Cocktail Bar Manager,Members Club, W/End 40k10k Tronc

James Webber Recruitment
London, South East England
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Exclusive Members Club,Bar Manager Needed, Up to £40,000 + Up to £10,000 Service Charge, West End

My client is one of the most prestigious high profile members club in London. With a number of big spenders and high end clientele, it is the "in" place to be. The bar offers great food snacks, fantastic specialised fine wines, spirits, cocktails and champagne menu and is a hot spot for their high profile client. With a number of high end cocktails and fine wines & champagnes, it is a place to be seen. They are currently looking for a high profile Bar Manager/General Manager to join the existing team to take the business to the next level. The company puts alot of emphasis on enjoying work and gives excellent rewards for good results.

The benefits of the role includes a competitive salary of up to £40,000 with an excellent service charge structure which is easily achievable of up to £10,000 + other benefits.

As a High End Bar Manager, you duties will include:

  • Managing a core team of over 40 staff members
  • Profit & loss accountable including cost control and gross profit margins
  • Focusing on the teams development and service standards
  • Managing a number of exclusive events
  • A good understanding working with fine wines and fresh cocktails
  • Working alongside the F&B Manager
  • Dealing with licensing laws
  • Strong knowledge of cocktails, wines & spirits
  • Commercially aware of current trends and markets
  • Able to deal with Senior Directors

The Ideal candidate will be:

  • An experienced Bar Manager with at least 2/3 years experience working in a very fast paced high end hotel/ club or an exclusive busy restaurant environment
  • Understanding all about cocktail creations and drinks
  • Experience in working with blue chip and independent companies
  • Good understanding of stock control
  • Experience with licensing laws
  • Must have high volume experience
  • Be able to manage large teams of over 40 in total
  • Personal Licence holder
  • Experience in running exclusive events
  • Good understanding about cocktail creations
  • Be able to work different shift patterns including nights
  • Experience working towards targets
  • Focus on attention to detail
  • Dealing with senior Managers and Directors
  • Passionate about quality cocktails and wines and spirits
  • Friendly and upbeat personality

Ideally you will be comfortable working in a funky, high end fast moving hotel bar or high end establishment which is extremely popular and always buzzing. A great attention to detail is needed along with the passion and energy of working in the high quality bar industry within a similar high end establishment.

If this sounds like you, then please apply

Due to high responses, only successful candidates will be contacted.