WORK WITH US

Savini at Criterion is always looking for dedicated professionals to join its team, both front and back of house.
If you think you have what it takes, please send your CV to hr@savinimilano.it

Open Positions


HEAD CHEF

We are looking for talented Head Chef to work in our restaurant team.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Staff management & Team Leader
  • Knowledge of food safety & kitchen paperwork
  • Ability to manage food costs To report any maintenance issues to the Head Chef immediately.
  • To comply with the conditions of the food hygiene policies.
  • To be flexible and willing to help other departments at busy times if required.
  • Proof of eligibility to work in the United Kingdom.

Working patterns will be based on shifts, the restaurant is open from 8 am to 11 pm daily.
You must have attention to detail, highly motivated and have the ability to work with a fast paced team.
The position if Full Time and with a competitive salary and meals on duty.
If you have the experience we are looking for please send your CV, the positions are for immediate start.

Job Type: Full-time
Required language: English


COMMIS CHEF

We are looking for talented Commis Chef to work in our restaurant team.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • To assist and monitor food stocks and stock movement.
  • To follow the cleaning schedules for the kitchen and clean the section and other areas as directed.
  • To ensure stock is controlled and rotated. Accept and store deliveries
  • To ensure that mis en place is completed in your section.
  • To report any maintenance issues to the Head Chef immediately.
  • To comply with the conditions of the food hygiene policies.
  • To be flexible and willing to help other departments at busy times if required.
  • Proof of eligibility to work in the United Kingdom.

Working patterns will be based on shifts, the restaurant is open from 8 am to 11 pm daily.
You must have attention to detail, highly motivated and have the ability to work with a fast paced team.
The position if Full Time and with a competitive salary and meals on duty.
If you have the experience we are looking for please send your CV, the positions are for immediate start.

Job Type: Full-time
Required language: English


PASTRY CHEF

We are looking for talented pastry chef to work in our restaurant team.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Decorate cakes and baked goods according to requirements;
  • Plate desserts for serving;
  • Creates baked goods for specific diets (gluten free, sugar free, diabetes-friendly, etc.);
  • Inspect the quality of the ingredients and measure them for specific recipes;
  • Ensure that the kitchen equipment is in good conditions and meets all requirements;
  • Organize the kitchen staff and supervise while working;
  • Cleans the equipment and utensils and maintains the kitchen clean and in good order for proper functioning.
  • Proof of eligibility to work in the United Kingdom.

Working patterns will be based on shifts, the restaurant is open from 8 am to 11 pm daily.
You must have attention to detail, highly motivated and have the ability to work with a fast paced team.
The position if Full Time and with a competitive salary and meals on duty.
If you have the experience we are looking for please send your CV, the positions are for immediate start.

Job Type: Full-time
Required language: English


RESTAURANT RECEPTIONIST

Savini at Criterion is located at 224 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus and is one of London's most historic restaurants dating back to 1873. Sister restaurant to the famous Savini restaurant in Milan. Offers all-day Italian dining. Our receptionists are an essential part of our guests’ experience as they represent the brand through personality, style and elegance and will be the first impression for our guests.

Daily duties include :

  • Greeting and seating guests and taking coats
  • Answering the phone
  • Making reservations
  • Dealing with customer requests and enquiries
  • Establishing and maintaining guest relations with the view to secure return business
  • Working closely with the restaurant manager, reservations & events department and the sales and marketing team to ensure you are fully updated on all menus and promotions

    Qualities and Requirements:

    • Charismatic, personable, a good telephone manner, cool-headed, friendly.
    • Previous experience as a receptionist within the hospitality industry is preferred.
    • Proactive, with an attention to detail.
    • Must be a team player and assist where required.
    • Have excellent customer service skills with a background of exceeding and maintaining the guests' expectations.
    • It is essential to have an excellent command of the English language (both written and spoken).
    • Proof of eligibility to work in the United Kingdom.
    • High level of organisation and attention to detail is a must.
    • Previous experience as a receptionist within a high-end restaurant or luxury venue is required with a minimum of one years’ experience.
    • IT literacy and excellent communication skills.
    • Ability to work according to the needs of the business.
    • Knowledge of or previous experience of Open Table/Book a Table systems is preferred.
    • Ability to stay calm and collected under pressure and the ability to use their own initiative in challenging situations and under pressurised conditions.
    • Flexibility in working hours - weekend & evening shifts will be required
    • Have a smart and professional appearance is essential.

    If you have the skills and experience we would love to hear from you.

    Job Type: Full-time
    Job Location: London W1J
    Required language: English


    WAITER/WAITRESS

    We are looking for talented people to work in our restaurant team, applicants must have previous experience, a good level of spoken English is essential and a proof of eligibility to work in the United Kingdom is required.
    Working patterns will be based on shifts, the restaurant is open from 8 am to 11 pm daily.
    You must have attention to detail, highly motivated and have the ability to work with a fast paced team.
    The position if Full Time and with a competitive salary and meals on duty.
    If you have the experience we are looking for please send your CV, the positions are for immediate start.

    Job Type: Full-time
    Required experience: Waitress / Waiter: 1 year
    Required language: Good spoken English