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Kitchen Porter - Royal Exchange (FT Mon to Fri Only)

Job description

Kitchen Porter – Royal Exchange


Taking pride of place at the Royal Exchange Courtyard in Bank, the Fortnum’s Restaurant and Bar is one of London’s most Instagrammable restaurants. Serving a luxurious selection of fine caviar and oysters to hand carved smoked salmon with our very own selection of cocktails. The restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and afternoon tea 5 days a week.


We are currently looking for a Kitchen Porter to work with the back of house team, ensuring our kitchen maintains the highest standards of hygiene. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a fine dining establishment.


Key Accountabilities:


  • Assisting the chefs with their day to day duties

  • Demonstrate a level of planning, organising, and time management to carry out all your duties

  • Ensure adherence to company policies, controls and standards (e.g. due diligence, cleanliness, and HSE)

  • Maintain a safe, hygienic and secure working environment

  • Maintain food safety when storing, holding, preparing, cooking and serving food

  • Help with the preparation of any dishes that are required

  • Work effectively as part of the kitchen team


We expect the successful candidate to have the following skills and experience:


  • Have the ability to juggle different tasks, from keeping the kitchen spotless and pot washing to helping chefs with meticulous prep work.

  • Support the smooth running of the kitchen.

  • Prior experience as a Kitchen Porter would be beneficial but not essential

  • Team working and a positive attitude to get involved as this role is in a prep kitchen.


We are committed to developing your career and nurturing your talent, regardless of age; disability; gender reassignment; marriage and civil partnership; pregnancy and maternity; race; religion or belief; sex; sexual orientation. We respect and embrace each other’s differences, to create a truly inclusive environment.


 In the last year alone, our people have been recognised and celebrated, winning awards for their outstanding contributions to Retail, Technology, Global Hospitality & Tourism, Visual Merchandising & Display, Customer Service and Local Community Awards