Bars Manager

Job Details


Cottons Hotel & Spa

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time



Closing Date

31/01/2019 12:00

Bars Manager

A Bar Manager wanted with a skill for great customer service and a passion for quality libations (all things liquid)

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for an energetic and vibrant Bar Manager ideally with previous experience in a similar role.

The best candidates will have a natural gift for hospitality and be genuinely excited by the idea of a fast paced expanding business.

In our bar it’s happy hour all the time - and our Bar Manager is integral to making sure that's the case, leading and mentoring our team to deliver superb customer service.

We have a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about guest experience to join our busy team.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Managing the bar team, including preparing rotas, training staff and inductions
  • Maintaining and supervising liquor service activities, including stock control
  • Controlling cash and ensuring that a high level of security is maintained.

Wine knowledge is advantageous, passion for food a must and a genuine desire for providing excellent service to our guests is vital. If you are a social person who is comfortable starting a conversation with anyone, have a flair for hospitality and like seeing happy customers, this could be the job for you.

In return, we are offering the successful candidate a rewarding role with scope for career progression and development.

There’s a competitive salary starting from £21,000 (negotiable dependent on experience), as well as all the benefits of working for a growing and well respected company - including 28 days annual leave (rising to 33 days after 5 years), company bonus scheme, health cash plan, generous employee discounts, life assurance and much more.

Cottons Hotel & Spa is a busy four-star property in Knutsford, Cheshire, with 138 guest rooms, 14 meeting rooms, restaurant, bar and spa. It is a popular choice with business and leisure guests and staff pride themselves on providing a quality experience to everyone who comes through the doors. It is part of Thwaites Hotels, a unique collection of 8 luxury hotels offering high quality service from food to spa treatments to accommodation.

Thwaites was established in 1807 and to this day remains a family run Business. We have Hotels, Inns, Pubs and a Brewery and are focused on providing superb hospitality in outstanding properties in great locations –

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