Family cook required in Zurich

Location Switzerland
Sector Catering & Hospitality
Job Role Chef
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number  45043
Created 14 November 2017

Catering for HNWI couple, two young children and two teenage sons when they come to visit during the holidays. 

Location: Zurich, Switzerland 

Start Date: ASAP

Hours: 50 hours per week Monday - Friday, full flexibility, Chef must travel, occasionally weekends


The successful candidate must be very flexible and able to deal with ever-changing schedules and be happy to work late. High level of confidentiality required.

The role involves preparing breakfast, lunch and dinner 5 days per week and preparing food in advance for the weekends. The couple are very into their food and would like high-end dishes, excellently presented to restaurant standard. Incorporating big flavours and spices on a regular basis.  They do not have many dinner parties. They would like the chef to do menu development and purchase the food and serve to the table/clear away.  The candidate needs to be very flexible with their time and needs. The clients likes classic French food, Asian/Japanese food. 

You will be working alongside the PA / housekeeper  

The chef must be a non-smoker and have previous household experience. A full driving licence would be a bonus.  

Uniform: Chef whites

Annual leave : Swiss legal annual leave (To be taken outside of the client's holiday times or booked far in advance, so they can make alternative arrangements).

Salary: From £60,000 - £65,000 gross per annum (Dependant on experience and previous salary)

Accommodation: Provided - own appartment

Additional Benefits: Private health insurance allowance. Travel allowance provided when accompanying the family on holiday abroad. 


Responsible consultant - Natalie Rickman

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