Relief Executive Chef – 5* Lodge – Botswana

Kendrick Recruitment has an exciting opportunity for a creative, self-motivated and hard-working Relief Executive Chef for a 5 star exclusive Botswana. The successful candidate will report to the Concession Managers and should be willing to work for extended periods in a remote environment.


Responsibilities include:

  • Management and participation of daily kitchen operations and food production in camp
  • Menu planning in line with seasonal availability and trends
  • Menu planning in line with dietary restrictions
  • Costing, ordering and stock control and any administrative duties
  • Training and developing the kitchen team
  • Managing, motivating and mentoring staff members


Requirements include:

  • Tertiary qualifications
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in a similar position, preferably in a remote environment
  • Experience in menu planning, stock taking and ordering for 5 star establishment – preferably remote environment lodge type establishment
  • Experience in successful staff training and mentoring
  • Experience in kitchen team management
  • Fully computer literate in Windows suite


This is a live in position with flight in & out on routine leave schedules. The salary is BWP15000-18000 and the package also includes medical aid.