UPDATE:  August 2018

Yes, it’s happening! We are so close to completing the much-anticipated transformation of King and Godfree and swinging open the doors to the Carlton neighbourhood!

The King and Godfree precinct is set to open this October and will feature a deli and espresso bar, wine bar and bottle shop, basement cellar and rooftop bar.

Join the family and secure your next career move for 2018!

A callout to all hospitality leaders with a strong desire for authenticity and passion!

We’re looking for people with exceptional talent, drive and a genuine passion for hospitality to be part of the new King & Godfree – a Melbourne institution synonymous with true Italian hospitality and service.

You’ll be responsible for bringing back the authentic Italian energy and leading a team to deliver fun, quality and excellent customer service.

With you on the team, together we’ll put the customer first! Naturally engaging and intuitive you’ll treat everyone equally and find those opportunities to make every customer experience memorable.

We want the real you to come to work so that you can enjoy every day, take pride in what you do, and deliver a great customer experience with a healthy dose of energy and swagger.

Late August 2018, we will recommence our advertising and search for the following key roles:

  • Head Sommelier
  • Rooftop Bar Manager
  • Front of House Manager
  • Supervisors (Rooftop, Espresso Bar, Wine Bar)
  • Sous Chef
  • Senior Sous Chef
  • Pastry Chef
  • Pasta Chef

More detail on the above positions will be posted here late August / early September.

We expect to appoint these roles during September and October.


We will also soon recommence the recruitment process for a range of front and back of house positions for each of our venues at King & Godfree, including:

  • Cooks, Chefs, Sandwich Hands & Kitchen Hands
  • Baristas
  • Bar Staff and Waitstaff
  • Retail Deli staff

If you would like to register your early interest, please send your resume to chris@louis-smith.com.au

We will confirm receipt of your application and if shortlisted, we will be conducting interviews during September.