Senior Head Bartender

London  |  Hospitality

Role Type
Fixed Term Contract
Salary Overview
£40,000 to £45,000 per annum OTE inclusive TRONC
Competitive Salary
Expiry Date


Do you love being creative and fun with your drinks?
Do you like managing a team whilst ensuring a positive dynamic?
Are you passionate about the beverage industry? 

If YES! We may have the job for you… 

With three amazing venues situated on the eighth floor or one of the most iconic landmarks in London, OXO is searching for a new Bartender to join its thriving restaurants on the Southbank. Our culture is based on inclusivity; we embrace diversity. Whoever you are, OXO has a place for you.

As the new Senior Head Bartender, you will work 40 hours a week in our OXO Bar / Restaurant on a Fixed Term Contract.

How we reward your hard work…

Being part of Harvey Nichols, we champion career development and are passionate about our people. We will do all we can to support your journey and career path with us. Alongside this you will have access to a world of amazing benefits such as;

·Up to 40% off fashion

·Up to 40% off hospitality, foodmarket and hampers

·30% off beauty and perfumery, wine and spirits

·Clothing allowance

·Competitive service charge (TRONC)

·Paid overtime

You will also have access to charity days, a season ticket/bike loan; learning and development opportunities; to our Employee Assistance Program - Retail Trust and recognition schemes and the opportunity to join one of our Employee groups – Wellbeing, Diversity & Inclusion and Sustainability. These are just some of the reasons people join and stay!

About the role…

As a Senior Head Bartender, you will be helping prepare beverage for our customers and make their experience with us a memorable 5* experience. You will:

  • Direct the bar operations team to ensure both customer and employee satisfaction is achieved in a motivated and cohesive environment.
  • To ensure guest expectations are exceeded and seek opportunities to improve the guest experience by seeking feedback and evaluating service levels. Implementing and developing strategies to improve where necessary.
  • To work closely with senior management and head sommelier in developing the overall beverage offering and create cocktail lists.

Is this you?

We are looking for individuals who embrace diversity, love a challenge, are passionate about luxury retail and food and are looking for something uniquely different.

  • Have you done something like this before?
  • As Head Bartender you will ideally have a successful high end restaurant background with proven experience supervising teams.
  • Demonstrate excellent attention to detail and customer service skills.
  • Demonstrate an excellent knowledge of the beverage industry, especially cocktails (mixologist is a plus).
  • Have experience of leading, training and coaching a team.
  • Impeccable command of the English language both written and spoken.
  • Passion for food and beverage and keeping up to date with latest liquor and food trends.

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you!

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