passionate about food, wine and delivering a superior guest experience.

This role requires a strong leader with the ability to strategically plan and also operationally execute the food offering in this luxury five star hotel. You'll be responsible for the delivery of food quality that reflects the InterContinental brand, adhere to brand standards and policies along with the management and achievement of profit for all food and beverage outlets, including the hotel’s two Restaurants, Lobby Lounge, Club InterContinental, Room Service and Banquet operations which is a large part of our business. You will inspire your colleagues and have the genuine care to train and develop a high performing team to strive for continued excellence and financial success for the department. Overseeing a smooth operation that adheres to local health, safety and other compliance concerns will be second nature for you, and you will be a true brand ambassador in everything you do.


To be successful in this role, you will be an experienced Executive Sous Chef with demonstrated performance in a complex hotel environment, or a current Executive Chef with a ‘hands on’ style, who understands and can deliver on the expectations of luxury from a guest perspective, and have demonstrated financial results within a similar size hotel operation.

Ideally, you will have a minimum of 4 years experience in a similar role, delivering high level of food quality within a luxury hotel environment. You will have relevant culinary qualifications, experience across all areas of the kitchen, demonstrated performance leading a successful team and worked with food safety systems such as HACCP.

In return for your hard work, you can look forward to a benefits package including hotel discounts worldwide as well exceptional professional development and career progression. What’s more, because your career will be as unique as you are, we’ll give you all the tailored support you need to make a great start, be involved and grow.

And because the InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand belongs to the IHG® family of brands, you’ll also benefit from all of the opportunities that come from being part of a successful, global hospitality company with over 5000 hotels in over 100 countries around the world.

So whoever you are, whatever you love doing, bring your passion to the InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand and IHG and we’ll make sure you’ll have room to be yourself. Find out more about joining us today by going to careers.ihg.com at http://www.ihg.jobs

Job: Kitchen

Location: Australia-Sydney

Requisition ID: SYD004817