Thursday, April 24, 2014

Bartender / Mixologist / Barrister

Our client a fast growing hotel, situated in the suburbs of Nairobi, is seeking to recruit a Bartender / Mixologist / Barrister to join their team. 
The hotel offers restaurant, conference and room services.
 Job Overview: The purpose of this position is to interact with our guests and ensure they have a great experience when dining at the resort. 
Bartenders are responsible for positive guest interactions while accurately mixing and serving beverages to guests and servers in a friendly and efficient manner. 
At all times, bartenders are expected to be attentive to our guest needs and making them feel welcome, comfortable, important and relaxed. 
Job Duties


  • Greet guests, take beverage orders from the restaurant servers or directly from guests.
  • Mix drinks, cocktails and other bar beverages as ordered and in compliance with company standards.
  • Create drink recipes.
  • Check identification of guests to verify age requirements for purchase of alcohol
  • Handle an assigned house bank and follow all cash handling procedures.
  • Collect payment for drinks served and balance all receipts.
  • Ensure that the assigned bar area is fully equipped with tools and products needed for
  • mixing beverages and serving guests.
  • Prepare inventory or purchase requisitions as needed to replenish supplies.
  • Serve snacks or food items to guests seated at the bar where appropriate.
  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of food and beverage products, menus and
  • promotions.
  • Maintain a clean working area by sweeping, vacuuming, dusting, cleaning of glass doors and windows, etc. as needed.
  • Provide guidance to guests on restaurant activities, dining options and general information.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications
  • At least 4-5 years experience in a similar position (bartender).
  • Certificate or Diploma in Hospitality or hotel management
Skills required
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Creative skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Listening skills
  • Customer service skills
Interested candidates who meet the above criteria should submit their online application clearly detailing their suitability for the position on or before 25th April 2014 at http://goo.gl/T8sryH

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

CVs WITHOUT Current and Expected Remuneration Package will not be considered.