Executive Chef – Upscale Dining

Recruiter: Matthew Forgione

Washington, District of Columbia | Food & Beverage & Lodging | Not Remote | $115,000 to $125,000 | Job ID: 109584

Job Summary

We are a fast-growing brand seeking an Executive Chef for an upscale, chef-focused restaurant group with multiple concepts nationwide. Our restaurants have received coast-to-coast recognition for excellence. We offer scratch, farm-to-table food, and a memorable dining experience. If you are an exceptional developer of people and your team, coupled with the highest standards for hospitality and food quality we will be a great fit for you.

What you can expect from us

  • Highly competitive salary
  • Health Benefits Package 100% covered by the company
  • Paid Vacation in the first year
  • 401k w/Match
  • Exceptional training program
  • Room for advancement – we are growing exponentially!

You'll be a great fit when you have

  • 3+ years of experience as an Executive Chef in a high-volume fine dining or upscale restaurant – 10 million or more in sales
  • Culinary degree is a plus
  • Strong organizational, leadership, and problem-solving skills
  • The ability to take direction and motivate your team
  • Experience with New Restaurant Openings
  • Leadership presence and involvement in all areas of the business 
  • A true passion for hospitality and ensures the team delivers food excellence  

At Goodwin Recruiting we are committed to our core values. We take our value, Dedicated to Diversity & Inclusion, very seriously and will never discriminate against a candidate or client based on any protected classes. Our clients seek qualified candidates, and that is what we deliver. A person’s age, gender, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or arrest or conviction record has no bearing on whether he, she, or they are able to do the job. We evaluate the knowledge, skills, and abilities that meet the requirements of the position and aim to open doors and change lives. We value all people, understanding that uniqueness and diversity foster a stronger team that is innovative and brings varying perspectives to the table. We put our money where our mouth is and are proud of our efforts to identify a broad slate of candidates, with many hiring success stories to share.

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Additional Information

At Goodwin Recruiting we are committed to our core values. We take our value, Dedicated to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, very seriously and will never discriminate against a candidate or client based on any protected classes. Our clients seek qualified candidates, and that is what we deliver. A person’s age, gender, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or arrest or conviction record has no bearing on whether he, she, or they are able to do the job. We evaluate the knowledge, skills, and abilities that meet the requirements of the position and aim to open doors and change lives. We value all people, understanding that uniqueness and diversity foster a stronger team that is innovative and brings varying perspectives to the table. We put our money where our mouth is and are proud of our efforts to identify a broad slate of candidates, with many hiring success stories to share.

Matthew Forgione

Senior Recruiter

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Additional Information

At Goodwin Recruiting we are committed to our core values. We take our value, Dedicated to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, very seriously and will never discriminate against a candidate or client based on any protected classes. Our clients seek qualified candidates, and that is what we deliver. A person’s age, gender, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or arrest or conviction record has no bearing on whether he, she, or they are able to do the job. We evaluate the knowledge, skills, and abilities that meet the requirements of the position and aim to open doors and change lives. We value all people, understanding that uniqueness and diversity foster a stronger team that is innovative and brings varying perspectives to the table. We put our money where our mouth is and are proud of our efforts to identify a broad slate of candidates, with many hiring success stories to share.

Matthew Forgione

Senior Recruiter