What are you going to do?
We are looking for a fulltime Luxury Cook for our traditional Japanese Kaiseki restaurant Yamazato. As a Luxury Cook you are demonstrating your skillful cooking techniques in traditional Japanese cuisine and are therefore an ambassador of Japanese culture. You have a thorough knowledge of the unique preparation, cooking and presentation methods of the Kaiseki style and are able to explain the meaning of these dishes and ways of presentation as well. Working in a team of enthusiastic colleagues where you can develop yourself further is one of your goals.
Tasks and Responsibilities
Working days & working hours
Your working times are flexible within a 38 hour week, during 5 days a week.
Who are you?
To be able to execute this position well, we expect that you have at least developed the following competencies to a large extent.
The Yamazato restaurant is awarded with a Michelin star and ranks amongst the top Japanese restaurants in Europe. Yamazato Restaurant is opened daily for dinner from 6.00 until 9.30 pm. On Saturday and Sunday it is also open for lunch from noon to 2.00 pm.
Who are your colleagues?
The team of our Yamazato Kitchen consists of approximately 25 colleagues, with most of them being Japanese. The Yamazato Restaurant team is comprised of about 30 Japanese members.
What do we offer?
Contract: 1 year contract, possibility to extend
Salary: Group IV, see (link salary overview)
Bonus: 1 week salary if achieving SMART Goals
Travel allowance: As from 10 km commuting
Holidays: 25 vacation days and 7 days National Holiday compensation per year
CAO: The Uniform Conditions for the Hotel and Catering Industry
Training: Various possibilities
Discount: In our restaurants and overnight stays at Hotel Okura Amsterdam
Are you interested in this position?
Are you interested in working in an international team and developing yourself in the largest F&B hotel of the Netherlands?
Then please contact us!
Since our opening in 1971 we have only one goal: creating an unforgettable stay for our guests. We do our utmost best to deliver the best quality and to fulfill every wish of our guests. Together we work hard to amaze our guests!
Hotel Okura - Amsterdam
Ferdinand Bolstraat 333
1072 LH Amsterdam