Garth’s Brew Bar is opening in November of 2019 and is looking for a Bar Manager.
The ideal candidate in this position must thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, maintaining a courteous demeanor with customers, as well as effectively make use of downtime. Strong leadership and personnel management skills should be accompanied by a customer service orientation and commitment to company values and image. The bar manager pays close attention to all operational details to ensure the comfort, safety and enjoyment of guests and job satisfaction of team members, as well as the financial success of the establishment.
What Do You Do?:
Help breweries thrive by creating the ultimate tasting experience for guests
You will work as part of the bar’s operations team to ensure you create a rich consumer experience, build guest loyalty and reflect the brand while maintaining a positive and productive work environment.
You earn your salary by leading and creating efficiencies to the bar operations and maintaining a positive and productive work environment.
Along with the owner and other bartenders, you will contribute to building a business that is well known for excellent customer service, quality beer selection and beer education.
Mission Statement & Core Values:
Garth’s is Madison’s beer temple with a cozy atmosphere, educated staff, and well-thought out beer selection that is built with the craft beer drinking community top-of-mind. We’re here to help breweries thrive and raise the bar of bars in the Madison area.
At Garth’s, we take our core values very seriously. During your weekly 1-1 meetings with the owner, you will discuss areas you’re excelling and areas where you can improve within the following core values:
1. We Before Me: What can we do for others?
2. Make, Own and Learn From Mistakes: Where are our weak points?
3. Thrash First: Are we making action a top priority?
4. Care In All We Do: Is our heart in it?
5. Positivity: Are we facing adversity with a healthy dose of optimism?
Organizational Position & Internal Collaboration:
You report to the owner, Garth, with whom you negotiate your salary and coordinate & prioritize daily assignments and weekly 1-1 meetings.
You will also work closely with bartenders that are responsible for carrying out other tasks and expectations that you set for them. The bartenders will report directly to you and you will be responsible for staff training, scheduling and performance.
All team members of Garth’s are expected to positively contribute to the culture of continuous improvement through intentional focus on the objectives specific to their role.
For you, the Bar Manager, this includes but is not limited to:
Short term, the expectation is that you will master all of the components of a bar manager and establish on-going relationships with guests, team members and other connected businesses and brands
Long term, the expectation is that you contribute to the business’s marketing, training and sales process by increasing the return rate of guests. You’ll also study and learn what it takes to become a better bar manager with the opportunity to lead the opening of future establishments
After each business day, you’ll email a recap of how the day/night went and where there were areas for improvement or success.
In relation to your areas of decision-making responsibility, you will need to make the following decisions:
Hours in your role are anticipated to be on average 40-45 hours per week and will be a mix of nights and weekends
Professional Growth Opportunities:
Your internal training plan includes the following areas:
It will be your responsibility to proactively educate yourself on industry news by subscribing to newsletters, taking courses like the Micro Matic Draught System course and other tasting classes. There is potential to be reimbursed for continued learning.
Your job contains the following opportunities of increased responsibility in the following areas:
Emails and resumes can be sent to email@example.com
Please Note: This Job Description is neither definitive nor restrictive and may be modified to meet changing needs. Garth’s Brew Bar is an equal opportunity establishment.