Sous-chef (m/v/x)

Job Title

Sous – Chef


 voco™ Brussels City North

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We are looking for a Second chef (m/f/x) who makes the most delicious taste

Do you know the ins and outs of the kitchen? We believe that every plate tells a story. Every dish has the potential to create memories for our guests that will last a lifetime. As a Second chef at voco™ Brussels City North, you will work with a passion for presentation, dedication to taste and a desire to set high standards.

voco™ Brussels City North in Vilvoorde is looking for a Second chef (m/f/x) with a view to a fixed contract.

A taste of your day-to-day

  • You assist the Chef in organizing and controlling the kitchen activities such as mise-en-place, preparations, storage, stock and cleaning.

  • You process requests for menu adjustments in the context of diets, allergies and intolerances.

  • You follow the guidelines on food safety and hygiene.

  • You have the ability to look beyond your own party and jump in where necessary.

  • You take over the management of the kitchen team in the absence of the chef.

What we require of you

  • You can work 38 hours a week in a continuous work schedule from Monday to Sunday.

  • You preferably have a secondary diploma, preferably hotel school, or you have at least three years of experience in a relevant position.

  • You have good reading, writing and math skills.

  • As a Second chef you are someone who knows how to motivate, correct and coach.

  • You are a real food lover, you attach great importance to food safety and you know how to turn problems into opportunities.

What you can expect from us

  • We provide our employees with everything they need to succeed. This includes a competitive salary that rewards all your hard work up to a wide range of fringe benefits such as meal vouchers of 8 euros per day worked, hospitalization insurance and a contribution to your pension savings fund.

  • You will receive an indefinite contract. We enter into a sustainable commitment with you from the outset.

  • Your timetable is negotiable. Working with us is more than 9 to 5 work. Your work-life balance is key. Based on flexible hours, you plan your hours in the way that best suits your life.

  • Your workshop is brand new. You work in a unique environment where architecture, technology and hospitality go hand in hand.

  • Hotel work opens doors and we are happy to help you with that. You can continue to develop and grow through training and education. The hard work within the hotels is rewarded with unique benefits. Such as discounts for you, your family and friends within our hotels.

  • Hospitality work is a unique industry where you can meet exciting people from all over the world. Your colleagues can also be a great support. You will have the opportunity to create connections that will last a lifetime.

About voco™ Brussels City North

The brand new voco™ Brussels City North is located on the Living Tomorrow innovation campus and will open its doors in September 2023. voco™ guarantees an unstuffy hotel experience in a relaxed atmosphere, with the tagline ‘Reliably Different’.

As part of the Living Tomorrow campus, innovation and new technology are part of our unique DNA, creating a special experience for you and for our guests!

The voco™ Brussels City North is part of a larger company called PREM Hospitality. PREM Hospitality is a management company specialized in managing hotels. The head office of PREM Hospitality Continental Europe is located in Ghent. PREM Hospitality has developed a collection of different hotels and serviced apartments in more than 20 different locations.


Our hotel is located at Indringingsweg 1 in Vilvoorde. If you come by bike, we provide a covered bicycle shed. If you come by public transport, you can easily reach us by bus and tram because there are several stops nearby. If you come by car, we have a staff car park.

We would love to hear your story

Have we aroused your curiosity? Apply below and leave your details.

Applications for us always go along the same lines. After completing the application form you will receive a confirmation in your mailbox.

If we see a match between your CV and the vacancy, we will contact you for an exploratory interview.

If you managed to convince us that you fit 100% with voco™ Brussels City North, we will provide you with a tailor-made salary proposal.

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