The BUZZ Team


Simon Baker

Senior Career Designer

Simon grew up within the Hospitality Industry though his parents. He completed his Hospitality Studies at CPIT. Upon completing his studies Simon headed to Europe and spent nearly eight years running Bars and Nightclubs before returning to New Zealand and becoming an Operations Manager for a Hospitality Group in Wellington. Simon then went on to owning his own restaurant for over six years before he found recruitment.

Having now been involved in Hospitality Recruitment for over three years, Simon, as a Career Designer for BUZZ loves connecting quality Candidates and Clients together

Simon's latest roles

  • Group Revenue Manager | Relocate to New Zealand

    Location: Sydney Salary: N/A Posted:

    We've been BUZZed to find a super talented numbers person to join the team. If you are looking for a career changing move for 2019, then this unique opportunity within a thriving culture driven organisation, offering true Kiwi hospitality, then give us a BUZZ! Reporting to the Commercial Director, you will be respon...

  • General Manager

    Location: South Island Other Salary: Remuneration Package NZD $130,000 - $140,000 Posted:

    We've been BUZZed to find an industry professional with exposure to the high end market. This is a very rare South Island position, ideally suited for an effective "HANDS ON" Manager, with a career focusing on luxury properties and know the understanding of "Kiwi Hospitality", give us a BUZZ! The General Manager wil...

  • Junior Chef

    Location: Christchurch Salary: $20 hour + Weekly tank of Petrol Posted:

    Are you looking for a position that offers you a challenge, working under one of New Zealand's finest chefs whilst developing your skills in a professional, quality focussed environment? We'll, we've been BUZZed and have a super hot position in a 5 star North Canterbury location, for a committed industry professiona...