Position Overview: We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Beverage Manager to lead our beverage program at our renowned steakhouse restaurant. The Beverage Manager will oversee all aspects of the beverage department, including creating and implementing innovative beverage strategies, managing inventory, training staff, and ensuring an exceptional guest experience.
- Oversee beverage procurement, inventory management, and vendor relationships to maintain optimal stock levels while controlling costs.
- Train and mentor bar staff to enhance their product knowledge, customer service skills, and adherence to responsible service practices.
- Collaborate with the culinary team to ensure seamless pairing of beverages with food offerings, enhancing the overall dining experience.
- Monitor guest feedback and industry trends to continuously improve the beverage program, identifying opportunities for innovation and enhancement.
- Implement effective marketing and promotional strategies to drive beverage sales, create seasonal offerings, and encourage repeat business.
- Maintain compliance with all relevant health, safety, and licensing regulations, promoting a safe and responsible environment for both guests and employees.
- Assist in achieving financial objectives by forecasting requirements, preparing an annual budget, analyzing variances, and initiating corrective actions.
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Hospitality Management, Culinary Arts, or related field preferred.
- Proven experience as a Beverage Manager or in a similar leadership role within the restaurant or hospitality industry.
- Exceptional knowledge of beverage products, trends, and industry best practices.
- Strong understanding of cost control, inventory management, and financial analysis.
- Excellent leadership, communication, and team management skills.
- Ability to multitask and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
- Passion for delivering outstanding guest experiences and maintaining high standards of service.
If you are a passionate Beverage Manager with a keen eye for detail, a flair for creativity, and a dedication to elevating the beverage experience at our esteemed steakhouse, we invite you to join our team and contribute to the success of our restaurant.