London & Home Counties, England
Bartender - Tom's Kitchen London
All Tom's Kitchens are buzzy and friendly, informed yet informal, we always provide a warm welcome and make sure our guests leave with and smile and wanting to return.
We are looking for outstanding individuals to help us make this happen. As Tom Aikens says: "Without a good team, we are nothing".
As bartender , we are looking for a passionate and bubbly person who can confidently deliver exceptional service to our guests.
You will have a real pride and passion for what you do, with the ability to build rapport and long term relationships with our guests. You will work closely with the management team to maximise service delivery opportunities and in turn, ensure the continued success of the restaurant. The ideal candidate will have a big personality and be really enjoying a lively evening venue.
Knowledge and Experience
A minimum of 6 months experience as cocktail bartender in a similar fast paced environment.
Availability to work late nights and weekends
Knowledgeable and passionate about spirits, wine and cocktails (WSET qualifications a plus)
Demonstrable knowledge of cocktail makingto include Champagne, Classic, modern, Shooters, Sours, Martini's Daiquiri's
Assess customers' needs and preferences and make recommendations
Confident, professional who is committed to providing excellent service to all customers
Able to work under pressure and multi task particularly during peak hours and extended period increased business.
Comfortable interacting and engaging in conversation
Maintains a sense of organization and ability to prioritize in a busy environment
Ability to do multiple tasks
Can adapt under stress, flexible
Utilizes good common sense
A consistently positive attitude, smart and well-groomed
Self-motivated to continue to develop skills and experience
Check customers' identification and confirm it meets legal drinking age
Ensure that bar is stocked to par levels at allocated times
Ensure consistent beverage preparation, presentation and quality
Ensure order of bar and cleanliness in accordance to health and safety regulations
Assist and direct waiting staff
To provide a friendly, courteous and professional service at all times
To maintain company standards at all times
Opening and closing procedures
Carry out any reasonable request made by Management
Report to work on time and on a regular basis
Attend all training as requested, whether in-house or with an external provider
Carry out any other duties as are within the scope, spirit and purpose of the job as requested
Work in a clean, efficient manner at all time
In return for your skills and dedication we can offer a competitive salary and a host of great benefits from meals on duty, staff discount schemes and bespoke and continual training & support.