The War of The Worlds

Bar Manager

London, England   |   Full Time

We are currently recruiting a Bar Manager to join our Layered Reality™ team at The War of The Worlds: The Immersive Experience ( This is a layered reality multi-sensory experience set across a vast 22,000 sq/ft, combining music, immersive theatre, virtual reality, motion simulators and 5D effects.

Position Summary

The Bar Manager will be an essential role in ensuring we deliver this cutting-edge experience at the optimal level to all guests. On a daily basis, the role will manage a Front of House & Bar team to ensure that the food and beverage in the bar is executed at the highest level. The Bar Manager will pay close attention to all operational details to ensure the comfort, safety and enjoyment of guests and job satisfaction of their team, as well as the financial success of the department.

Scope & Responsibilities

Managing the bar department you will be responsible for performing a variety of duties, whilst ensuring that service delivery is smooth, efficient and memorable. Responsibilities include; managing team scheduling, taking inventory, reordering supplies, managing budgets, ensuring that all operations meet Health & Safety standards. You will be working with management to identify and develop value added products and services to enhance the guest experience and drive sales.

Background & Experience

You will be a highly self-motivated, service focused individual, with a wide variety of experience working across the hospitality industry and be passionate about mixology, spirits, wines and food. Previous experience managing bar and restaurant operations within immersive experiences, theatres or visitor attractions is preferable.

Other Requirements

  • Minimum two years experience in a management/supervisory role
  • To form part of the Duty Management team when required
  • Ability to take initiative and remain calm under pressure
  • Highly organised with good attention to detail
  • Exceptional communication and leadership skills
  • Experience delivering training to staff
  • Passionate about the hospitality industry
  • Mixologist experience, with the ability to create seasonal cocktails
  • Ability to develop and sustain great relationships with suppliers
  • Driver of sales, events and in-house promotions
  • Flexible (evening and weekend work will be required)
  • Experience working with and updating Epos Till Systems

Job Title: Bar Manager

Responsible to: General Manager

Job Type: Full Time

Operating Hours: Tuesday-Saturday (11pm closure)

Probation: 3 Months

Salary: £24k-£28k

Location: Aldgate, London, EC3A 2BJ

Please submit your application with an up-to-date CV and covering letter explaining what you can bring to the role, why you would like to work for us and why we should choose you.

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