Bar Manager - 5* Hotel Bar - Cape Town

Kendrick Recruitment Date Job Posted: 14-May-2019

Location: Cape Town

Kendrick Recruitment are now seeking a passionate Bar Manager for an upmarket 5* Hotel Bar based in the heart of Cape Town. We are looking for a guest-orientated, charismatic leader with a sense of urgency and high attention to detail, to manage this Bar operations and Mini Bar Service on a day-to-day basis.

•    Diploma in Hotel or Food & Beverage Management advantageous
•    Must have at least 3 years food and beverage service experience in a 4/5* Hotel Bar or Upmarket Cocktail Bar; of which 2 years should be in a supervisory or management role.
•    Computer literate with working knowledge of Microsoft Office Outlook, Word and Excel
•    Experience at operator level of a Point of Sales System – exposure to Micros advantageous
•    Experience at operator level of a Stock Management System – exposure to FnBShop advantageous
•    Highly presentable
•    Solid English verbal and written communication skills
•    Fluent with hospitality language and terminology, particularly food and beverage vocabulary
•    Exposure and understanding of restaurant financials
•    Able to work flexible hours, weekends and holidays

•    To ensure that beverage stock movement is correctly and accurately tracked; as well as captured
•    To ensure end of service cash-ups and float management are completed
•    Co-ordinating special requests and extraordinary tasks
•    Ensure a guest satisfaction check of every guest within the outlet; dealing with any concerns; and by personally checking quality of both service and product on a continuous basis
•    Ensure that monthly staff 1:1 and appraisals are completed timeously having regard for the development of individual employees in line with the goals of the business
•    Ensure the rostering of staff to meet the operational needs of the business ensuring service standards are met while being cognisant of the labour costs
•    Monitoring and reporting cover counts and average spend trends
•    Actively proposing promotional ideas on a regular basis as well as actively driving the sales and upselling culture of the restaurant to ensure an exceptional guest experience and the financial health of the business
•    Personally driving all on-the-job training within the department in line with the Hotel’s SST program requirements

•    Market Related Salary, to be discussed upon application
•    Pension fund
•    Optional Medical Aid
•    Uniform
•    Meal per shift

To apply please send your CV, references and profile photo through today… Good Luck!

Kirsty Merchant [11:06 PM]
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Job ID
Job Title
Bar Manager - 5* Hotel Bar - Cape Town
Employer Type
Cape Town
Salary Type
Market Related
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