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HEAD CHEF BANQUET

Location

Finland, Helsinki

Location

Finland, Helsinki

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2022-08-31

Working at Clarion Hotels is everything else,

but never boring!

We are now looking for a

HEAD CHEF for BANQUET 

to our Kitchen & Banquet functions at Clarion Hotel Helsinki

 

Clarion hotels have driven their adventurous and successful ride for over five years in Finland. We have two beautiful hotels and we are growing. Our Clarion family is full of energetic and courageous people with a positive attitude. Our independent Nordic hotel chain is also known for its rebellious attitude. We love creative, individual talents who can deliver service out of the ordinary. Our social responsibility program called WeCare is in the core of our business and for us you come as you are, because we have Room for All.

Meetings & Events is part of the Clarion Hotel Helsinki in Jätkäsaari. Our M&E department is located in the old warehouse designed by Lars Sonck in the 1930s. It has been transformed into the modern Makasiini event venue, featuring 13 meeting and event premises equipped with premium conference technology. We serve about 100 000 guests annually.

We now have an open vacancy for a Head Chef Banquet. Position is permanent and full-time. Clarion hotels are not only place to sleep - they are a magical place to meet. Your main task as a head chef is to take responsibility for our wide range of Meeting & Event functions focused on large events. Head chef leads the food service of our big events from start to end with a staff of up to 15 persons at a time. Work includes morning and evening shifts as well as weekend shifts.

The skills needed for the position is: 

  • Previous supervisor experience
  • Experience in large banquets is considered as a must
  • Ability to see solutions instead of problems
  • Ability to perform assigned duties under ever changing environment
  • Understanding the concept of Nordic Food
  • Good leadership skills

The position involves: 

  • Passionate attitude towards food as well as preparing it for our guests
  • A variety of tasks and deadlines requires an irregular work schedule
  • Challenging yourself to customer service and working as an example to your team

If you are energetic, curious and have a positive attitude, this might be for you. We want the most enthusiastic and passionate employees to build the strongest winning culture in the industry. This is why we are looking for creative, individual talent, who can deliver service out of the ordinary. Experience from the hotel industry is appreciated. Great personality beats a great CV.

 This job is open until the right candidate is found. Please send your application and CV via jobs.nordicchoicehotels.com, please also include your salary request. For additional information please contact Executive Chef Sven Denis via E-Mail sven.denis@choice.fi before application period ends.



Det finns en anledning till att det är just du som önskar att jobba i Nordic Choice Hotels. Du ser möjligheter på våra 100 destinationer. Du tror du kommer passa in i vår mångfald bland 13.000 anställda. Du är exalterad över våra fantastiska hotellkedjor och du har energi, mod och begeistring så det räcker och blir över. Vill du veta mer om oss? Vi ser fram emot din ansökan!

What’s in it for you?

To all our super colleagues, we salute you with great perks and benefits! 

A culture to cherish

A culture to cherish

Our people are brave, laid-back and keen to make the guests their top priority! The warm and welcoming atmosphere creates the right setting for people to flourish and work their magic. We have the freedom we need to perform our tasks and we solve problems as they arise in the best way we see fit. A strong team spirit and family-feeling foster a culture of collaboration. And when there’s something to celebrate, we make sure to have some fun! In larger cities, we also regularly host after-work events to allow colleagues to mingle.

A culture to cherish

Job security for peace of mind

Job security for peace of mind

When you work with us, we’ll take your whole life situation into consideration. We offer good job security through collective agreements and insurances, as well as paid parental leave, holiday leave, wellness allowance, attractive pension plans and competitive salaries. We’re there for you.

Job security for peace of mind

Room to grow

Room to grow

With more than 200 hotels across the Nordics, there are endless opportunities for career progression! Would you like to work full-time, part-time, a few hours here and there, or perhaps only a season? We have room for you, no matter where you’re at. We encourage creativity and curiosity, and we make every effort to foster a learning culture for professional development. An academic degree isn't the most important thing for us. If you have the right mindset, we can certainly promise you a bright future!

Room to grow

Going places

Going places

We encourage you to get out and explore all that life has to offer! So, we always offer numerous discounts to you and your friends and family at our hotels, bars and restaurants. From this year onwards we will be offering you four FREE hotel nights per year.* To be sure our employees are treated like VIPs we will also offer you an upgrade whenever possible. You can also take advantage of our fantastic partnerships with Ving/Spies/Tjäreborg and Norwegian Airlines, giving you great rates on air travel, charter holidays, car rental and more! 

*If you are employed on a contract for at least 20% of full-time working hours.

Going places

Open mind, open hearts

Open mind, open hearts

Our heart beats for the world around us. To meet global challenges, we support the transition to clean energy, and we recently opened the first zero-energy hotel in the Nordics. We seek to use organic produce and have championed the elimination of unsustainable palm oil. We promote equal rights above all and are proud sponsors of Pride. Regardless of your ethnicity, gender, religious beliefs, disabilities or age - our doors are always open.

Open mind, open hearts

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