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MSG Sphere Studio

Burbank, California - United States
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Executive Chef


Who are we hiring?
The Executive Chef is responsible for food production of all departments and ensuring a high level of quality service for the front and back of the house. This position reports to the VP, Food and Merchandise Operations

What will you do?

  • This position provides operational planning to ensure adequate products and equipment are ordered for anticipated business levels.
  • Forecasts and adequately schedules team members to meet operational needs and desired targets.
  • Manages all premium kitchen spaces, with direct oversight into the concessions locations as well
  • Mentors all chefs and assists with their development and training.
  • Maintain and enforce sanitation laws and safety standards with individuals entering kitchen area.
  • Ensure the consistency in the preparation of all food items according to MSG recipes and standards
  • Maintain and enhance the food products through creative menu development and presentation.
  • Assist People Practices, legal and , appointed members of management with contract negotiations.
  • Review inventory methods and controls to assist in the reduction of product loss while maintaining efficiencies.
  • Help formulate and adhere to direct and indirect departmental budgets



  • Sous Chefs, Cooks, and prep cooks




  • Frequent lifting and carrying of up to 30 pounds
  • Constant standing and walking throughout shifts
  • Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, and lifting required

What do you need to succeed?
  • Minimum 10-15 years of prior senior management experience in a large volume culinary or catering operation with multiple outlets
  • Experience with menu design, planning, culinary instruction, and presentation. Must be a visionary, staying ahead of trend while delivery world class cuisine in all aspect of our business
  • Ability to manage financials as it pertains to food costing and purchasing modules
  • Certified and versed in Southern Nevada (DOH) Department of Health regulatory standards is required.
  • Must have valid ServSafe Certification
  • Excellent verbal & written communication, organizational and time management skills required
  • Must be able to multi-task and prioritize in a deadline-oriented environment
  • PC skills including MS Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Possess exceptional attention to detail and strong follow-up skills necessary
  • Experience in managing cross functional teams and building relationships
  • Successful track record of measuring improvements in customer satisfaction and loyalty
  • Demonstrates integrity, tact, diplomacy and a commitment to company values, and principles while ensuring the upmost consistency
  • Adept at maintaining a positive, open, approachable, and professional relationship with a diverse group
  • Problem solving, reasoning, motivational and organizational abilities are used often
  • Strong interpersonal/customer service skills
  • Successful track record of measuring improvements in customer satisfaction and loyalty
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while managing multiple tasks.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule inclusive of weekends, nights and holidays required
  • Must be willing to travel to other locations as needed

Why is MSG for me?
With MSG Sphere, we are creating an entirely new medium that will deliver immersive entertainment experiences at an unparalleled scale. Beyond a venue, Sphere is a multi-sensory platform with experiential technology programming directly to your senses. You will see in ways never imagined, hear with every fiber of your being, and experience like never before. To deliver on this promise, we are building the largest immersive venue in the world, MSG Sphere at The Venetian in Las Vegas, with a second Sphere venue planned for London, pending necessary approvals. In addition to building a breakthrough venue, we’re building a production studio team, a technology venture team, and a full commercial organization to make the MSG Sphere a world class brand and business for our fans, our artists, and our partners. We have offices and roles in Burbank CA, Las Vegas NV, New York, NY and London.

We focus on Career Development and Invest in YOU
At MSG, we recognize the importance of upskilling employees’ talents and strengths so they can drive their careers forward. We are proud to offer a robust set of tools and resources to help employees understand their interests and purpose, harness their talents and obtain the skills they need to reach the next step in their careers. Growth and longevity for our employees are top priorities here.

We value diversity and are looking for extraordinary employees of all backgrounds
At MSG we value diversity and are looking for extraordinary employees of all backgrounds! MSG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, sexual and reproductive health choices, national origin, citizenship, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. In addition to federal law mandates, MSG complies with all applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in all locations and will consider requests for reasonable accommodations as required. #LI-SR1

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