New Position at the Collective | Head Baker
For January 2021, we are looking for a structured, quality-driven individual to join us as the Head Baker to our future bakery.
Are you our new Head Baker
21.10.2020Mikaela Gervard

Would you like to join us and explore together what’s the full potential of baking goods served next to amazing coffee?

Do you, like us, aim to elevate standards, focus on quality, sustainability and consistency while not forgetting the fun of exploring taste? If yes, read on to find out how to join our team!

We are a coffee roastery with six coffee shops, our own green coffee import, wholesale and webshop in Copenhagen, Denmark. Creating the best coffee experiences in the world in ways that bring a better return to the farmers is what drives us. We focus on sustainability and transparency from seed to cup. We aim to set new standards for the coffee industry both in how we trade, employ, brew and serve, and at the same time, we want to keep discovering and stay curious about what all coffee can be.

Primary tasks of Head Baker

  • Making pastries and other baking goods at very high quality
  • Daily management and workflow of the bakery
  • Leading a small bakery team
  • Shift scheduling for bakery staff
  • Ordering
  • Managing organisation and cleaning of bakery
  • Overview of delivery logistics to our shops
  • Following budgets and kitchen economics

What we look for

  • Minimum 2 years experience as Head Baker or Assistant Baker role
  • Highly organized
  • Team player
  • Great communication skills
  • Commitment to quality
  • Interest in sustainability
  • Hunger to grow together with us

What we offer

  • Full-time position
  • Early morning to mid-day, Monday to Sunday, rotating schedule
  • Wage will be negotiated together with the chosen applicant

The chosen applicant will get to participate in the setting up of a brand new bakery, choosing produce and equipment and setting up a daily workflow for the bakery team. The bakery will be part of our Coffee Shop division and the Head Baker will as such refer to the overall responsibility for the Coffee Shops.

We offer the employee a chance to manage their own kitchen, innovate the best baking goods possible to match our coffee, manage kitchen economics and daily operations with the support of a balanced and encouraging organisation by your side. Moreover, we offer a full barista training course and many opportunities to keep exploring what taste, coffee and leadership can be. 

If you think you could be a great addition to our team please answer the questions below in your job application video (1-3 minutes max.) or letter and send in your resume to with the subject line “Head Baker”

  • What excites you about baking?
  • What is great taste to you?
  • What makes a good and successful team?
  • What is the number one factor in a successful bakery?

Please apply by Sunday 8th November

Interviews will be held in the following 2 weeks. The position is scheduled to start 4th January 2021 but the exact start date will be negotiated with the chosen applicant.

Danish is preferred but if you’re flawless in English, we can work with that. You must be already living in Denmark, be an EU citizen, or have a valid work VISA to apply.

We look forward to hearing from you! 


Coffee Collective
Godthåbsvej 34B
2000 Frederiksberg

+45 60 15 15 25 (09.00-15.00)



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