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Executive Chef - The Henry Jones Art Hotel

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Work type: Full time
Location: Hobart
Function: Chef/Cook

As Australia’s first dedicated art hotel, The Henry Jones merges one of Tasmania’s most significant industrial heritage sites with modern design and contemporary art to create a decadent and sophisticated guest experience. The hotel is a living and breathing art gallery, exhibiting over 400 works from an eclectic mix of Tasmanian artists – all set against a backdrop of rich industrial heritage and stories of the hotel’s former life as an internationally renowned Jam Factory. With nationally-acclaimed restaurants and bars, award-winning architecture and two equally iconic sister properties in MACq 01 Hotel and Saffire Freycinet, The Henry Jones offers just as much in career opportunity as it does in guest experience.

The Henry Jones offers an exciting and varied unique mix of venues; Landscape Restaurant, IXL Long Bar, Peacock and Jones, Jam Packed Café and Lounge, as well as a contemporary, stylish and flexible Conferencing and Event offering. To support the ongoing success and future growth, we have a fantastic opportunity for a suitably qualified Executive Chef who enjoy large scale operations within a boutique and specialised environment.

Reporting to the General Manager, you are a strong and successful leader who is able to manage a multi-faceted and skilled team. As Executive Chef at The Henry Jones, you are accountable for the overall performance of kitchen operations, including;

• Ensuring all food offerings are of the highest standard and on trend,
• Consistently exceeding guest expectations, and
• Contributing to strategic planning.

Along with enjoying a hands-on approach, you also enjoy taking the time to engage with guests, along with building relationships with suppliers and industry partners. You have proven technical kitchen skills, excellent commercial acumen and understand how to drive business performance.

In return for your contribution, The Henry Jones Art Hotel offers a competitive remuneration package, a supportive team environment, and the opportunity to grow and work with some of best hospitality professionals. You will also benefit from a wide range of employee benefits, and be a part of an environment where values and team culture are of high importance.

For more information about our properties, or various restaurants, please visit our website at

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For any enquiries, please contact Hayley Bowden on (03) 6210 7662 or email:

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Applications close: Tasmania Standard Time

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