Assistant Cook

Chelsea, London


posted4 months ago

pound £30000 Per Year

buildingsFinns of Chelsea

closed-date05 Oct 2023




Finns of Chelsea is a long-established gourmet food shop and catering business, based on the lively and foodie Chelsea Green. We are seeking a passionate and personable Cook to join our small but busy delicatessen kitchen; the role combines daily cooking for the shop with occasional event canapés, picnics and parties.

The ideal candidate must have a professional cooking qualification and ideally a minimum of 2 years’ experience within a commercial kitchen and/or fast paced catering environment. You must be a quick-learner, hard-worker and flexible to complement our existing team. The main ingredient we are looking for is a keen Cook who is interested in seasonal food, who is naturally organised and has a friendly, confident, and professional disposition. There is plenty of scope to make the role your own, and the freedom to bring fresh ideas to the table.

Whilst predominantly in the kitchen, you will also be expected to spend time serving in the shop forming relationships with customers; learning the tills as well as how to make a famous Finns coffee; answering the telephone; taking orders and meeting and helping clients plan their parties.

  • Full-time, permanent position, Monday to Friday (7.30 am – 4.30 pm).
  • One Saturday per month, 8.00 am – 4.00 pm.
  • Salary from £30,000 gross per annum (dependent on experience).
  • Benefits include lovely daytime hours; daily lunch and coffee; external evening and weekend events paid in addition; pension scheme enrolment and 25 days paid annual leave.

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