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Director of Food & Beverage - Villa Copenhagen

Location

Denmark, København

Location

Denmark, København

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2023-12-23

We humbly call this the most exciting hospitality destination in Scandinavia. 

Villa Copenhagen is the social scene in Copenhagen allowing the past, present and future to come together in an inspiring, playful and authentic ambience.

We live by our values - ​Contrast, Conscious Luxury and Happiness. These values form our daily lives at Villa Copenhagen as well as guide us towards our vision of being the best hotel FOR the world.

 

We are now looking for a Director of Food & Beverage. 

 

Skills & qualifications needed 

You have a vast and relevant operational experience that includes: 

Launch of concepts - From idea to execution

Leading, inspiring and coaching large teams 

International exposure - Commercial focus & savviness.

You like to follow industry trends, keep yourself updated and be ahead of the game – you know what’s “cooking” in the restaurant and bar scene of Copenhagen. 

You dare to try out new things and challenge the established 

Your English is fluent and it’s great if you speak a Scandinavian language and have additional language skills 

 

You identify with the following 

Forever young at heart, your style is a blend of casual understatement and inherent elegance.  You are both individualistic and a team player, navigating life with a "can do" attitude. You are a cosmopolitan spirit, deeply in love with Copenhagen, embodying environmental awareness and a service-minded approach. You exude courage, energy, and enthusiasm. 



As Director of Food & Beverage you will be in charge and responsible for the following areas:

  • All operations, kitchens, service and guest satisfaction of all Food & Beverage outlets and meeting & event spaces
  • Launch and development of new concepts and ideas while ensuring authentic quality in line with our values 
  • Maintaining relationships with our partners and suppliers 
  • Coaching and developing your team 
  • Departmental budget and key performance indicators (KPIs) 

  

You will report directly to the General Manager and be a part of Villa’s  EXCOM team.  

(Please note that you must be permitted to work in Denmark or have a valid work permit for your application to be taken into consideration). 

 

What we can offer

  • A diverse workplace with over 50 different nationalities
  • A competetive contract incl pension 
  • Several benefits incl health insurance, free overnight stays & discount codes with partners
  • The promise to work in a culture where the people comes first 

 

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What’s in it for you?

As part of of Strawberry, you will get the best employee benefits of the industry.

A culture to cherish

A culture to cherish

Our people always make guests their top priority! Our warm and welcoming atmosphere creates the right setting for you to flourish and work your magic. You will get the freedom you need to perform your tasks and solve problems as they arise in the best way you 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. How do we achieve all this you may wonder? We believe it’s down to the fact that we’re a diverse crowd full of energy, courage and enthusiasm. That’s how we create extraordinary experiences every single day!

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, we offer you 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 culture of learning for professional development. Ready to take your next career leap within the company? We applaud you and will help you achieve this! 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

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We encourage you to get out and explore all that life has to offer! So, we always give numerous discounts to you and your friends and family at our hotels, bars and restaurants. As part of Strawberry, you get four FREE nights at our hotels each year* To remind you just how important you are, we’ll always do our best to offer you an upgrade! And on top of that, we’ve also partnered with other companies to give you sweet deals on air travel, charter holidays, car rental and lots more. 

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

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