IZAKAYA Asian Kitchen & Bar, a culinary hotspot that serves contemporary Japanese dishes accompanied by Asian inspired cocktails and spirits. Located in the Sir Nikolai Hotel this is the place where internationals and locals meet in a laidback but vibrant atmosphere. The dishes are served according to the shared dining principle, meant to be shared with one another and invite you for conversations about new textures and inspiring flavours. Our vision: Try at least one dish that you never had before.
At the heart of the concept stands international hospitality entrepreneur Yossi Eliyahoo, known for Amsterdam restaurants/ bars MOMO, The Duchess and Mr Porter and now international concepts The Butcher (Amsterdam & Berlin ) and IZAKAYA (Amsterdam, Hamburg, Munich & Ibiza). Executive Chef Hariprasad Shetty composed a sophisticated menu of a variety of small, unconventional dishes and specialties of the Robata grill; always daring the guest to try something new. The design is simple and authentic, which creates a stylish and lively atmosphere that fits the needs of a cosmopolitan city.
IZAKAYA is now recruiting fulltime:
As Head Chef your primary objective is to give quality service, both to customers and colleagues, and to be responsible for the IZAKAYA kitchen to run smoothly. The Head Chef has experience with producing quality Asian Cuisine. You ensure appropriate professional work standards, productivity, practices and customer care are enforced. You plan and implement departmental goals to achieve shortfalls and prepare and develop new menus for the IZAKAYA Kitchen & Bar. Other responsibilities include interviewing & selection as well as training & development of employees. You will report to the Executive Chef.
We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic and experienced colleague. The capable candidate is a team player and applies experience and knowledge of specialist cooking skills relevant to the Asian menu, including wok cooking, preparation of Sushi, Robata grill skills and a varied range of authentic Japanese cuisine.
Relevant professional training/ education
2-5 years of relevant experience
Certification under German Infection Protection Act
German and English need to be spoken and written fluently
Flexible and creative
IZAKAYA offers excellent primary- and secondary working condition, training- and development program and employee discounts.
IZAKAYA is a member of the Entourage Group. The Entourage Group is an unexampled hospitality imperium, creating and building internationally acclaimed concepts such as The Duchess, IZAKAYA, MR PORTER, MOMO, The Butcher and SHIRKHAN.
Should you be interested in this vacancy, please submit your resume and letter of Motivation.