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Chef David Arnold, CEC, ACE

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CORE COMPETENCIES

Administration: Ibuild working teams.  I am a hands on administrator that has no problem hiring, training and coaching subordinates to follow policy and procedure. 

Accounting: I am well versed on GAAP.  I have created audit trails and set up charts of accounts.  I am well versed in the use of spread sheet analysis as well.

Back Office: I have a thorough knowledge of customer service needs as well as the technical knowledge of many current software packages which I have listed below.  I have extensive HR experience from writing job descriptions through hiring, counseling and termination.

Software: I am well versed and have extensive experience with the following:

  • Microsoft: Server 2003. Exchange; Operating Systems: Vista, XP; Programs: Office 2010, 2007, Office 2003(includes Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, Groove, Office Live, Office Small Business Live, Outlook, One Note) Works.
  • Intuit: Quickbooks 2005, 2008
  • Adobe: Creative Suite 3: Acrobat, Photoshop, Dreamweaver
  • Google: Google Apps, Picasa, Blogger, Webtracks, Analytics, Adsense

Education: I have a proven track record of measured learning skills that produce results.  I specialize in basic fundamental teaching and coaching in the culinary field.  

Demonstrations: I have considerable experience with product demonstrations and skills demonstrations.

Human Recourses: I have vast experience in interviewing, hiring, writing job descriptions, writing employee manuals, training, counseling.

Culinary: Extensive experience in both front of the house and back of the house operations

Golf Course Operations: I am well versed on GSAA course recommendations and have worked well in the past with their representatives.

Legal: I have basic knowledge of laws and ordinances involved with operations.  I work closely with local policy makers to stay abreast of changing rules and regulations.

Purchasing: I have extensive experience and knowledge on correct purchasing procedures including but not limited to purchase policy implementation, bid sheets, competitive bidding, project packaging, contract administration and have extensive experience on writing bid packages, steps to contract award and project supervision.