Head Bar Tender
at Edwardian Hotels London - Careers Site

Date Posted: 08/07/2019

Job Description

 

 

Corporate/Radisson Blu Edwardian Heathrow/ 11784_26992_RFT_F01

 


At the heart of Edwardian Hotels London is a simple founding belief, that from back of house to the boardroom we are all Hosts. Everyone is encouraged to express their individuality and initiative, and to bring their passion to work. (We may wear uniforms, but we don’t believe in uniformity.)

Everything we do is driven by a desire to exceed our guests’, clients and partners expectations. To surprise and delight. To make the time our guests choose to spend with us genuinely exceptional. So that even the shortest stay with us, will last long in their memory. Everyone who works here does this every day across our portfolio of brands, in highly prestigious locations in London and beyond.

For 40 years Edwardian Hotels  London has built upon this ambition, and as a family owned company we’re proud of the freedom our independence gives us to grow our business on a relentless and memorable curve – upwards.

With an enviable collection of luxurious distinctive hotels and restaurants such as The May Fair Hotel, Radisson Blu Edwardian London Hotels, Steak and Lobster, Scoff and Banter, May Fair Kitchen, Annayu and May Fair Bar; in the most desirable locations of the UK's most vibrant cities, EHL's vision is unique: To Be Memory Makers.

Being a Memory Maker as a Head Bartender

In this role, you will become part of the Edwardian family and work within Food and Beverage in Radisson Blu Edwardian Heathrow

The Head Bartender Role

Extensive knowledge of classic and modern mixology, spirits and bar service

Conduct weekly training sessions with all bartenders as well as regular training on wine and cocktails with other key members of staff

Achieve total guest satisfaction and organizational profitability through effective utilization of all resources.

Assist the Bar Manager in creating trend setting and innovative products and services, which contribute to sales activities and assist in maximizing revenue

Prepare Store requisitions and Bar requisitions

Works alongside the Front of House Managers, Restaurant and Bar Manager and Maitre D to ensure that a cohesive and well-structured rota is issued each week with effective cost control on payroll.

Create a friendly working environment at all times

Gives personal attention, takes personal responsibility and uses teamwork to provide excellent guest service

Assumes responsibility to keep up-to-date with food and beverage products and to find out about daily specials and new menu additions.

Keeps up to date with health and safety regulations, and adheres to emergency procedures.

Keep track of wines, beers, liquors, and other supplies.

Maintaining the product quality, by checking beer pipes, cordials, juices etc.

Follow the correct opening and closing procedures.

Follow the correct bar operating procedures

Ensure all guests have a memorable experience which will encourage them to return

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Working hours from 4pm till 1am

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The Requirements

Excellent communication skills in English

Be fun-loving, have a big personality and enjoy the culture that this industry offers

Be an excellent team player with exceptional communication skills

Working experience within busy 5*Hotel or busy high end hospitality venue

Immaculate grooming standards

Show drive and passion for Excellent Customer Service

Key Requirements

 

Head Bartender Requirements

Excellent communication skills in English

Be fun-loving, have a big personality and enjoy the culture that this industry offers

Be an excellent team player with exceptional communication skills

Working experience within busy 5*Hotel or busy high end hospitality venue

Immaculate grooming standards

Show drive and passion for Excellent Customer Service

 We Believe In Developing and Delighting Our Hosts So You Will Receive:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Complimentary 2 night stay in a luxury Edwardian Hotel of your choice (after two years service)
  • Preferential accommodation rates for all Edwardian Hotels for Hosts, friends and family
  • Discounts on food and beverage up to 30% in all Edwardian restaurants and bars
  • Discounts on Spas and beauty treatments
  • Hot meals and salad bar, teas, coffees and juices provided each day
  • Uniforms provided per role requirement

All Hosts must have valid permission to live and work in the United Kingdom. Verification of documentation will be undertaken as part of the recruitment process.

 

Job Snapshot

About Us

Welcome to Edwardian Hotels London.

Edwardian Hotels London is a collection of luxury hotels in central London, Heathrow, and Manchester. Our hotels provide luxury without pretension. Individually designed rooms, the latest technology, new meeting spaces, chic restaurants and bars and service that focuses on every detail of your stay, so that you do not have to.

With an enviable collection of distinctive hotels and restaurants such as The May Fair Hotel, Radisson Blu Edwardian London Hotels, Steak and Lobster, Scoff and Banter, May Fair Kitchen, Annayu and May Fair Bar; in the most desirable locations of the UK's most vibrant cities, Edwardian Hotel's vision is unique: To Be Memory Makers.