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Your day to day
Join us as our new Pastry Chef:
Your main duties will be to:
- Contribute to the creation of new dishes and recipes.
- Make plated desserts for the restaurant.
- Produce desserts, entremets and coffee breaks for our banquets, seminars and conferences.
- Produce chocolates or any other sweets for the VIP room services.
- Organize, coordinate activities and preparations and ensure that recipes are respected.
- Control inventory management and food cost.
- Ensure the control of goods and checks the set ups.
- Supervise and give instructions to the Pastry team.
What we need from you
With a degree in Culinary Arts and Pastry, you have 3-10 years of experience in a similar position within a gastronomic restaurant (2-/3-Michelin star) or a hotel establishment of the same category (5-star). You have excellent knowledge of HACCP norms and hygiene standards as well as strong culinary skills and capacity to exploit new trends and cooking methods.
You are fluent in French and English. Mastering another foreign language of one of our target markets (Germany, China, India, Italy, Middle East, Netherlands, Russia) is highly desirable.
Highly organized and focused, you are acknowledged for your rigor, reactivity and for your ability to work under pressure. You like working in a fast-paced environment and are autonomous and flexible. You aim to share your passion and knowledge with your guests and your colleagues and are willing to help when needed.
This position is to be filled as of September 2021 and is opened to Swiss citizens and EU passport holders.
Diversity and inclusion are important to us: all applications are welcome.
What we offer
We’ll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefits – including a great room discount and superb training.
Join us and you’ll become part of the global IHG family – and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together – we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care: that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve. Visit http://careers.ihg.com to find out more about us and apply or send us your application at firstname.lastname@example.org.
InterContinental Geneva Hotel
The spacious and elegant rooms at InterContinental Geneva have free WiFi, free tea and coffee making facilities, are air-conditioned and feature cable TV and a minibar.
Dining options include modern international cuisine and seasonal specialities served in the gourmet restaurant, which features a well-stocked wine cellar and a terrace.
At the bar Les Nations, guests can enjoy a wide range of drinks, listen to live piano music, and browse in books and magazines.
The 400 m² Spa by Clarins offers a complete set of beauty and massage treatments. A steam bath, a sauna and a hot tub are also available. The health and fitness centre is open 24 hours.
Cointrin Airport is 3 km away, and Cornavin Train Station is 2.5 km from the InterContinental. Guests benefit from free public transports in Geneva during their stay.