CHEF (1)
Full Time
January 16, 2024
Chilema, Zomba
January 19, 2024

Company: Chilema Ecumenical Training and Conference Centre

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Chilema Ecumenical Training and Conference Centre invite applications from suitable and experienced person to fill the vacant post of:


CHEF (1)

Reporting to: The Executive Director

Main Tasks:

  • Supervise staff and the preparation of all food handling personnel and food preparation areas;
  • Ensuring food is prepared as per food preparation requirements.
  • Produce the centre’s menu and ensure plate presentability and total quality management.
  • Ensure meals are produced on time, and sufficient quantities are available.
  • Teach new staff required skills to perform their role.
  • Delegate duties to kitchen staff.
  • Ensure that any staffing issues are resolved fairly and quickly and report to the relevant authorities on the same.
  • Manage kitchen stocks to ensure that wastage is minimised by careful supervision of food preparation methods.
  • Ensure that the entire Kitchen is kept clean and hygienic at all times and be able to implement quality standard as per Malawi Bureau of Standards.
  • Ensure proper hygienic storage methods are utilised.
  • Ensure staffs are aware and follow safe work practices at all times.
  • Be able to handle catering business in the absence of the administrative secretary.



  • Proven experience as chef
  • Exceptional proven ability of kitchen management
  • Ability in delegating responsibilities and monitoring progress
  • Outstanding communication and leadership skills
  • Up-to-date with culinary trends and optimized kitchen processes
  • Must be computer literate.



  • Certificate in Food production from any recognized institution and Diploma will be an added advantage.
  • Malawi School Certificate of Education.
  • Must have a minimum of 3 to 5 years work experience in any reputable hotel set-up.


Application letters with a detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) plus names of three traceable referees and their contact numbers should be sent by e-mail or delivered by hand to:

The Executive Director

Chilema Ecumenical Training and Conference Centre

Private Bag 2, CHILEMA

Or by email to: Phone Numbers: 0 999 258 526/0 996 294 135

Applications to be received not later than 19th January, 2024. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

All official correspondences to be addressed to the Executive Director.