Executive Chef

Executive Chef

Posted May 20, 2020

R-177972

Portland Marriott City Center

520 Southwest Broadway

Portland, OR 97205

Telephone (503) 226-6300

We’re crafting a new bar and restaurant concept people will want to check out when Portland dining resumes. Quintessentially Portland, High Horse will be unique. 

We’re searching for a rad Executive Chef who can develop a strong team and support and improve upon our F&B concept with a focus on taking it to the next level in quality, presentation, service and overall experience.  We won’t take ourselves too seriously but our location is going to be a seriously cool place to drink regional favorites, eat true Portland foodie food and experience this great city

Now, let us provide the setting for your expertise and creativity as Executive Chef.

As Executive Chef, you will

  • Channel your culinary passion into all aspects of food operations, including outlets and banquet facilities. You’ll focus on exceeding customer expectations while simultaneously driving revenue and maximizing profit.
  • Oversee kitchen financials. Partnering with Finance, recommend the budget and ensure food and labor costs fall within budget for optimized flow-through.
  • Lead an energized, inspired kitchen. Create an atmosphere that fosters teamwork and elicits constructive feedback. Lead a diverse team by modeling the way, by empowering, and coaching throughout the employment lifecycle. Oversee the safety of the environment and food for your staff and customers.
  • Create with a passion to delight. Demonstrate individuality in your menu conceptions and be willing to implement new cooking techniques. Take pride in your dishes and maintain consistency in taste and quality.

Fundamentals

A minimum of two years of culinary school is preferred, but we are willing to take into account any other combination of education and experience that produces the required knowledge and skill set. You must be prepared to obtain any additional licenses or certificates, such as the State Health certificate, in order to comply with state law.

Interstate Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please call (703) 387-3888 or email ADA.Assistance@interstatehotels.com with the nature of your accommodation request and include the Hotel location and title of the job opening. Please allow one (1) business day for a reply.

Portland Marriott City Center

249 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

Our boutique hotel enables guests to tap into the pulse of Portland's most enchanting urban rhythms. With such a wonderful location, we're a traveler's delight. Since we are in the center of the city's business district, our downtown hotel is near great shopping, restaurants and MAX Light Rail. Featuring 249 luxurious guest rooms, a state-of-the-art fitness center and 3,500 square feet of meeting space, we're a top choice among downtown, boutique hotels for anyone's next event. On-site event planners with years of experience and knowledge in the industry are ready to assist with every detail. Plus, we are a member of Green Hotels Global, meaning we are advocates for environmentally friendly practices. From serving sustainable food in our restaurants to using natural cleaning products, our boutique hotel cares about the environment. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, we welcome all visitors to the Portland Marriott City Center.