Sommelier for VanOost restaurant

in Amsterdam Are we looking for a Sommelier for VanOost restaurant

Sommelier for VanOost restaurant
- Sommelier for a fine dining restaurant part of Pillows Maurits at the Park
- Restaurant with fresh and elegant concept
- You have guts and an eye for detail
- Ambition to achieve a Michelin star with the VanOost team

About the vacancy

It is the winter of 2017. The first Pillows Hotels opens at the Vondelpark in Amsterdam. The concept where everything really revolves around the guest is working. Within a year, we are in the TripAdvisor top 5 in the city. The hotels that follow also achieve high rankings and get mentions in the Michelin Guide and Gault Millau.

The role.
As part of our small-scale fine-dining service team, you will provide a warm, personal but above all authentic contribution, where we think it's just cool if you come up with new, original ideas. You are (co-)responsible for the wine list and, together with the chef, you create gems of a wine-food combination.

Of course, you will not do this alone, but together with a small and ambitious team full of great people who want nothing more than to play the stars from the sky.


What will you get?
  • Salary that matches your knowledge and experience

  • Accommodation including dinner for 2 after completing your probationary period

  • 10 nights' accommodation per year at a small price in our Pillows Hotels

  • Discount of 35% in all our restaurants

  • Discount at hotels worldwide

  • Discounts for friends and family within our hotel collection and restaurants

  • Collective discounts on various insurance policies at A.S.R.

  • Due to our ambitions and the growth we are in, there is also room to grow within the organisation.
Who are you?
As a lover of gastronomy, you know that you serve more than dishes and wines. Together with your team, you bring a culinary experience. Guests feel maximally pampered, without losing sight of efficiency.
You flawlessly convey this thought to your team. Your enthusiasm gives wings to others. You inspire the team, but also work for and with them as part of the team. Going the extra mile is something you don't have to think about, it comes naturally to you. That is the Pillows feeling.

You have several years of experience in the luxury segment as a sommelier and have the ambition to be among the best. Take the initiative to evaluate and suggest enhancements to our wine offerings, actively participating in wine tastings to ensure our selections meet the highest standards of our guests. 

- Ambitious.
- A real team player.
- A huge passion for wines and know how to combine this at a high level with different ingredients.
- Experience at Michelin level.


About Pillows Hotels Grand Boutique Maurits at the Park
At Pillows Hotels, everything is about enjoyment. You feel, see and taste the attention to the smallest details. Stay in monumental buildings that feel like an elegant residence, at perfectly located locations in the Netherlands and Belgium.
The Pillows Grand Boutique Hotel Maurits at the Park is located in the eastern part of Amsterdam city centre, adjacent to the Oosterpark. It has 88 rooms, various (meeting) lounges and several F&B outlets.
From our easy chic restaurant by the park with a large terrace in the greenery, a rum library, a rooftop and cocktail bar to a restaurant with star ambition. Each outlet has its own identity, mature character and marketing.
With this 5-star hotel at Oosterpark in Amsterdam, ambitions are high! That is why we are looking for talented colleagues who only want to be among the very best.
Can you already envisage how you and your team will make a success and exceed the guest experience? We are curious to hear your ideas! Leave your details via the link below and we will contact you within 48 hours.




Working at Pillows Hotels

Working at Pillows Hotels means enjoying your work. Together we work on your ambitions, because our employees make the difference! In addition, we offer a competitive salary, a discount on various insurance policies with Centraal Beheer Achmea and an attractive discount for all the hotels within the collection.

Contact details

Pillows Hotels Koningslaan 19
1075 AA Amsterdam
The Netherlands