We are currently recruiting a Bar Manager to join our Layered Reality™ team at The War of The Worlds: The Immersive Experience (www.thewaroftheworldsimmersive.com). 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.
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 offering across the two on-site bars 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 establishment.
Scope & Responsibilities
Managing the F&B 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 and Food Hygiene 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.
Minimum two years experience in a Bar Management or 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 new menu content
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
Probation: 3 Months
Location: Aldgate, London, EC3A 2BJ
Operational Hours: Tuesday-Saturday with closing at 11pm.
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.