Summary of company

Cornerstore is a restaurant in Amsterdam-Noord with a focus on East-Asian flavors and a vibrant, dynamic atmosphere. 
Guests can choose from a vegetable focussed set menu (7-10 kitchen dishes with meat/fish options to add) or a la carte dishes. 
We mostly use organically and bio dynamically grown products. 

For a job application or more info, please email to with a resume and short motivation.

Summary of the position and duties (sous chef)

The sous chef is responsible for supporting the head chef. You are ambitious, decisive and flexible, but you are also accurate and reliable. As a supporting manager you are ultimately responsible and the point of contact if the head chef is not present.


  • responsible for good relationship with wait / kitchen staff
  • responsible for a professional, open and hospitable appearance to guests and colleagues
  • responsible for reporting any bottlenecks on time
  • responsible for implementing agreements and achieving set goals (quantitative and qualitative)
  • responsible for professional communication with suppliers of products and services
  • responsible for cleaners and organizing staff


  • keep track of responsible orders and ensure that stock is in order
  • monitor and coach on the correct working method of kitchen staff
  • perform/schedule maintenance if necessary
  • responsible for enforcing rules regarding neighbors/municipality (windows/music/terrace etc.)
  • communication with suppliers of responsible products and services
  • monitor the time registration of the kitchen staff when the head chef is not present
  • point of contact for staff on personal/professional matters if head chef is not present
  • proactively manage for a good mutual atmosphere between colleagues when head chef is not present
  • manage and improve basement organization


  • exchanges knowledge and experience with colleagues
  • helps colleagues to carry out their responsibilities well
  • supports others in achieving the common goal
  • offers help himself, actually helps, solves problems and/or conflicts
  • manages to reduce mutual tensions

Professional attitude

  • always leads by example
  • speaks enthusiastically about the company, the position, the profession and the customers
  • reserves time and energy for personal development within the field
  • manages to keep an overview in unexpected situations and to remain flexible
  • identifies incidents and special situations
  • discusses bottlenecks (timely and in the right place)

Autonomy and independence

  • acts primarily on the basis of one’s own qualities, insights, feelings and needs in consultation with the feelings, needs and insights of colleagues
  • communicates openly (acceptance of/respect for the other, clear, empathetic and sincere)
  • knows how to deal with resistance professionally (directly and indirectly)
  • takes responsibility for own actions, stress, work pressure, planning, own feelings, thoughts and needs

We offer

  • a creative, vibrant and dynamic workplace with a lot of responsibility
  • a competitive salary
  • an opportunity to work with young, motivated and inquisitive colleagues with ambition
  • opportunity to grow within the company
For a job application or more info, please email to with a resume and short motivation.