Supervisor - Le Camelia Breakfast Restaurant

Hotel Okura Amsterdam is an international 5-star hotel. Step in our world and experience how Eastern and Western influences are uniquely entwined through our mix of Japanese and Dutch culture. All our colleagues ensure an authentic service and experience to all guests. To achieve this, we are looking for an enthusiastic supervisor to strengthen our team. Are you an expert in providing the best service to guests? Do you know how to inspire people and would you like to work in an international team? Then this vacancy is for you!


What can you expect
Le Camelia's breakfast buffet brings together all the international influences Hotel Okura Amsterdam has to offer. Room service brings this ultimate experience to you in the comfort and privacy of your own room.

As a Supervisor, supervising and coaching team members is a big part of your responsibilities. It is also your job to welcome our guests in a professional and warm manner and help improve efficiency and service in the restaurant. Your main duties will be:

  • Train and coach the team;
  • Maintain intensive guest contact, including in a foreign language;
  • Pro-actively selling restaurant products;
  • Operational tasks in the restaurant, such as taking orders, serving guests, arranging payments and cleaning up;
  • Performing daily tasks related to Mise en Place within the restaurant;
  • Following guidelines related to safety, health and safety, hygiene and HACC;
  • Ensuring that the tables and restaurant are kept clean and presentable.

Don't worry you will not be working alone. Besides working in your own team, you will also work with other departments in the hotel. Only by working together can we achieve the best results. Work is done in shifts seven days a week, with times from 06:00 - 14:00, 07:00 - 15:00 or 15:00 - 23:00. You will work 5 days a week, 7.6 hours per day. You are also available to work on holidays.

What do we offer

  • Contract: 1 year with the possibility of extending. We want you to stay!
  • Salary: Group 5. Click HERE for the salary scale 
  • Bonus: 1 week salary if SMART goals are met
  • Travel Costs: From 10 KM travelling distance
  • Holidays: 25 vacation days and 7 days national holiday compensation based on a full time contract
  • CAO: The Uniform Conditions for the Hotel and Catering Industry
  • Extensive development opportunities to improve day by day. We offer an online e-learning system with more than 300+ courses. Moreover, we offer specific courses from our Training Manager, such as: Lean White Belt Training and the Extraordinary Guest Experiences training;
  • Room to share initiatives, ideas and improvements, based on the Lean philosophy. Doesn’t matter if you have worked with us for a week, month or year: We want to hear your thoughts;
  • Once per year 50% staff discounts in one of our restaurants (Lucky you!);
  • The whole year round 20% staff discounts in one of our restaurants;
  • Free meal in the canteen;
  • Great staff events (annual staff party, Sinterklaas, team outings, bootcamp);
  • Depending on your position, you will receive a uniform or dry cleaning reimbursement;
  • Parking facilities for management positions;
  • Vitality days and monthly health days;
  • Possibility to do cross trainings to learn more about other departments, for example, take a look at the Japanese kitchen
  • Employee of the month: receive € 100, - net, a stay in the hotel with a dinner in Serre Restaurant;
  • Employee of the Year: Receive a complete trip to Japan!


What are we asking
Of course we are primarily interested in you and what we as an employer can do for you. Nevertheless we expect from you that:

  • You are guest orientated and have an eye for detail;
  • You possess excellent communication skills;
  • You have experience in leading a team
  • You have a flexible work attitude with regards to work shifts;
  • You have a good command of the English language (both spoken as written).

Enthusiastic? That’s great, please apply!
Please apply via the button below, we will call you as soon as possible for a short introduction to get to know each other. A selection assessment is one component of our recruitment process. 


Contact information

Hotel Okura - Amsterdam
Ferdinand Bolstraat 333
1072 LH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

020 678 79 89