That moment, right after the guest took his first bite. The delight in his eyes, color on his cheeks. Pure enjoyment, which he likes to share with the whole table. You have experienced this, many times, but it remains special every time. There is no better reward for your work. Sounds familiar? Welcome to The Harbour Club!

Self-Employed Cook


We are looking for a cook for our Harbour Club located in our hotel in Amsterdam South. We expect you to be enthusiastic and flexible, but are you willing to go that extra mile? Then we need you: Cook (M/F) | Fulltime – Part-time.


The Harbour club is a unique concept with national familiarity, but international allure. A sparkling atmosphere, the ‘top notch styled’ interior and exceptional fantastic food. If you have experienced this, you don’t want it any other way. Are you enthusiastic? We are.

The Harbour Club lets you experience pure food. High quality cooking skills combined with a creative touch. Rock & Roll. That’s what we are known for and we are proud of it. Can you offer our guests that experience?

You are awesome! Why aren’t you working for us yet?

In a short space of time the Harbour Club Amsterdam Zuid has become the place to eat in Amsterdam. Here you can eat while looking out over the water where five canals cross. What are you still waiting for? Welcome to the Harbour Club crew!


You know best: Without a good preparation, you are nowhere. That is why your working day starts with a good mise and place. Now you, your colleagues and the kitchen are ready. You are always approachable for the junior kitchen staff and pupils. You’ll manage them flexibly and guide them. Together you will create beautiful dishes. You prepare these dishes with care and will only serve them when every detail on the plate is right. Because every dish should leave an unforgettable experience. Do you have an idea or suggestion to improve the quality even more? Share this immediately with the Sous-chef or head Chef. You also work together smoothly with the service team and you know exactly how to take, check and distribute the orders. With you the kitchen is in good hands.


- You are a certified chef or you have worked in a similar function for at least two years;
- Everything clean & safe? Product knowledge and experience with HACCP is desired;
- Stress? Not for you, you are flexible and immune to stress;
- One way or the other? You make independent, deliberate choices;
- You know everything about the ingredients you use;
- You are well-versed with the culinary know-hows
- You never give up and are flexible;
- Bring it on! You love to work hard;
- You have a positive attitude towards the team.


Are you ambitious? Good! Let’s make your and our dreams come true. We would love to help you grow. You can grow with the Apollo Academy, our training institute. Also, we’d like to keep you fit and healthy. That is why we have a special company fitness discount for you. Of course, we will also take care of a good travel allowance and is it possible to take a collective care and healthcare insurance with us. Additionally, we offer the other luxury benefits of working at a hotel chain: you can be pampered for a special rate in all our hotels and restaurants, Thermae 2000 included. Let your friends and family also profit from the special rates!

Tribute Portfolio, a Starwood Brand

Apollo Hotel Amsterdam is affiliated with Tribute Portfolio, a collection of independent 4-star hotels in the luxury category. Each are unique hotels in unusual locations around the world – from boutique resorts to exciting hotels in leading cities. Each Tribute Portfolio hotel offers superior service and an inspiring style. Through Apollo Hotel Amsterdam joining Tribute Portfolio, we offer our guests a unique hotel with its own identity.

You work at Apollo Hotel Amsterdam for both Starwood Hotels & Resorts and Apollo Hotels. This means that you profit doubly from employee discounts and trainings from both chains. We combine our knowledge of the local market with the knowledge and systems of the international hotel chain of Marriott International / Starwood Hotels & Resorts. 


Yes! Are you our new team member? We look forward to receiving your CV. We would love to hear your story and how you would like to surprise our guests to make their stay unforgettable.

Do you have any questions regarding this job application? Call Annely, Manon or Danike from the HR Department: 020 – 570 57 67