Lunch is ready in the London studio

Help us solve the question.. what are you having for lunch?

Are you a passionate cook looking for your next opportunity? Are you experienced in preparing healthy and nutritious meals with a hands on approach to all areas of the kitchen? If yes, then our exciting new role based in our London Studio may be of interest!

You will be responsible for planning, budgeting and executing a balanced weekly lunch menu for all our Studio members, approx. 40-60 meals. We are passionate about the environment and sustainability, so all of our dishes are based on a completely vegetarian menu so experience and interest in cooking vegetarian-focused meals would be a big plus!

Other core responsibilities will include -

* Planning and ordering necessary lunch menu ingredients a day in advance for the following day or by 11am
* Preparing the kitchen prior to 1pm lunch service
* Modify menus or create new ones that meet quality standards
* Comply with nutrition, sanitation regulations and safety standards
* Endeavor to resource ingredients and produce from local/ethical suppliers in keeping with our environmental and sustainable ambitions
* Following lunch service, complete a full studio kitchen clean down

About you - key requirements

* You will have experience working as a professional cook/chef
* Excellent record of kitchen and stock management and punctuality
* A team player who works well with others
* You will be certified RSPH Award in Food Hygiene Awareness (*minimum Level 1)

Reporting to:  Studio Manager

Hours:   09:00 – 13:30 Monday-Thursday (18 hours per week)

Location: London

If you are curious to find out more, please submit your application today. A full job description and list of company benefits are available on request.


We are a progressive and ethical architectural practice. We design with empathy for the human condition, with science for sustainable outcomes, and with art for crafting beautiful place. The range of our architectural work is extremely broad and includes housing, universities, creative reuse and schools.

With over 40 years of practice, we now have four offices around the UK. We remain committed to the social and cultural values which underpin our design approach. Our studios are an open and social environment and inspiring places to work, with breaktimes focused on growing strong social bonds. We offer a supportive and inclusive working environment, where professional and personal development is encouraged.

We offer free lunches, fresh fruit, Employee Assistance Programme, dedicated Mental Health First Aiders along with a host of other benefits.

FCBStudios is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.

We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive; only applicants shortlisted for interview will be contacted.