Head Chef

Kampala, Uganda

Can you help us reach our Wild goals?

We are looking for a creative, ambitious and talented Head Chef for our main Wild Coffee Bar branch on 7th Street, Industrial Area, Kampala.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for improving and developing our menu in the direction that corresponds with the vision of Wild being an exciting, proud and innovative African brand. Thus, creativity, curiosity, passion and love for our continent's culinary traditions and natural resources will be vital.

As Head Chef, you will also be in charge of managing the kitchen in a professional way. Good leadership and management skills are required.


  • Manage the kitchen
  • Continually develop our menu
  • Ensure customer satisfaction
  • Ensure health, safety and food hygiene

Must Have

  • A strong love for local ingredients and modern cuisine
  • Passion, curiosity and creativity
  • Relevant education
  • Sufficient work experience
  • Ability to self manage and work autonomously
  • Be a great, inspiring leader

Nice to have

  • Experience with pastries
  • Management experience
  • Experience with kitchen management tools
  • Strong understanding of financial performance in the kitchen

What's great with the job?

  • An amazing opportunity to create a menu to be noticed even outside of Uganda
  • A great opportunity to experiment and develop as a chef
  • Work with equally passionate colleagues to develop a strong brand
  • Real responsibilities and challenges in a fast evolving company