Bar Manager

Nightcap PLC

LondonIn the region of £33,000 - £36,000 per annum depending on experience + Bonus Scheme!Full time

Bar Manager

What's in it for you?

  • We expect to offer a salary in the region of £33,000 - £36,000 per annum depending on experience.
  • Exciting bonus scheme so you share in the business’ success.
  • Bespoke training and development, giving you all the tools for 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.
  • World-class bartender training.
  • 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 not forgetting our annual Nightfest staff party, where over we all come together to celebrate. It's an event you won't want to miss!

We’ve got BIG plans and need incredible leaders to support our growth. We are looking for Bar Managers to join the team, you’ll receive an introduction to the business like no other, spending time with Company allowing you to understand the business like never before. You’ll also receive our world class cocktail training, giving you all the tools, you need before we appoint you into one of our amazing London venues.

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!

You will have:

  • At least x1 year experience working in a busy bar as a Senior Bartender or Team Leader.
  • Passion for delivering for your customers.
  • Experience developing a team.
  • 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 love of hospitality.
  • Build relationships with all employees.
  • Guide and motivate the Team towards delivering unforgettable experiences and support their development.
  • Eagerness to learn all things Nightcap.


Once you are in a venue you’ll be responsible for:

  • Overseeing 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.
  • Being 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.