Bar Jobs Melbourne

Job Details

Hiring OrganizationElwood Bathers
Post TitleBar Jobs Melbourne
Post NameBar Manager
Qualification Any Graduate
Employment TypeFull Time
Work Hours8 Hours
Salary AUD 4700 To AUD 4800 Per Month
Location Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3184

Job Description

Elwood Bathers is seeking an experienced Bar Manager for a stunning beachside venue

  • Competitive salary
  • The dynamic and vibrant, fun-loving team
  • Previous experience required

Elwood Bathers is a beachfront venue that boasts spectacular views and includes a restaurant, private dining room, events space, outdoor terrace, and bar area.

We are looking for an experienced, hands-on, highly organized, and creative Bar Manager to help lead our team. We have an extremely loyal and genuine group of regulars who flock to us for all occasions to enjoy our cocktails, wine, and extensive beverage selection which the Bar Manager is responsible for.

At Elwood Bathers, we always want to deliver for our guests – providing a spectacular setting, high-quality food, and beverages with exceptional service. To achieve this, we are looking for an experienced Bar Manager who is guest-focused, motivated, driven, and engaging to provide an outstanding customer experience. This role is for a person who has worked in and thrives in a busy environment.

What we can offer you:

  • A spectacular setting where people come to celebrate and socialize
  • Year-long beach vibes
  • A work-life balance with a structured roster that works for you
  • A committed senior management team to develop and mentor you
  • Creative development of cocktails and drinks menus
  • Massive cocktail culture and sales
  • High energy, passionate team environment
  • Multi-bar management experience opportunity
  • Career growth and development
  • Inclusive work environment
  • Business management training
  • Wine education and purchasing

Key Responsibilities:

  • Day-to-day control of multiple bars across the venue
  • Creative development of the cocktail program
  • Costing, stock control, and stock management
  • Supplier relationship management and development
  • Ordering and managing beverage COGS
  • Training and maintaining culture in your bars
  • Rostering and recruitment
  • Cleaning, repair, and maintenance of bar and related equipment
  • Bar menu costing, planning & development
  • Maintaining systems and operations to ensure smooth running in your absence
  • Work with the General Manager on the marketing of the restaurant, function spaces, and bar
  • Look for ways to improve profitability and increase revenue


  • Two years of experience as a Bar Manager or similar senior role
  • Passion for the industry
  • Extensive knowledge of wines, beers, cocktails, and current beverage trends
  • Strong people management and coaching skills to lead a high-energy team
  • Experience running large beverage programs is desirable, as maintaining a controlled inventory will be a key focus
  • High level of personal grooming essential
  • Strong computer literacy
  • Team-orientated
  • Outgoing, personable, and friendly personality
  • Creative flair
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Available to work weekends, evenings & early mornings

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