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Bar and Lounge Manager The View Hotel Eastbourne, Grand Parade, Eastbourne, Sussex, BN21 4DN

As our new Bar and Lounge Manager, you will support the Food and Beverage Manager with the entire F&B operation, ensuring delivery of exceptional service and hospitality throughout the department. You will be responsible for managing the Bar & Lounge and providing leadership that optimizes the department’s productivity.

Our new Bar & Lounge Manager will:

  • Manage the day-to-day operation of the Bar & Lounge department, ensuring exceptional guest service and pro-actively planning to ensure the department is prepared for service based on business levels and effective departmental rostering.
  • Work within budgeted guidelines in relation to Food, Liquor Costs and Payroll.
  • Be responsible for team engagement and training and developing your team to deliver great standards of service.  You will set for your team achievable goals and introduce incentive programmes to reward them accordingly.
  • Have previous experience in a similar, busy environment with an Electronic Point of Sale system.

Duty Management shifts are an integral part of this role. Other duties will include monitoring and controlling food & beverage stock, overseeing the ordering, delivery, and storage of all items plus ensuring awareness and compliance with all Health & Safety and HACCP work practices.

What we need from you

Required:

  • You will have previous Management and/or supervisory Food and Beverage experience gained in a Hotel environment or branded restaurant concept with rooms. We will also consider applicants from large conference and entertainment venues.
  • You will have a good track record of managing through your people in order to achieve great results and have some tangible examples of how you have developed people to achieve their potential.
  • You will be experienced in food and beverage controls and in meeting and exceeding financial targets such as Liquor, Revenue and Payroll control.
  • You will have operated within a business that has Food and Beverage brand standards and delivered consistent service through clear and robust Operating Procedures.
  • You will be calm under pressure, have the flexibility to respond to varied work situations, possess a professional attitude and be immaculately presented.

Qualities:

  • A positive attitude, showing enthusiasm and professionalism at all times
  • Sound knowledge of job related information technology
  • Commercial attitude and proactive sales approach
  • Friendly & outgoing personality    
  • Self-Motivated
  • Can work accurately and effectively under pressure
  • Competitive
  • Good personal presentation skills
  • Warm personality & team spirit
  • Clear voice & well spoken
  • Motivated & Motivational
  • Committed & Career oriented

 

The View Hotel Eastbourne
Grand Parade, Eastbourne, Sussex, BN21 4DN

  • Job Ref INT3722
  • Branch The View Hotel Eastbourne
  • Location The View Hotel Eastbourne, East Sussex
  • Salary/Benefits Competitive Salary
  • Contract type Permanent
  • Hours Full Time
  • Shift pattern 5 days out of 7
  • Hours per week 40 Hours per Week
  • Posted date 09/10/2018
  • Closing date 28/01/2019

Are you a hospitality superstar? If so, we want you to join our team!

We are a team of over 100 employees who are friendly, personable and strive for everyday success. Under-going an extensive refurbishment programme means our occupancy has increased year on year and we're now looking for committed candidates to join our team to help us meet the demands of our quickly growing business.

We want to hear from you if you feel that you can deliver outstanding customer service whilst surpassing our guests' expectations and help us to become known as the number one destination hotel within Eastbourne.

What can we offer you?

Competetive rates that all exceed National Living Wage.

Annual Staff Awards, Monthly Departmental Activities, Employee of The Month, Development Opportunities.

If you feel you can contribute to our on-going success, we want to hear from you!

About the Hotel:

Stay with us by the sea… The View Hotel Eastbourne, situated on the main promenade and is not just another luxury hotel. The Hotel offers 126 modern ensuite rooms and boasts the most amazing views of the English Channel seafront from majority of our public spaces, bar and restaurant, meetings & events rooms and beautiful balconies in our rooms. No matter the reason for your stay, we thrive on ensuring our guests are well looked after and have everything they could possibly want during their time with us…

About the Company:

Interstate Hotels & Resorts UK have been employed to manage the hotel on behalf of our owners, Unite the Union. Interstate Hotels & Resorts UK currently have a portfolio of over 70 hotels in the UK and Northern Ireland. Why not visit our careers site to keep up to date with all current opportunities: https://careers.interstatehotels.co.uk