Head Bartender

39 hours per week

The Grosvenor Hotel - Victoria

The Grosvenor Hotel, Victoria is a very popular city centre venue close to many of London's famous landmarks and on the periphery of the busiest train station in Europe. This 345 bedroom hotel has recently undergone a £20m transformation and is a luxury 4 star deluxe hotel.

The Role

Reunion Bar at the Grosvenor overlooks the busy station concourse of London's Victoria station from what was once the station's first-class lounge. The bar offers a wide choice of drinks, including signature cocktails, Champagnes, martinis and non-alcoholic drinks along with a selection of elegant bar snacks.

As Head Bar Tender you will be responsible for the supervision of the Bar Team to ensure that we deliver first class service to match. You will have excellent attention to detail and will have a track record of delivering exceptional service in a fast paced environment while motivating your team to deliver consistently. You will provide support to the Bar Manager in every aspect of running the bar.

You will have a good understanding of mixology, wines and your personality and flair will mean you are confident making recommendations, upselling and sharing your knowledge with your team.

What we look for

  • Energy, personality, drive
  • Focus on quality
  • Eye for detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Great leadership ability
  • Ability to take ownership of your shift
  • Ability to motivate a team

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive starting salary and Holiday entitlement
  • Discounted hotel rates for yourself and your family across the Guoman and Thistle group
  • A huge range of online benefits which allows you to claim discounts and cash back with thousands of different retailers and service providers
  • The opportunity to work within an organisation committed to personal and career development
  • Pension and Healthcare schemes
  • Uniform (where applicable) and meals on duty