Department: Kitchen
Job Level: Management
Job Type: Full Time
Job Reference: req5349
Date Posted: 23 November

Authenticity is at the heart of everything we do. We now have an exciting opportunity for a skilled Head Chef with a passion for delivering consistent, high-quality food in TOZI Amsterdam, which is located at Park Plaza Vondelpark, Amsterdam.

TOZI Amsterdam; a Venetian-Italian restaurant and bar based on the successful TOZI Restaurant & Bar in Victoria, London. Serving cicchetti (small sharing plates), alongside an all-Italian wine list. TOZI bar offers Italian bubbles, classic Italian cocktails and Venetian aperitivi.

The restaurant is a lively place to come and share great value Italian food with friends and family.

We are looking for a Head Chef:

  • Who is fanatical about standards and genuinely cares about the quality of the food and products. You keep up with an innovative and continuously developing market
  • Who can inspire, coach and mentor the kitchen brigade & stewarding team
  • Who knows how to constantly exceed our guests’ expectations by creatively compositing the menu 
  • Who builds excellent relationships with Kitchen and Service team members to keep everything running smoothly
  • That  shares our values: Trust, Respect, Teamwork, Enthusiasm, Commitment and Care
  • With previous experience as a Head Chef, with a passion for the Italian culinary culture and with exhaustive product knowledge

About the role:

  • As Head Chef you will create an overall vision and (long term) plan for the restaurant; you design innovative restaurant menus’ to keep our guests’ returning.
  • You will ensure that our dishes are consistently on the highest quality level; you will lead by example while doing service and mise and place with the kitchen team.
  • You keep the balance between the best service and a commercial mind set; you will take ownership in kitchen budgets and finances (payroll, food costs, stock levels)
  • You will ensure that we constantly achieve the food safety and hygiene objectives (HACCP)

Benefits of working with us:

  • Appreciation bonus in 2023
  • A birthday, Christmas, New Years, Autumn AND Spring bonus, a total of 226 EUR!
  • Holiday allowance, 8% of your annual salary paid out in May   
  • Recommend a friend bonus up to €1500,-
  • Use of the gym of the hotel within certain timeslots
  • Discounted deals on accommodation and food & beverage at PPHE Hotel Group and Radisson Hotel Group
  • 25 days of holiday a year
  • One extra well-being day off per year, because we care about you!
  • Travel allowances 21 cents per kilometer up to 200 EUR per month
  • FUN teambuilding activities
  • Great selection of learning & development opportunities to help you grow