Sous Chef - Pillows Grand Hotel Reylof

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Sous Chef - Pillows Grand Hotel Reylof

Are you an experienced guest oriented culinary specialist ready for the next level? Someone who can coach a team and motivate them to excel? Do you want to help us create the best hotel in Belgium?

Pillows Grand Hotel Reylof

Our recently renovated Pillows Grand Hotel Reylof is located in the middle of the historic centre of Ghent. The luxurious hotel with 157 rooms and suites, nine meeting rooms and a modern spa & fitness has a unique and warm atmosphere. Every detail has been thought of and the ambitious and hardworking team will do everything they can to ensure that our guests have an unforgettable stay in our hotel.

Guests can also dine in Restaurant LOF, led by chef Jasper Maatman, where the kitchen team presents culinary high quality dishes, according to the gastrobar concept of star chef Ron Blaauw. Pillows Grand Hotel Reylof won the Travellers Choice Award from Tripadvisor in 2019 and emerged as one of the best hotels in Belgium, just a few months after its opening in 2018. Do you want to be part of our ambitious team and, together with us, give our guests the best experience ever and make Pillows Grand Hotel Reylof the best hotel in Belgium?

Your role

As Sous Chef you will be responsible for the kitchen team and the culinary level in our restaurants. You create competitive seasonal menus together with your team based upon the Pillows quality level, always striving to exceed the expectations of our beloved guests. As Sous Chef you will assist and coach your team to ensure employee satisfaction and maintain our quality standards. You also make the schedules of the team. Furthermore, managing the budget and order all necessary supplies is also part of your job description. It is very important for you to maintain a clean kitchen and all safety and health regulations are respected.

Who are you

Are you an experienced guest oriented culinary specialist ready for the next level? Someone who can coach a team and motivate them to excel? Do you want to help us create the best hotel in Belgium?

Check your profile;

  • A passion for cooking and knowledge of and experience in modern cooking techniques.
  • A completed professional hospitality study.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar position for a luxury hotel or restaurant setting. 
  • Proven skills managing and coaching a team in a high demand context.
  • Creative and innovative in menu creation and understanding of food cost control and menu calculations.
  • Keen interest in continuously growing your knowledge and skills.
  • Impeccable communicative skill in English and Dutch. Any other language is a plus.

What we offer

We offer you a great opportunity in what we believe will become one of the best hotels in Belgium, where you will be working as part of a team that strives for success. You will receive a competitive salary with benefits as well as an attractive discount scheme at all the hotels in our portfolio. Considering our ambitions, there will be opportunities for growth within our organization.

About IHMG

IHMG is the holding company of the hotel brands Sandton Hotels and Pillows Hotels. IHMG is a globally focused hospitality organization with a strong base in the Netherlands. The unique hotels are all situated on beautiful locations near the best places to visit. With our tailored Pillows Hotels brand we launch our luxury boutique hotel collection. We are fully focused on realizing our ambition to transform Sandton hotels according the Pillows concept. Additionally we have the ambition to realize new locations across the major European cities. More information?

Are you the colleague we are looking for?

Please apply via the link and we will give you feedback as soon as possible and of course hope that we can realize our ambitions with you. Do you have any questions or would you like to know more about the vacancy? Then contact our recruiter Elise Bulte: +31 613 75 27 49.

We are looking forward to your application!

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 hospitalization insurance and an attractive discount for all the hotels within the collection.

Contact details

Pillows Grand Hotel Reylof Hoogstraat 36
9000 Ghent