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Convene // conference & meeting spaces
 
New York City    Posted: Monday, August 22, 2022
 
   
 
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Convene is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer & we believe that diverse teams are the best teams. We live our values of GRIT (Genuine, Relentless, Integrity & Teamwork) & strive to create an inclusive & equitable workplace where everyone can be their true selves, where we all show up for each other. 

In line with our goal to be 1% better every day, we are committed to listening, learning, growing & improving.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds, experiences, abilities & perspectives to join us on this journey.

What Youll Do:

The Chef requires experience in high volume environments with a focus on presentation & conference style catering. As a Chef, you will be responsible for maintenance of budgeted food cost, ordering, menu development, sanitation & HACCP guidelines, as well conducting daily ordering & inventory. 

  • Maintain full knowledge of menus, recipes, & other pertinent information
  • Constantly increasing knowledge of culinary & other products & services
  • Responsible for constant sanitation, organization, & proper food handling
  • Labor control & managing the Cashiers & staff
  • Managing a caf with revolving menu
  • Payroll & HRIS duties

What We Look For: 

  • A.O.S. Degree in Culinary Arts or culinary certificate & required experience
  • Minimum 3-5 years of progressive culinary/kitchen management experience, depending upon formal degree of training
  • Experience leading culinary teams up to 15 people
  • Extensive catering experience
  • High volume, complex foodservice operations experience highly desirable
  • Institutional & batch cooking experiences a plus
  • Hand-on chef experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge of food & catering trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls, & presentation
  • Must be experienced with computers, to include Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Outlook, E-mail, & the Internet
  • Must be willing to participate in client satisfaction programs/activities
  • SerySafe/NYC DOH certified highly desirable
  • Flexible & long hours sometimes required; rotating work schedule that may include nights & weekends
  • Move, lift, carry, push, pull & place objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds without assistance
  • Reach overhead & below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, & stooping
  • Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time

Who We Are:

Convene is the leading provider of premium meeting & workday experiences with a global network of venues & flexible office locations. Combining design, technology, & hospitality to elevate todays modern work experience, Convene creates the spaces & experiences that help teams succeed. With Studio, an all-in-one solution for digitally-enabled events, & 23 locations across the U.S. & London including meeting spaces & flexible workplaces, Convene creates your best day at work, wherever it happens. The company has been named one of Americas 100 Most Promising Companies by Forbes & a Best Workplace by both & Fortune Magazine.

Were Here For You: 

At Convene, youll receive:

  • Excellent health coverage for you & your family starting day one
  • Medical & insurance navigation support through Eden Health
  • Flexible vacation time plus time off for your birthday
  • Two business closures per year to allow all employees to unplug & recharge 
  • 401K plan with company matching
  • Professional development support 
  • Access to healthy meals & snacks at work (when in the office) 
  • A chance to be part of a dynamic, growing team 
  • The opportunity to have a significant impact on your team & the business in the work that you do 
  • A culture of GRIT (Genuine, Relentless, Integrity & Teamwork)

We require all employees, regardless of location, to be fully vaccinated (including boosters, if eligible) against Covid-19 by the time they start, subject to any applicable accommodations. Therefore, if you were to join Convene, subject to any applicable accommodations, you would need to be fully vaccinated by your hire date to be eligible to start in the role. As a condition of employment, you would need to submit official COVID-19 vaccine documentation. Convene will consider & review reasonable accommodation requests based on medical or religious grounds for qualified candidates.

Convene is committed to building an inclusive & diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer & welcome people from all backgrounds, experiences, abilities & perspectives. #LI-AS1

 
 
 
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