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Executive Chef

25hours Hotel Copenhagen Indre By | Pilestræde 65, k, 1112 København, Denmark


Company Description

With only a few steps away from Nyhavn, the 25hours Hotel Paper Island has found its home. The building is located on the island of Christiansholm, also known as Paper Island, which has developed into an urban destination in the heart of Copenhagen. Here, you will find relaxation and serenity based on the ideal Scandivianian island holiday home, awakening memories and sensations brought to life by Swedish creative team STYLT Trampoli. Room categories range from Medium to Gigantic and offer a retreat to suit every traveller and their needs.


Job Description

The Head Chef has independent responsibility for setting up and running the kitchen and making sure that the staff has everything a strong team needs. Working in close collaboration together, the kitchen team is responsible for creating a new asian sensation in the heart of Copenhagen. For this exiting task we’re looking forward to welcoming you to our kitchen as Head Chef (m/f/d).

How does your working day look like …

  • You’ll be involved in the conceptual menu development of the restaurant together with our concept partners
  • Together with your team, you'll be in charge of food for Hotel breakfast, staff food, Café, catering and meetings. 
  • You’ll assemble your own team, secure cooperation partners, coordinate the pre-opening activities and represent our restaurant on the market.
  • You’ll take responsibility for your budget, and source the products on the market
  • You’ll support your colleagues with a winning smile whenever, once again, all the guests order at the same time. On top of this, you’ll also keep your head above water when there are sudden changes of plan, and make sure that every dish tastes as magnificent as it looks


  • You’ve gained experience of management in a kitchen, and speak English fluently. Danish speaking is a plus. 
  • You can inspire your fellow staff just as you can inspire your guests. On top of this, you’re hungry for new food concepts and love asian cuisine
  • You’re passionate about live cooking and asian cuisine, and are known for your organisational skills in the kitchen
  • You’re a doer – and even if you do it wrong sometimes, you openly admit it
  • You’re not just bringing your abilities, but also your character

Additional Information

What´s in it for you…

  • Get to know our 25hours hotels and stay for free for a maximum of 10 nights per years as an employee
  • Take advantage of being part of Ennismore and get generous discounts when visiting our bars and restaurants as well as booking hotel rooms all over the world
  • Benefit from great offers from our numerous cooperation partners
  • Be part of our hilarious staff parties and much more…
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