Sous Chef Job Ankole Grill (32K) Kenya 2020
Career Employment Kenya: Sous Chef Job Ankole Grill (32K) Kenya 2020
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Junior Sous Chef Job, Latest Hotel Jobs In Kenya 2020, 

Location: Kitisuru, Nairobi,

Terms of Service: 1-year Contract (renewable on satisfactory performance),

Salary: KES 32,000 Monthly,

Who are we?

Named after the beautiful, ancient, iconic cattle breed of East Africa, the Ankole Watusi, we aspire to bring you a unique African steak – house experience!

We invite you to be part of our team by submitting your application to the following role based in Nairobi.

Main Purpose & Scope The Job

The Junior Sous Chef will assist the Head Chef, Assistant Head Chef and the Senior Sous Chef to ensure the overall quality and profitability of the kitchen in accordance with Ankole Grill policies, procedures, and standards established to ensure maximum customer satisfaction.


  • Ensure the consistency in the preparation of all food items according to company recipes and standards.
  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and proactive guest service while supporting fellow Colleagues
  • Ensure all kitchen Colleagues are aware of standards and expectations
  • Liaise with the Senior Chefs to keep open lines of communication regarding guest feedback
  • Maintain proper rotation of product in all chillers to minimize wastage/spoilage
  • Have full knowledge of all menu items, daily features and promotions
  • Ensure the cleanliness and maintenance
  • Follow kitchen policies, procedures and service standards
  • Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage
  • Ensure that high standards of sanitation, cleanliness of all work areas, utensils, and equipment,
  • Ensure that safety is maintained throughout all kitchen areas always
  • Provide training and professional development opportunities for junior kitchen staff.
  • Work closely with the Executive chef, Assistant Head chef and Senior Sous Chef in setting up, maintaining and improving the quality of food and service offered to our customers
  • Hygiene- Being a senior member of the team, the Jr Sous Chef must oversee the implementation and practice of proper hygiene in the whole kitchen. He/she must also keep a close eye and deal very firmly with the offenders.
  • Ensuring that the (HACCP) is adhered to on a daily basis by all members of staff.
  • Keeps the Executive chef fully informed of all rising issues, unusual matters of significance, promptly taking corrective actions where necessary.
  • *In addition to the above, the Junior Sous Chef may be given such other duties, as the Management may deem necessary.


  • A minimum of 4 years’ food preparation experience, preferably in a high volume, luxury hotel/restaurant environment.
  • 2 years’ experience in a supervisory role within a high level culinary establishment.
  • Diploma or certificate in food production,
  • HACCP and hygiene training
  • Practical culinary skills
  • Excellent English verbal and written skills.
  • Excellent leadership motivation and team building skills.
  • Knowledge of current food trends and best practices.
  • Strong safety and hygiene awareness
  • Understanding of purchasing and maintenance of kitchen equipment.
  • Familiarity with professional kitchen equipment.
  • Understanding of food safety practices
  • Able to work under pressure and long hours
  • Excellent personal hygiene and grooming habits.
  • Customer service oriented with a lively, energetic, and outgoing personality.
  • Well-organized and detail oriented.
  • Strong safety and hygiene awareness
  • Knowledgeable about the culinary industry.
  • Be open to working flexible shifts and on weekends and holidays.

How To Apply

Are you interested in this position and do you meet the minimum requirements? Apply by sending an email with your CV and a convincing cover letter to

Include passport picture, current, expected salary and notice period with your CV.

The application deadline is 11th October 2020.

Due to the urgency to fill the position, shortlisting will be done on an ongoing basis.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.