Join studio x kitchen

Head Chef

Searching for an experienced and delightful Head Chef to lead studio x kitchen. Your role will include preparing delicious, locally sourced food, evolving studio x kitchen, from menu, concept and product development, to playing a leadership role in managing the team working alongside you. This role requires a Head Chef that both loves food creation, as well as people management, and who is very much hands-on and detail oriented.


  • Full-time
  • Weekdays and weekends
  • Salary based on experience
  • Cafe service 7.00-17.00, and occasionally evening events


  • Hiring, managing and training staff
  • Overseeing the work of staff members
  • Estimating staff’s workload & schedule
  • Complying with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standards
  • Fostering a climate of cooperation and respect between co-oworkers
  • Developing new recipes for cafe operations, as well as for events
  • Managing food costs
  • Prepping and serving during cafe opening hours
  • Attending and serving at events happening around studio x locations
  • Closing and opening cafe
  • Following and applying culinary trends and optimised kitchen processes
  • Evolving the concept of studio x kitchen


  • Proven experience as Head Chef in a commercial kitchen
  • Exceptional proven ability of kitchen management
  • Experience in cafe environment
  • Ability to allot responsibilities and monitor progress
  • Outstanding communication and leadership skills
  • Punctual, organised and trustworthy
  • Professional appearance
  • Ability to motivate staff and excellent communication skills
  • Ability to resolve conflict in a constructive manner
  • Willingness to take initiative and make decisions
  • Passionate about the food and beverage industry
  • Service minded and go-getter
  • Used to working with local Danish suppliers

Please send a cover letter explaining why you are the perfect person for this role, along with your CV to positions@studiox.dk with the subject - Head Chef position for studio x kitchen. No phone inquiries please. Interviews will be set-up as candidates become available.

About us

studio x kitchen serves seasonal and homemade breakfast and lunch daily between 8.30-16.30. We offer an intimate setting surrounded by both design and delightful dishes in the inner city of Copenhagen, inviting local neighbours, tourists, families and friends. As an extension to the studio x universe - a stimulating shop, gallery spaces, offices and conferences, we occasionally host exciting events in the cafe during opening hours or in the evenings.