Head Chef

The Mayfair Townhouse, London (West), London, W1J 7BN

We’re seeking a passionate and innovative head chef to lead our kitchen brigade at The Mayfair Townhouse

Aim of the role

The Head Chef will work with the senior team to create and design new menus and dishes for the Dandy Bar, Breakfast and Room Service at a consistently high standard.


  • The Head Chef to take ownership and be accountable for the successful design, creation and ongoing improvement of food, drink and equipment products across the hotel.
  • To take ownership and proactively deliver a consistent and ongoing product improvement strategy.
  • To take ownership and proactively seek out new products which reflect the business food philosophy.
  • To show passion and pride in driving the creation, launch and improvement of seasonal menus across our outlets.
  • To be confident and lead measurable product marketing initiatives, both internal and external to the business, which add value to company sales results.
  • To constantly be on the ball and one step ahead and come up with exciting & viable products to drive the business acumen.
  • To be passionate in assist with the training, induction and development of the kitchen brigade.
  • To be confident in ensuring that in the preparation and presentation of food, the highest standards are maintained at all times.
  • To work towards and ensure a positive relationship exists between the Restaurant and the Kitchen, focusing on respect and teamwork.
  • To constantly focus on guest care and service. Ensuring that everything that is done well improves and enhances the guest experience.
  • To be passionate and attend any necessary training sessions or meetings.
  • To make sure that Company Policy, the Vision Statement, and Departmental Objectives are followed and utilised at all times.

What we can offer you:

  • Cashback Healthcare scheme after 3 months service
  • Staff stays and Friends & Family rate at all our Iconic Properties
  • 25% discount on all F&B at Iconic properties
  • Company Pension 
  • 28 days+ paid holiday
  • Social Events
  • Free meals on duty
  • Continued career development through training and grants
  • Team assistance helpline and access to professional services


Iconic Luxury Hotels launched The Mayfair Townhouse in December 2020.
Situated near London's Green Park, The Mayfair Townhouse is Iconic Luxury Hotels' fifth luxury hotel.

Located on Half Moon Street alongside Piccadilly, The Mayfair Townhouse will debut with 172 rooms & suites. The Dandy Bar, private gym and versatile event spaces. Mayfair is synonymous with status, heritage and prestige and up until the mid 18th century was largely rural, famous for its annual May Fair. The townhouses lining Half Moon Street formed the setting for Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest.

172 rooms & suites

The Mayfair Townhouse is in a discreet London address that is steps away from Green Park, upscale shopping and several of London's most acclaimed restaurants.

The Dandy Bar