Pastry Chef Job in Kenya

Pastry Chef

Reporting to the Executive Chef


Oversee the Pastry Section in the F&B Kitchen department by demonstrating strong leadership qualities with attention to detail.

Accountable for the quality and consistency of all pastry products produced and served.

Demonstrate a ‘hands-on’ approach to all bakery products produced in the Pastry section ensuring quality, presentation, and consistency standards meet company standards.

Assist with the development of standardized recipes for all menu items. Ensure that recipes are accurate and updated as needed.

Ensure that all food products prepared meet the established specifications and standards.

Ensure proper levels of bakery and pastry items are prepared based on forecasted needs and their prompt delivery to the designated outlet for guest consumption.

Assign tasks effectively for the efficient use of allocated labour ensuring maximum results are achieved.

Act as a team leader, trainer, and motivator for the pastry department working closely with and maintaining good relations with all culinary team members and other departments.

Seek to maintain knowledge of industry trends in the world of pastry and baking.


The positions are challenging and call for a dynamic, confident, aggressive, and forward-thinking person with the following attributes;

Aged 32 – 45 years

Be holders of a Diploma in bakery/pastry from Kenya Utalii College or any other internationally recognized hotel training institution.

Have at least five (5) years of experience in a similar position in a large organization, specializing in making cakes, bread, and general baking.

Fully competent in all aspects of baking and pastry.

Ability to handle multiple tasks and work well in environments with time constraints.

Ability to work in tight production schedules and set quotas for several items to be produced daily.

Innately creative and self-motivated.

Sound knowledge of hygiene and safety standards in the Kitchen and possess the discipline to enforce those standards.

Be Computer literate.

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