Chefs needed at a New Port Terminal Operations

A new joint venture with a Foreign Partner/Investor for a New Port Terminal operations in Lagos State, has necessitated the recruitment of a self-motivated and experienced individual with proven performance track record and excellent references to fill the position below:

Job Title: Chef


  • Must be able to supervise, coordinate and direct all activities in the kitchen.
  • Estimate food consumption and requisition.
  • Receive and examine foodstuffs and supplies to ensure quality and quantity meet the established standards and specifications
  • Select and develop recipes based on type of food to be prepared and applying personal knowledge and experience in food preparations
  • Supervise personnel engaged in preparing, cooking and serving food items
  • Cook or otherwise prepare food according to recipe
  • Determine best way foods should be presented and create decorative food displays
  • Determine production schedules to ensure timely delivery of services
  • Estimate amount of cost required for food ingredients
  • Inspect supplies, equipment, and work areas to ensure conformance with standards
  • Monitor sanitation practice to ensure standards regulations are followed
  • Prepare and cook food of all types, either on a regular basis or for special guest or functions.
  • Coordinate planning, budgeting and purchasing for all food items
  • In addition to preparing African local dishes, must be able to adapt in preparing dishes such as Chinese, Lebanese, French and Spanish


  • Must be professionally sound
  • Must have at least 10 years working experience as a Chef in a world class cuisine
  • Must be time flexible and willing to work for extensve hours (such as night, early morning, weekends and public holidays)
  • Must be able to communicate in English
  • Ideal candidate must be able to work calmly, stay organized and be effective under pressure
  • Must be able to take directions well from others
  • Must be a graduate from recognized Catering school e.g. City and Guilds of London or its equivalent.
  • Can be a Nigeria or expatriate with first class references
  • Ideal candidate for this position must be well vast in both local and international Cuisine.


  • The remuneration package attached to this position is attractive, within industry standard and negotiable. Applicant must have a good verifiable references
  • Fully furnished comfortable apartment provided
  • Salary to be confirmed
  • Holiday entitlement to be agreed
  • Assit in obtaining work, permit if required

Location: Lagos

Closing Date
31st January, 2017.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications together with detailed CV's and a recent passport photograph via e-mail to:


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