Bar Manager

Bar Manager
The Ivy

We have a unique opportunity for a Bar Manager to join the team at The Ivy, part of Caprice Holdings.

The Ivy restaurant has been a firm fixture on London’s dining and social scene since its foundation in 1917. The Covent Garden restaurant and private room upstairs are the epitome of glamour benefitting from a redesign in 2015, with its shimmering central dining bar and signature harlequin stained-glass windows. The food includes balanced seasonal lunch and dinner menus that place the Ivy classics alongside a contemporary global palette, incorporating more Asian dishes, salads and vegetables, and a “sea and shells” section. The experienced team deliver the unfaltering service for which The Ivy has become celebrated for worldwide, over the years.

As Bar Manager you will have flair, charisma and charm with the ability to provide the highest levels of service to our customers. The Bar Manager is responsible for the effective management of the bar ensuring the team are always delivering the highest quality drinks and providing engaging service.

The ideal Bar Manager will:
• Have previous experience working within a high profile, destination bar as Bar Manager / Assistant Bar Manager
• Be passionate about creating fantastic cocktails with the ability to advise and recommend to customers.
• Have some previous experience of delivering quality food service along with an interest in food is highly desirable
• Have a clear understanding and knowledge of effective liquor, stock and margin control within a bar environment
• Exceptional people-management skills to successfully manage and motivate the bar team
• Have an extensive knowledge of quality spirits and wines with a passion to continually develop the drinks offering.

We offer our employees:
• A highly competitive remuneration package
• Structured induction programme
• Extensive career development and training opportunities
• Meals on duty
• Life Assurance
• Pension Scheme
• Staff Discount
• Discounted gym membership
• Access to our Cycle to Work scheme
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wishes to develop their career in a fast paced, high profile restaurant.