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Employment Opportunity: U.S. Consulate Seeks House Manager/Chef
April 22, 2022

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Looking to advance your career in a dynamic environment? In this full-time position, you will have the opportunity to manage a high-profile, historic Bermuda residence and create dining and event experiences for VIP guests, including high-ranking officials.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Experience supervising employees and contractors, including managing a kitchen
  • Strong budget management experience
  • Significant experience preparing fine dining cuisine
  • Expertise in offering plant-based dining options
  • Excellent knowledge of food safety including HACCP
  • Strong customer service and communication skills, organization and leadership skills
  • A passion for service and quality
  • Warm, friendly upbeat personality/attitude
  • Able to work in a fast paced/high volume environment
  • Flexible schedule to work evenings and weekends
  • Ability to drive is necessary, valid Bermuda Driving License is required
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Able to pass random drug and alcohol testing
  • Ensure home and property are well and properly maintained
  • Supervise all work required on the property
  • Procure and prepare food and beverages
  • Preparation of representational engagements, large and small
  • Ability to respond to unplanned events or emergency situations at all times
Preferred qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree in Culinary Arts or eight years relevant experience
  • Proficient in menu development, cost controls, purchasing and inventory with a focus on sourcing and utilizing local food products
  • Possesses a passion for sustainability

Directly applicable experience and references are required. Salary is dependent on experience.  This position is exempt from a Bermuda Immigration Work Permit, however, overseas applicants will not be considered.  Interested persons should forward a cover letter and resume via e-mail to HamiltonHR@state.gov.  Closing date for applications: May 9, 2022.

Job Advert – House Manager