Bar Manager – The Cocktail Club

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MonumentIn the region of £30,000 - £35,000 per annum depending on experience + Service Charge & Bonus Scheme!Full time

Bar Manager – The Cocktail Club

We are looking for a Bar Manager who is a true party starter! Someone who is willing to go above & beyond and create the best party atmosphere possible. Jump on the Bar-top... throw some wild shapes... swing the lights... throw the ice... sing 'til your hearts content & help get the party in full swing!

We are The Cocktail Club, where the party's OFF THE HOOK and the bartenders are straight up LEGENDS. Leave your inhibitions at the door and get ready for mind-blowing cocktails, epic vibes, and permission to let loose. EVERYONE. WELCOME. ALWAYS.

What's in it for you?

  • We expect to offer a salary in the region of £30,000 - £35,000 per annum depending on experience
  • Your dedication to the customer experience will be rewarded with a generous service charge.
  • Exciting bonus scheme so you share in the business’ success.
  • An amazing 50% discount on food and drink across all our awesome venues.
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) which provides consultation sessions on mental health, well-being and finance, grants, and any other needed support.
  • The opportunity to join our world-class bartender training program and become a Cocktail Jedi.
  • Third-party training sessions that come with globally accepted certificates.
  • Incredible career progression opportunities. We're invested in your success during your time with us!
  • And don't forget our annual Nightfest staff party, where over we all come together to celebrate. It's an event you won't want to miss!

What We Need:

Bar Managers are the go-to within their teams, they are responsible for guiding the team through the good and tough days (hopefully not too many tough days but this is hospitality!) Taking responsibilities that will enable them to one day become General Managers in their own Store!


  • Oversee daily operations and confidently run busy shifts, ensuring a seamless experience for our guests.
  • Be a Team player, supporting your General Manager and team through thick and thin.
  • Ensure our bartending team are meeting the standards of the company, with their spec knowledge and cocktail making skills.
  • Act as a role model for the bartending, bar back and floor team.

Skills and Experience:

  • At least x1 year experience working in a busy bar as a senior bartender or team leader.
  • Resilient and adaptable to change in a fast-paced environment.
  • Honest, hardworking and a team player.
  • Confident, self-motivated, and driven professional.
  • Methodical and thorough when problem solving.
  • Approachable at all times regardless of workload.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Some experience organising rotas and managing the bars’ labour margin would be extremely beneficial.
  • Knowledge in handling stocks, licensing, risk assessments and health & safety.
  • A hands-on manager who isn’t afraid to get behind a station when your team is in the weeds and smash out a dozen Old Fashions!

About us:

Nightcap is an award-winning operator in the late-night bar scene. We operate a portfolio of bars and venues across the UK, including brands like The Cocktail Club, Tonight Josephine, Barrio Familia, and Dirty Martini to name just a few. With a mission to be the UK’s leading bar group. Our purpose of existence is the belief that EVERYONE deserves a great night out, and therefore it's everyone's job to make sure we create great nights... and days out! We have a lively and dynamic work-ethos across all our bars and offices. Our culture is creative, innovative, and collaborative, where everyone contributes ideas and brings their true self to work every day, as we are hell-bent on harnessing a place where everyone can belong. Working here is fast paced, at times challenging, but copious amounts of fun!

If you enjoy mixing up delicious cocktails and providing excellent service to create memorable experiences for our guests, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

We look forward to having you join our team at The Cocktail Club!