Soho House & Co. is hiring a

Bartender - Beach Bar

Miami Beach, United States

Who we are…

Soho House & Co is a collection of members' clubs, restaurants, hotels and cinemas, catering to those in the film, media, fashion and creative industries. The company has unique ventures throughout the UK, USA, Canada and Europe, with new openings planned for all global regions, with the addition of Asia in 2019.

The vibe…

At Soho House culture is everything and we believe that our Houses are only as good as the people who work within them. Whether it’s a private members’ club, hotel, restaurant, spa or gym each of our sites has its own style and atmosphere. We aim to make sure that all our guests and members have a great time and we firmly believe it’s our people who make that happen.

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HOW WE WORK ** HOW WE HAVE FUN ** and ** WHY WE STAY

The venue…

Soho Beach House overlooks Miami Beach, our House is set in a 15-story tower at the northernmost point of the Art Deco district. The main pool is surrounded by daybeds for reading and relaxing with a private stretch of beach with full waiter service. Our Club Bar is a nod to 1940s Cuba, featuring rotating art installations, a terrace, sofas and tables and other spaces and amenities that our members can enjoy. Our members are like-minded people with creative souls, and Soho House is a place to have fun, meet and grow.

The team…

At Soho House the Bar team reports to a Bar Manager. The team is comprised of problem solvers who can think quickly on their feet and are experts in providing exceptional service through unique experiences. The team is approachable yet sales oriented and passionate about food, drink and culture. They are adaptable, team players who proactively take ownership of deliverables and humbly provide results.

The role…

At Soho House, the Bartender is responsible for preparing alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, serving food and providing excellent service accompanied by rememberable experiences to all guests and members who visit a Soho House & Co. property. As a Bartender you are an extension of the brand, management team and global food and drink program. As a result, you will be responsible for professional behavior, charismatic and positive energy to create a fun environment that drives conversation and sales.

A successful Bartender will greet customers, learn and remember their preferences, answer questions, recommend menu items, and prepare and serve beverages. You will also upsell items, create recipes, utilize proper equipment and ingredients, and handle basic cleaning duties. To succeed as a Soho House Bartender, you should have a neat appearance and an engaging, friendly personality. You should be efficient, observant, knowledgeable, and personable with a thirst for all things craft cocktails!

Main Duties

  • Follow steps of service and company guidelines for preparing cocktails and other juices and drinks used at the bar
  • Maintain a clean and organized section as well as collaborate with other bartenders to; wash glassware and utensils after each use, Clean up after customers and clean work area
  • Educate guests and members about beverage options learned through House Tonic trainings
  • Discuss and describe daily specials, seasonally influenced menu items and food pairing options to promote additional sales through creating optimal experience for dining
  • Collect payment on all sold items and operate a cash register
  • Check identification of customers to make sure they meet age requirements for purchase of alcohol and tobacco products as well as determine when a customer has had too much alcohol.
  • Arrange bottles and glasses to make attractive displays that promote specific beverage options and can increase overall sales and member / guest experience
  • Serve customers in a friendly and helpful manner
  • Monitor and maintain an inventory of supplies and delegate replenishment of items to Barbacks
  • Mix ingredients according to drink recipes to maintain a globally unified beverage program and consistent experience

Requirements

Required Skills/Qualifications

  • 2+ years’ experience working in high-volume F&B operation
  • Craft cocktail experience and working with seasonally influenced perishable items
  • Ability to multitask and deliver drink requests in a timely and efficient manner while maintaining consistency
  • Strong communication and people skills
  • Flexible schedule and reliable
  • Tips certified.
  • Micros a plus.

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to seize, grasp, turn and hold objects with hands.
  • Must be able to work on your feet for at least 8 hours.
  • Fast paced movements are required to go from one part of the club to others.
  • Must be able to move, pull, carry or lift at least 40 pounds.
  • Occasionally kneel, bend, crouch and climb as required.

Benefits

Why work with us...

Soho House offers competitive compensation packages that feature global benefits and perks. Whether you’re seeking entry-level employment or a new opportunity to expand your profession, we offer training to develop the technical and managerial skills necessary to enhance your career.

  • Health Care + 401K: Full time employees are eligible for full benefits; Medical, Dental & Vision as well as Retirement fund with a 2% match
  • Paid Time Off: Full- Time Employees have sick day's + vacation days
  • Career Development: Soho House can progress your career domestically or internationally as well as managerially or technically
  • Soho Impact: Empowering the Soho House Community to make positive change, through mentoring, apprenticeship, local outreach and sustainability
  • Learning & Development: An extensive range of internally and externally run courses are available for all employees.
  • Cookhouse & House Tonic: Celebrating our passion for food and drink. Check out our monthly calendars and get involved in trips, training's and events. Available to all.
  • Team Events: From fitness sessions to cinema screenings and art classes, each month we hold a series of fun events which you can sign up to.
  • Family Meal: Whilst on duty in our Houses & Restaurants you will be provided with a substantial meal free of charge.