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

  • Head Chef in the Making | Step Up! | Auckland

    Location: Auckland City Salary: N/A Posted:

    WOW - have we been BUZZed again and have an amazing opportunity for a very experienced Senior CDP or Sous Chef to take that first step into a Head Chef Role. If you are looking to expand your career in the hospitality industry, then give us a BUZZ! Cafe Head Chef $55K We're been BUZZed and looking for a Cafe Head Ch...

  • Sous Chef - Queenstown

    Location: Queenstown Salary: $60,000 - $65,000 Posted:

    We have been BUZZed and looking for a talented Sous Chef with the desire and hunger to become the best chef in NZ. The Executive Chef is looking for someone talented, that wants to make a name for themselves and hone their skills in a truly spectacular environment. The Executive Sous Chef is the backbone to the F&B ...