Overview

The Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Prague, Czech Republic, is seeking a Residence Chef/House Manager to join his household staff. The Residence Chef/House Manager acts as part of a small team, alongside two other colleagues and is responsible for a smooth day-to-day running of the residence of the Dutch Ambassador.

Location: Prague 6

Job description

  • Prepare meals for both formal and informal events (receptions, buffets, dinners, lunches and breakfasts hosted by the Ambassador and Embassy staff)
  • Prepare meals for the Ambassador, in cooperation with Ambassador and spouse
  • Communicate with Embassy staff regarding schedule and requirements
  • Order, purchase and store food and take care of simple bookkeeping
  • Ensure that all residence work is conducted following food hygiene, health, and safety practices
  • Supervise and coordinate housekeeping staff, maintenance/repair staff, gardeners and the Diplomatic Service

Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years professional experience in a Chef position
  • Relevant degree from catering/cooking/gastronomic school or in hospitality
  • High-standard cooking skills and knowledge
  • High standard of professional behavior, sense of decorum and discretion
  • Communicative level of English and intermediate level of Czech language

We offer

  • Work in a unique and stylish historic house
  • Opportunity to grow and learn new things
  • Possibility to lead a team and further develop your professional skills
  • Working 35 hours per week
  • 25 days of paid leave
  • 13th month salary

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